Posted On Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 02:03:23 AM
why so luminous?
Want a dazzling smile? A new trend for LED teeth that’s taking Japan by storm might be the answer. It is an LED insert which can be affixed to your teeth (a bit like a mouth guard) and lights up when you smile. You can even get a wireless hand-held computer which can control the contraption, making your teeth change colour —from a lurid green to demonic-looking red — or even blink, reports the Daily Mail.
Japanese schoolgirls have pounced on the product — which is being advertised as a ‘party in your mouth’ — and demand has gone through the roof.
Swimming is supposed to give you a healthy glow, however, these swimmers weren’t quite sure what was going on when they took a late-night dip and became a fluorescent shade of blue, reports the Daily Mail.
“It was like we were playing with radioactive paint,” said Phil Hart who snapped the bizarre sight as his friends emerged from the lake.The light is created by a chemical reaction called bioluminescence, which happens when a naturally-occuring micro-organism in the water is disturbed.
Iicence to kid
When 27-year-oldScott Allen received his provisional licence through the post, he realised something was not quite right. While his address and date of birth was accurate, the photograph showed a picture of an Asian woman in a hijab, reports the Daily Mail.
The green card, which had been issued by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, also contained the signature of an unknown person — presumed to be the woman in picture.