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How to Build Your Own $18,000 Robotic 360° Camera Rig for $650

In one of the most daring (and cost saving) feats of do it yourself engineering we’ve ever seen, the folks at YouTube channel Indy Mogul managed to …

Sorry, Donald Trump, being 'first' in space doesn't matter anymore

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump likes to say that he's going to make America's space program "first" again. The details of his plan to …

Space Science

Greg Lavardera + Tedd Benson = Alliance For Modern Methods of Construction

credit: Bensonwood/ Greg La Vardera<p>Tedd Benson is one of the most interesting builders in America; he has been looking at the way houses have been …

Prefab Homes

Inside the futuristic campuses tech's fastest-growing companies are building

Tech's cutting-edge companies are not only building products that will shape our future, but they're also building campuses with a vision to match.<p>It's not enough to just have a nice cafeteria or a volleyball court anymore. Today's tech companies strive for architectural showpieces that make a …

San Francisco

What If The Drivers Owned Uber, An NYU Professor Asks

Arun Sundararajan, a professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business, has been thinking a lot about the impact of Uber, Airbnb and other companies that are defining “the sharing economy.” In a new book, Sundarajan caps off 220 pages of careful analysis with a provocative final chapter …

Sharing Economy

Marshawn Lynch shot down a rumor that he's never spent his NFL earnings, but had a powerful explanation for being financially savvy

Presumably, Lynch had been living off of the estimated $5 million per year he made off of endorsements and other business ventures.<p>Lynch recently sat down with Sports Illustrated's Jon Wertheim in a wide-ranging interview and discussed the rumors of Lynch's financial savvy.<p>When asked whether he …

NFL

Cool Facts About Men's Fashion You Didn't Know

We get it. You’re a master of your sartorial domain when it comes to throwing together a winning outfit. You’re the type of guy who’d get the wink of …

Barr's Slumpbuster Streamer Fly Tying Video Instructions

Trump protesters smash door, break through barriers

<b>(CNN) —</b> Protesters lit fires, smashed a door and threw rocks outside a Donald Trump rally Tuesday night in New Mexico -- the latest scuffle to follow the presumptive Republican nominee's campaign.<p>The scene outside Albuquerque's convention center was chaotic as police ushered protesters away from …

Justice

A Master Photographer Returns to Staging the Surreality of Suburbia

A new exhibition and book illuminate all things Gregory Crewdson.<p>Call it "Renaissance Rural," "Operatic Americana," or, "Melancholy Chic," but the influential style of photographer Gregory Crewdson has been capturing eyes with rays of magic-hour light for decades. Now, the Gagosian Gallery launches …

Photographers

Take a look inside this Hyperloop pod to allay your claustrophobia

The most common reaction I get when explaining the concept of the Hyperloop to people who have never heard of it is: "Hell no." No one wants to be the first to step inside a windowless pod that careens through an airless tube at almost the speed of sound. No one wants to imagine what could happen …

High-speed Rail

SpaceX is about to attempt another extremely difficult landing

The Falcon 9 rocket will be launching out of Cape Canaveral, Florida, carrying a communications satellite called Thaicom 8 that weighs nearly 7,000 lbs. As of Tuesday afternoon, weather conditions look good for the launch.<p>Once up, the satellite, which was built by aerospace manufacturer Orbital ATK …

Space Travel

A former fashion exec is selling his historic New York City townhouse for $17 million

The historic brick townhouse, found just west of Union Square in Greenwich Village, is quirky but elegant, with both original prewar details and modern updates. It's a four-story, five-bedroom elevator building with 3,800 square feet and a private back garden.<p>Duffy, who helped co-found the Marc …

Real Estate

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