Kerem Gencay

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What Happens to Your Body When You Swim

You feel it the moment you enter the water. Your heart pounds, your muscles contract, your lungs tighten up! Fortunately, that feeling doesn’t last …

Swimming

Transistor-Saurus Rex: Vintage Guitars with Onboard Amps

Let me take you back, good people, to a time when <i>The Ed Sullivan Show</i> was featuring rock ’n’ roll bands beamed into homes via brand-new color …

The Evolutionary Reason for Growing Old and Dying, with Bill Nye

<b>Jaco</b>: Hi there Bill. My name is Jaco. I'd like to know what the evolutionary advantage is in growing old and dieing. They are biologically immortal …

This electronic guitar will let even the most musically-challenged learn to play

Some people are just not born to be musicians, but you can’t blame us for at least trying to learn to play an instrument. For most adults, it immediately becomes clear that without hours of daily practice, there’s little chance you’ll ever get good.<p>That’s why Magic Instruments‘ Brian Fan came up …

Three Essential Rockabilly Guitar Licks — Video

Hey there.This time around, I decided to grab my rapidly aging black Levi's shirt, my awesome new Levy's guitar strap and my Gibson Music City Jr. …

Guitar

How to Build a Cigar Box Guitar Amp

7<p>SHARES<p>Built yourself a cigar box guitar, eh? Chances are, you'll want to plug it in and annoy your neighbors. So let's build a cigar box amp!<p>There …

11 Tricks to Singing and Playing Guitar at the Same Time

17<p>SHARES<p>Are you one of the many guitarists who struggle with coordinating their hands and vocals? You know, you can play the song. You can sing the …

Guitar

Did Psychedelic Mushrooms and Group Sex Play a Role in Human Evolution?

Psychedelic drugs “expand” one’s mind: this is how many people describe the changes in sensory experiences elicited by psychotropic drugs. A …

30 Cult Movies That Absolutely Everybody Must See

A great cult movie is like a weird underground discovery, that feels so strange and wonderful, you suspect that you're the first person ever to …

Horror

8 Must-Know Guitar Hacks and Tricks

Jellynote has compiled for you 8 must-know Guitar Hacks and Tricks, discover them below!<p>1) Guitar Hacks – When tuning an electric guitar<p>To increase …

Microsoft Chat Bot Goes On Racist, Genocidal Twitter Rampage

Here's a clear example of artificial intelligence gone wrong.<p>Microsoft launched a smart chat bot Wednesday called "Tay." It looks like a photograph of a teenage girl rendered on a broken computer monitor, and it can communicate with people via Twitter, Kik and GroupMe. It's supposed to talk like a …

Chatbots

Jimmy Page Jams Alone for Two and a Half Minutes on Acoustic Guitar

22<p>SHARES<p>The 2008 documentary <i>It Might Get Loud</i> gave guitar fans an unprecedented inside look at the history, influences and guitar styles of Jimmy …

The Best Creepypasta Stories to Give You Nightmares Forever

This story is completely true. It happened right here on the internet, on a night just like this.<p>The True Tale of Creepypasta<p>Not too long ago, people …

Extraordinary Honeymoon Journey by a Motorcycle That Spanned Two Continents in 1934

Halina and Stanislaw Bujakowski were lived in Druskininkai, where they’ve met and get married in August 1934. After their marriage, Halina and …

South-east Asia

15 Beautiful Photos That Show What It's Really Like to Be a Ballerina

How do their bodies bend that way?<p>Darian Volkova is a professional ballerina and photographer who captures what goes into practicing ballet. Volkova says her perspective is unique because she can "feel, see and shoot the dance like only [a] dancer can." While traveling with her company, Volkova …

Motorcycle Bivouac

Posted in Gear and Motorcycles<p>Handmade in Switzerland, the Motorcycle Bivouac is a minimalist camp shelter that uses your parked bike for one of its …

Build Your Own Stompbox!

<b>Photo 1: The Electra MPC, a late-’70s/early-’80s guitar with built-in effects, has been largely forgotten. But many boutique builders have borrowed</b> …

Prince's Guitar, Demo Tape, Handcuffs Going to Auction

Rocker's ex-wife Mayte Garcia, former manager Owen Husney offer distinctly Prince items to highest bidder<p>Prince's 1959 Gibson acoustic guitar, stage …

18 Behaviors of Emotionally Intelligent People

When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs …

Emotional Intelligence

Girl successfully face-swaps with her friend's boob

"Oh my god. Your tits are my face."<p>Thanks to serious and important advancements in modern technology, face-swapping has gone from a tool only …

“Nature can surprise us”: There’s a new species of bacteria that eats plastic

There’s an estimated 311 million tons of plastic (pdf) produced every year across the world. There will be more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050, it’s probably in our food, and will likely leave its mark long after we’re gone.<p>Polyethylene terephthalate (known as PET), which is used for …

Pollution

55 Collection SH1 Motorcycle Jacket

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Clothing<br>• Gear<br>• Jackets<br>• Style<p>55 Collection is a small company based in Barcelona that makes classic motorcycle gear, using …

Leather Jackets

The Best Amazon Deals We Could Find Today, March 8

As a new recurring feature, we’re going to share some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, March 8.<p><i>Mental Floss</i> …

Shopping

Hear Eddie Van Halen's Isolated Guitars from "Hot for Teacher"

OK, here's one more isolated guitar recording for you. It's Eddie Van Halen—in all his isolated glory—playing Van Halen's "Hot for Teacher."“I winged …

Guitar

Triumph T120 Bonneville first ride

<i>Live from the launch of the Triumph T120 Black and Thruxton R.</i><p>It’s early in the morning in Portugal and Triumph has decided to ease us into the day …

End of the Road guitars take relic'd finishes to a whole new level

Introduction: smashing<p><b>If you long for the street cred of a guitarist who smashes their axes on a regular basis but are too health and safety</b> …

Mountain Biking

Why I think Tesla is building throwaway cars

Tesla very clearly builds some good cars. The Model S is an incredibly well regarded car, and it certainly goes like stink in a straight line.<p>A lot …