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Auto Parts A to Z: A Beginner's Guide to What Makes Your Car Tick

What does a ball joint look like, anyway?<p>Ever wonder what an alternator or a water pump actually look like? Here's a handy guide to everything you ever needed to know about the car parts your local mechanic is telling you that you need to replace. Because these parts vary from car to car, the …

The best photographs of America 2015 – in pictures

Wildfires, drought, a historic win for the Kansas City Royals and gun crime were some of the issues that dominated the news in 2015. The Guardian’s US picture editor Sarah Gilbert selects her favourite images from the year

Kansas City Royals

New F-150 Raptor gets a crazy combo AWD/4WD system

The best of both worlds, as they say.<p>Until now, you had two choices for four-wheel-drive systems in trucks.<p>The electronic torque-on-demand route is more of an all-wheel-drive setup, using clutches to engage and disengage the not-normally-driven axle—in a full-size pickup's case, the front. …

Trucks

Beer labels match brewed contents to Pantone color

Spanish creative agency Txaber created a series of beer packaging labels in which each brew type is presented with a corresponding Pantone color.<p>[via …

iPhone 6 Subjected to Bend Test, Proves More Durable Than iPhone 6 Plus

Apple's iPhone 6 Plus has been receiving a huge amount of attention over the last day, following reports of users seeing significant bending after placing the phone in a pocket.<p>A video made yesterday demonstrated just how far the iPhone 6 Plus is able to bend, and now the video's creator, Lewis …

Beautiful Short Film Shows Off the Impressive Video Capabilities of the iPhone 6 Plus

Ben Canales, an Oregon-based photographer and filmmaker, wasted no time putting his new iPhone 6 Plus to the test once he had it in hand.<p>As soon as …

Revolutionary membrane can keep your heart beating perfectly forever

You're looking at a rabbit's heart beating outside the animal that once hosted it. It's alive, pumping blood on its own thanks to a revolutionary …

The Rekindle Is An "Infinite" Candle

The trusty candle has been providing light and burning down structures for centuries, but there’s one problem with it that’s never quite been …

Sony 4K UST Projector

The 4K Ultra Short Throw Projector uses laser technology to beam video at up to 4096×2160 just a few inches from your wall or screen. Its modular …

Sony's Gorgeous, Floor-Borne Short-Throw Projector Channels Classic Braun Design

If you've got the bucks, an HD projector is a cool alternative to a television. It's about as unobtrusive as it gets, turning any white wall into a …

Gear & Gadgets

Morning Bop: 'Love Yourself' As Much As You Love BTS

Hip-Hop<p>The ultimate source for all the latest hip-hop music news updates and everything hip-hop culture.<p>Celebrity<p>He allegedly crashed his car in …

Just for Kicks: Kobe's Innovative Sneakers, Drake Joins Jordan Brand, and ETQ's Black Pack

Welcome to our weekly sneaker news round up, <i>Just for Kicks</i>. Here’s some stuff you might have missed, and a reminder of what sneakers are dropping soon.<p><b>The New Shape of Basketball Sneakers</b><p>The top sneaker news of the week is the big reveal of the Kobe 9 Elite, a signature shoe that mis Flyknit …

Carefully Applied Dyes Reveal Colorful Anatomy of Fish

<i>Cleared</i> is a photo series by formally trained engineer and mathematician Adam Summers that offers a new way of viewing marine life. The scientific photographer, who has always been fascinated with biology, took it upon himself to experiment with his specimens by altering the pigments of their …

Insane Makeup Turns Models Into 2-D Paintings Of Famous Artists

Facepainting isn’t just for kids anymore, and one talented Russian makeup artist is elevating it to an artform.<p>When we think of face painting, we usually think of clowns, county fairs and this turtle-loving zombie kid. We certainly tend not to respect it as an art: instead, it’s considered a …

Art

SneakerSt x Uncommon "Legacy Vol. 1" iPhone Cases

<em>NiceKicks.com is a media outlet that compiles notable news and happenings related to the sports footwear industry. Nice Kicks, LLC does not, and …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

The 10 Best Buys in 2014 Motorcycles

The colder weather might signal the end of the riding season in many parts of the country, but that's no reason to stop hunting for your next bike. Many of the 2014 motorcycles have already hit dealer lotsand there are plenty of bargains no matter w<p>The colder weather might signal the end of the …

Game 6 in Pictures

A Rare and Special Gift

This special edition of the 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante is one of the eight fantasy gifts in The Christmas Book 2013, Neiman Marcus’ annual holiday catalog for the well-heeled.<p>Text: Matthew de Paula<br>Image: Aston Martin<p><b>Follow me on Twitter:</b> <i>@matthewdepaula</i>