William Glenwinkel

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Capcom's Human Anatomical Reference For Artists

Over twenty years ago, Capcom created an anatomical reference guide that is apparently still in use today when bringing characters to life.<p>According …

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Five Alive: All the Notable Cars We Know with Five-Cylinder Engines

Flight of the Blackbird: The how, what and why of the incredible SR-71

Birth of the Blackbird<p>Developed by Lockheed at its famously secretive Skunk Works in Burbank, California, the SR-71 was a derivative of the A-12 …

How Honda's Self-Balancing Motorcycle Works

Honda's concept motorcycle keeps itself upright, with or without a rider, even when standing still. Here's how it works.<p>One of the coolest thing things to come out of the Consumer Electronics Show this year was a motorcycle that could stay upright entirely on its own, both while standing still and …

How a First-Time Founder Went From Zero to $23 Million With No Venture Capital

This underdog can help us learn to block external influences and pursue our passion.<p>Do you ever get Nonsexual Crushes on people? It's not a physical attraction - maybe you just love their intellect or charisma. Nonsexual crushes are the cheerful cousin to evil envy - you wish them no ill will, you …

Getting Over Rover: Why the Loss of a Dog Can Be Devastating

My wife and I recently went through one of the more excruciatingly sorrowful experiences of our long married life—the euthanasia of our beloved dog, …

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How The Anthropic Principle Became The Most Abused Idea In Science

The Universe has the fundamental laws that we observe it to have. Also, we exist, and are made of the things we’re made of, obeying those same fundamental laws. And therefore, we can construct two very simple statements that would be very difficult to argue against:<p>We must be prepared to take …

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25 Go-To Phrases That Will Make People Like You More

Think of this as a charisma cheat sheet. The best part is that if you use it, you soon won't need it.<p>I'm a bit of an introvert -- and yet, I've learned to love meeting new people and engaging with strangers. My secret? I've got a mental cheat sheet of go-to phrases that almost always provoke …

CES 2017: LucidSound Ships the LS40 Universal Wireless Headset

One for all.<p>LucidSound has shipped their flagship LS40 wireless gaming headset.<p>Originally announced at E3 2016, the LS40 will be one of a very few …

You'll Never See Anything As Adorable As These Little Kids With Big Dogs

So doggone precious.

Bench Press Without a Bench

6 Floor Presses For Healthy Delts<p>Bench With No Bench, Save Your Shoulders<p>Got a sharp pain deep inside your shoulder? Trying to bench press anyway? …

Porsche 911 GT1 In Naked Kevlar: How Porsche Developed The Cheater King

Few race cars have ever bent the rules so close to breaking as the Porsche 911 GT1, a homologation special that was homologated for the road after …

Watch A Brake Disc Explode Under The Power Of Friction

Brake rotors are basically big heavy chunks of cast iron that friction pads clamp onto to stop a car. They’re super beefy, able to resist really high …

I Had No Idea This Bizarre Nissan Existed Until This Week And Now I Need One

The car world is full of wonder and mystery! Even when you’re steeped in it every waking hour of your day like I am, it’s still wide and weird enough …

We Might Save the Internal Combustion Engine by Flipping it on Itself

Engineers hope to stave off the death of the internal combustion engine by perfecting the opposed piston design.<p>It's commonly understood that the internal combustion engine has to die. Nations have considered banning fuel-burning vehicles beyond a certain future date, though none of these proposals …

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Formula One: Five conclusions after Nico Rosberg edges out Lewis Hamilton

<b>Abu Dhabi (CNN) —</b> After the longest season in Formula One's history, Nico Rosberg was crowned world champion Sunday, beating his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton to the title at the final race of the year in Abu Dhabi.<p>And as the cars roll into the garage for the winter, CNN's Amanda Davies draws …

