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The death defying course some of the world's best mountain bike riders are taking on in Wales this weekend

One of the world's toughest downhill bike races takes place in mid-Wales this weekend - and if you don't believe us just take a look at this …

Mountain Biking

15 Best Things to Do in Montreal

The city has something for everyone, and our list has you covered.<p>Whether you’re an architecture buff, a jazzhead or art lover, or need a shot of espresso or a breath of fresh air in a green oasis in the heart of the city, Montreal has something for everyone—and these are some of the best things …

The Arts

Metallica Introduce 'Blackened,' a Blended American Whiskey

Metallica's music helps shape the whiskey through a process called 'Black Noise,' where it is 'inundated with low hertz sound waves.' Continue …

Whiskey

Seth MacFarlane Hilariously Sings Cyndi Lauper Songs in ‘Family Guy’ Voices As He Sits Beside Her

While appearing on the wonderful <i>Graham Norton Show</i> in 2015 and seated next to the legendary Cyndi Lauper, actor, writer and comedian Seth MacFarlane …

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

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

Sam Smith

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Performs an Incredible Cover of David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’ in NYC

While performing at the Le Poisson Rouge in New York City in April 2018, the incredibly talented Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain live streamed a …

See This VW Scirocco Crash Hard, Roll Three Times At The 'Ring

That's what you call understeer.<p>We’ll start right off by saying that, according to the description from this video, the driver was okay. That makes …

Furious firenado becomes whirling waterspout along the Colorado River

Now this is what you call fire and fury.<p>Dramatic video posted to YouTube on Sunday showed a firenado, or a whirling column of fire, shifting just a …

Watch This CH-47 Chinook Stick An Awesome Pinnacle Landing During Mount Hood Rescue

Fighting high-altitude and high-temperature conditions, the CH-47 crew did what only the CH-47 can to get everyone off the summit safely.<p>Video …

Watch Porsche Shred the Nürburgring Lap Record with a 5:19.55!

To show you how mind-bendingly quick this is, we wrote this story in the same amount of time.<p>With its 5:19.55 lap, Porsche has absolutely crushed the course record at the 12.94-mile Nürburgring Nordschleife in its 919 Hybrid Evo endurance race car. To celebrate, we’re going to write this story …

Sports Cars

Watch This Guy Save His Drone from Crashing into the Water from the Drone’s Point of View (VIDEO)

Don’t you hate it when this happens? You’re out flying your drone over a large body of water when the battery starts dying mid-flight and you have to …

20-foot shipping container converted into off-grid oasis deep in the Catskills

The beautiful Contanium shipping container cabin, just a two-hour drive from NYC, is proving that going off-grid doesn’t have to mean going bare …

Off-grid

Concern Grows After Yellowstone's Largest Geyser Erupts For 8th Time Since March

Yellowstone National Park’s largest geyser, Steamboat, is puzzling scientists after it erupted for the eighth time since March. The most recent eruption, occurring at 9:04 a.m. on Monday morning shot boiling-hot water hundreds of feet into the air, followed by hours of steam billowing out from the …

Incredible Remastered Footage of Led Zeppelin Performing of ‘Dazed and Confused’ Live in 1973

In a remastered clip from the iconic film The Song Remains the Same, the members of Led Zeppelin perform a jaw-dropping version of “Dazed and …

Daniel Ricciardo Set The Fastest-Ever Lap At Monaco And It Will Break Your Brain

In Formula One, Monaco is as difficult as it is beautiful. It’s hard to pass, so seeing that happen is impressive but rare. It’s the spectacle of …

Daniel Ricciardo

This POV video of the Monaco Grand Prix lap record will make you clench so hard you pull something

While we Americans are understandably focused on the Indy 500, it's not the only iconic, open-wheel insanity going down Memorial Day Weekend. A little over three hours before the 500 goes green, Europe's best and bougiest will gather in the yacht-and-casino capital of planet, Monaco, for the most …

Monaco Grand Prix

Lynx caught on video wailing at each other in Ontario

When a man in Ontario came across two lynx staring each other down and shrieking at one another on a rural road, he and his girlfriend took out their …

Wildlife

Metallica have covered ABBA’s ‘Dancing Queen’

The band gave a unique spin on the megahit in Sweden<p>Metallica have covered the classic ABBA track ‘Dancing Queen’ – check out the performance …

Music

We Have No Idea How This Racer Did A Backflip And Walked Away

Russian race car driver Matevos Isaakyan was heading up the hill on the famous Eau Rouge corner during the Six Hours of Spa last weekend when his car …

Sports Cars

Watch Lava From The Kilauea Volcano Swallow A Ford Mustang In Hawaii

Lava from the Kilauea volcano has been creeping across Hawaii’s Big Island for days now, after the <i>Los Angeles Times</i> reports that volcanic instability …

Geology

Watch This Massive Bear Casually Sit Down in the Grass Next to a Photographer (VIDEO)

Now here’s something you don’t see every day! In the short video below, a photographer captures gripping footage of a giant brown bear (a grizzly?) …

Jets fans welcome home Humboldt Broncos player with Game 5 standing ovation

Bell MTS Place was characteristically deafening Friday as the Winnipeg Jets clinched the city's first playoff series victory in three decades. But …

Humboldt Broncos

The 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Just Ran a 6:56.4 at the Nurburgring

Porsche factory driver Kevin Estre just lapped the new GT3 RS quicker than a 918. And 24 seconds quicker than the last GT3 RS.<p>The rumors were true. The new 911 GT3 RS just ran a bonkers 6:56.4 at the Nurburgring Nordschliefe with factory driver Kevin Estre at the wheel, beating the mighty 918 …

Close encounter with ‘a monster tom cougar’: Vancouver Island man captures incredible video

“So I just found a shed antler, and there’s a monster, monster tom at 20 metres looking at me. A monster tom cougar. And no, I don’t have a gun. I …

North Island

LSD Study Reveals Unprecedented "Harmonic" Reorganization of Brain

The drug appears to hit a "reset" button in the brain.<p>Ongoing neuroscience research on psychedelic drugs like LSD and psilocybin is increasingly …

See Doors’ Epic ‘When the Music’s Over’ at Last Filmed Show

When the Doors flew to England for their appearance at the Isle of Wight Festival in the summer of 1970, the band was at one of its lowest points. In …

Crosby surprises Quebec man by showing up at outdoor rink

A young man from Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, got the surprise of his life in early January when he thought he would have his neighborhood outdoor rink …

The 100 Best Albums of the 1970s

Appropriately, Marc Bolan began his ill-fated career as a well-kempt model for John Temple suits. His body was grafted onto cardboard placards and hung in department store windows. On <i>Electric Warrior</i>, not much changed. He’s the cut-out embodiment of a shallow, smutty pulp culture reared on Elvis’ …

This Instagram-famous pilot's photos of thunderstorms, blinding sunrises, and the Northern Lights show what it’s like to work from the cockpit at 37,000 feet

Van Heijst is also a travel blogger and photographer. He takes photos of the incredible views he enjoys from the cockpit via his Instagram account, then writes about them on his blog.<p>From blinding sunrises to the Northern Lights — or navigating his way through a violent front of thunderstorms — …

Landscape Photography

Montreal loses a hockey legend as Red Fisher dies at age 91

Red Fisher, the chronicler and the conscience of Montreal hockey whose career touched seven decades, died on Friday at age 91.<p>Fisher started on the …