Graham Thompson

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Watch A Mini Do The Entire Damn Nürburgring On Two Wheels

A man just drove the entire 12.9 mile lap of the Nürburgring Nordschleife with a lightly modified Mini Cooper—on two wheels. Here’s the whole thing …

The Lemony Chicken Soup We Make All Year Round

Avgolemono might as well be Greek for heaven (it's Greek for egg-lemon)<p>If I could eat only one soup for the rest of my life, avgolemono would probably be the top contender. It has everything one desires of a soup: bright taste, chicken, velvety texture, some vague feeling of virtuousness. No need …

Recipes

Gut health startup uBiome has raised $15.5 million and is launching a DNA test for your poop

There are a lot of startups looking at your DNA these days but uBiome stands out as unique among them for testing the DNA of microorganisms found in your fecal matter.<p>These bugs have a lot to do with your health and the startup is launching a clinical screening test called SmartGut to sequence the …

6 Things That Happened When I Tried Meditating Every Day For a Month

Finding inner peace comes with some serious perks<p>I started meditating a little over a year ago. I had the most amazing guided meditation session at a yoga studio that sent my state of mind careening into a kaleidoscope of colors.<p>Thirty minutes later, I “woke up” from my colorful state of …

Meet Chickpea Flour, Your New Gluten-Free Secret Weapon

If we had to pick one gluten-free flour that tops the rest, it'd be chickpea flour. Nutty, protein-rich, and super versatile, this flour made from …

Barn Find: 1957 Porsche 356 Speedster

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Porsche<br>• Rare<p>The Porsche 356 Speedster was developed at the request of influential automobile importer Max Hoffman, …

Bake Your Own Gluten Free Granola at Home | shopswell

I love having granola on hand but especially in the spring and fall when I spend hours out in the woods behind our home looking for wild mushrooms. …

Want to Finally Understand Physics? Read This Book

Physics is hard. It’s one of those subjects you studied for a bit in a required high school class, then left behind in college for something you …

The best recent science fiction and fantasy novels – reviews roundup

Lament for the Fallen by Gavin Chait, Night Without Stars by Peter F Hamilton, Behind the Throne by KB Wagers, Revenger by Alastair Reynolds, Crosstalk by Connie Willis<p>Gavin Chait’s first novel, <b>Lament for the Fallen</b> (Doubleday, £14.99), is a refreshingly different take on the old …

The New Classic: DM’s Lite

Dr. Martens has undertaken a project fraught with risks—refreshing their iconic boot—and nailed it. For those of us who are eight-up enthusiasts, some since our teens, the classic boot has often been relegated to cooler days because of its durable and heavy vibe. The brand has successfully updated …

Shoes

Books to give you hope: Adventures in the Anthropocene by Gaia Vince

The declaration of a geological era defined by mankind’s destruction might be cause for despair, but this book inspires with tales of resourcefulness and survival<p>• Why we’re writing about books to give you hope this summer<p>On Monday the International Geological Congress was advised to declare the …

You Need to See the Newest Porsche 911s Restored by Singer

Singer displays two new 911s restored for the same guy in Minnesota, and expects at least eight more customer cars to pop up around Monterey.<p>Since starting in 2009, Singer has lavishly restored 50 unique Porsche 911s, most of which stayed in America, with some going to Hong Kong, Moscow, Canada, …

Uber and Snapchat Are Making Bill Gurley's Unicorn Fears Come True

Don’t say Bill Gurley didn’t warn you.<p>The Benchmark venture capitalist lamented in a blog post in April that the high numbers of “unicorns”—private …

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adidas' Eco-Friendly Sneakers Close to Production

Initially revealed last year, adidas’ eco-friendly sneakers (made from recycled fish nets) are now inching closer to a production model. The seafoam green sneakers feature an uncommon, stitched paneling that showcases the use of the recycled nets while lending a bright, yet incredibly wearable, …

Researchers Discover Vast Underground Cities in Cambodia

Using cutting-edge laser scanning, archaeologists in Cambodia have just discovered massive underground cities near Angkor Wat. The massive subterranean cities, presumed to be roughly 900 to 1,400 years old, stretch across a staggering 734 square miles—about the size of Cambodia's capital Phnom …

Archaeology

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 21 – The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S Kuhn (1962)

The American physicist and philosopher of science coined the phrase ‘paradigm shift’<p>Thomas Kuhn (1922-1996) did not invent the concept of scientific revolution, but he gave it a special meaning and created a phrase – “paradigm shift” – so popular that it received the ultimate accolade: no fewer …

Cars Are Getting Bigger, And That’s a Damn Shame

The car market of 20-years ago is almost unrecognizable when you consider today’s automotive landscape. The race to fill even the smallest gap in the …

Leaky Gut Syndrome: What You Should Know About Your Gut Bacteria

There's a universe of living organisms in your digestive tract, and the little critters can do a ton for you. Up to 100 trillion cells live in your gut microbiome, forming a world that scientists are still working to understand. 100 trillion cells -- that's enough microbes to make it the highest …

Immune System

Mindfulness Anonymous: The 10-Step Process

The following 10 steps are designed to help you experience glimpses of Awareness. We need them! Here and there these moments add up. And as the whole is greater than the sum of its parts your mind, body and soul will begin to express the splendor of your unlimited power and beauty.<p>Fact: our mind is …

Meditation

A Brilliantly Designed Slimline Transparent Toaster Made From Sustainable Glass and Bamboo

In the first part of his three part sustainable kitchen series, designer James Stumpf of Stumpf Studio has created a brilliant concept toaster that …

Sustainability

7 Minutes Of Pure Ferrari 250 GTO Hillclimb Bliss

Supercars

Reference Points: Understanding The Omega Speedmaster

Welcome to the third installment of Reference Points, our series that takes an exhaustive look at some of the most important families of timepieces …

Colombian Architects Build Modular Homes for Isolated Areas

A practical solution that’s both aesthetically designed and sustainable.<p>Architectural firm COLECTIVO CREATIVO has designed prefabricated modular …

The Trinity ONE: Specialty Coffee Brewer

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Coffee

A Garden Shed

Whether you want to have a garden because you need a hobby, because you want to try growing your own food, or because you find it relaxing to have a …

Hong Kong's Hotel Indigo Features an Impressive Infinity Pool Above the City

Would you look down?<p>Hong Kong is notorious for its dizzying array of buildings and people, so dizzying and busy that often, people forget to look up. …

10 Cars You Should Not Be Driving After Thirty

We’ve all been there. Fresh license in hand, buddies in tow, headed straight to the closest fast food joint.<p>We’re talking about adventures in your …

10 Questions That Will Transform Your Life

We all know that our brains learn by repetition. So, if we want to learn a new skill or habit, repetition is key. We learn by practice. Doesn't it make sense then that the thoughts we "practice" over and over become our habits and eventually shape our character and personality?<p><i>This article was</i> …