06sti

597 Added | 11 Magazines | 7 Following | 9 Followers | @06sti | Keep up with 06sti on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “06sti”

Five iPhone Accessories Chris Burkard Always Carries

It’s hard to keep track of Chris Burkard. One week he's shooting surfers in California, and the next he’s trekking through Alaska. Most recently, he’s been on the road promoting his film <i>Under the Arctic Sky</i>, a movie about surfing in Iceland.<p>Burkard shoots his project with regular cameras, but …

Filmmaking

Porsche 911 GT2 RS Destroys The Nürburgring World Record

Mein Gott, it’s official. Porsche have obliterated the competition and regained the world record at the famed Nurburgring track in Germany.<p>Clocking …

Porsche

5 of the Healthiest Granola Bars, According to Nutrition Experts

Granola bars make on-the-go eating efficient, but are they actually healthy? Usually not—even though most people think so. A 2016 New York Times …

Nutrition

The 7 Best Bar Tapes for Cyclists

Our experts pick the top tapes for grip, style, comfort, and more<p>Bar tape is the unsung hero of every rider’s cycling life. It provides an essential contact point with your bike, and is one sure-fire way to make your bike feel like new.<p>Traditionally, road handlebars were wrapped in white cloth …

Cycling

Hardtail of the Year | £500, £750 and £1,000

The results are in!<p>In association with Sombrio<p>Read on to find out who came out on top in the definitive test of the best hardtail mountain bikes at …

Mountain Biking

Hiplok Z-Lok Cable Lock review - MBR

Simple security to prevent opportunist thefts.<p>A simple deterrent against opportunists. Inherently the Hiplok Z-Lok is ‘just’ a re-usable ziptie but …

ABC

Avionics V1 Electric Bike

Electric bicycles are all the rage. From high-tech offerings like the Neematic FR/1 to the more casual Pedego Airstream, there's something for every …

Electric Bikes

15 apps for your iPhone that are better than the ones Apple made

Thankfully, though, the App Store is overflowing with alternative apps, many of which are better than Apple's.<p>Whether you're looking to organize your photos, get work done, or get around town, we've scoured the App Store for the best apps that are better than the default ones on your iPhone.

Apps

How To Turn Off Your Weight Gain Hormones

<i>From the book</i> The Hormone Reset Diet: Balance your Hormones and Lose up to 15 pounds in just 3 weeks! <i>by Sara Gottfried. Copyright © 2015 by Sara Gottfried. Reprinted by permission of HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.</i><p>Here's a mind-bender: Being overweight often has nothing to do …

6 Moves To Master A Pull-Up In 8 Weeks

There are two exercises that, together, will target and tone every muscle in your upper body: push-ups and pull-ups. Push-ups strengthen the chest, shoulders, triceps, abs, and lower back, while pull-ups strengthen the lats, traps, rhomboids, abs, and biceps. This plan strengthens each muscle group …

Workouts

8 Carby Snacks That Can Actually Help You Lose Weight

Cereal isn't the enemy of weight-loss. Here's why.<p>If you're trying to lose weight, you've probably shunned carbs at some point (especially when it comes to snacks). But while refined carbs like Goldfish crackers and Pop-Tarts can spike your blood sugar and derail your weight-loss goals, your body …

Nutrition

How to Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable, According to a Green Beret

7 steps to acclimate yourself to extreme situations so you can excel at every level.<p>I've been an entrepreneur for seven years. Midway through the fourth year, things were coming to a head. I wasn't getting enough sleep. I wasn't exercising, and I wasn't keeping my mind clear with meditation.<p>In the …

Self-help

6 Habits That Help Lower Your Cholesterol

Everything you need to know about ashwagandha—the stress-fighting adaptogen of the moment

When it comes to adaptogens—the herbs that health experts like Frank Lipman, MD, tout as nature’s miracle stress fighters—ashwagandha is arguably the …

Alternative Medicine

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell has the longest range of any EV: 366 miles

Hydrogen-powered Clarity's MPGe rating will be a somewhat modest 68.<p>If you want to go far without emitting anything from your tailpipe, your new road trip warrior is here. Honda announced today that its upcoming Clarity fuel cell vehicle will have an amazing 366-mile range. That's the most you can …

