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BMW R100/7 by Boyle Custom Moto

Kim Boyle has lived a life on two wheels. He started out in BMX, working for GT Bicycles, Airwalk, Vans and DC Shoes—and then got hooked on motorcycles. Over the past six years he’s made a name for himself with a series of super-clean builds, ranging from an SR500 wheelie machine to vintage Harleys …

Motorcycles

Illuminated Cut Paper Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti | Colossal

<p>Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker (known collectively as Hari & Deepti) are an artist couple who create paper cut light boxes. Each diorama is …

Deep sea creatures shed light on the future of medical imaging

Bioluminescent organisms may help doctors design better ways to scan human organs and make better diagnoses<p>In July, a team of scientists organised by the American Museum of Natural History will dive 300 metres below the Atlantic Ocean's surface about 160km off the coast of New England. Among their …

mobilgas ruins. cadiz summit, ca. 2013.

he's got an interstate runnin' through his front yard. desert center, ca. 2014.

crazy otto's schoolbus. mojave desert, ca. 2014.

miller's garage. 2014.

Playing Tetris Can Reduce Urges to Eat, Smoke, Drink

Three minutes of the game reduced cravings by 24 percent in a recent study.<p>The never-ending falling blocks of Tetris have caused innumerable people untold amounts of frustration. YouTube star Hank Green even has a song memorializing the evil of “The Man Who Throws The Tetris Piece.” But a new study …

Gigantic Cambrian Shrimplike Creature Unearthed in Greenland

A new filter-feeding giant that trolled the Cambrian seas has been unearthed in Greenland.<p>The species, dubbed <i>Tamisiocaris borealis,</i> used large, …

New York Public Library Puts 20,000 Hi-Res Maps Online & Makes Them Free to Download and Use

When I was a kid, my father brought home from I know not where an enormous collection of <i>National Geographic</i> magazines spanning the years 1917 to …

6 of Lightroom's Hidden Treasures

6 of Lightroom's Hidden Treasures - virtual copy, soft proofing, smart previews, lights out, targeted adjustment, and visualize spots.

Lightroom

Tax collector is coming for 'greatest buried treasure ever unearthed in U.S.' - The Margin - MarketWatch

Reuters<p>The “greatest buried treasure ever unearthed in the United States” is about to be hit by the tax collector.<p>According to Kathleen Pender, a …

Environment: News & features

The SeaOrbiter Futuristic Marine Research Vessel Just Reached its CrowdFunding Goal, Set to Begin Construction

Now that the futuristic SeaOrbiter marine vessel has successfully completed its crowdfunding campaign, the project is ready to enter the construction …

This week on Gigaom Research: digital currency development and the European cloud market

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Thinkstock/Nevarpp<p>This week Gigaom Research examines two still-evolving ecosystems, the European cloud market and …

To Map the Brain, Researchers Create Video Games

Neuroscience

Antioxidant Rich Foods

13 Foods That Are <i>Packed</i> With Antioxidants<p>Allow us to present a <i>ton</i> of easy ways to protect against free-radical damage<p>Antioxidants can help prevent you from aging, disease, and possibly even weight gain. Want to add more to your diet? Start with these 13 tasty foods that are absolutely <i>loaded</i> with …

Excess sugar can triple risk of dying of heart disease: report

Eating too much sugar in foods such as soft drinks, cakes and cereals will not just pack on the pounds, it can increase the risk of dying of heart disease.<p>New research published on Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine shows that people who get 25 per cent or more of their daily calories …

Eating Seafood: Health Boon or Health Threat?

<i>By Carl Safina and Elizabeth Brown</i><p>Since 2001, the federal government has issued warnings about the risks associated with eating certain fish that contain high levels of mercury. For decades, human industrial activities have emitted large amounts of mercury in the air, which then settles in our …

$99 23andMe DNA Test Could Predict Your Entire Health Future

Our current health care system is built around reaction: doctors wait for patients to fall ill and only then find a way to heal them. But what if, …

Molecular Biology

LOOK: Another Scary Health Risk Of Too Much Sitting

Here's even more incentive for older people to limit the amount of time they spend sitting each day.<p>New research published in the Journal of Physical Activity & Health shows an association between each extra hour of time spent sitting, and an increased risk of disability. Plus, researchers found …

Older fathers linked to childrens’ mental health risks

A new study suggests that men, as well as women, should keep an eye on their biological clocks.<p>Children born of fathers aged 45 and older are at greater risk for autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and other psychiatric problems, according to research published Wednesday in JAMA …

1 in 8 deaths linked to air pollution, World Health Organization says

Air pollution kills about 7 million people a year and is linked to 1 in 8 deaths worldwide, according to a report released Tuesday by the World Health Organization.<p>The finding more than doubles previous estimates "and confirms that air pollution is now the world's largest single environmental …

Pollution