The Scented Glasses No One Asked For Have Finally Arrived

If you've ever wondered what would happen if Bonne Bell took control of the optometry industry, wonder no more: scented glasses are here, presumably to give you the best smelling migraines of your life. [InventorSpot] » 6/19/10 4:00pm 6/19/10 4:00pm

Can Eye Exercises Prevent Needing Glasses?

Short answer: No. What's more, "an unnecessary workout by reading the paper without glasses will only lead to blurriness, headaches and frustration," says one ophthalmologist. Your eyes can drop that tiny free weight now. [NYT] » 6/15/10 2:20pm 6/15/10 2:20pm

James Bond Really Ought To Be A Brown, Pashto-Speaking Woman

Imagine you want to infiltrate a terror cell. Do you send a white guy in a tux? Yesterday, an AP story was published about MI6, Britain's secret spy agency, and the recruiting campaign it launched about a year ago. More than 20,000 people have since applied, and they don't all look like Daniel Craig. Or Roger Moore,… » 7/14/08 12:00pm 7/14/08 12:00pm