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101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

Watch a new 3D printing technique create intricate objects from a pool of goo

3D printing is stuck in a bit of a rut. There are companies trying to push the technology beyond the trinket market, but many of the existing printers are slow, jam often, and don’t always make perfect copies. One new printer introduced at the TED conference may have the answer.<p>Most existing …

3D Printing

5 more digital tricks you'll use almost every day

Whether you’re skiing or going to the beach, place your phone in a sandwich bag to prevent damage — and best of all, you can still use the touch screen. Need a fast charge? Put your phone in airplane mode to speed up the process by around 25 percent. And if you need to pump up the volume in a …

Sleep Under the Stars at This Stunning South African Resort

As many of us bide our time with ice, snow, and unpleasant temperatures, it's fun to daydream about exotic vacation resorts. The Lion Sands Game Reserve, located at the Sabie Sand Reserve in South Africa is the perfect escape. Here, you observe amazing wildlife like lions, hippos, and giraffes as …

South Africa

Chewing gum is a vile habit, so let's spit it out once and for all

The mere financial cost of cleaning up chewing gum – an estimated £10m a year in London alone – pales into insignificance when compared with the social costs of this dreadful, indigestible substance. While some 300,000 pieces are removed from Oxford Street every time it is cleaned, and the price of …

The eyes in Leonardo da Vinci's painting of the Mona Lisa are said by some to follow viewers around the room, but in this clever optical illusion the entire head of a dinosaur appears to move with the camera. Watch it here: http://fw.to/00HXuwg

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 10 Best Books Of The Year (So Far), According To Amazon

Back in July, we wrote about Amazon editors' selections for best books that were released between January and June. Now, Amazon is back with an updated list of the Best Books of 2013 (so far).<p>Here are the top 10 books from this year, according to Amazon editors.<p>1. "<b>The Goldfinch"</b> by Donna Tartt: …

Brunton Hydrogen Reactor

If you're serious about backpacking, camping, or disaster preparedness, and you just can't imagine going on without a functional smartphone or …

Adirondack Chair Plans [Free Download]

Adirondack Chair Plans {Free Download}<p>Posted by Cindy · May 16, 2017<p>I have always wanted Adirondack chairs along the lake. So we took the challenge …

Stratos Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release System by Carbon Design Group

<b>Stratos Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release System</b> is an innovative all-in-one surgical device designed by Carbon Design Group. This medical device …

Industrial Design

How do you manufacture huge amounts of graphene for a fraction of the cost? Printing presses

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Graphene, a one-atom-thick sheet of carbon atoms with amazing physical properties, could carry the digital world into an age …

National Geographic: Then and Now – in pictures

National Geographic magazine has been at the forefront of photojournalism since it first began publishing photographs in 1890. An exhibition at Beetles + Huxley showcases over 100 vintage and contemporary prints from 26 September to 19 October 2013. Here are some of them<p>• Jonathan Jones on what the …

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15 Sep<p>Great Roads<br>• |<br>• Josh Barnett<br>• |<p>T<i>his Great Road was initially published in issue 57 of Total 911.</i><p>Some say the A272 is the best road over the South …

South Downs

The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering 2013

One of the highlights of Monterey Car Week every year is The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering. Held at The Quail Lodge and Golf Club in Carmel, California for the past 11 years, “The Quail,” as the Gathering is known, is a one-day classic car show, gourmet food event and social happening all in one. …

Frankfort Lighthouse | Michigan (by ETCphoto)

<b>Frankfort Lighthouse | Michigan</b> (by ETCphoto)

A Better Way to Get Into Outer Space, as Demonstrated by a Power-Drill-Operated Shotgun

The Slingatron is a "mechanical hypervelocity launcher" proposal for efficiently launching objects from Earth into space. A company called HyperV …

Daily chart: The new great grandson of Queen Elizabeth II is third in line to the British throne, but it could be decades before his reign starts. Today's chart shows how long kings and queens have had to wait before coming to the throne in Britain http://econ.st/164FejU

How to Make Your Computer Run Faster

Is your computer slowing down, whizzing and whirring as it tries to keep up with you? Before you spend hundreds or even thousands on a new computer, …

What I'd Do Differently: Adrian Reynard

Designer of hundreds of race cars, including those that dominated IndyCar racing in the late '90s, Reynard, 62, now builds track cars for himself and is awaiting blastoff.<p>From the August 2013 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b> C/D: Against the advice of  your professors at Oxford Polytechnic [now Oxford …

Motorsport