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Automotive Industry

The Best Coffee Run Involves a Miura SV and the Italian Alps

On days like these...<p>One of the fathers of the Lamborghini Miura, Paolo Stanzani, died a few days ago. This short film from German filmakers Cooper Copter isn't explicitly a tribute to the man, but it might as well be. The film, called <i>Lamborghini</i>, manages to sum up everything great about the …

These Are the Greatest Driving Innovations to Come From Formula One

From brakes to spoilers and beyond.<p>Physics effects every sport, from baseball to swimming. But when your sport features machines in competition, science can become even more important. One need look no further than how race cars have changed over the years for proof.<p>You have race cars to thank for …

These Self-Driving Cars Assemble Into Moving Towns

A compelling concept imagines how autonomous vehicles might revolutionize suburban and rural life.<p>We’ve been told that the self-driving car will lead to better cities, that it could dock with your apartment to add more space, or be an office on the way to work. With companies like Uber investing …

The BMW 2002 Is a Vintage Car That Doesn't Feel Old

It might be over 40 years old, but the 2002 remains as sprightly as ever.<p>The BMW 2002 may predate the legendary 3-Series, but it's hard to think of it as an old car. Its underpinnings date back to the mid-1960s, but you can drive and modify a 2002 just like you would a more modern BMW. That speaks …

New York City Gets A Dashboard

A new platform lets the mayor’s office visualize the city in real-time across dozens of agencies.<p>In cities today, all data is political. Politicians use it as ammunition. Companies use it as leverage. And citizens use it to advocate. Yet while the open data movement has made it far easier to plunge …

Visiting U.S. National Parks Will Be Free On These 10 Days in 2017

Starting next weekend with Martin Luther King Jr. Day.<p>Is one of your New Year's resolutions to go on a road trip? Or maybe visit a national park you've never heard of? Here's a little bit of incentive: The National Parks Service just announced that they will offer free admission to all visitors for …

National Parks

Hear Mark Hamill Read Donald Trump Tweet as the Joker

'Star Wars' actor makes president-elect's New Year's tweet sound more nefarious<p><i>Star Wars</i> actor Mark Hamill, who also voices the Joker in animated …

Donald Trump

19 Ingenious Design Books to Inspire You in 2017

• Author: Margaret Rhodes. Margaret Rhodes Design<br>• Date of Publication: 01.01.17. 01.01.17<br>• Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>The best design books have …

Christoph Niemann

Hestra Fall Line Gloves

For 80 years Hestra have developed gloves that provide warmth, protection and dexterity for varied conditions. Their new leather Fall Line Gloves are …

'Paterson' Review: Jim Jarmusch Scores With Tribute to Poetry All Around Us

Indie-film legend and Adam Driver turn deadpan comedy about a New Jersey bus-driving poet into a quiet celebration of everyday people<p>Adam Driver …

Literature

The Science Behind How Mindfulness Can Help Break Negative Thought Patterns

Remember that time you really embarrassed yourself, and you play it over and over in your head, cringing a little each time? Or how about your inability to ask for a raise or promotion you deserve because you have told yourself so many times you are not worth it? You let it stew, creating …

Mindfulness

Automotive Art: After The Race

Reading time: less than a minute.<p>Art<br>• Cars<br>• Porsche<br>• Racing<p>After The Race is a Belgian project that takes iconic car parts, like Porsche 911 hoods, and …

Snapchat has quietly acquired an Israeli startup for a reported $30 million to $40 million

Snapchat sewed up its first acquisition in Israel this week, according to the outlet Calcalist News. It acquired four-year-old Cimagine, whose augmented reality platform lets consumers instantly visualize products they want to buy in their intended location, paying what Calcalist says was between …

That Porsche Picture Ain't Right, But It's Also Not Wrong

A Photoshopped image of the 911 making the rounds on Instagram is both wrong and astounding.<p>There's a picture going around on Instagram right now that shows two dark grey Porsche Nine Elevens. The car on the left is an old air-cooled short-wheelbase model, and it's labeled "1964." The one on the …

This 1100 Horsepower V8 Toyota Celica Has Nissan GT-R All-Wheel Drive, Is Great

An early Toyota Celica with a turbocharged V8 and the all-wheel drive system of a Nissan GT-R? Sign us up!<p>In 1970, the first Celica was Toyota's response to the Ford Mustang. Just like how Ford Europe created the Capri to ride that affordable sports coupé wave. Nowadays, the TA22 is an absolute …

