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This Corvette-Powered Kart Named ‘Leroy’ Just Set a Quarter-Mile Stick-Shift Record

Garrett Mitchell's Leroy became the first GM-powered stick shift drag kart to break into the sevens.<p>Cleetus McFarland YouTube<p>On Aug. 19, 2018 Garrett …

Karting

The Wacky, Risky World of DIY Submarines

When marine scientist Shanee Stopnitzky learned that police had hauled her stolen yellow sub out of San Francisco Bay and taken it to an impound lot, …

Santa Cruz

Logitech’s new vertical mouse packs pro features into ergonomic design

To create its new vertical mouse, Logitech borrowed from its expertise creating peripherals for players of first-person shooters. The goal? A kill shot aimed straight at the ugly heart of repetitive strain injuries.<p>The result of the company’s efforts is the Logitech MX Vertical. The ergonomic …

Logitech

Are Newer Used Cars More Reliable Than Old Cars?

My friendly coworkers spent much of this summer holding me back from physically and verbally attacking our now-late intern, Mack Hogan. Not because …

Alfa Romeo

Remy Metailler rides the Cube Two 15 2019 Video

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Mountain Biking

The Fantastic Cosplay of FlameCon 2018

1. Sailor Galaxia, Storm, and Xena (Sailor Moon, X-Men, and Xena)<p>2. Lumpy Space Princess (Adventure Time)<p>3. Space Captain Lars (Steven Universe)<p>4. …

Anime

Kali Protectives Launches New Maya & Alpine Helmets

PRESS RELEASE: Kali Protectives<p>Would you rather get hit in the head with a pillow or a fence post? Yeah, that sounds a bit dramatic, but as an …

Here are the winners of the 2018 Hugo Awards

The best science fiction and fantasy literature of 2017<p>The 2018 Hugo Awards were held last night at the World Science Fiction Convention in San Jose, California. The Hugo award is voted on by members of the fan community, and it’s considered the highest honor for science fiction and fantasy …

Science Fiction

POV Preview of the Joyride Track with Tyler McCaul & Anthony Messere

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Mountain Biking

It All Goes Down Today! It’s Time For Red Bull Joyride 2018

Every year around this time the top slopestyle mountain bike riders in the world gather in Whistler, Canada to showcase their talents and compete in …

Mountain Biking

The Best Peaks in America

Sometimes, the best mountain is the closest one. We asked BACKPACKER readers for the top peaks* in their states to help you find a climb near you. …

Hiking

This amazing POV video will leave you impressed... and feeling a bit sick - MBR

Kilian Bron using a 360 GoPro to stunning effect<p>The helmet POV is a video trope done to death but occasionally a video comes along that blows you …

The 'Wasabi Supra' Produces 2,500 Horsepower from a Billet HEMI V-8

The MK IV Toyota Supra made its debut this past weekend at Outlaw Armageddon in Oklahoma.<p>ProSpeed Autosports<p>The fourth-generation Toyota Supra is a …

Sports Cars

100+ Artists Pay Tribute to Creative Genius Hayao Miyazaki in 3 Day Art Show

Japanese filmmaker and animator Hayao Miyazaki has long delighted and inspired people around the world with his original imaginative universe. Now, those that have found his work artistically influential are paying homage to Miyazaki in the most appropriate way. The SPOKE ART gallery has curated …

Art

Parrot tells firefighter to 'f*ck off' during rescue attempt

This bird was not in the mood to be saved.<p>Jessie, a bright yellow and turquoise Macaw parrot, escaped her home in Edmonton, UK over the weekend and …

London Fire Brigade

Cosplay Gallery: Fan Expo Boston 2018

Comics fans and pop culture aficionados alike braved the rain this weekend to attend <b>Fan Expo Boston</b> at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center. …

Anime

7 Child Bike Seats That Let You Bring Your Kid Along for the Ride

We’re loving all the extra safety features!<p>What better way to spend an afternoon with your little one than by going on a bike ride together? While it’s probably not the best idea for novice cyclists on a rocky, narrow path to strap their baby to the back of the bike, plenty of experienced cyclists …

Parenting

The Best Project Management Apps to Get Your Life in Order

Project management apps help teams collaborate more effectively and hit their deadlines, but you can use the same apps to put some order into your …

Project Management

Don Cheadle Voicing Donald Duck Is Everything

Donald Duck has one of the most distinct voices in pop culture. But what if he sounded completely different?<p>The one-hour season finale of the …

Walt Disney Company

Right the wrongs of your deprived childhood with Raleigh's Aero Pro Burner BMX

Raleigh is celebrating the 35th birthday of its classic Aero Pro Burner BMX with a limited edition replica of the original bike. If you missed out as …

BMX

Hail Satan! Bow Before These New Witchy Photos From The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

The Dark Lord is calling, are you ready to answer? These new photos from Netflix’s charmingly terrifying new series, <i>The Chilling Adventures of …

Entertainment

New Hellboy movie: Release date, cast, plot, theories

Hellboy is making a return to theaters, and this time, he's doing it without Guillermo del Toro.<p>The long-running comic series has already had two film adaptations: 2004's Hellboy and 2008's Hellboy II: The Golden Army. But as any diehard fan knows, director Guillermo del Toro's interpretation of …

Comics

The SuitX exoskeleton gave me crazy strength

I feel superhuman.<p>I just lifted a 50 pound box like it weighed almost nothing -- no gym time required. I'm wearing an exoskeleton by SuitX that's supporting my back, using a clever system of springs and clutches to give me a boost.<p>Industrial exoskeletons, or exosuits, are designed to enhance your …

Exoskeletons

An Illustrated Tour of Ice Cream Styles Around the World

More<p>Ice Cream<p>Essential flavors and the secrets to the best ice cream you'll ever make.<p>Close your eyes and think of ice cream. What do you see?<p>Depending on where you live, that answer's going to vary. A lot. Because the world of ice cream is far more diverse than most of us think. Think all ice …

Ice Cream

TSA tests scanners that allow travelers to keep electronics and liquids in their bags when going through airport security

For what feels like eons, Transportation Security Administration officers have been reminding travelers to remove all electronics and liquids from their carry-on bags and place them in a tray. At more than a dozen airports, however, passengers are hearing a new refrain: Keep your items in your …

Flying

Summer Cosplay Heats Up Japan

This weekend, Comic Market wrapped up in Japan. Besides self-produced manga and art, Comiket is famous for all the cosplayers it attracts. This …

Anime

The Best Cosplay From RTX 2018

RTX, Rooster Teeth’s big annual convention, was held in Austin earlier this month, and amidst the panels and live shows was some very good …

Anime

EB18: Eddy Merckx bikes’ facelift starts w/ endurance Lavaredo 68, plus Ridley Noah Fasts

Last year the Merckx Bicycles brand was bought up by fellow Belgian bike brand Ridley to form their new Belgian Bicycle Factory group, sharing …

Cycling

Some maniac took a stock car (think NASCAR) to the Nürburgring

In one of my favorite pieces of (relatively) recent automotive journalism, Sam Smith from Road & Track took lapped a road course setup and very, very cheap ex-NASCAR around Road America and had wildly positive things to say about the experience.<p>Given the fact that ex-stock cars are very plentiful …

Sam Smith

World's first fully digital valves open up engine possibilities

British company Camcon Automotive has built the first fully electronic engine valve system, uncoupled from the crankshaft, that offers unprecedented …

Engines