Mark Burke

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10 Silly Fun Science Experiments You Can Easily Do at Home

Other than youth and recess and summer vacation and nap time and candy and junk food and energy and fast metabolism and hope and excitement and …

Flat six engine: A Porsche 911 history

Originally an air-cooled 2.0-litre engine with Solex carburettors, the Porsche 911’s flat six engine got its first major revision in 1969 with the …

Porsche

Eataly: Italian Food the Italian Way

When my friend in Milan took me to <b>Eataly</b> I was initially surprised to discover that he wanted to show me a grocery store, however, after a walk through the boutique Italian market, I could understand why it had become such an attraction in Milan.<p><i>Let's take a walk...</i><p>I walk through the double sliding …

The Best Restaurants in Rome Tourists Don't Know About

Instead of falling into the same tourist traps, why not follow a local's lead—straight to the best restaurants in Rome.<p>When I see innocent tourists in Rome fawning over frozen pizza and generic gelato, I just want to take them by their t-shirts, scrub their sticky, tiramisu-covered fingertips, and …

The Best Cities in Europe

Condé Nast Traveler readers cast hundreds of thousands of votes for their favorite cities in Europe in the 2017 Readers' Choice Awards survey. From long-time winners like London and Paris, to newcomers that include Lucerne in Switzerland and Norway's Bergen, the variety showcases the diverse nature …

Anatomy of a Ski Boot

Whether you're in the market for new ski boots, or just want to get learned, we help you know your boot from liner to last.<p>Author:<p>Joe Cutts<p>Publish …

Shoes

Great little ski resorts you may never have heard of

Photograph: skifamille.co.uk<p>Chalet Katie 1, Reberty 2000<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/10/9/1444401285249/919386d2-7f8c-4d7f-82ec-34d871613329-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: skifamille.co.uk<p>Chalet Katie 1, Reberty …

Ski Resorts

The World Ski Awards 2015

The World Ski Awards aims to improve standards within the ski industry by rewarding organisations that are leaders in their field. The award …

Awards

Denmark is doing something amazing with bikes

In the winter months, snow plows clear the bike lanes before the roadways, and "green waves" allow cyclists to sail through traffic lights where cars stand still.<p>"Many middle-class families with kids in Copenhagen don't even own a car," states the official website of Denmark.<p>That cycletopia …

Jamstik+ review: Not quite a guitar replacement, but a great tool for beginners

When I was growing up, my mom would put me in a variety of classes: ballet, piano, swimming. After a semester of each course, I would get bored and move on to something new. The varied curiosity was fun at the time, but eventually it led to my lack of skills in any one outlet.<p>I didn’t realize how …

Guitar

Porsche 911: 52 years of staying true to its roots

First unveiled in 1963, the Porsche 911 has only ever been fully redesigned twice.<p>This is the first part of our new Living Legends series, where we …

The Sad Fate of the $70k Minimum "Happiness" Salary

Experiments are the key to innovation, but only if they compete<p>Experiments in social engineering don’t usually go well. And a lot of people gave …

Day's tough life journey finally leads to major win

KOHLER, Wisconsin (Reuters) - Bruised but toughened by a difficult childhood, Australia’s Jason Day endured several close calls at the majors before finally landing one with a three-shot victory at the PGA Championship on Sunday.<p>Aug 16, 2015; Sheboygan, WI, USA; Jason Day hits his tee shot on the …

Golf

20 Interactive Whiteboard Resources for Teachers

Posted on Jul 19, 2009 | 10 comments<p>Interactive whiteboards are a great way for teachers to engage classrooms in learning. These tools are also cost …

Tranquil Pond House Generates Energy Instead of Consuming It

Louisiana's Holly & Smith Architects has designed a sustainable home that's the epitome of relaxation. The beautiful retreat–which is known as <i>The Pond House</i>–seamlessly blends in with its serene surroundings. The naturalistic look of this residence is enhanced by the fact that it overlooks a calming …

Energy Star

Meet the man who flies the world for free

To most, flying is a necessary evil required to shift you from your home to your holiday as quickly as possible. To others, it’s a passion - and a profession.<p>Meet Ben Schlappig, an airline obsessive and travel blogger who has made it his life’s goal to travel around the world as much as possible …

Credit Cards

A Surfboard Made By A Rocket Scientist

Blast off!<p>Edison Conner, a former SpaceX rocket scientist and co-founder of Varial Surf Technology, tried for years to create a durable surfboard from aerospace material. In his eyes, the surfboard industry was ripe for disruption. Makers had clung to one manufacturing method for more than 50 …

Surfing

This Guy’s Elaborate Sand Castles Make Frank Gehry Look Like An Amateur

Building sandcastles ranks among the most summery of summertime activities (well, if you’re under 10 years old), and Calvin Seibert has elevated it into nothing short of an architectural feat. His remarkably detailed castles look like ancient ziggurats and the twisted geometric works of Frank Gehry.<p>…

Watch Magnus Walker at the wheel of two Porsche 911 Turbo icons

When he’s not busy customising his classic Porsche 911s, our resident urban outlaw, Magnus Walker has been out and about pitting an original Porsche …

Home Delivery

Exploring the Short Game: Jordan Spieth with Titleist Golf Ball R&D

<b>Titleist Brand Ambassador Jordan Spieth</b> has continued to put his short game skills on display this season, highlighted by a historic win at the …

Before Ben Hogan became a legend, he had to break a nine-year winless streak as a pro

Ben Hogan is famously attributed with saying the secret to golf was "in the dirt." Ken Venturi also quoted Hogan as saying, "every day you miss practicing will take you one day longer to be good," which seems a mathematical improbability, but the point is Hogan was arguably the hardest-working …

Golf

Ikea: 7 Predictions For What Your Home Will Look Like In 2020

From silicon furniture to the death of storage, Marcus Engman of Ikea Sweden talks to us about the near-future of your home.<p>There’s a good chance that Marcus Engman is directly responsible for at least one piece of furniture in your house–and if you’re a millennial, maybe all of it. As head of …

Furniture

33 Clever And Unexpected Uses For Ikea Products

Your Malm is so much more than a Malm.

2013 Year in Review: DIY – Make it Modern

DIY Minimal Leather Stool Cover<br>Make it Modern begins with a bang by repurposing an old side table/stool and giving it new life by creating a minimal …