04/05/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Winter Wear: 9 Coolest High-Tech Winter Accessories (PHOTOS)

Groundhog Punxsutawney Phil has spoken, and we've got another six weeks of winter to go.

But thanks to new tech that helps keep dry things dry, and warm things warm, there's no need to suffer through the rest of the winter in icy discomfort.

From ski masks that use exhaled breath to heat your face (the robot look is an added bonus) to ski pole thermoses, HuffPostTech brings you the coolest, craziest winter wear to help you beat the winter blues.

Check out this awesome gear, then see our collection of the geekiest sweaters ever!

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