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Grateful Dead Members, John Mayer Form Dead & Company

3/4 of jam band's surviving "Core Four" - Bob Weir, Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann - schedule Halloween New York show with Mayer<p><b>UPDATE:</b> Dead & …

Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people?

A series of experiments has produced incredible results by giving young blood to old mice. Now the findings are being tested on humans. Ian Sample meets the scientists whose research could transform our lives<p>On an August morning in 2008, Tony Wyss-Coray sat in a conference room at the Veterans …

Alzheimer's Disease

This DIY Hologram Fits in Your Hand

Using an old jewel case, you can be making holograms quicker than you can say, "Help me Obi-wan Kenobi, you're my only hope."<p>A new tutorial from YouTube gadgeteer Mrwhosetheboss will have you making your own DIY holograms before you can say, "Help me Obi-wan Kenobi, you're my only hope." Simply cut …

Holograms

Airbus Patents a Concept Jet That Could Fly From New York to London in an Hour

This one goes to Mach 4.5.<p>Take a ride in this plane and you could be across the ocean before the flight attendants have a chance to bring the beverage cart.<p>Airbus recently filed for a patent for this design for a jet capable of traveling at a maximum of Mach 4.5. That's nearly 3,500 mph, fast …

Jimmy Page on 'Coda,' Led Zep's Indian Sojourn and His Next Big Project

With an expansive reissue of the 1982 LP in the rearview mirror, the guitarist opens up to David Fricke<p>It is, Jimmy Page declares proudly, "the …

Skulls, Satan and Dave Grohl: Inside Mysterious Occult-Rock Band Ghost

"We're using the same sort of symbolism as the church, but with the idea of achieving bliss," says group's Nameless Ghoul<p>"You know, we thought we …

Flashback: Jimmy Page Forms Short-Lived Supergroup With Members of Yes

Listen to two tracks by XYZ, featuring prog-rock band's Chris Squire and Alan White<p>The very early 1980s was a scary and confusing times for many rock …

Choose to Infuse: How to Make Your Own Wine, Fruit Vinegar, and More

<i>When summer comes around, we try to find ways to make it last forever. So every day this week, we'll bring you a new guide to preserving the season's best herbs, fruits, and vegetables. Today: How to infuse everything from booze to honey.</i><p>Canning not your jam? There’s another awesome—dare we say …

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Jimmy Page Wraps Led Zeppelin Reissues With a Bang

Guitarist preps blowout 'Coda' set and promises to get busy on new material<p>Jimmy Page can tell you exactly when he will become a solo artist again: …

Microsoft Windows 10 free upgrade: the last roundup

Should I upgrade Windows 7?<p>Should I go for the Windows 10 upgrade or continue with Windows 7? My laptop is five years old and working very nicely after I installed an SSD (solid-state disc). It has a 2.2GHz Intel Core i5, 8GB of memory and a Blu-ray drive. I am worried about drivers. <b>Ratish Gupta</b><p>The …

Windows 10

Russian Bombers Delivered Up Close And Personal July 4th Message to U.S.

In a scene straight out of a bizarro <i>Top Gun</i> sequel, Russian bomber pilots tried their hand at keeping up foreign relations when they flew just 40 …

Military

10 Weird Albums Rolling Stone Loved in the 1970s You've Never Heard

We praised them 40 years ago — and you should listen to them today!<p>By<p>Some albums don't fit neatly into any category: they are experimental, or spoken …

23-Year-Old Eric Clapton Demonstrates the Elements of His Guitar Sound

In the fall of 1968, Eric Clapton was 23 years old and at the height of his creative powers. His band, Cream, was on its farewell tour of America …

Stevie Ray Vaughan Shows How He Plays "Rude Mood," "Superstition" and "Hideaway" — Video

In the fascinating 1989 video below, Stevie Ray Vaughan sits down for a frank interview with a U.K. reporter.During the interview, Vaughan, who is …

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Stop Using My Song: 35 Artists Who Fought Politicians Over Their Music

From Springsteen vs. Reagan to Neil Young vs. the Donald<p>In 1932, FDR became the first presidential candidate to use a pre-existing popular tune for a …

Low-Alcohol Cocktails, so You Can Day Drink All Day Long

This picnic ain't a track meet; it's a marathon. The key to successful day drinking is to choose one of these low alcohol cocktails. And sip slowly.<p><b>The key to successful day-drinking is</b> choosing low-octane cocktails that pack more flavor than potency. Because let's be real: If you're going to sip …

Alcohol

Glazed Fried Chicken with Old Bay and Cayenne

8 Servings<p>Three steps to success: A flavorful brine infuses the chicken with seasoning and keeps it juicy, an overnight chill allows the crust to set, and a spicy glaze seals the deal.<p>July 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Chicken<p>9.5 ounces kosher salt (1 cup Morton or 1⅔ cups Diamond Crystal)<p>⅓ cup (packed) …

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3 Essential Acoustic Blues Chords

Acoustic blues chords are an important part of learning blues guitar and learning to use them is a skill that improves accompanying skills and …

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

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Microsoft is giving away Windows 10 to anyone who tests it

While there was some confusion over Microsoft giving away Windows 10 to pirates, the software giant is now being clear about its free upgrade plans for Windows 10. We already know that Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 users will get Windows 10 as a free upgrade (providing you install within a year of July …

Software

A Guide to Reamping Guitars in the Recording Studio

Many records are cut in less than usual locations these days. Often, you’ll find artists in apartments laying down guitar tracks late into the …

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15 edible plants you can grow in your tiny apartment

Imagine rising with the sun and tending to your crops, all to the beat of morning traffic.<p>While growing plants in a busy city might seem like an …

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5 Fast and Cheap Lunch Recipes | Men's Health

Getty Images<p>It’s no secret that brown-bagging your lunch is cheaper, healthier, and all around better than buying an overpriced, oversized sandwich at the corner deli. But even so, most of us don’t have much time to prep our own meals.<p>Your solution: The easy, no-frills recipes that follow. They’ll …

The Logic Pros: Turning iPad into a virtual pedalboard using Logic Remote

<i>The Logic Pros is a new regular series exploring all of the most interesting gadgets and software for making music on your Mac/iOS devices. If there is any gear you would like us to take a closer hands-on look at, let us know in the comments section below or shoot us an email.</i><p>Apple’s Logic Remote …

How Eddie Van Halen Hacks a Guitar

The guitar god is also an inventor and patent holder who has spent the better part of 35 years in this shop, rebuilding guitars and amps, searching for his signature sound<p>I've always been a tinkerer. It comes from my dad. Growing up, we lived in a house in Pasadena that had no driveway. You used an …

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