Earlier today, Taryn discussed how humidity can threaten your tech gear. But sometimes it's as just easy to forget how much a bit of moisture will cool you down on a hot day. While a lot of places suffer from humid heat, there are parts of the country that are just scorched bone dry by the sun. In these places, humidifiers make life a little more bearable.

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1. Karim Rashid Aroma This humidifier is combined with a scent vaporizer to keep things smelling nice while cooling you down.
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2. Mast Humidifier This humidifier is one of those great devices that doesn't even need any electricity to work. It's carved from Japanese Cypress.
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3. Felt Humidifier This humidifier requires no electricity and uses felt to redistribute humidity into the ambient air. On top of that, all profits made from this venture go towards educational scholarships for impoverished children.
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4. Stadler Form Fred Humidifier This strangely-named humidifier from Stadler looks good and sets itself apart, especially if you're tired of the traditional appearance of such devices.

5. Stadler Form Oskar Humidifier
If Fred doesn't suit you, them maybe Oskar will, with his sidekick Viktor, and yes, these are all appliances from Stadler Form.