8 Products That Will Make Wearing High Heels Bearable
Wearing high heels can sometimes be the equivalent to stabbing yourself in the eye, which is why it’s important to not only buy heels that like your feet, but to also take advantage of every product out there that will make them actually bearable to walk in for more than 5 minutes. Yes, this IS possible! …
Osmium is both the densest and the rarest element that you can dig out of the Earth. It's so hard that it's used (as an alloy) in places with constant pressure and wear, like the tips of fountain pens. One single cubic inch of this stuff weighs nearly a pound, and were you to somehow get a cubic foot of it, it would weigh over 1,400 pounds. Good luck with that, though: last year, the entire U.S. osmium production was only 165 pounds.
Most of us master shoe-tying in elementary school and don’t give our laces much thought after that. If your hiking boots start to wear on your feet in uncomfortable ways, though, you’ll be glad to learn a few new lacing tricks that could help improve your comfort.