Mariana Lamadrid

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This is legendary #lonelyplanet staffer @martin.heng -- traveller of many countries, conqueror of the Tour d'Afrique bike race, and ambassador for our Travel for All project. The Travel for All initiative aims to give voice to, and collect information for, those with disabilities who are keen and eager to travel. Martin's currently on a world tour meeting with different contacts and attending various events. You can learn more about his story and his current trip here: bit.ly/lpmartin. Or, you can find out more about our Travel for All community by joining the community group via our Google+ page. #travel

Colossi Rambler Road

With the myriad of options for frames, accessories and apparel out there, it can be very daunting for a new cyclist to know which is going to be a worthwhile investment — or a stash of cash and time down the drain. Sydney’s Chris Deal was fortunate enough to have a brother-in-law who knows his way …

Snacks

Watch Will Ferrell and Chad Smith Join Forces to Cover the Rolling Stones

Pair performs "Honky Tonk Woman" with Brandi Carlile, Mike McCready and Duff McKagan for cancer benefit<p>Will Ferrell and the Red Hot Chili Peppers' …

Bottega Veneta

Sleeping In This Mountain Hut Is Totally Free – If You’re Willing To Climb 8,300ft To Get There

This mountain-top hut with a sweeping panoramic view of the Julian Alps in Italy is free to stay for anyone who knocks on its door. The catch? You’ll …

Mountaineering

St. Petersburg Lawmaker Leads Mob Attack On LGBT Festival

Several participants fell ill after hooligans sprayed them with a "putrid gas" in a disruption led by local lawmaker Vitaly Milonov.<p>A group of around 20 people assaulted the opening of St. Petersburg QueerFest on Thursday, dousing participants with a green antiseptic and an unidentified "putrid …

Russia

Rapide: A Lounge Chair Inspired by a Wheelbarrow

Taking inspiration from the outdoors in the form of a wheelbarrow, ONEMANDUO designed a lounge chair named Rapide for Estonian company Borg. …

Furniture

Featured Shop: Pebble and Polish

We are Matt and Shauna Breatore, owners of Pebble and Polish and parents to our loving pup, Cashew. Our small family and shop are located in Astoria – just over a mile east of Central Park in New York City.<p>Pebble and Polish is an ever-evolving extension of our ideas, passions, experiences and …

Tahiti

Tahiti

The Growing Running Scene in Cairo, Egypt

Mostly young runners take to the streets despite many challenges.<p>Imagine running through downtown Manhattan. Now imagine doing so amid much worse traffic, almost twice the population density and some of the worst air quality in the world. Also imagine that, instead of your urban navigation being a …

Cairo

Running is the greatest metaphor for life, because you get out of it what you put into it. http://t.co/7n8t363lnM

Tejay van Garderen has a full plate at worlds: three races and some football

PONFERRADA, Spain (VN) — Tejay van Garderen (BMC Racing) has a busy week ahead of him, racing all three events on tap during the road world cycling …

This Burly, $65K Motorcycle Is Inspired by a Fighter Plane

Birmingham, Alabama-based Confederate Motorcycles has been building fast, outrageously designed, limited run motorcycles for over two decades, and …

Return Of The M&A

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Andreas Penna is managing director and founder of Penna & Company, an M&A and investment advisory firm. He is also an angel investor.</i><p>2014 has seen an unprecedented number of M&A transactions globally, especially within the tech sector. Global tech M&A was up 55 percent over last year, …

Kim Kardashian, Vanessa Hudgens Targeted in Latest Celebrity Photo Hack

<i>UPDATE, Sept. 21, 3:09 p.m. ET: Rihanna is reportedly the latest victim of the massive leak of celebrity naked pictures. Intimate photos appearing to</i> …

Report: Home Depot Ignored Warnings About Credit Card Hacking Since 2008

Home Depot is reeling after it confirmed this week that 56 million credit card users' data was stolen from its payment database. Now, <i>The New York</i> …

It’s time to create a new Motown for young urban technologists

I was born 30 years too late to experience Motown in its heyday.<p>Nonetheless, as a young boy growing up in Detroit, I benefited from a city known as …

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Product Reviews

As World’s Population Booms, Will Its Resources Be Enough for Us?

New projections of escalating growth increase the tension between humanity’s expanding needs and what the planet can provide.<p><b>There are more than 7 billion people on Earth now, and roughly one in eight of us doesn't have enough to eat. The question of how many people the Earth can support is a</b> …