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Werner Herzog: 50 years of potent, inspiring, disturbing films

For a man whose "social network" is his kitchen table, Werner Herzog's image is very present on the internet. You can see him (deceptively edited) …

5 Tips for Faster, Stronger Hill Climbing

These climbing secrets will have you soaring in 30 days<p>This climbing regimen, from Carmichael Training Systems coach Andy Applegate, will put so much power into your pedals, your buddies will swear they see wings as you leave them in your wake. Start today and you'll see results by the end of the …

Watch Edo Competition pit a Ferrari FXX against a Maserati MC12 Corsa on the 'Ring

High-zoot supercar tour organizer Gran Turismo Events held its annual Nürburgring track day last month, and in addition to the amateur punters the gates were opened to two tuned supercars from Edo Competition: A Maserati MC12 Corsa and a Ferrari Enzo ZXX. The ZXX, in case you've forgotten, is the …

Interactive: Compare B.C. party platforms on 32 election issues

Popular Science Takes Drugs

From our archive: a reporter's LSD trip, a guide to getting high during Prohibition, and more<p>Updated:<p><i>This article originally appeared on PopSci.com on January 7, 2011.</i><br>Working and writing for <i>Popular Science</i> means being able to do fun things, like playing with the latest consumer electronics in Las …

Peugeot to Return to Pikes Peak with Its Stunning 208 T16—And Sébastien Loeb

<b>Update 4/23:</b> <i>Title Sponsor of Peugeot’s return to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, Red Bull, has released a collection of photos of the Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak that Sébastien Loeb will race into the thin air of Colorado in June. Check out full details on the race car and see the full</i> …

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Audi's diesel-electric supercar is codenamed 'Scorpion'

Speculation continues as to the final nature of the diesel-hybrid Audi supercar said to arrive in 2016 or 2017. A previous report in <i>Automobile</i> had the halo coupe, based closely on the R18 etron quattro endurance racer, codenamed R20 and pegged to look like a Le Mans winner for the street with …

10 iconic bikes in racing history

<i>Editor’s Note: This video is courtesy of Global Cycling Network. The opinions expressed in this video do not necessarily represent the opinions of</i> …

Nano Quadcopter open source tiny drone kit

Designed by Bitcraze, the Crazyflie Nano Quadcopter is an open source development kit to make your own tiny drones. It's $173 from Seeed Studio Depot …

Amazing things to do with a Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi, the tiny, cheap and hackable computer for children of all ages, may be used as the heart of an Ambilight media center, a cat feeder, a …

How to Repair a Front Derailleur

Cancellara Claims Third Paris-Roubaix

RadioShack rider outsprints Belgian Sep Vanmarcke one week after winning Tour of Flanders<p><b>ROUBAIX, France / Nord, April 7, 2013 (AFP)</b> - Switzerland's Fabian Cancellara of RadioShack-Leopard won the prestigious Paris-Roubaix spring Classic for the third time on Sunday. The winner from 2006 and 2010 …

You Are Here: Amstel Gold Race, Netherlands

A relative newcomer to the Spring Classics (it debuted in 1966), this one-day race is nonetheless considered a prestigious stop on the WorldTour circuit. Here, the peloton­ snakes through a rare flat section on a course that winds from Maastricht to Valkenberg in Holland’s hilly southern Limburg …

WRC Portugal: Robert Kubica in engine damage scare

Robert Kubica's participation in the Rally of Portugal has been jeopardised by damage to the front of his Citroen on the second stage.<p>The DS3 RRC …

WRC Portugal: Ostberg crashes out from the lead

Mads Ostberg has crashed out from the lead of Rally Portugal on SS3.<p>The M-Sport Ford driver had edged 3.9s clear of the field after stage two, …

WRC Portugal: Ogier leads from Sordo after Ostberg exit

Sebastien Ogier benefited from Mads Ostberg's crash and then held off a charging Dani Sordo to lead Rally Portugal after SS4.<p>Ostberg had grabbed the …

New music 'rewarding for the brain'

<b>Listening to new music is rewarding for the brain, a study suggests.</b><p>Using MRI scans, a Canadian team of scientists found that areas in the reward centre of the brain became active when people heard a song for the first time.<p>The more the listener enjoyed what they were hearing, the stronger the …

Why your brain loves music

New neuroscience study sets out to explain why in some respects music offers the same sort of pleasure as a really good thriller.<p>The love affair between <b>music</b> and neuroscience just keeps going and going. And this isn’t surprising because music’s power over us is so huge, and so odd. It’s not like …

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Why are insect and human brains so similar? - Futurity

U. ARIZONA (US) / KING’S COLLEGE LONDON (UK) — Decision-making centers in the brains of …

Porsche Video Documents History at Le Mans, Previews 2014 Comeback

Porsche’s return to prototype racing in Le Mans likely will make use of many components from the 918 RSR concept.<p>Porsche hasn’t won the 24 Hours of Le Mans since 1998, but those in Stuttgart are eager to change that in 2014. The German automaker is prepping for its return to France’s Circuit de la …

Officine RossoPuro Moto Guzzi

If you’re a regular reader, you’ll know that Filippo Barbacane is one of Italy’s leading craftsmen, specializing in classy Moto Guzzi customs. The builds coming out of his Officine RossoPuro workshop are refined, elegant and desirable, and I’d be happy to put one next to the V7 in my garage. This …

Amazing Kinetic Sculptures by Bob Potts | Colossal

<p>Kinetic sculptor Bob Potts creates beautiful kinetic sculptures that mimic the motions of flight and the oars of boats. Despite their intricacy the …