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Tiny-home 'hotel' a cheap way to stay and play near Boulder | Adventure Sports Network

A tiny home “hotel” in Lyons, Colorado, is reinventing staying small while living large outdoors.<p>After a mobile home park literally washed away in …

This beautiful electric bike will charge itself with built-in solar panels

Leaos<p>Electric bikes are all the rage these days, especially among urban dwellers — and for good reason, too.<p>E-bikes are a green mode of …

Solar Panels

Ten Amazing Things Astrophysics Says About You

<b>1) You live on a rock</b> <br>Your home is a roughly spherical rock that orbits a star at about 100,000 miles per hour. Most of the surface is covered with a layer of water to produce lakes and oceans, and surrounding it all is a layer of air so thin that if the Earth were the size of an apple the …

Batteries With A Less Fiery Future

Lithium-ion batteries are extremely popular because they are lightweight and pack a lot of power.<p>But when they overheat, they can catch fire. This has been a problem in airplanes, cars and now the popular gift item, "hoverboards." The Consumer Product Safety Commission says it's investigating 37 …

Clean Energy

This Is the Bag You Want For When You Rob a Bank

$720 seems like a pretty hefty price for the bag, but when you consider that you'll be filling it with bundles of stolen cash it practically pays for itself. After all, how much is peace of mind worth when you're executing a heist? The "Hauly Heist" from SDR Traveller—a company that you think must …

Colorado Cold Cases: Belt buckle found with body suggests mountain biking pioneer is victim

Mike Rust on bike he designed and built.<p>“I know it sounds counter-intuitive but it’s a huge relief. It’s amazing. Wow! Okay! Finally! We’re very …

Read the Hilarious Letter a Dad Wrote When His 6-Year-Old Asked for Money

"After reviewing your account, we have found you have insufficient funds, and a history of not doing your chores."<p>When one 6-year-old boy asked his dad for an allowance to buy a new toy, the father took it as an opportunity to give the little tyke his first lesson in finance. The dad printed out a …

Scientist on Great Barrier Reef research body alleged to have fabricated expenses

A senior scientist at Australia’s key research body on the Great Barrier Reef is alleged to have fabricated research expenses worth more than half a million dollars and has been arrested on fraud charges, the Australian federal police say.<p>Daniel Alongi, 59, is accused of duping the taxpayer-funded …

Issue 325 of MBUK is in the shops now

Issue 325 of <i>BikeRadar</i>'s illustrious print sibling <i>Mountain Biking UK</i> is out in the shops now! This month is an adventure special with features …

Video: Mountain Biking Down a Volcano in Japan

This video takes us to Japan along with pro mountain biker Stevie Smith, where he sets off to ride down the slopes of a massive volcano. Stevie's …

LG shows off their incredible new smart display that you can roll up like a newspaper

Someday you may be able to pick up your smartphone, roll it up and put it in your shirt pocket. Or maybe you will decide to wallpaper your room in TV …

This is the first object 3D-printed from alien metal

So-called "asteroid mining" company Planetary Resources is built on the belief that asteroids and other objects in space are loaded with resources that we can take advantage of, both here on Earth and as we begin to explore space in earnest. The essentially infinite supply of rocks floating through …

Preview: Dainese Trail Skins Knee Guards

Lightweight and breathable plays nice with burl<p>The Dainese Trail Skins Knee Guards caught my eye at this year’s Interbike trade show. Dainese bills …

This 21-Year-Old May Have Invented a Way to Clean Up Our Oceans

Pollution

Mark Zuckerberg Is Building A Real-Life Version Of Iron Man’s Digital Assistant ‘Jarvis’

Mark Zuckerberg is known for setting himself tough challenges — whether that’s learning Mandarin, promoting equality, or (controversially) trying to solve global Internet access — but this year the Facebook founder just took things to another level. His personal project for 2016 is to bring Jarvis, …

Artificial Intelligence

Video: Autonomous Drone Captures Great Mountain Biking Footage

The promise of a truly autonomous drone that can independently follow you on your adventures, recording the journey as it goes, has been dangled out …

8 Key Tips for Enjoying Winter Mountain Biking

Everyone who knows me knows that I ride bikes. A lot. But when the weather turns cold and the snow starts to fall, I’m often asked if I continue my …

Mountain Biking

Mace Training for Mountain Biking: Hindu Warrior Training for the Trail

Training for mountain biking can be pretty tricky. While everyone knows that you need great endurance, it isn’t always pedaling based endurance that …

How to ride fast descents - MBR

Steep and techy or fast and flowy: gain maximum speed on any descent<p>Speed is addictive, and it plays a huge part in what makes mountain biking so …

Mountain Biking

POV Video: Mountain Biking in a Cedar Wonderland

Dylan Sheffer is working hard to bring back old school freeride–we want to watch more of these videos!!

First Impressions: 8-Plus Size Bikes From Scott | Mountain Bike Action Magazine

<b>SCALE 710 PLUS</b><p>We spent the least amount of time on this bike, yet it proved to be the most fun. Jumping on a bike like the Scale, it’s immediately …