Dan Edwards

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Interieur Of Tram In Puerto de Soller,Majorca

The train service from palma to soller was established in 1912.<p>In 1913 the tram service from soller to the port of soller

Super Scrambler: An old-school Ducati custom

Tony Prust of Analog Motorcycles is an old-fashioned craftsman. He can turn his hand to fine woodworking as well as metallurgy, and his Chicago-based workshop turns out bikes that are functional as well as beautifully finished.<p>Tony eschews fashion, but there’s often a stroke of serendipity in his …

Photographing Europe's Abandoned Border Crossings

After nearly 20 years of passport-free travel in parts of Western and Central Europe, many former checkpoints resemble ghost towns.<p>"Girls! Girls!" a motorcyclist enthusiastically yelled at Ignacio Evangelista, his face red from the heat of the day as he pulled his sweaty head out from under his …

Having your laptop stolen is traumatic. Here's what I learned

Last Tuesday after work, I headed to a bar in Kings Cross with a couple of colleagues, slung my rucksack on the table next to us, and spent a pleasant hour brainstorming feature ideas. When I got up to leave, the rucksack was gone – complete with my laptop, notebook and a copy of The Secret Diary …

Identity Theft

Sister Secret Agents in World War II Fought Alongside Men

British women practiced the black arts of sabotage and silent killing.<p>The U.S. Army lifted its ban on women in combat roles only last year. But more than 70 years ago, a group of intrepid women was recruited to fight alongside men as agents by a secret British organization called the Special …

A Rare Look at Design Genius Jony Ive: The Man Behind the Apple Watch

<i>How Apple’s under-the-radar design genius, Jonathan Ive, has found the way to our hearts.</i><p>I first catch sight of Jony Ive across the Apple campus, in a plain Dodger-blue T-shirt and white painter’s pants, in conversation, nodding. The head Apple designer, who brought you the iMac and the iPad and …

Product Design

Manufacturers Talk About Building a Hybrid Motorcycle... John Gustafson Actually Did It

The madness all began way back in 2002, when a small hybrid company, Ecycle, caught the eye of engineer school drop-out, John Gustafson. Ecycle made …

Honda Cub: Dirty Donkey

The Honda Super Cub is the best-selling two-wheeler on the planet. Since 1958, it’s sold more than 60 million units. So, as you can imagine, there are some pretty cool custom Cubs around — but few are as cool as the machines being turned out by Holland’s Super Motor Company.<p>This is the latest build …

Cutting edge: the life of a former London gang leader

Jean-Claude Dagrou sits in his living room, changes his baby's nappy, and explains why he became a gang member: "I wanted people to be scared of me. That's the only reason I got involved, to tell you the truth." Dagrou is built like a wardrobe, with huge, scarred arms, a deep voice and a disarming …

Motorcycle Classics on Twitter: "Touring the northern coast of Spain by Royal Enfield Bullet 500. Get more at http://t.co/ue2lUmHDAU http://t.co/VLD3NAxeOO"

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"If it sounds like writing, I rewrite it" - rules for writers from Get Shorty author Elmore Leonard, who died on Tuesday http://t.gu.com/o5N4g (via Guardian culture) Photograph: Vince Bucci/Getty

WhatsApp voice messaging updated with one-press record-and-send feature

These days, you don't even have to ring someone, listen to their spiel and wait for a beep when you can just use apps to send voice snippets. WhatsApp, which recently reached 300 million users, has made its existing experience even easier with a new feature that lets you record <i>and</i> send voice memos …

Stonehenge Revealed: Why Stones Were a "Special Place"

Lead archaeologist at Stonehenge discusses his team's discoveries in new book.<p><b>The eerie megaliths of Stonehenge have inspired speculation for centuries.</b>

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Is the rise in antibiotic use on farms a threat to humans?

The use of some of the most potent antibiotics available has surged among British farmers in the last decade, stoking fears that the burgeoning …

Bike EXIF and Cycle EXIF Roll in to Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / May 13, 2013<p>If it’s got two wheels, stylish looks and you can ride it, chances are you’ll find it in Bike EXIF or Cycle EXIF. The …

Triumph Catalina Scrambler

It was a problem of Robert Jordan’s own making, and it smacked him upside the head every time he ventured into his garage. There sat a perfectly restored 1960s Triumph 650 desert sled, looking like it just came out of Steve McQueen’s garage. Right next to it, his modern ride, a 2007 Triumph …