Chris Blundell

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Get To Know Urban Exploration Photography: A Guide To Shooting Abandoned and Off-Limits Territory

Get acquainted with Urbex photography as we chat with the Nikon-endorsed photographer who has travelled the globe to visit the best abandoned spots …

Abandoned Buildings

Behold: The Alexa-enabled smart home controller of your dreams

The ability to control all of your connected devices from your smartphone is great. The ability to control all of your connected devices with your …

Resplendent Old Factory in Spain by Ricardo Bofill

Ricardo Bofill is a spanish architect who has realized the <i>Walden7</i> of Barcelona or the <i>77West Wacker Drive</i> of Chicago. Recently he made talk about him, …

10 Of Our Favourite Underground Bars In Sydney

It sometimes feels like every bloke and his cousin’s mate’s Uber driver’s dog are opening an underground bar in Sydney these days. But you know what, …

10 insanely awesome incredible edible egg hacks

Did you know May is National Egg Month?<p>Eggs may be one of the world's most versatile foods and they are a protein powerhouse, chock full of essential vitamins and minerals.<p>Whether you like 'em poached, roasted, hard boiled, fried, or scrambled, there's always a new egg dish to try.<p>But perfecting …

Watch 40 Years of BMWs in One Gif

The 3 Series has changed a lot since 1975, but the general concept remains the same.<p>BMW's ubiquitous 3-Series has grown larger and more mature over its 40 years of existence, but the general concept has stayed mostly the same: two or four doors, relatively understated styling, excellent handling …

Automotive Industry

The Dry-Age Shortcut: How to Fake 45 Days in 48 Hours

Meet koji, the miracle grain that's going to change your steak game forever.<p>You could shell out $75 for a 45-day dry-aged rib eye, and then even more for the bottle of red that goes with it. Or you could—stay with me—make it for yourself, at home. Look, dry-aged meat is amazing and certainly worth …

Cooking

A Storage container called home

Ukrainian Designer Igor Sirotov is back with a new architectural paradise, the ID1 House. Made purely out of cargo containers, the house design …

Japanese Woodworking Madness: A Three-Way Wood Joint

Imagine cutting this thing out by hand<p>Shinobu Kobayashi is a Japanese woodworker based in Australia, currently studying Scandinavian techniques in …

Is Space Mining Legal?

A controversial bill would give companies the right to own natural resources in space, and it may pass in the Senate by the end of September<p>If mankind is ever to become an interplanetary species, our outward expansion across the solar system probably can’t be fueled by NASA funding alone. Why did …

Space Exploration

This Honda ‘Paper’ Stop-Motion Ad Was Done Entirely By Hand and In Camera

New York-based stop-motion artist Adam Pesapane, who goes by PES, has earned a great deal of attention over the past few years for his remarkable …

Relaxing "Hydro Hammock" is Fully-Functioning Hot Tub in a Hammock

If you've ever dreamt about having a portable hot tub, then the <i>Hydro Hammock</i> was made for you. It combines easy, carefree lounging on a hammock with the comfort of soaking in a piping-hot steam bath. The blissful product provides ultimate relaxation, and it comes available in multiple models …

Rechargeable Batteries

A Simple Visual Guide to Photographic Lens Filters

If you’re just getting started in photography, perhaps you’ve confused or overwhelmed by the different types of filters that are available for your …

'The Art of War' in 8 charts

<i>The Art of War</i> may be one of the most adaptable books of the past two millennia. There's an <i>Art of War</i> for small businesses. There's an <i>Art of War</i> for dating. There's even an <i>Art of War</i> for librarians.<p>According to Jessica Hagy, author of the newest version, <i>The Art of War Visualized</i>, the book has …

10 Erotic Movies You Don't Need to Be Ashamed to Watch

<b>I would advise against Googling a prospective lover.</b> You'll miss out on one of the best parts of meeting people: the mystery and the reveal. In celebration of this, I give you a list of the best erotically charged films that aren't <i>too</i> explicit and how to watch them. These works provoke what is …

Leatherman Tread Wearable Multi-Tool

Leatherman's new baby Tread, a multi-tool worn on the wrist, is so brand new it hasn't quite popped out of the oven yet. But before you start leaving …

A day with a Leica Master

It’s not often that you get to spend time with a true master. I heard about Youxin Ye online from pretty much everyone on the planet that is somehow …

How We Redesigned Our Product in Less Than a Week

<i>Bastiaan Janmaat and Mike Dorsey are co-founders of DataFox, a predictive intelligence company reinventing the way investors, analysts, and business development professionals research and track technology companies.</i><p>Time is often the scarcest resource for a startup. When you’re building a complex …

Wheel to the Rescue

The RollEvac military vehicle concept uses biomimicry to aid in time-sensitive rescue and evacuation operations in combat situations. Inspired by the …

Vinjabond: Carefully-Curated, Minimalist Travel Gear

John Cain lives a life many of us would envy: For the past two years he's been a "modern vagabond," backpacking around the world not as a single epic …

2013 Motor Trend Best Driver's Car - Motor Trend

The Dirty Dozen: 12 of the greatest sports cars you can buy in America fight for the crown<p>Let’s get one thing out of the way: We wanted the C7 Corvette Stingray to be here. We begged Chevrolet, but a last-minute delay in the start of production meant there was no car available in time for our test, …

Engine cleaning on a Ferrari, Corvette, and GT40

Understanding the differences and protecting against damage.<p>I'm new to the Rust Belt. Having grown up in the salt-free Western states, I didn't realize that there's a whole 'nother level to preventative maintenance that comes with Midwest weather. Even so, moisture and dirt can pair up to do some …