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19 Amazing Hostels That Will Give You Serious Wanderlust

BRB, need to go travel the entire world.

ListenUp

Neil Young: A Letter Home<p>As the Guardian's Alexis Petridis points out, it's odd that Neil Young—creator of the ultra-high resolution music player Pono—would release an album like <i>A Letter Home</i>—a crackling, distorted, "retro-tech" LP recorded in a phone booth at Jack White's Third Man Studios. For …

Jack White

Tokyoflash Kisai Quasar Silicone LCD Watch With Cryptic Geometrical Pattern Display

If you love Kisai Quasar stainless steel version, you probably would love Tokyoflash Kisai Quasar Silicone LCD Watch. It still features the same …

Adventures of a Serial Trespasser

Bradley Garrett, a photographer and researcher with a background in anthropology and archeology, has spent the past five years of his life exploring hidden and forgotten parts of cities all over the world. Sneaking into sewers and bunkers, through metro tunnels and up skyscrapers, Garrett calls his …

Tesco’s £119 Hudl ‘a tablet for the masses’

It already sells its own-brand beans, sausages and ready meals – but now Tesco is hoping to take a bite out of the tablet market.<p>The supermarket …

Know Your Rear Derailleur

Get acquainted with your derailleur for easier repairs and smoother shifts.<p>Few of us really appreciate how hardworking and integral the rear derailleur is until it stops functioning perfectly. Then you’re stuck with, at best, an imprecise and clattery ride. So the next time you climb with …

Acquainted

Love hotels and cuddle cafes: 22 weird and wonderful things about Japan

Japan

David Miranda detention: MP asks police for explanation

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1003000/1003820_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522369198_ab8e79ca79c61ac9b226b837bdb1be66<p><b>Pressure is mounting on police to justify the detention of a journalist's partner under terror laws.</b><p>Senior politicians and an independent reviewer …

Surveillance

The utility of bad art

THE father of consumer choice theory, Alfred Marshall, believed that the more of something you have the less of it you want: a phenomenon economists …

Before the Beatles crossed Abbey Road.

A Guide to Watching the Spectacular Perseids

The annual meteor shower will dazzle skywatchers with a flurry of shooting stars.<p><b>Skywatchers around the world are gearing up for the famous August Perseid meteor shower, which peaks August 11 through 13 and promises to be the best celestial fireworks show of the year.</b><p>The Perseids grace our skies …

Amartya Sen: India must focus on its women | China

India should learn from neighbouring Bangladesh about how to tap the energy of women in its efforts to spur development, according to Nobel Prize-winning economist Amartya Sen.<p>China also provides a valuable model of how the state - long held in low esteem by free-market philosophers - can play a …

A new prescription

AS THE world’s drug habit shows, governments are failing in their quest to monitor every London window-box and Andean hillside for banned plants. But …

Cannabis