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Toll Of Being An MP Shown As Politicians Reveal Threats From The Public

MPs must be given greater protection from the public, it has been claimed, after a study found four out of five respondents had been victims of …

Royal Family

IKEA's adult coloring book will take your love of furniture to new heights

If you have a deep affinity for affordable Swedish design, why stop at your SVALSTA side table?<p>Capitalizing on the recent fad for adult coloring …

Dodge Viper ACR v Ford Mustang GT350R v Corvette Stingray Z06 | Top Gear Magazine

How to Bike in a Group

1 of 8<p>Observe<p>Every ride has different customs. Watch how the regulars conduct themselves in the pack and follow suit. If everyone signals turns by sticking out an arm and pointing, for instance, do the same.<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 of 8<p>Hold Your Line<p>The group's safety depends on …

Camaraderie

5 Rules for Listening to Music on a Ride (Without Being a Jerk)

If you enjoy listening to music while riding, get this: Research shows that tuning in to your favorite jams can make you ride happier, harder, and faster. Music is scientifically proven to reduce perceived exertion, boost your energy levels, and increase your endurance by as much as 15 percent.<p>The …

Earbuds

Cold-Weather Riding Tips to Keep You Toasty This Winter

Dressing properly for snowy, cold, wet, or freezing rides is challenging; it’s even tougher if you only got into cycling this summer and are suddenly finding your fingers frozen mid-ride. By wearing several key pieces of clothing and following a few important rules, you can stay warm this winter …

Weather

What Happens to Your Body When You Stop Riding

The benefits of a good ride are immediate. Within 24 hours, your blood pressure drops, your blood sugar improves, your metabolism burns hotter, and your mood gets better. Long term, the positive hits just keep coming as you get fitter, faster, and healthier. Everyone needs a rest day now and then, …

Diabetes

Volkswagen Pranks Everybody With A Trick Passat Towing A Trailer

For the majority of the world that understands that you can actually tow things without a massive truck, Volkswagen has a new Trailer Assist system. …

Nature House / Junsekino Architect and Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The perception of this project is viewed from both inside-out and outside-in. Homeowners requested for …

6 Of Our Favorite Homes From "The Real Housewives"

Including one from the newest franchise, "The Real Housewives of Potomac."<p>If you're a fan of "The Real Housewives," there are a few things you know to be true: these women <i>love</i> rocking ballgowns almost as much as they love throwing drinks on each other. Avid viewers also have one city they watch …

Real Housewives

The Best Leg Workout for Cyclists

1 of 16<p>Matt Rainey<p>Put Your Stems Through Circuit Training<p>We can’t do the work for you, but we can put the best leg moves for cycling in one easy-to-find place. These resistance training exercises will help you maintain essential lean muscle and improve both their strength and efficiency, so you can …

Workouts

'iPad generation' means nine in 10 toddlers live couch potato lives

Experts fear a bleak future for a generation of toddlers brought up on tablets and smartphones, with just 9 per cent of pre-school children taking a healthy amount of daily activity<p>Just one in ten of the “iPad generation” of toddlers are active enough to be healthy, official Government data …

Articles about retired couple transforms beloved island retreat modern dwelling on Dwell.com - Dwell

A retired couple looking to downsize find the solution right in their backyard.<p>A Martha’s Vineyard retreat surpasses the traditional boundaries of Cape Cod architecture with a contemporary design by Harvard...<p>The Watershed is an off-the-grid writer’s retreat that architect Erin Moore designed for …

Tesla Sues German Supplier Over Model X Doors

Tesla Motors is suing German auto parts maker Hoerbiger Automotive Comfort Systems after the supplier allegedly failed to deliver the electric car …

9 New Rules for Decluttering a Kid's Room — And Keeping It That Way

You're gonna need a strategy beyond just buying a ton of storage bins.<p>If there's one room you wish you could lock up and never look at again, it's probably your kid's room. (Or maybe your basement, or your laundry room...OK, there are a lot of rooms.) But thanks to toys, books, clothes, and crafts, …

Minimalism

Garmin Edge 25 - First Ride

F.lux Asks Apple To Let Its Screen Color Adjustment App Back Into App Store

As many noted when Apple released its beta version of iOS earlier this week, one of the mobile operating system’s newest features, a nighttime reading mode with reduced blue light emissions, looked awfully familiar. The ability to adjust the screen brightness on iOS devices is something software …

Apps

Whatsapp goes free, says it won't introduce ads

Whatsapp has announced it will drop its subscription fee, making the service free for everyone. Even better, it won't start showing third-party ads …

A Global Perspective Of Israeli Tech In 2015

From the Chinese stock market crash that shook global equity markets to the obsession with hunting for unicorns, 2015 was a year filled with volatility and non-traditional capital flowing into the private markets. Israel felt the effects of these global trends, with an unprecedented $5 billion in …

Venture Capital

8 Habits Fast Cyclists Swear By

Want to get speedier? Start forming these habits to make your next season the best one yet.<p>We’ve talked about how to be a happier cyclist, but what if what you really want is to get faster? While most of the advice is still the same, gaining speed requires adoption of a few habits that, while they …

Cycling

Ten Cars That Need a Performance Version

Sporty versions of these cars might not present compelling business cases, but they'd be undeniably fun.<p>Yesterday we asked you which new cars desperately need a performance variant. As always, there were a ton of responses. Here are the answers we saw repeated the most.

Autos

Seven Cars We Loved at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show

The Best Bicycle Rides in Every State

<b>ALABAMA</b> <br>The Fort Morgan Ride<br>Start this rocking ride at Lulu’s, home of fried crab claws, then trace white-sand beaches and scout for protected turtles along the southern end of Mobile Bay. Catch the $5 ferry to tiny Dauphin Island, then head home for a total of 40 easy miles. Hell, end it at Lulu’s …

Hiking

Articles about homes design took 72 drafts get right on Dwell.com - Dwell

Daylight is the lifeblood of a Good Small Space.<p>A couple bring cohesion to an architectural mishmash in San Francisco.<p>Watch an incredible time-lapse video of the show floor being set up.<p>Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs suggests that we only think about fancy needs like self-actualization once we've …

Online Seller Profiling Startup eRated Raises $1.7M

Techstars London alumni eRated is another startup taking aim at the online reputation problem, specifically relating to online sellers. Targeting online marketplaces, it lets sellers of a product or service create one online profile to rule them all that consolidates and makes portable their seller …

Startups

Ride another world with MiM Glacier 360°, Iceland’s first XC stage race

From the people behind Iceland’s adventure cycling tour company <i>Made In Mountains</i> comes a new mountain bike event for 2016. The 3 day Glacier 360° …

Hiking

Nicole Curtis' Top 5 Tips for Buying and Restoring Old Houses

The queen of old homes shares her sage advice for taking on a fixer upper.<p>Perhaps we've seen too many romantic movies, but at some point in our lives, we've all dreamed of buying and restoring a big, old house. The idea sounds wonderfully idyllic, but what does such a dream take to pull off? To …

News | Top Gear

We pull out the timing gear and pit the baby Aston against its rivals<p>3 Jun 2018<p>0<p>Big Read<p>Under cover of darkness, the Senna is being taught some road …