Ethan writes reviews and articles about science for Reviewed.com, and edits the Science Blog. He's originally from Vermont and thinks the bicycle and guitar are examples of perfected technology. Prior to Reviewed.com, he studied furiously at Middlebury College.
Articles and Reviews by Ethan Wolff-Mann
Kenmore 68802 Refrigerator Review
August 28, 2013 – It's hard to fault its performance given the budget price.
What Your Tax Dollars Bought: NASA Technology in Your Daily Life
August 22, 2013 – You may not realize how much NASA has done for you.
OLED Televisions Leave No Room for Improvement (Almost)
August 20, 2013 – OLED televisions can produce perfect black levels. With no light left to suppress, what does this mean for televisions?
Electrolux EW30GC60IS 30-Inch Gas Cooktop Review
August 20, 2013 – Impressive looks, but average results.
How Dryers Destroy Clothes: We Delve Into the Research
August 08, 2013 – A look at the scientific literature that deals with the damage that dryers do to fabric.
Electrolux EW30IC60LS 30-Inch Induction Cooktop
August 08, 2013 – With cooktops like this on the market, it's hard to believe induction isn't more popular.
Don’t Worry, Saving Water Doesn’t Hurt Washer Performance
August 05, 2013 – We look to our data to see if governmental efficiency standards are likely to hurt washer performance
How We Score Almost Everything: The S-Curve
July 25, 2013 – Meet one of the greatest tools at our disposal.
Do You Know How an LED Works?
July 24, 2013 – LEDs light up the world and do so much for you. Get to know this loyal servant.
Don’t Get Played by Your Own Brain: The Confirmation Bias
July 16, 2013 – Even the human thought processes can get bugs.
How Long Could a Tour de France Rider Power Your House?
July 16, 2013 – What if we could put all that hard work to use?
Image Stabilization Testing: How Do We Accurately Simulate Camera Shake?
July 16, 2013 – Unlike most performance testing, image stabilization requires a bit ingenuity to measure.
Thermador SGSX365FS 36-Inch Gas Cooktop Review
June 28, 2013 – A classic cooktop that lives up to its reputation.
GE JGAS02SENSS 24-Inch Compact Gas Range Review
June 26, 2013 – If size is your main criteria, this may be as good as it gets.
Tesla's Battery Swap Plan Retreads a Cure for EV Range Anxiety
June 24, 2013 – A ninety-second swap exchanges an empty Tesla Model S battery for a fresh one, and could make recharging a thing of the past.
Self-Parking Volvo Is Your Personal Valet
June 21, 2013 – Volvo is testing a car that not only parks itself, but can even find a spot on its own. It could revolutionize urban driving.
North Koreans May Have Found the Coolest Status Symbol
June 21, 2013 – North Korea has one of the oddest instances of conspicuous consumption.
This Phone Solar Panel Could Save Your (Social) Life
June 20, 2013 – A French startup's solar technology hopes to increase phone battery life by 20 percent.
Lytro Gets WiFi and a New Social Network
June 19, 2013 – This innovative camera's new social life might attract a new fan base.
Only You Can Help Prevent Dryer Fires: 4 Safety Tips
June 19, 2013 – There are around 15,000 dryer fires per year, and most are preventable.