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The Long-Lost Land of the Under $50 Lift Ticket

When we walked into the Blue Moon Bar & Grill in Lava Hot Springs, Idaho, a palpable fog of stale nicotine smog hung in the air. My eyes burned as I …

Skiing

Blockchain Gets a Wall Street Win: ‘We Know the Thing Works Now’

The prospect of blockchain technology remaking financial services just moved a step closer to reality after banks including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. …

Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

Raspberry Pi

Here's How To Ski Canada's Legendary Powder Highway

They call it the Powder Highway but a better name might be the Road to Awesome. The southeastern flank of British Columbia, known as the Kootenay Rockies, is said to have the highest concentration of ski options in the world: downhill, backcountry, cross-country, cat, heli. You can even ski in the …

Skiing

How to Eat in Vail for Less Than a Million Dollars

The Vail Valley is not for the faint of pocket. Lift ticket prices are creeping deep into the triple digits ($150 for a high-season single day), and …

How to Play Video Games and Win College Tuition

There are a few schools out there that actually offer partial scholarships for eSports, but now any college student can play his or her way into …

Diabolical little girl held an owl and the Internet had a Photoshop field day

It stands to reason that if you post something weird on the Internet, the Internet will find a way to make it weirder.<p>A photo of a somewhat …

RPGs

Bolt Ktrak Onto a Mountain Bike, and You've Got a Human-Powered Snowmobile

Now your mountain bike can be used as an all-terrain vehicle, thanks to the Ktrak rear drive kit and optional ski kit. If your bike has quick release …