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10 Berlin Wall locations | CNN Travel

You can’t get lost in Berlin - Photographs and text byRoss Williams | LensCulture

In February 2013, exactly a year previous to this project, I had my first encounter with Berlin. Caught off guard by the overwhelming weight of history, bleak landscape and looming grey atmosphere, Berlin had gripped me in a hold that I could not break away from. This irresistible pull demanded …

Living-History Lessons in Berlin

It’s one thing to stand in a place where a historic event transpired a thousand years ago. It’s entirely different to stand in a spot where history was made during your own lifetime.<p>This lesson resonated for me recently on a mind-expanding cruise around the Baltic Sea. Our voyage included day tours …

Blacksmithing 101: How to Make a Forge and Start Hammering Metal

Order an anvil and let the sparks fly.<p><b>What We Used ///</b> Ridgid Peddinghaus Model 12 anvil: Strike hot metal on this 275-pound anvil and it rings like a bell.<p>PM editors Roy Berendsohn (left) and Mike Allen (right) have framed houses and built race cars--but forge steel in the garage? That was …

Things to Consider When Buying a Sailboat

Buying a sailboat is more of a self-evaluation compared to simply picking out a boat among those for sale. You should consider not only the type and …

Boats in harbor at Sozopol, Bulgaria

Ride, Captain, Ride Aboard Your Arduino-Controlled Autopiloted Sailboat

[Jack], a mechanical engineer, loom builder, and avid sailor wanted an autopilot system for his 1983 Robert Perry Nordic 40 sailboat with more modern …

How to Live on a Sailboat; A Live-Aboard's Story

A few years back I made the decision to cut my ties to land and live aboard a sailboat. Living aboard means different things to different kinds of …

This is the final hardware for Scanadu Scout: a real, functioning tricorder

It's been a long time coming, but a real, functioning tricorder is almost here, and we got to see the final hardware for it today at CES. Scanadu Scout is its name, and in case you aren't familiar, we've been tracking the little hand-held human health tracker since its inception in late 2012. Since …

10 Ancient Archaeological Sites for Your World Travel Bucket List

Shares 7K<p>Typically, when ancient archaeological sites get some form of development, it’s a benefit.<p>With development comes better controlled access …

Mt.Gox Launches Bitcoins.com To Explain What The Heck A Bitcoin Is

It’s Thanksgiving! And, judging by the fact that you read tech blogs, you’re probably at least a bit of a geek. Know what that means? Today’s the day you get to answer all of your extended family’s tech questions! Hurrah!<p>For the last few years, that’s probably meant explaining the difference …

PayPal accepts prepaid gift cards in time for holidays

PayPal is trying to make it easier for consumers to buy products online with prepaid gift cards.<p>The company on Tuesday announced that consumers who buy products on sites that accept PayPal can use their prepaid credit cards to complete their purchases. PayPal Product Manager Ed Lee said in a blog …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Travel & Eats<p>Skip Cape Cod this summer.<p>By The Editors of GQ2 days agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>GQ’s editors select the menswear, accessories, sneakers, and …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Dressed<p><i>GQ</i>-approved kits from every red carpet, airport arrival, and coffee run across the globe.<p>10 Photos11 hours agoView More<p>Don't Miss!<p>Amazon …

Red Carpet

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p>By Daniel Riley12 hours …

How to Make Testosterone Therapy for Men Safe

This week the headlines have been all about a new study in the <i>Journal of the American Medical Association</i> that discusses the association of testosterone therapy with the risks of death, heart attack and stroke in men with low testosterone levels. There are multiple problems with the current study …

Snapchat, beloved app of teens and investors everywhere

November 04, 2013 | 5:41 AM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2013/11/04/tech/snapchat-beloved-app-teens-and-investors-everywhere/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …

Teens Are Deserting Facebook, And They're Heading To Places Where Their Parents Can't Find Them

Their gradual exodus to messaging apps such as WhatsApp, WeChat and KakaoTalk boils down to Facebook becoming a victim of its own success. The road to gaining nearly 1.2 billion monthly active users has seen the mums, dads, aunts and uncles of the generation who pioneered Facebook join it too, …

The Tiger’s Nest May Make You Start Planning a Trip to Bhutan

On a cliff at 10,000 feet hangs the Bhutanese monastery dubbed the Tiger’s Nest. From its roots in the Second Buddha’s legend to the sheer drops on …

The Flight Attendant's Guide to Hotel Safety

Putting your oxygen mask on first is a great lesson you probably learned from a flight attendant. I know I've learned many life lessons from my colleagues over the years. Airline crews are away from home and family sometimes half the year or more. Staying safe on the road is a priority. Here are …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

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Point This Magical Scanner At Your Food And It Will Count The Calories

The TellSpec could be the missing link for people watching their weight or trying to avoid certain ingredients–if its creators can manage to bring it to the market.<p>Today there are wearable trackers available for just about every move you make and step you take. Almost. If there’s a missing link, …

Too good to be true? Airo wristband says it tracks calories consumed, not just burned

All kinds of new health trackers monitor your activity to tell you how many steps you’ve taken and the number of calories you’ve burned. But a new …

Sensors on dogs could help monitor their elderly owners' well-being

In an age when an increasing number of seniors live by themselves, dogs often provide strong emotional support to those people. Such a strong bond …

"Sandwiched" graphene holds promise for thin-film solar cells

Scientists at the Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin (HZB) have found that graphene retains its remarkable electrical conductive properties even when it is in …