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What I've Learned: The World's Most Traveled Man

<b>Mike Spencer Bown has been on the road since 1990.</b> That's 23 years of constant travel, during which he has been to every single country on earth, traveling more and for longer stretches than anyone else in the world. We're not just talking putting his foot over the border and grabbing a passport …

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Wall decals open a window to The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD

In celebration of Nintendo's newly released title, <i>The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD</i>, wall graphics retailer Blik is offering decals featuring art inspired by the game.<p>Decals are on sale for $37 each and are modeled after stained glass window art. Choices include Link fighting the Helmaroc …

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You Built What?!: A Compact Mechanical Crossbow With the Precision of a Laser

Wrist-mounted weaponry brought to you by the letter Y<p>Last October, after hurting his knee playing hockey, Patrick Priebe was holed up in his apartment near Cologne, Germany, with nothing to do. He was sitting at his computer, staring at his keyboard, when the "Y" key caught his eye. Priebe didn't …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Winter<p>The silver lining to no early spring? Deeply discounted winter essentials.<p>21 Photos2 days agoView More<p>Super Bowl<p>No one makes a halftime show …

The 20 big questions in science

From the nature of the universe (that's if there is only one) to the purpose of dreams, there are lots of things we still don't know – but we might do soon. A new book seeks some answers<p>1 What is the universe made of?<p>Astronomers face an embarrassing conundrum: they don't know what 95% of the …

Piloting A Drone Is Hell

Drone pilots are remote but not detached.<p>The cover story for the <i>Atlantic</i>'s September issue reveals a surprising truth: drone warfare is more like <i>The Truman Show</i> than <i>Terminator</i>. In the future, autonomous robots might fight our battles for us, but for now, war is all too human; we rely on human …

10 Incredibly Cool Cars (Second-Hand & Affordable Edition)

It’s not that you <i>can’t</i> buy a new car, it’s just that you might not <i>want</i> to. Why dump a ton of money on a flashy new vehicle would you could spend less …

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'Breaking Bad' Recap: Family Feud

As the show's pace accelerates, the tight-knit White-Schrader family unravels<p>Skyler White towers over Hank Schrader. It's just a quirk of the …

The Week In Numbers: On-Demand Quantum Teleportation, A New Mammal Species, And More

<b>2 pounds</b>: the weight of the olinguito, an adorable carnivorous mammal species just discovered in South America<p><b>20 millikelvins</b>: the temperature at which scientists recently achieved reliable, on-demand quantum teleportation<p><b>700 miles per hour</b>: the speed at which Elon Musk's proposed Hyperloop railway …

Dear NHL, Take the Fall for Olympians and Boycott Sochi

George Takei, bless his heart, can protest all he wants, but the Winter Olympics will not be moved from Sochi -- to Vancouver, or anywhere else. Not …