Ken Faller

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Paul McCartney’s Extraordinary Carpool Karaoke Tour of Liverpool With James Corden

A *huge* surprise makes this one of the all-time Carpool greats.<p>James Corden describes it as “quite possibly the best #CarpoolKaraoke we’ve done so …

Carpool Karaoke

Claimed Ex-Foyt: 1964 Stapp Sprint Car

This 1964 Stapp sprint car is said to have an interesting history including drives by A.J. Foyt, Parnelli Jones, Mario Andretti, Bill Vukovich and …

Emergency Crampons for Ice and Snow

Canoe Paddle - Custom Cherry Wood Paddle<p>Homemade Pontoon Boat<p>Homemade Roof Rack With Accessories<p>Rockets Class<p>cool idea -- snow , now I remember that!!<p>…

Bike EXIF and Cycle EXIF Roll in to Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / May 13, 2013<p>If it’s got two wheels, stylish looks and you can ride it, chances are you’ll find it in Bike EXIF or Cycle EXIF. The …

BBC Autos Joins the Flipboard Garage

Inside Flipboard / May 31, 2013<p>News junkies rely upon the BBC to deliver authoritative journalism told from a uniquely British perspective. Gearheads …

Road & Track: A High

Inside Flipboard / July 2, 2013<p>Car magazines are a lot like the subject they cover: This year’s models often look shiny and new, but true classics …

The SolSource: A Rugged, Portable Solar Cooker with a Himalayan Testing Pedigree

It's strange that what we in developed nations think of as a recreational activites, like camping and/or grilling, mimic the real-world living …

Portable

The Handibot, a Portable CNC Mill with Unlimited Work Area Capacity, Goes Live on Kickstarter

CNC mills live in shops, and power tools are things you can carry around. That's been the paradigm. But building on their successful 17 years of …

Living Rooms

Maker Nabs A 3D Model Of Marcus Aurelius With Google Glass

In what looks to be a first for the technology, designer and engineer Todd Blatt took 30 pictures of a bust of Marcus Aurelius with Google Glass and created a downloadable 3D model that you can grab and print.<p>Blatt writes:<p>I just walked around the work, repeating, “ok glass, take a picture” over and …

3D-printed 'Cortex' cast concept puts a modern spin on bone fracture treatment

To anyone that's ever broken a bone, the negatives of traditional plaster casts are familiar: they're cumbersome, heavy, and can get rather smelly. Victoria University of Wellington graduate Jake Evill is looking to change all that with his Cortex cast. A mere concept for now, Evill says the cast — …

Device gets breast tumor first time around

<b>JOHNS HOPKINS (US) —</b> A new tool can help surgeons remove breast cancer tumors completely the first time, which may help prevent costly and …

Cancer

Jets of molten rock push Earth's tectonic plates

Giant fountains of hot rock under central Africa and the central Pacific that have apparently remained stationary for at least 250 million years are helping drive the movements of the massive tectonic plates making up Earth's surface, researchers say.<p>Below the rocky layer that makes up Earth's …

Earth Science

Scientists make wire of carbon, may sometime rival copper

OSLO (Reuters) - Scientists have made a strong, lightweight wire from carbon that might eventually be a rival to copper if its ability to conduct electricity can be improved, Cambridge University said on Thursday.<p>They said it was the first time that the super-strong carbon wires, spun in a tiny …

Mouse cloned from drop of blood

<b>Scientists in Japan have cloned a mouse from a single drop of blood.</b><p>Circulating blood cells collected from the tail of a donor mouse were used to produce the clone, a team at the Riken BioResource Center reports in the journal Biology of Reproduction.<p>The female mouse lived a normal lifespan and …

When’s the next total solar eclipse for North America?

On August 21, 2017, millions across the U.S. witnessed an awe-inspiring total solar eclipse. When will we see the next one?<p>Check out the map above. …

Astronomy

Zapping salt out of seawater

Chemists are hopeful their new energy-efficient method to desalinate water can be scaled up for personal or even municipal uses<p>The method, which …