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Trek’s new Emonda ALR Disc is lighter than its SL carbon counterpart

Trek’s lightweight alloy Emonda has received an update with an all-new frameset available in both rim and disc brake flavours.<p><b>New Trek Emonda breaks</b> …

Road Bikes

Broken, bloodied and coming dead last: Why Lawson Craddock is a total hero

Put away your sceptical view of cycling, because professional cyclist, Lawson Craddock, is the best sports story on the planet at the moment.The …

Cycling

EB18: Lazer lights up aero road helmet segment, adds affordable commuter lid

To celebrate almost 100 years of making helmets, the new Lazer Century builds in almost all of the high end features you could want from a road bike …

Volcano discovered under fastest-melting Antarctic glacier

Antarctica’s Pine Island Glacier is melting, thanks to warming waters from below. What’s more, a recent study has discovered a volcano beneath the …

8 Cooling Towels That Work Like Magic to Help You Beat the Heat

Throw one in your pack to provide relief during and after a long, hot ride.<p>1 of 8<p>Mission Enduracool Towel<p>$10.48<p>This high-quality towel begins to cool the second it touches water. It’s chemical-free, and it can be machine-washed. Bring it along on a hot, sunny day, whether you’re out for a ride or …

Researchers Confirm Nike’s “4%” Marathon Shoe Claim

Admittedly, it’s not the record they were originally planning for. But earlier this week, Nike’s controversial Vaporfly 4% shoes tagged along for their first world-record ride, when Oklahoma-based ultra star Camille Herron shattered the 100-mile mark at the Tunnel Hill trail race in Illinois. A …

Gear roundup: Four top commuter backpacks

Whether you're toting a laptop, work clothes, cameras, or even a bit of produce, one of these backpacks should suit your needs.Read the full article …

#VANLIFE: Recon Campers’ Nissan NV200 sleeps four & fits in your garage

Recon Campers founder Stephen Schank basically wanted something small enough to park downtown, but still be able to use for weekend adventures and …

Scientists find first observed evidence that our universe may be a hologram

An international study claims to have found first observed evidence that our universe is a <b>hologram</b>.<p>What is the <b>holographic universe</b> idea? It's not …

5 topics that are "forbidden" to science

The changes in Washington do not bode well for fact-driven, scientific points of view on many issues. But there are already a number of sensitive …

Strange, alien-looking deep sea creatures revealed in new ocean videos

While traversing the seafloor in a pressurized bubble 3,200 feet beneath the ocean, marine photographer Gavin Thurston spotted an odd creature, about …

Infographic: How to create a website that users fall in love with

It takes only seconds for visitors to decide whether your website is worth their time.The internet is teeming with digital destinations where …

Why some scientists say physics has gone off the rails

Has the love of "elegant" equations overtaken the desire to describe the real world?<p>The 20th century was a remarkably productive one for physics. First, Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity helped us view gravity not as a force but as a distortion of space. Then Max Planck, Erwin …

Physics

Hybrid human–chicken embryos illuminate key developmental milestone

A new technique reveals the earliest stages of human development without the need for human embryos.<p>Before a cluster of cells can develop into an …

Video: Casey Neistat back with another video highlighting poor bike infrastructure in New York City

Man whose slapstic-but-serious take on problems on city's bike lanes turns attention to Williamsburg Bridge

Buyer’s Guide: Go smaller to go bigger on gravel

Gravel bikes with 650b wheels offer road geometry with mountain bike versatility. Is it the best of both worlds?Read the full article at Buyer’s …

SOC18: Argon18 Dark Matter gravel bike helps you find the dirt particles

Last fall, Argon18 introduced the Krypton endurance road bike, which they called their “most engineered bike ever”, and was a departure from their …

Dahon GB-1 packs up full size 650b folding gravel bike ready for travel

The folding bike specialists at Dahon are mostly known for building small wheel, compact commuter bikes, but their new GB-1 breaks that mold. The new …

Auto Racing

Exploring the Mirror Link Between Two Geometric Worlds

Twenty-seven years ago, a group of physicists made an accidental discovery that flipped mathematics on its head. The physicists were trying to work …

The Plan to Save California's Legendary Weed From 'Big Cannabis'

In a bright warehouse in the heart of Northern California’s cannabis country, a metal gate slowly peels up. “Also Sprach Zarathustra”—the iconic …

11 of the best cheap cycling shorts that will keep you comfortable on the bike without giving you pain in the bank balance

<b>Updated July 3, 2018</b><p>Welcome to the latest edition of road.cc’s buyer's guide to budget cycling shorts in which you’ll find everything you need to …

Cycling

Regular Binge Drinking Can Shorten Your Lifespan by Years, Study Claims

TGIF, right?<p>After a long day or week or month at work, it can be nice to unwind with a drink or two or three or four. But when you wake up feeling …

Internet Archive releases more than 200 retro LCD, LED games

Toy stores, back when they existed, used to be filled with cheaply made handheld games. These games would often be played on simple LCD displays with an array of art assets that would turn off and on depending on the player's activity. If you ever saw a kid in 1991 playing an MC Hammer game, you …

Statins and hayfever pills could be driving antibiotic resistance, warn scientists

Statins and hayfever pills could be fuelling antibiotic resistance by changing the growth of bacteria in the human gut, scientists have found.<p>Researchers from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) looked at the impact of 1,000 common drugs on the 40 strains of gut bacteria and found that …

The Machine Learning Reproducibility Crisis

<i>Gosper Glider Gun</i>I was recently chatting to a friend whose startup’s machine learning models were so disorganized it was causing serious problems as …

Machine Learning

Quantum recurrence: Everything goes back to the way it was: At some point, complex systems return almost exactly to their initial state. For the first time, this recurrence theorem has now been demonstrated with complex quantum many-body systems.

At some point, complex systems return almost exactly to their initial state. For the first time, this recurrence theorem has now been demonstrated …

How a French 16-year-old is teaching the world to build VR headsets for $100

Palmer Luckey, the founder of Oculus and the inventor of arguably the most successful commercial virtual reality headset, was only 17 when he completed his first prototype for the device. Fast-forward to the present day, and Luckey is now worth roughly $750 million at the age of 25, having sold his …

The More We Know, the More Mystery There Is

<i>At a meeting I recently attended in Switzerland, “</i><i>The Enigma of Human Consciousness</i><i>,” two prominent physicists talked about the limits of science.</i> …

Exotic state of matter: An atom full of atoms

Scientists from TU Wien (Vienna, Austria) and the USA have provided proof for a new state of matter: an electron orbits a nucleus at a great …

Millions of jobs are still missing. Don’t blame immigrants or food stamps.

By Andrew Van Dam<p>Reporter<p>Where did all the jobs go? Well, we're finally starting to find some satisfactory answers to the granddaddy of all economic questions.<p>The share of Americans with jobs dropped 4.5 percentage points from 1999 to 2016 — amounting to about 11.4 million fewer workers in 2016.<p>At …

Demographics