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Blood-Powered Lamp Makes You Bleed for Your Light

September 22nd, 2009 link to (permalink)

We often just assume that energy to power our TVs, computers, cell phones, and other electronics will always be readily available.┬áBut the earth’s resources are scarce – a reality that designer Mike Thompson wants to illustrate (somewhat painfully) with his blood-powered lamp.

6 Responses to “Blood-Powered Lamp Makes You Bleed for Your Light”

  1. Anne Ominous Says:

    Or they can buy a candle, use it multiple times, not have to lose blood and use the money NOT spent on an idiotic idea like a one time use lamp on something more important.

  2. Julius Says:

    I was going to call you a kill joy, but then again wouldn’t that be exactly what someone dripping blood into a device for fun is.

  3. mitz Says:

    Come on guys, this is cool! It’s funky! It’s weird. What’s not to GeekLuv about this?

  4. Steven Mullaney Says:

    What is that liquid? And what would happen if you injected it into your bloodstream?

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  6. Maurine Says:

    Today, I went to the beachfront with my children. I found a sea hell and
    gave itt to my 4 ear old daughter and said “You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear.” She
    placed the shell to her ear and screamed. There was a hermit crab inside and it pinched her ear.
    She never wants to go back! LoL I knhow this is completely off topic but I had to tell someone!

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