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Monitor your world with $39 Motes sensors

Wimoto's Motes Indiegogo project wants to put small environmental sensors into the hands of anyone with a smartphone.<p>You're sitting in the living room. You're wondering if the Mother-in-Law's Tongue growing in a pot in the back room needs to be watered. You could get up and stick your finger in the …

Home Automation

Hexoskin is putting the wearable in wearable computing with a sensor-packed shirt

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Hexoskin<p>Tracking your steps will be so 2012 if the sensor-packed athletic tank that the folks at Hexoskin have …

Why the wearable explosion is driving tech and fashion convergence

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock<p>In an age where fashion continually romps through society’s wardrobes and technology governs our everyday …

10 Ingenious Bike Hacks

Upgrade your cycle with some of our favorite add-onssome silly, and some essential.<p>Upgrade your cycle with some of our favorite add-ons—some silly, and some essential.

American Cities

Riding A Horse Brings Autistic Boy Out Of His Shell

Isaiah Forte, 9, flashes a brilliant smile from the horse he’s riding. Diagnosed at 2 with autism, Forte for years had difficulty communicating and connecting with others. But then the little boy met a smallish chestnut mare at the HorseAbility Center for Equine Facilitated Programs in Westbury, …

November 17, 2013: Horse-Riding Across Asia, Roadtripping America With a Canine Copilot and More

Wildlife & Wild Places<p>Theron Humphrey and his dog Maddie have visited every state – twice – collecting stories of everyday Americans and their rescue pets. Maddie is very patient and has great balance, so she has posed for some photos of her own along the way. (Photo by Theron Humphrey)<p>Every week, …

Sports Bras Could Save Horses' Lives

I’m not a gambler, but YouTube videos of horse races are my Monday Night Football. Always rooting for the underdog (i.e. the one with the weirdest name), I love watching them pound down the backstretch at highway speeds to win by centimeters. Tragic losses are just as heart-rending. Maybe it’s …

Kentucky Derby

Tail Lights provide high visibility for your horse

A new Kickstarter campaign wants to give you tail lights for hazardous and low-light conditions -- to be worn on the tail of your horse.<p>It's something those of who live in urban areas don't really think about, but just like riding bicycles, driving cars, and walking around in the dark, horse riding …

Batteries

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …