Alvaro Jakob

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Editors' Choice: 2013 Dream Bikes

These handmade bicycles will take you anywhere you want to go<p>Everyday Rides<p>We found three luscious hand-built bikes that can invigorate, inspire, and transform your daily life—and tote home the groceries.<p><i>Photography by Trevor Dixon</i><p>Sweetpea A-Line<p>I live in a suburban development carved into …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

The Week in Review: Twitter Goes Public

Inside Flipboard / November 8, 2013<p>Twitter’s initial public offering yesterday saw the tech company soar into dizzying new heights. The company and …


So calming.

Loving Husband Documents Every Stage of Wife’s Battle with Breast Cancer

<i>The Battle We Didn't Choose</i> is a powerful collection of images by photographer and loving husband Angelo Merendino, documenting his wife Jennifer's battle with breast cancer. Their story begins like your typical “boy meets girl” love story with Angelo mustering up the courage to reveal his feelings …

Breast Cancer

Lou Reed: 20 Essential Tracks

After leaving the Velvet Underground in 1970, Lou Reed went to work for his dad’s accounting firm as a typist. If he had never played a note of music …

Andy Warhol

Google Launches Public Beta of Web Designer

Google today launched a new advertising application in beta called Google Web Designer. The company says the tool is for creating “professional-quality design” HTML5 ads and campaigns accessible to everyone from the designer to the dabbler.<p>HTML5 is widely seen as the standard that everyone on the …

Rusia lanza con éxito un cohete

El cohete portador Protón-M, que transporta un satélite de comunicaciones, ha sido lanzado al espacio sin contratiempos tras el fracaso de la última misión, en julio pasado, cuando otro cochete portador estalló poco después de despegar del cosmódromo de Baikonur.