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This Is the U.S. Air Force's Master Plan to Guarantee No One Can Beat the F-22

<i>Newer F-22s have a technology called Synthetic Aperture Radar, or SAR, which uses electromagnetic signals or “pings” to deliver a picture or</i> …

Aviation

The Perfect Porsche Does Exist and It Wasn’t Even Built in Germany

Earlier this summer, it was announced that Singer Vehicle Design was partnering with both the Williams F1 engineering team and the famous Porsche …

Carbon Fiber

BJÖRK: The Cover Mix

Elon Musk: The Architect of Tomorrow

It’s mid-afternoon on a Friday at SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California, and three of Elon Musk’s children are gathered around him – one of …

How to Horribly Injure Someone on Purpose

Do you hate violence? Author Tim Larkin says you need to be ready to use it anyway—and use it well—if you have no other choice.<p>If you're like me, you gave self-defense classes a try when you were a kid, but punching air and going "kiai!" for an hour every other day seemed pretty useless, so you …

The uncomfortable secret to creative success is “disequilibrium”

It’s a Wednesday morning in the IDEO San Francisco studio. Bright sunshine reflects off the Bay and through the floor-to-ceiling windows. But in the project space, the mood is darker.<p>The team is on week five of their project. They’ve been conducting tons of human-centered interviews and broad …

Creativity

Formula 1: Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes and the 'fine art' of grand prix qualifying

Listen again to a BBC Radio 5 live special - P1: Lewis, Mercedes and the Art of Qualifying<p><b>A record 71 pole positions and counting.</b><p>Of all Lewis Hamilton's many skills as a Formula 1 driver, this is one talent he has really made his own.<p>Race after race, Hamilton redefines the boundaries of the …

Motor Racing

This 10-Minute Routine Will Boost Clarity and Creativity

Get your subconscious working for you.<p>"Your subconscious mind works continuously, while you are awake, and while you sleep." -- Napoleon Hill<p>Your subconscious never rests. It controls your heartbeat, blood circulation, digestion, and all the vital processes and functions of your body. It knows the …

This souped up electric scooter could transform energy use in cities

The only stretch of road that wasn’t being pummeled with some of the wettest weather San Francisco has ever seen on a Thursday afternoon in …

Articles about 26 books you need read if you love design on Dwell.com - Dwell

The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: 001–999.<p>Even with ample lot size, one Boulder couple opted to go small with their new home.<p>We’ve all seen interior design that almost brings us to the point of being ill. Maybe bad design does cause allergic reactions?<p>Dwell.com is never short of informative, …

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6 Influential (and Awesome) Giant Japanese Robots

Any kid that grew up in the 1980s is familiar with giant Japanese robots like <i>Voltron</i> and <i>Transformers</i>. But those are just a small taste of the dozens …

Seven days, seven salads: These recipes will definitely win you friends

Tad Seaborn for The Globe and Mail<p>The Belle Jar<p>It’s the perfectly green (not to mention pretty) way to transport your lunch. Salads stored in mason jars can be made ahead of time and then grabbed on your way out the door and to work. Start with the dressing at the bottom and then pile in the …

The Ultimate Greek Salad Recipe

Just like a Caprese salad, a good Greek salad must be made only at the height of summer, when tomatoes are at their peak. To those tomatoes are added crisp and refreshing cucumbers, briny black olives, and just a bit of onion, here quickly pickled to tame its pungency and add pops of acidity to …