How Formula 1 Steering Wheels Have Evolved Since the 1950s

They're not even wheel-shaped anymore.<p>When we talk about Formula 1 cars and how they've changed over the years, we tend to focus on engines. Many fans, for example, miss the V10 and V12 engines from the past. But while the sound they make is definitely lacking, the turbocharged V6 that's currently …

This Is What a 'Money Is No Object' Car Collection Looks Like

The chase might be better than the catch, but in this case, they have people taking care of that too.<p>Khalid Mohammed Abdulrahim of Bahrain wanted a Ferrari Enzo. And since his company built both the Bahrain International Circuit and the Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Circuit, he could easily afford one. So, …

Modern Light Fixtures Turn Into Animals When Illuminated

Tel Aviv-based designer Chen Bikovski couples a contemporary aesthetic with a nostalgic nod to the past to create whimsical works of modern art. Inspired by fond memories of her childhood and interested in experimenting with ambiance, the award-winning designer invented Popup Lighting, a series of …

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This 1948 Cadillac Is Secretly a Brand-New One

Said another way, this is a '48 Cadillac with a 464-hp twin-turbo V6, ABS, traction control, Track Mode, and a touchscreen dashboard.<p>Usually, you'd call a custom car that combines the best of old- and new-school a restomod, but that term doesn't begin to encompass the latest Ringbrothers creation. …

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Infiniti Takes Recent History's Biggest Step in Engine Design – Feature

From the November 2016 issue<p>For ages, automakers have been searching for a practical means of varying an engine’s compression ratio on the fly. How hard the air—and sometimes the fuel—is squeezed before ignition plays a crucial role in overall efficiency: Compressing the mixture as much as possible …

Here's How to Turn Any Old Garage Into the Car Space of Your Dreams

Expert detailer Larry Kosilla takes us through the two-month long process of turning his two-car garage into a haven for his obsession.<p>All of us hope to create our own dream garage. Such a place is a sanctuary for gearheads to store and work on their cars, and make memories with friends and family. …

Draw like an artist: go from "I can't draw" to "handmade art for sale"

Boing Boing-beloved artist Chris Locke (previously) writes, "World-famous artist and middle-school art teacher Christopher Locke has published a new …

Quitting My $97K Job Saved My Life

Entrepreneurship doesn't seem so scary compared to sacrificing your family and health for a paycheck.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ever feel like you're destined for something greater? Like you're not reaching your full potential? Like you're making a living but not a …

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You Might Be a Good Rider If…

When asked, the majority of motorcyclists consider themselves “good” riders. The problem is that we suck at measuring our own abilities. This …

Here's How the Camless Engine of the Future Works

Engineering Explained tells you everything you need to know about Koenigsegg's Freevalve engine.<p>Christian von Koenigsegg's namesake company is small, but it builds some of the most advanced supercars in the world. The Regera, for example, is a 1500-horsepower plug-in hybrid that doesn't have a …

This Might Be the Single Greatest Save in Motorcycle Racing History

How Randy Mamola rode out of this, we have no idea.<p>If you've ever been on a motorcycle and had something go wrong, you know how quickly a small mistake can turn into a big problem. And when your bike starts to slide unexpectedly, it can be almost impossible to recover. Heck, even missing a little …

This Is How Much Dodge Viper You Can Get for $10,000

Are you brave enough to buy a Viper on a Mitsubishi Mirage budget?<p>A lot of people don't realize this, but first- and second-generation Dodge Vipers are performance bargains. You can find a good one between $30,000 and $40,000 but how much Viper does $10,000 get you? More than you'd think, but …

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Donald Trump: Jimmy Kimmel breaks down random rant about movies

During a rambling speech on Saturday in Pennsylvania, GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump said, among other things, that movies aren’t good …

How an Australian College Student Did What NASA Couldn't

Paddy Neumann's final project—which proposes using junk metal as rocket fuel—could change space travel forever.<p>Paddy Neumann kind of looks like someone who's really into brewing beer. But back when he was a third year student at the University of Sydney, the now Dr. Neumann started on a course of …