Todd Brubaker

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19: The True Story of the Yarnell Hill Fire

Yarnell, Arizona, a former gold-mining town of 650 people, sits on a precipice at the western edge of the Colorado Plateau. Rising above it are the 6,000-foot peaks of the Weaver Mountains, and nearly 2,000 feet below are the flatlands and cactus of the Sonoran Desert. An hour and a half northwest …

Middle School

The Single Fitness Stat You Need to Know

Elite endurance athletes and exercise physiologists have long known that VO2 max may be the single greatest determinant of athletic performance. But few recreational athletes have access to the kind of specialized lab equipment typically used to assess and train their number. Now a new study in the …

Weight Loss

Engadget's Black Friday 2013 roundup

Don't think that the Black Friday shopping rush this year is all about the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. We've rounded up a smorgasbord of Thanksgiving week deals that should appeal to tech-savvy shoppers of all stripes, whether they're looking for entry-level smartphones or giant 4K TVs. Hop past …

Hypnotic GIFs of Anthony Howe's Kinetic Wind Sculptures

Artist Anthony Howe's 3D kinetic sculptures are massive, moving pieces that utilize the united visual power of wind, metal, and mirrors. We first discovered his spectacular work earlier this year and now, thanks to VICE's <i>The Creators Project</i>, a series of equally hypnotic gifs (created by Jordan …

Art

Quick and Informative Intro to SLR Lenses for Beginners

The world of camera lenses can be a bit daunting when you first start out, and so a videographer and photographer have joined forces to put together …

Adjust and True Disc Brakes

Video<p>Mountain Bike<p>Adjust and True Disc Brakes<p>Bicycling mechanic Mike Yozell shows you how to straighten disc brake rotors and center the calipers on your bike to prevent rubbing.<p>The items we review are selected by our editors without bias. If you choose to purchase them from one of our preferred …

Dave Kalama's Five Exercises for Every Athlete

“It’s essential that you make your workout something you don’t dread,” Kalama says. One way to do that: use your surroundings. “When you go to a gym, it’s one-dimensional. But when you go to a mountain or a park or a beach, the workout is being drawn more from your will. Use the trees, use the park …

Workouts

Ski Movie Soundtracks

Feeling tempted by the early season snow? We know it’s a tease to the nearing winter and only leaves you aching for more. Beyond maxing out your …

How to Photograph Snow

Photographing snow has its own set of unique rules. The reflective ability of the individual flakes make it an interesting subject to shoot – not to …

Landscape Photography

Texas @ Iowa State Recap: ALMOST

ALMOST. One more first down, one less (mostly deserved) pass interference call, one less Hail Mary completed by Texas, or one less horrible …

How to Photograph Light Trails

Photographing light trails is somewhat of a rite of passage for low light photographers – usually by setting up a nice landscape composition that …