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Opulent Glass Yacht Features a Grand Staircase That Leads Directly to the Ocean

The newest yacht design by Oregon native Lujac Desautel is a majestic vessel that shimmers with a glass-encased deck, offering passengers the incredible experience of feeling close to the ocean. The California College of the Arts architecture student designed <i>SALT</i> with minimalistic principles and …

Sailing

A Data Nerd’s Guide To Winning Texas Hold ‘Em

Know when to hold ’em, and know when to fold ’em.<p>Do you suck at the mental math of Texas Hold ‘Em? Here’s an interactive cheat sheet that you might want to play around with before your next game. Chris Beaumont, a former software engineer at Harvard’s Center for Astrophysics, has put together a …

The Many Strands of Indian Identity

An ambitious new library of Indian literature shows the cultural riches ignored by today’s Hindu nationalists<p>When President Barack Obama visited India in late January, there was much talk of the liberal values shared by the world’s great democracies. His host, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra …

India

Tesla's "Insane Mode" launch turns bananas into ballistics

Please make sure your breakfast is properly tied down before launch.<p>Over at Drag Times, Brooks has been having a ton of fun with his P85D.<p>He's been taking every opportunity to show off the dual-motor, 691 horsepower electric super-sedan's "Insane Mode," the hardest-launching setting for the …

12 Best Foods To Boost Brain Power

We all know that the food we eat can affect our bodies. But, what about the greater impact food can have on the brain? An article written in Psychology Today discusses the mind-gut connection in relation to the immune system and how food can either prevent or cause certain sickness. We are …

Wellness

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9 Fast Ways to Lose Thigh Fat

9 Quick Ways to Lose Your Thigh Fat<p>Those skinny jeans are calling your name.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Full disclosure: There's no one exercise or food that specifically helps you lose weight in your legs—spot reducing fat doesn't …

Sex sells, and Alfa Romeo knows it

Screw political correctness.<p>The Alfa Romeo 4C Launch Edition is basically a $68,000 carbon-fiber sex object.<p>Political correctness dictates that this message should be framed in such a manner to appeal to the most diverse possible cross section of potential buyers.<p><b>READ MORE:</b> Alfa Romeo 4C First Drive<p>…

Classic Cars

Watch California Dry Up Right Before Your Eyes In 6 Jaw-Dropping GIFs

California is drying up.<p>“This is a big deal,” California Governor Jerry Brown said at a ceremony Tuesday as he signed into law a trio of bills regulating, for the first time, the state’s groundwater use. As of Thursday, almost 60 percent of the state is facing "exceptional drought," the most severe …

CRD's new boxer twins

A few years ago you couldn’t sneeze without hitting a custom Honda CB. But the baton has now been passed to the BMW R-series. And with good reason too—old ‘airheads’ are easy to come by and bulletproof. With a simple layout and a removable subframe, they’re great for customizing.<p>The Spanish …

Motorcycles

The 2014 Bike EXIF Awards, Part I | Bike EXIF

It’s time for our biannual roundup of the most popular motorcycles on Bike EXIF: the best of the best, as chosen by our hundreds of thousands of readers from around the world.<p>After aggregating traffic stats and social media likes and shares, we’ve uncovered the ten motorcycles that made the biggest …

Vintage

Brasse 31BLK Kawasaki Ninja Mod Kit

Thanks to Brasse, Kawasaki Ninja 250 owners can now give their bikes a serious makeover. With the<p>Thanks to Brasse, Kawasaki Ninja 250 owners can now give their bikes a serious makeover. With the simple removal of stock fairings and bolting on the 31BLK kit — no electrical or mechanical …

David Beckham for H&M 2014 Fall Bodywear Collection

David Beckham for H&M is back with another bodywear lineup for Fall 2014. Yet again offering<p>David Beckham for H&M is back with another bodywear lineup for Fall 2014. Yet again offering basic essentials with a modern twist, this latest collection sees a casual assortment of tees, sweatpants, pajama …

Hell Freezes Over: Harley-Davidson Unveils New Electric Motorcycle

Harley-Davidson has been selling motorcycles for well over a century and enjoys some of the most active and brand-loyal owners in virtually any industry. Though it does offer the more-modern VSRC and Street model lines, the company essentially lives on its rich heritage, offering updated versions …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Eggs

Why Making Your Bed Every Morning Matters, According to a Navy SEAL

Making your bed each morning seems like the least of our worries to start the day. However, according to Naval Adm. William McRaven, it may be the …

The boxer is back at Villa d'Este

Another stunning BMW Motorrad concept debuts at Lake Como.<p>Just a year ago, we brought you news of BMW's Concept Ninety, a Roland Sands-designed homage to BMW's legendary R90S. That Villa d'Este concept soon saw production as BMW's nineT special. We can only hope the latest BMW concept to debut at …

How to Parallel Park Perfectly, Every Time

The recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p>Rules of thumb and experience help, but we prefer repeatable experiments. And if you see this and laugh, you're probably not as good as you think you are. Thankfully, the recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p><i>Pull alongside the car</i> …

These World Cup Posters Are A Must-See For Any Soccer Super Fan

Brazilian artist and graphic designer Cristiano Siqueira pulled out all the stops when creating these incredible World Cup team posters for an ESPN campaign celebrating the tournament, which begins on June 12.<p>Each of these posters illustrates one of the 32 teams that will be heading to this year's …

BMW's Electric Brand Will Lower CO2, Cost A Lot, And Pay Off Big Long-Term

Germany’s BMW is turning a costly necessity to reduce fuel consumption into a profit generating virtue.<p>The world’s biggest premium car maker is currently cranking up the publicity machine for the August launch of its i8 plug-in hybrid two-seater supercar. BMW recently parachuted some investment …

Photos: 2015 BMW i8

Al-Nakba is not over

For activists in Palestine and around the world, the annual commemoration of the Nakba - the ethnic cleansing of Palestine by Jewish militias before and during 1948 - provides an opportunity to refocus and reenergise. It serves as a reminder of the historical distance traversed while acting …

Indian city on alert after communal unrest

Indian police in the south Indian city of Hyderabad are maintaining a tight vigil after paramilitary forces trying to break up clashes between two religious communities killed three people.<p>The violence broke out on Wednesday in the old quarter of the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, which has a …

Top 32 Quotes Every Entrepreneur Should Live By

The nature of being an entrepreneur means that you fully embrace ambiguity and are comfortable with being challenged regularly. Especially when having to go out for startup fundraising. Choosing this career path is completely irrational because the odds of succeeding are dismal, but most succeed …

No More Teasing: Alfa Romeo Finally Returns To U.S.

Alfa Romeo has teased Americans with its return to the United States for years, and now, after numerous false starts, it will begin selling the 4C sports car this summer.<p>The 4C Launch Edition, unveiled Wednesday at the New York international auto show, is “just an appetizer” for the carmaker’s full …

The Myth of Working Your Way Through College

Once upon a time, a summer spent scooping ice cream could pay for a year of college. Today, the average student's annual tuition is equivalent to 991 hours behind the counter.<p>A lot of Internet ink has been spilled over how lazy and entitled Millennials are, but when it comes to paying for a college …

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