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WR Yuma makes recycled 3D printed sunglasses that are eco-friendly and stylish

Sep 5, 2017 | By BenedictBelgian startup W.R. Yuma is using 3D printing to make sunglasses made from plastic waste. The stylish 3D printed sunglasses are made from car dashboards, soda bottles, and even refrigerators.Green energy, recycling, saving the planet… these are all undoubtedly good things, but it’s not often you’ll hear them described as “cool.” Maybe by high school science teachers, but that hardly counts.But what if the recycling of plastic waste could make you, well, actually...

Will a pair of reading glasses from Poundland do the trick when YOUR eyesight fails?

By Adrian Monti for the Daily MailPublished: 18:47 EDT, 11 September 2017 | Updated: 19:37 EDT, 11 September 2017 When you start to struggle to see the words on a page or menu, it’s time to buy reading glasses. This usually happens in your 40s as a result of the age-related condition presbyopia, caused by the lens in the eye losing its flexibility and becoming stiff.As a result, the eye finds it harder to switch from focusing on things at a distance to small close-up images, such...

The Best Cheap Sunglasses

Since every pair of sunglasses we tested provided the full amount of UV protection, we dismissed sunglasses based on other criteria, such as comfort, build quality, and design. All of the sunglasses we tested were 100 percent UV protective, and polarized.Despite having metal hinges, the arms on the Retro Rewind Classic Polarized Sunglasses were difficult to fold and unfold—they produced a strange, vibrating sensation and a creaking noise when we moved them—and these sunglasses...