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The Old Postal Route: a thrilling Cederberg motorbike adventure

The Old Postal Route, a historic Karoo-Cederberg route that is a must for 4×4 enthusiasts and adventure bikers. Tyson Jopson did it over a long …

Hiking

The tallest skyscraper in Stockholm will be made entirely out of wood

Designed by Anders Berensson Architects, the 40-floor building is made entirely out of cross-laminated timber, or CLT — a strong lumber prized for its durability. It's the same wood used in the design of another all-wood apartment building in Portland, Oregon.<p>It's a wonder to behold.

New Motorcycles and Gear You Need to Know for 2018

The new, cool, and weird stuff from 2017 AIM Expo.<p>Every year, the motorcycle industry gathers to share the most exciting products at the AIM Expo. Popular Mechanics toured the convention and we found some exciting things, some high-tech things, and some just plain odd things.<p>New Bikes<p>The stage at …

“All” Albergues on the Camino Frances in one pdf

<b>All Albergue List Last Update: December 2017</b><p>Buen Camino, SY<p>Inspired by some previous work on lists of albergues and seeking a combined list of …

Guide Books

Here's how every major automaker plans to go electric

Electric cars are coming soon to a road near you, and that could signal the beginning of the end for the internal combustion engine.<p>A recent spate of …

America’s unique gun violence problem, explained in 17 maps and charts

In the developed world, these levels of gun violence are a uniquely American problem. Here’s why.<p>America is an exceptional country when it comes to guns. It’s one of the few countries in which the right to bear arms is constitutionally protected. But America’s relationship with guns is unique in …

Guns

This is us: Earliest fossils of our species found in Morocco

NEW YORK (AP) — How long has our species been around? New fossils from Morocco push the evidence back by about 100,000 years.<p>The bones, about 300,000 …

Spring Front Door Paint Ideas That Will Give Your Exterior An Instant Refresh

Few things can top the instant gratification of a fresh coat of paint.<p>You’ve spring-cleaned your house from top to bottom, updated your containers …

Skip the Isles and Athens: 3 New Ways to Do Greece This Spring

Northern Greece<p>A far cry from the traffic of Athens and the high season island tourism, Northern Greece is noteworthy year-round for its diverse landscapes, ancient history, and innumerable activities both hedonistic and adventurous. The continuous flux of immigrants from Eastern Europe and the …

Russia First Foreign Military to Use Iran's Soil Since WWll

Iran Constitution's article 146 stipulates "The establishment of any kind of foreign military base in Iran, even for peaceful purposes, is forbidden."<p>Nevertheless, Iranian leaders appear to have violated this crucial article. No foreign power has used Iran's soil and territories as a base for …

Russia passes 'Big Brother' anti-terror laws

Lower house votes in favour of package of amendments that campaigners say will violate privacy and freedom<p>Russia’s parliament has passed harsh anti-terrorism measures that human rights campaigners including the NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden say will roll back personal freedoms and privacy.<p>The …