Robert Wheeler

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White Settlers Buried the Truth About the Midwest’s Mysterious Mound Cities

Around 1100 or 1200 A.D., the largest city north of Mexico was Cahokia, sitting in what is now southern Illinois, across the Mississippi River from …

10 Photographers You Need To Watch If You Love Simple Landscapes

Landscapes are a major genre in photography, and many photographers capture them using a pristine approach that bridges abstraction and minimalism.<p>It …

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

Salvia Leads Chemists on a Psychedelic Existential Journey

On August 2, synthetic organic chemist Ryan Shenvi stood before 300 people at the Natural Products and Bioactive Compounds conference and told them …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

The Only 5 Strength Training Programs You'll Ever Need

Looking to get hard(er) to kill? In this article, you’ll read about how to get stronger (and harder to kill). But if you want strength AND fitness …

New go-anywhere Winnebago Revel 4×4 Sprinter has built-in bike shed

When the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter was first made available in North America in 2001, the cycling world was quick to claim it as their own. Used to haul …

Fortifications in Ancient Chinese Warfare

While ancient Chinese warfare was often characterised by large armies in pitched battles, siege warfare and the sacking of cities were also regular …

The Minimalist

Traveling great distances on a bicycle has always fascinated me. As a kid, I'd jump on my three-speed and pretend that I was embarking on a long road …

Iconic Views of Rocky Mountain National Park That Was Years in the Making

The latest in the “More Than Just Parks” video series has just been released and was worth the wait. On display in beautiful 4K is the vast …

The 3 Stages of Real Strength Training

The Training Volume Secret<p>Volume Defined<p>Volume is the total amount of work you perform in the gym during any given workout. We measure this work by …

This Photoshop Wizard's Skills Are Most Impressive Indeed

Most of the digitally altered images you see online are simple composite images created by cutting subjects out of one photo and pasting them into …

Tutorials

Harvard is putting a 13 module photography course online for free

Four months ago, it was Stanford who made their photography course for free, and now comes Harvard’s turns. Harvard has an online learning platform – …

Photography

99 Bikepacking Lifehacks

You can read blogs and websites all day, but nothing truly replaces first-hand experience. That’s not going to deter me at all from trying to replace …