Gorilla Glass-maker plans to produce glass suitable for folding iPhones

Enlarge / A folding phone by Oppo. (credit: Brian Shen) According to Wired, glass-maker Corning is “working on ultrathin, bendable glass that’s 0.1 millimeters thick and can bend to a 5 millimeter radius” that may be usable for smartphone displays within two years. Corning produces Gorilla Glass used in Apple’s iPhones, as well as in […]

‘Glass’ is an Adequate ‘Split’ Sequel and a Terrible ‘Unbreakable’ Sequel

When M. Night Shyamalan’s Unbreakable was released in November of 2000, expectations were unreachably high. His previous film, The Sixth Sense, was a worldwide sensation, grossing nearly $ 300 million domestic (on a $ 40 million budget), introducing one of the all-time great twist endings, and branding its writer/director as the next Spielberg. Unbreakable hit theaters […]

“Scary” reality: Meds tainted with germs, glass, carcinogens, mystery particles

Enlarge / What else is in there? (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) An investigation by Kaiser Health News into thousands of recent drug recalls reveals a frightening record of medicines in the US being tainted with dangerous bacteria, mold, glass shards, rubber bits, cancer-causing chemicals, mysterious powders, and worrying metal particles. There were also cases of medications […]

New TV spot for Glass will make you want to believe in super powers

Enlarge / Elijah Price, aka “Mr. Glass” (Samuel L. Jackson), Kevin Wendell Crumb, aka “The Horde” (James McAvoy), and David Dunn (Bruce Willis) find themselves thrown together in a mental institution. (credit: Universal Pictures) An evil genius in a wheelchair and a psychotic serial killer with superhuman abilities join forces to escape from a mental […]

Man Crashes Car Through Glass Door, Drives on Runway at Lyon Airport

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High blood pressure symptoms: A glass of this juice a day can lower your elevated reading

HIGH blood pressure symptoms are rarely noticeable but if the condition is left untreated potentially fatal complications can occur. Simple lifestyle changes can both prevent and control high blood pressure – in particular you should be careful to eat ands drink the right things. Drinking a particular juice daily could help lower your elevated reading.

Go There: Glass Beach, California

Go There is an OZY series of video postcards from locations with an intriguing story. People come from all over the world to visit the shores of Mendocino County, California, and take in their raw beauty. In the early 20th century, however, locals came to do something far more mundane: dump their garbage. The cliffs […]