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Nothing Hurts: Moby's Persistent Progress

Richard Melville Hall on the power of music, and his need to create...Of 2016 book, Porcelain: A Memoir – recounting his journey to creating …

New Albums

Autobahn Streak: JSK takes on the BMW R nineT

Judging public opinion is a fickle business. So when a builder hits on a concept that works, it’s tempting to get comfortable and stick to the formula.<p>The first build we featured from California-based JSK Moto was a sweet BMW R nineT-based scrambler. It spread like wildfire, and even landed on BMW …

Autonomous Cars

How I “scanned” old negatives with $0 budget, a DSLR and stuff I had at home

A few days ago, my boyfriend found some old 35mm negatives. I really wanted to see baby photos of him, so I was wondering: can I “scan” these films …

Photography

Complex engineering and metal-work discovered beneath ancient Greek 'pyramid'

Latest find on Cyclades’ Keros includes evidence of metal-working and suggests the beginnings of an urban centre, say archaeologists<p>More than 4,000 years ago builders carved out the entire surface of a naturally pyramid-shaped promontory on the Greek island of Keros. They shaped it into terraces …

Archaeology

The World's Saga: An English Translation of the Old Norse Veraldar saga, a History of the World in Six Ages

<b>The World’s Saga: An English Translation of the Old Norse Veraldar saga, a History of the World in Six Ages</b><p>By James Andrew Cross<p>MA Thesis, University …

Archaeology

Lost Roman roads could be found as Environment Agency laser scans whole of England from air

Lost Roman roads and hidden archaeological remains are likely to be uncovered in a new project to map the entire English landscape using state-of-the-art lasers.<p>Under plans unveiled by the Environment Agency today, specialist aircraft equipped with laser scanners will be touring the country, …

Roads

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

Video: Ancient Greek Port From City in the Bible Revealed After Earthquake Buried It Under the Mediterranean

Archaeologists have discovered the lost town of Lechaion, the harbor from the ancient Greek city of Corinth, for which the New Testament’s 1st …

Drones

The best Barcelona barrios for escaping the crowds

Barcelona's popularity as a tourist destination has surged in recent years, but there are still many local barrios to explore away from the crowds. In the centre you’ll be jostling for space amongst tour groups, bicycles and selfie sticks; visit these neighbourhoods, though, and you might be the …

Barcelona

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<i>The latest in the</i> <i>Drones and Small Unmanned Aerial Systems Special Series</i><i>, in which Kike profiles interesting information, research and thoughts on</i> …

Drones much more than toys for farmers

by Emily Parkinson<p>Drones have captured the public imagination with much the same fervour as might a toy at Christmas.<p>"People love them," drone expert …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Pain

A Harvard doctor shares the 3-ingredient breakfast she eats at work every morning

When Harvard physician Monique Tello looks at the typical American breakfast, she said, it makes her "want to cry."<p>"A bowl of cereal, or a bagel, or a piece of toast, or a muffin are all no different than a dessert," Tello wrote in a recent Harvard Health blog post.<p>Think about it — most blueberry …

Breakfast

Mighty Mouse: The indispensable Dremel tool

This week, I want to talk about one of the most indispensable tools in my shop: the Dremel rotary tool. I love Dremels. I don’t get paid to write that—I buy all my own Dremel tools, and whether it’s the Dremel brand or not probably doesn’t matter.<p>This rotary tool is simply a high-speed motor with a …

Woodworking

A custom Yamaha XJR inspired by … the BMW R nineT

A half-chopped Yamaha, a head full of crazy ideas and a friendly wager: those were the ingredients for Jorge Rodrigues’ first build. And the results are pretty tasty.<p>Jorge is a director at a software firm in Portugal—but more importantly, he’s a motorcyclist who’s always wanted to build a custom …

Fabrication

The 80s are back: Luka Cimolini’s BMW R100 RS

The BMW R100 RS made waves when it first launched. Sports tourers were a new concept, and the RS topped the charts with its wind tunnel-tested fairing.<p>These days, you’re more likely find an RS fairing in a plastic bin than on the streets. While it had a contemporary—almost futuristic—look back in …

Motorcycles

Weiser Introduces High-Intensity LED Motorcycle Lights

<b>SCOTTS VALLEY, CA</b> – Weiser, a motorcycle LED lighting company committed to advancing motorcycle rider safety, announce immediate availability of …

LED Lighting
Motorcycles

Purveyors of The Finest Quality Motogoods

website<p>http://www.oldempiretradingco.com/<p>Limited edition clothing, Bespoke leather work, Handmade components, Old Empire Motorcycles Merchandise<p>Old …

Showstopper: Kiddo’s immaculate Bonneville custom

There’s hardly a Triumph Bonneville on the street that hasn’t been tweaked in some way. With hordes of aftermarket parts available for Hinkley twins, personalization is just a mouse click away.<p>But it takes more than a fat wallet and an internet connection to build a truly show-stopping Bonnie. You …

Fabrication

Anthony Scott’s Honda CB550

Growing up near the Barber Vintage Motorsport Museum, it comes as no surprise that Anthony Scott has always been intrigued by motorcycles.<p>But it wasn’t until his later years that his passion became uncontrollable, and he had to dive in headfirst. “I returned to the US after being overseas for seven …

Motorcycles

Review: DJI's Phantom 4 sets new standard for affordable drones

Review<p>Right out of the box, you can tell that DJI's Phantom 4 is a complete reimagining of the entry-level lineup. From the sleek chassis to advanced …

Motorcycles

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'Tesla Drone' Poised to Revolutionize Unmanned Filmmaking

With the Tesla Drone, South African industrial designer Fraser Leid aims to take drone filmmaking to the next level.<p>After the surge of interest in civilian drone culture, it didn’t take long for filmmakers to exploit their aerial footage capabilities (see: <i>Drone Boning</i> for a titillating example). …

Drones

A new breed of drones will soon be flying in Australian civilian airspace

The Qube used by emergency servcies. Supplied.<p>XTEK Limited, an Australian supplier of military hardware, has applied for permission to use drones in civilian airspace.<p>The company submitted an application to the Civil Aviation Safety Authority to commercially operate Lynx M fixed wing drones from …

Civil Aviation

Flying High: Civilian Market for Drones Takes Off

Drones