Snacks for the trip or post-workout nutrition will be be easier to organize & take with you in GoStak portable food storage containers. Made of durable Eastman Tritan plastic, they twist & lock together into a neat stack that fits nicely in your bag or backpack.
Ever look at something like a bottle cap and wonder, who invented that? This book will tell you. And unlike Google or Wikipedia, Who Built That: Awe-Inspiring Stories of American Tinkerpreneurs will give you more than just a name & a date. It explores the thinking, the tinkering & the American cultural climate that produces these sort of everyday innovations.
This is possibly the smallest beer opener ever made. The PiCO is made of titanium & it’s also made in the USA. It weighs about the same as your enemy the bottle cap & yet pries them off effortlessly. A funded Kickstarter project.
Nuclear researcher and writer Kenneth W. Ford worked on the H bomb but when the octogenarian wanted to publish his memoirs, the government was bummed & the DOE asked him to remove 5000 words from the manuscript they deemed too secretive for publication. Ford ignored them & published the whole story.
InfiniteUSB is an open chain of USB ports, giving your device an unlimited supply of open slots. And that’s good news in these days of thinner devices with fewer ports. Plug in an Infinite & instead of limiting what you can connect, you’re simply opening up another port. Stack ’em up.
Extensively researched by WaPo sports writer Kent Babb, this no-holds-barred biography of NBA icon Allen Iverson follows the trajectory of AI’s illustrious career as well as his darker off-court life—the booze, his broken marriage & our nation’s fascination with the flawed superstar.
The Adventure Hammock is a very portable & packable single-person hammock designed for backcountry action. It comes with everything you need to hang around: screwgate carabiners, fray-resistant polypropylene cables, and a stuff-sack attached to the hammock.
They look like old Edison bulbs but Buster Bulbs are LEDs. They’re designed to give off the same warm glow as incandescent and filament lights but they’re much more energy-efficient. The teardrop-shaped glass bulbs are available in your choice of three colors: warm gold, smoked grey & bright crystal.
Romanian artist Octavian Mielu has created a unique collection of superhero prints featuring all the comic book kings: Spidey, Bat Man, The Hulk, Iron Man, & more. What makes Mielu’s work stand out is his technique—the superheroes appear to be made of nothing more than wisps of smoke.
Superfly makes cool cables for connecting & powering up your iPhone & Android devices. With bright colors and patterns, these cloth covered cables stand out amidst all the bland black & white cables you’re currently running.