The traditional hammer, unchanged for centuries, now appears to be going the way of the dodo. With innovative designs like Fiskar’s IsoCore, the days of hands and arms numbed by the shock of impact are over. By applying surprisingly simple but critical principals of mechanical engineering that dampen and redirect vibration, this new hammer delivers four-times less shock than a wood-handled equivalent.
Two Brooklyn- based gastronomic gurus, Legendary Dutch brewer Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø of the bar Tørst & Canadian chef Daniel Burns of the Michelin-starred restaurant Luksus have teamed on a 60-recipe collection of creatively crafted food & beer that elevates both to new levels of flavor & refinement.
Milwaukee’s Demolition gloves are purpose-built for hard work. Armortex, a material often used for diving gloves, is used in the thumbs, fingertips, & palms, giving them great grip & dexterity as well as protection from cuts & tears. They also feature padding in the knuckles & a Smartswipe knuckle, allowing you to use touchscreens without getting dirt & grime on your device.
It’s a protective hard-shell case for your iPhone 6 that also features a pair of tangle-free earbuds integrated right into the case itself. 1-button touch control on the buds allows simple 1-click phone answer & end, play & pause, 2-click song skip, etc. Made of polycarbonate & ABS, the case weighs less than 2 ounces and is available in silver, black, red, & gold.
Author Tim Wainwright uses classical economics and modern business theory to explain why the multi-billion dollar drug cartels work the way they do. Based on seven years of reporting in more than a dozen countries, he provides fascinating, humorous and novel insights into a worldwide underground industry.
Whether you attempt to consume all 99 of the carefully curated craft beers on this scratch-off chart or just hang it on the wall to admire your options, this hand-illustrated infographic print is a unique piece of functional art. Printed on high-quality 100lb. archival paper.
Graphic designer Peter Majarich is obsessed with not just films but movie posters, too. For his self-motivated “A Movie Poster A Day” project he’s in the midst of creating 365 original movie posters. Now they’re for sale. Choose from The Dark Knight, Inception, Mad Max, The Shining, & 361 others.
If you ever packed the family-size bottle into your luggage for vacation or carried it in your backpack far into the wilderness, you’re ready for the latest offering from the King Of All Hot Sauces: Sriracha in packets. 5 grams per packet & available in 50 or 200 pack boxes; exactly what your food requires, everywhere, all the time.
The latest in the Big Ideas Simply Explained series, The Movie Book profiles 100 of the best movies ever made throughout the world. From the silent era to 21st century sci-fi, this book covers the most influential films with innovative graphics & straightforward writing, making the relevance of these masterpieces easier to understand.
It has happened to the best of us and apparently to the worst of us. Hitler snorting coke. Lenin going mental. These and other stories from the untold annals of history populate the pages of this entertaining first installment in a new series from historian Giles Miles called History’s Unknown Chapters.