We Need To Fix the Government's Misguided and Ridiculous Fuel Economy Standards

President Trump and the sad CAFE<p>Look around you, at the American road. It's gravid with repugnant two-ton unibody seven-seat "crossovers." Swollen with bluff-faced, gas-guzzling SUVs blocking your sightlines, filling your rearview mirror with moronic menace, weighing down the flow of traffic with …

How ABS Helps and Hurts You in Deep Snow Driving

Anti-lock brakes make it easier to control your car in winter driving, but a well-calibrated human can outperform it. Here's how to become that human.<p>For most drivers, anti-lock brakes are miraculous. In a panic stop situation, they keep the front wheels from locking up, allowing you to steer and …

Chance the Rapper and 'SNL' go all out for Barack Obama's final Christmas in the White House

In honor of President Barack Obama's final Christmas in the White House, Chance the Rapper, Run-D.M.C.'s Darryl McDaniels and the cast of <i>Saturday</i> …

This Red Rally Porsche Is Santa's Rally Car

We'll take one of these for Christmas, please.<p>Leh Keen loves Porsches. He's also extremely talented at driving them. For proof, look no further than this video of him passing almost everyone else on the track. Twice. He also managed to lap Laguna Seca in a Singer-modified 911 faster than a Ferrari …

Office Design Grows Up

The coolest workspaces of 2016 don’t have a foosball table in sight.<p>In the past, all it took to have a cool office was a foosball table, a beer tap, and a few couches. Today companies are looking for ways to boost creativity, spark innovation, and motivate employees. Additionally, tech companies …

Here's Ten Minutes Of Ken Block Hooning In London

This is Top Gear's extended cut of Matt LeBlanc not seeing the sights of London in the seat of Block's 845 horsepower Mustang.<p>Earlier this year, Top Gear let Ken Block and his pre-twin-turbo Hoonicorn Mustang loose in parts of London where they shouldn't have, causing quite the outrage. The BBC …

Obviously, the 'Super Mario' theme song played by its creator and The Roots is perfect

Nintendo fanboys and girls, the definitive live rendition of the Super Mario theme song is here.<p>Jimmy Fallon got legendary Nintendo game designer, …

Retrogaming

The 25 Best Books of 2016

A collection of the best novels, non-fiction, and memoirs from the past year.<p>At a time when politics have dominated the national conversation in a way that can often feel overwhelming, the best books of 2016 so far have provided escapism and comfort. They've shown us that empathy is a great virtue, …

Books

The Fiddly, Difficult, and Thoroughly Satisfying Business of Instrument Repair

Roll back the clock.<p>I broke a tachometer last month. It stopped working on the side of an Oregon mountain, one of those clear winter days where the air seems to crackle. Horizon so crisp you could almost reach out and grab it. I was riding an old motorcycle. Right before the tach quit, I looked …

The 50 Most Scenic Drives Across the Country

When you want to hit the open road, here's where to set your GPS.<p>Here are 50 drives—one in every state—where you'll lose yourself in the surroundings, stumble upon the unexpected, and possibly blank on where you're ultimately headed. Do final destinations really matter?

Hiking

At This Pop-Up Shop, You’re Buying Clothes For The Homeless–Not Yourself

Crack and Cider lets you buy things like coats and hats, but they go directly to the homeless.<p>When a homeless man asked for spare change from Scarlett Montanaro and Charlotte Cramer as they were walking down a street in Berlin, they did what city-dwellers confronted with homelessness usually do: …

Housing

President Obama brings Medal of Freedom winners to tears

President Obama gave 21 athletes, artists, scientists and philanthropists the highest civilian honor in America — the Presidential Medal of Freedom — …

Pixar's First Trailer for Cars 3 Is an Emotional Roller Coaster

Lightning McQueen's return to the race track looks too harrowing for small children.<p>Universally, you can rely on Disney-Pixar movies to be way more emotional than any animated movie has a right to be. More than just about any other entertainment company, Pixar has mastered the art of making kids …

The Mini They Cut Smaller To Make Big On Track

Less than a hundred Minisprints were built in the mid-sixties by a genius called Neville Trickett.<p>Angelica Fuentes Garcia got her driving license in Mexico at the age of 12, and won her first race at 15. At home both around the La Carrera Panamericana race and inside a full-sized Oldsmobile from …