Fuel Cell

2017 Mini Countryman is even bigger and now has a plug-in model

New Cooper S E Countryman promises 24 miles of EV range.<p>The least mini Mini is getting, um, less mini. Great, now we're done with the "mini" jokes from here on out. The all-new, second-generation Countryman is wider, longer, and rides on a stretched wheelbase. And oh yeah, the plug-in hybrid is the …

Autos

The New Yuba Sweet Curry Is a Pedal-Powered Cargo Dream

All the handling of the Spicy Curry, with you as the motor<p>Cargo bikes are generally the workhorses of the bike world, so I take special delight in finding models that are as fun to ride as they are utilitarian. Yuba makes this two-fer look easy with the brand-new Sweet Curry—a human-powered take on …

Cycling

The Super-Adjustable Tern Cargo Node

Carry everything you need in the least amount of space with this folding cargo bike<p>Have you ever walked into a bar and—after relaxing into a stool and ordering your drink—taken a quick scan of your surroundings that resulted in discovery of a stuffed and mounted Jackalope over the bar back?<p>Spying …

Spying

8 Ways to Make Brain-Healthy Coffee

Get the most out of your morning java, thanks to these expert tips<p>On its own, coffee is packed with health-giving antioxidants, but it's rarely the health drink it could be, thanks to the ways most people customize it. The same is true for tea.<p>There are many ways you can help ensure that your …

Nutrition

Money 101: Want to retire as a millionaire? Learn this financial term now

<i>Money 101 is an experimental USA TODAY College series. We’re diving into personal financial topics impacting college students and unpacking complex finance terms that young people need to know. Let us know what you think!</i><p>It’s one of the most powerful forces in our universe. It transforms rags to …

Personal Finance

A look inside the new Prius hybrid system

Beyond the best-yet fuel efficiency of the fourth-generation Toyota Prius lies a happy new dimension: Unlike previous-generation Priuses, this one actually can be fun to drive. Toyota's New Global Architecture (TNGA) provides much better ride and handling, while its redesigned propulsion system …

Internal Combustion Engine

Home - Turtleback Trailers

Winnebago Paseo Van

This new Winnebago ($115,000) will make the entire #vanlife movement jealous. It’s an RV disguised as a van, with a full kitchen, bathroom, generator, and electric-powered patio awning.<p>Buy Now

Bathrooms

The Best Fat Bikes of 2017

Nearly a decade has passed since we reviewed the Surly Pugsley—the world’s first commercially available fattie—and during that time fat bikes have gone from outlandish specialty machines to must-have, all-season ATVs. Today, every major manufacturer offers an entire stable of fat-bike designs, …

Build an Ultralight Camping Shelter for $35

You probably don’t camp under a tarp. Modern tents have gotten so light, affordable, and easy to set up that they really are the best option for most of us. But there’s a contingent of experienced backpackers who prefer the old-school, military-style structures for their portability and versatility.<p>…

This Is What Happens to Your Body on a Thru-Hike

This summer, my wife and I hiked the Colorado Trail, a 486-mile, high-altitude trek from Denver to Durango. While it’s a challenging hike (only about 150 people complete the trail each year), the Colorado Trail Foundation says many hikers finish in four to six weeks.<p>The hike ended up taking us 29 …

Diabetes

4 little-known facts about the interview process

You landed the job interview.<p>(High-fives and fist bumps all around, for real.)<p>Now it’s time to prepare. And one of the best ways to do this is to first understand how the game works, and what’s going on behind the scenes through the process.<p>Because once you “get” the game, you’re going to be in the …

Employment

Apple hides beautiful Retina wallpapers on ‘Something New’ website

If you’re looking for some amazing new Retina-display-quality images to wallpaper your Mac, iPhone or iPad, you might want to head over to Apple’s “Start Something New” campaign web page.<p>The sub-site — part of an ongoing advertising campaign highlighting how creative you can get with Apple products …

This is what the entire universe looks like in one image

The universe is so vast it's almost impossible to picture what it might look like crammed into one field of view.<p>But musician Pablo Carlos Budassi managed to do it by combining logarithmic maps of the universe from Princeton and images from NASA. He created the image below that shows the observable …

Universe

How to make homemade doughnuts

You don't have to be Homer Simpson to swoon over a doughnut. But no matter how wonderful they appear, it's hard to find a store-bought doughnut that compares with homemade.<p>And believe it or not, they're really not hard to make.<p><b>Devil's food doughnuts</b><p>Total time: About 1 hour<br>Servings: Makes about 1 …