Peter Luke

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Laird Hamilton found fame and fortune surfing the world’s biggest breakers. But, as he tells Tim Lewis, his daredevil streak could easily have led him down more dangerous paths as a young man. Plus, he reveals his life secrets for staying ahead of the curve<p>Laird Hamilton has ridden many of the …

Standup Paddleboarding

Honda Is Bringing the Retro-Tastic Super Cub and the Monkey Back to the US

Look at this cute little thing.<p>I think a lot of car enthusiasts are tempted by motorcycles. They promise much of what we love about cars in an almost absurdly affordable package. I've certainly been tempted a number of times over the last few years, and these two bikes from Honda aren't helping. …

Motorcycles

Bright red prefab home could pass for a modern barn

Looks can be deceiving<p>From a distance, this red house by Felipe Assadi Arquitectos looks like a barn. Up close, there’s nothing rustic about the modern modular design.<p>The architects designed the house in San Jose de Maipo, Chile, as a lovely study in contrasts: bright red in a natural, green …

Architecture

The pre-fab tiny Skyview Cabin is crafted from all-natural and low-impact materials

The modular Skyview Cabin is a rustic, yet sophisticated tiny cabin made out of all-natural and low-maintenance materials. Designed by Arno Schuurs …

Design

Minimalist charred-timber getaway is available to rent

Enjoy Scotland’s Isle of Skye from this sleek retreat<p>Homes clad in blackened timber are definitely enjoying their moment in the sun, popping up everywhere from Australia to Canada to the United States. There’s something so natural about the charred facade that makes it ideal for forest settings, …

Living Rooms

Jaw Dropping Remastered Footage of Led Zeppelin Performing of ‘Dazed and Confused’ Live in 1973

In a remastered clip from the iconic film The Song Remains the Same, the members of Led Zeppelin perform a jaw-dropping version of “Dazed and …

Guitar

How to Make Stir-Fry Like Your Life Depends on It

By Alex Delany<p>A foolproof formula for stir-frying your favorite (edible) stuff.<p>Stir-fry is the answer to the world's most important question: What the hell do I make for dinner on a Tuesday night? Knowing how to make stir-fry at home will save you when you're tired and can't think of spending any …

Food & Dining

The one-step dinner Chrissy Teigen is obsessed with right now

When Chrissy Teigen recently welcomed her second child, Miles, into the world, her days of cooking complex, multi-step meals got put on the back …

Cooking

Middle Eastern Grilled Kofta Kebabs Recipe

Kofta kebabs are a popular dish in the Middle East. You might not want to bother making these deliciously spiced patties into kebabs, but you can put …

Grilling

Tommy Emmanuel Performs a Brilliant Acoustic Fingerstyle Cover of the 1968 Song ‘Classical Gas’

In 2011, guitar legend Tommy Emmanuel performed an absolutely brilliant fingerstyle cover of the Mason Williams 1968 instrumental hit “Classical …

Guitar

Sculpt Abs of Steel with this 30-Day Plank Challenge from Instagram Fitness Star Kayla Itsines

No gym required.<p>YES, there *is* a way to sculpt your core without crunches: Enter, planks.<p>The moves (and its many variations) fire up your abs, obliques, and back to effectively tighten your entire midsection. It's why Instagram fitness star and SWEAT app trainer Kayla Itsines swears by them.<p>To …

Workouts

Bill Gates Shares the 5 Books You Should Read This Summer

Bill Gates wants you to do some serious thinking this summer. For his annual list of the best books to read this season, Gates has selected five …

Books

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

This Plank Variation Will Set Your Abs on Fire

<b>WE HAVE NOTHING BAD</b> to say about the standard plank. It helps develop strength through your hips, glutes, and core. And it’s a challenging move.<p>What …

28 New Scifi and Fantasy Books to Add to Your Shelves in May

May is here, and the month brings tons of new science fiction and fantasy books for your reading pleasure, including tales of kingdoms in turmoil, …

18 Dystopian Novels That Will Definitely, 100% Blow Your Mind

The future is dark, disturbing, and thrilling to read.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Books

Two tools on Amazon under $20 each that are total game-changers

Listen, we don’t cover tools very often here on BGR. So when we do, you know you had better pay attention. We’ve been digging through Amazon’s tool …

Watch the Five Horrifying Wipeouts Nominated for Wipeout of the Year

<b>In the world of surf, there’s perhaps one award that no surfer outright aims to win – wipeout of the year.</b> This year’s nominees include Andrew Cotton …

5 Dinner Salad Recipes Better than Your Restaurant Favorites

Slotting salad night into my family's weekly meal plan did not come easy in my house. It was a slow-won battle, and the key was showing my husband …

Cooking

This Healthy Kung Pao Chicken Comes Together in 20 Minutes

Looking for an easy dinner that really packs a punch? Kung pao chicken is your best bet. But before you place an order at your local takeout joint, …

Nissan starts new program to replace old LEAF battery packs

Nissan is launching a new program today to replace old LEAF battery packs with “refabricated” packs at a discount over new packs.<p>Electric car battery packs inevitably lose some of their capacity over time after some use.<p>It’s generally fairly limited to a few percentage points, but when it comes to …

El Boldo House

Rustic materials and a contemporary design form the El Boldo House. Situated on a cliffside overlooking Zapallar bay, the home is protected by large …

How to make Date brioche (Kaak bill tamar)

“This sweet brioche bread stuffed with dates can be found anywhere in the Middle East and is a particular favourite as my mum used to make it for …

Recipes

What Deepak Chopra Told Me about Stress, Anxiety, and Happiness

Disclaimer: He may not be optimistic about the planet, but he knows how to enjoy the ride.<p>Something you may not know about Deepak Chopra is that you …

Immune System

This Ferrari F1 Car Vaporized The Road Atlanta Lap Record Into Another Dimension

This is a Ferrari F2003GA, with a 3.0-liter V10 that can howl to 19,000 RPM and, as far as this new 1:01.2 lap record of Road Atlanta suggests, bend …

Sports Cars

Um… This Sleep-Inducing Drink Knocks Me Out in 10 Minutes, Every Time

I have a long, infuriating history with insomnia. I got it from my mama: Science shows that the condition is often hereditary, and my mom and I have …

Cycling Can Reverse the Aging Process in Your Muscles and Immune System​

It might not grant eternal youth, but cycling, scientists have found, can slow the aging process and keep your muscles and immune system healthy well into your golden years.<p>Aging, it turns out, can do a number on your muscles. Humans typically lose muscle mass as they get older. Fat and connective …

Research Says There Are 4 Personality Types. Knowing Yours Is the Key to Success

When you know what motivates you to set yourself up for reaching your biggest goals<p>I crave blocks of unscheduled time, but I inevitably waste them when I get them. Without a deadline or a clear task, I squander this time with more list-making, planning, researching, and then sort of mindlessly …

Beginner’s bike fit: how to set up your bike

<b>An one-on-one appointment with a professional will help you to find your optimal position for comfort and performance. But if you just want to be in</b> …

Setup

These 5 Exercises Are the Secret to Kayla Itsines's Insanely Sculpted Abs

Whether you're a gym newbie or a seasoned regular, chances are you've been in the following (somewhat awkward) situation: you make your way to the floor exercises area of your gym, ready to dominate some core work, but then you're suddenly overwhelmed by all of the options. <i>Do I grab a medicine ball</i> …

Workouts