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This Miniature Furniture for Cats Is the Cutest Thing Ever

And it's basically as nice as our furniture.<p>Recently, we’ve introduced you to a range of cat-tastic designs that demonstrate how modern cat furniture …

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10 Modern Chairs to look out for at Isaloni 2018

Creating good designs these days means thinking about the future, its sustainability in terms of the use of materials and the productive processes, …

Tesla Powerwalls will power 50 homes in a community, ‘it’s like putting around $50,000 in your pocket’, says contractor

Home builders are starting to see the advantage of incorporating solar and energy storage products directly as part of their offerings.<p>One home builder in Australia decided to make solar arrays and Tesla Powerwalls standard in 50 “knockdown rebuild homes” and claims that ‘it’s like putting around …

30 Fascinating Early Bands of Future Music Legends

Bruce Springsteen’s Sixties Garage Band the Castiles<p>In a tale later immortalized in his song “The Wish,” the Boss received his first electric guitar …

The 200 Best Songs of the 1960s

This song is best known for being the inspirational tale of the band’s hook-handed drummer, but I’ll put up the chorus of “Moulty” against any other from the decade—“Louie Louie,” “Mony Mony,” anything—as being the biggest, loudest, and most unintelligible, made all the more dynamically triumphant …

Elon Musk is worth about $23 billion and has never taken a paycheck from Tesla — here's how the notorious workaholic and father of 5 spends his fortune

Elon Musk may be the world's richest rocket scientist.<p>The 47-year-old CEO of Tesla and SpaceX and cofounder of OpenAI has said he won't be happy until we've escaped Earth and colonized Mars. Luckily, he has the mind and the money to make it happen.<p>Despite a massive net worth hovering around $23.6 …

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Tesla Model 3 in-depth video review answers all your questions

The 70-minute clip offers an exhaustive breakdown of the EV.<p>There's no shortage of Tesla Model 3 clips out there, but a detailed video review has been sorely missing -- until now, that is. The arrival of a brand-spanking new vid from the folks at the Model 3 Owners Club should tackle any lingering …

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Dodge Will Now Sell You a Hellcat Crate Engine

Hellcat all the things, burnout all the tires<p>Earlier this month, we wrapped up our year-long test of the Dodge Charger Hellcat, and we have to say, it was absolutely fantastic. No matter how hard we drove it or how many sets of tires we burned through, the Hemi-powered beast proved remarkably …

A Mortal Trained For a Marathon With Elite Athletes: Here Are Five Things He Learned

Roughly 500,000 runners will finish a marathon in 2017, based on trends from Running USA, and it’s a safe bet most of them invested countless hours …

The Recovery Fantasy Has Officially Been Put Out of Mind

During the middle 2000’s when Alan Greenspan’s Fed endeavored to change the outward monetary policy stance to “tightening”, it was not unusual for …

Business

Germany's solar-powered Smart Green Tower mimics the technology of electric cars

If a car can run on a lithium-ion battery, why can’t the same technology be applied to a city block? This is the conceptual basis of the Smart Green …

NPR Music's 30 Favorite Albums Of 2016 (So Far)

Do we even need July through December? For a year just reaching its midpoint, 2016 has already been the most. Heartbreaking, surprising, idiotic, ecstatic, life-giving, exhausting. With apologies to whatever happened in the first week of January, the wild mood swings of the last six months started …

How the Smallest Change Made This Speaker Eight Times Better Than Any Other

Say hello to Devialet's new Gold Phantom.<p>Sitting on a Soho rooftop early one sunny morning, with The Beatles' "Here Comes The Sun" blasting as the rest of New York City rushes to work, is perhaps the perfect way to start the day. That it's coming through the French company Devialet's new Gold …

Five Ways You’re Ruining Your Coffee Plus One Surprising Confession from a Master Barista

We recently sat down with master barista Giorgio Milos (yes, he is just as charismatic as his photo) at the opening of the new illy Caffe in San Francisco to pick his brain on all things coffee. We talked about the best things happening in coffee today (hint: It has to do with more cafés listening …

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7 reasons your financial life is a mess

Are you struggling to get a hold on your finances? See how to fix some common pitfalls.<p>While there are some who breathe the rarified air of having …

Can Cadillac Be Millennials' Car of Choice?

You might remember Cadillac (NYSE:GM) as the kind of car that your grandfather drove.<p>But now Cadillac is trying to be the hottest car for millennials.<p>Cadillac’s chief marketing officer Uwe Ellinghaus says the brand is aggressively reaching out to millennials.<p>“We will focus our marketing efforts …

Tesla blames 'hubris' for Model X part delays

<b>Tesla Motors has revealed that supplies of its Model X electric car have been impacted by a shortage of parts meaning delays for some who have ordered them.</b><p>It blamed its own "hubris" for overloading the Model X with technology.<p>It revealed that it delivered 14,820 cars in the first quarter, falling …

It’s a Tesla

Let’s start with the caveats: no, Tesla did <i>not</i> sell 276,000 Model 3’s in three days;1 that is the number of fully refundable pre-orders that required …

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Derek & The Dominos Appearance On ‘The Johnny Cash Show’

Famed guitarist Eric Clapton is set to issue his 23rd studio album entitled <i>I Still Do</i> on May 20. For the new release, Clapton reunited with producer</b> …

The Duke’s Hot Chocolate

Hot chocolate holds on the stove for an hour or longer, and can be stored in the refrigerator for 2 days.<p>This hot chocolate has a pedigree. It dates …

This 1937 Film Perfectly Explains the Secrets of Engine Lubrication

A vast number of the engineering challenges faced by those who develop internal-combustion engines come down to one simple factor: friction. Countless years have gone into creating surfaces, coatings, oils, and bearings that attempt to overcome this universal force.<p>And yet the most basic way in …

Making Espresso Drinks

Get tips for making lattes like a seasoned barista.<p>Brown Sugar Caramel Latte | House of Aqua<p>While there's definitely an art to preparing the perfect …

A tiny European country just made an unprecedented move in the space mining business

Some have gone so far as to say that asteroid mining could grow to become the world's first trillion dollar business, but that still remains to be seen.<p>So far, Luxembourg and the US are the only two countries in the world who have begun to take legal action toward securing property rights for …

Ford Finally Is Getting Serious About Design

Ford Motor Company has been putting a lot of effort into design lately. There was the new GT super car/race car last year, and the killer aluminum …

Let's Face It: Tesla's Model X was a mistake

Amazing Or Not, You Can Bet Elon Musk Regrets It<p>All is not well at Tesla. On Thursday, its stock price fell to $166.99 [<i>Ed's note: as of market close on April 8, 2016, Tesla's stock price was $250.07</i>], its lowest since January, 2014. After Elon Musk silenced skeptics by delivering a new quarterly …

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Tesla is planning 2 versions of its $35,000 Model 3

The design will be unveiled in March, but we now have greater indications that the Model 3 will actually be a platform for two vehicles — a small sedan and a compact SUV — and possibly more.<p>At Electrek, Seth Weintraub offers some speculation about Model 3 pricing and configurations.<p>This follows …

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Don Henley on ‘Sloppy’ Songwriting, National Values and Cultural Decay

Community has always been important to Don Henley. Whether fighting for the rights of artists and songwriters, launching the Walden Woods Project to …

19 Banned Books That Actually Changed Your Life

"I can honestly say that reading it for the first time saved my life."<p>*The following books were banned by the user's town, school, or library.<p>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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No Reserve: 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Nomad Project

This 1957 Chevrolet Nomad (chassis VC57186019) is a longtime-owned example that was last driven in 1987 and sounds to have been stored in the …