Oliver Rowe

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101 Bike Maintenance Tips Every Cyclist Should Know

Your guide to a longer cycling life—for your bicycle, your gear, even a few friendships<p>Your bicycle doesn’t run on leg power alone. It also needs a little lube, a lotta­ love, and a good ­listen. You may not know every remedy your bike needs to live a long life, but you can gain enough wisdom along …

See the artwork that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle

These images seem to appear in front of your eyes - as they're formed from a formation of 160 glass strips.<p>The artwork is a quirky anamorphic structure that only reveals itself at a 90 degree angle, when a fish or a bird is brought to life before quickly disappearing.<p>Despite three images completing …

Turntables

Interior for Students

Russian teams for architectural studio Ruetemple imagined in Moscow this incredible thought for two students apartment, a brother and a sister. Smart …

15 jazz records for people who don't like jazz

<b>Busting the myth of jazz as a private island for the smug, middle-aged and lonely.</b><p>When the idea for this feature first came up it was with the …

Vinyl Records

Listen: The National Cover Perfume Genius' "Learning"

<i>Photo by Deirdre O'Callaghan</i><p>In the spirit of their current "I Need My Girl" covers contest, the National have released that <i>Trouble Will Find Me</i> track as a digital single with a cover on the B-side. The single includes the band's version of "Learning" by Mike Hadreas aka Perfume Genius, from his …

Mother's Heartwarming Photos of Sons with Farm Animals

Russian photographer and mother of two boys Elena Shumilova captures heartwarming images of her sons interacting with various animals on their farm, including dogs, rabbits, cats, and ducklings. She manages to transport the viewer into a fairy tale-like world with her photos of these little guys …

Farm Animals

CINE-LIST: Ten Great Movie Quotes from 2013

Great films leave a mark. A shot will linger in your mind’s eye, strains from a score will haunt you, and the perfect quote will always be associated …

Self-Pity

35mm Photography by William James Broadhurst

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<i>Archan Nair -</i> New Artwork titled “ Anemones Blooming“

Profiles of Milan Residents Perfectly Merged with Architecture

<i>Profili di Milano (Profiles of Milan)</i> is a unique black and white series that merges the Italian city with the people who live there. Created by designer and photographer Francesco Paleari, each composition is an abstract mix of a single portrait with Milan's historic architecture. The artist uses …

Italy

Popping A Baby Out Like A Cork, And Other Birth Innovations

An invention to help with obstructed labor has turned some heads — and not just because the idea came from a party trick on YouTube.<p>The Odon Device, created by Argentine car mechanic Jorge Odon, guides a folded plastic sleeve around the baby's head. A little bit of air is then pumped between the …

Powerful Portraits of Secluded Cultures on the Brink of Extinction

Before They Pass Away is a powerful documentary series by photographer Jimmy Nelson featuring dozens of cultures around the world whose people live in seclusion and are at risk of fading away. Traveling across five continents, the English photographer manages to embrace the various cultures he has …

Papua New Guinea

Private pool

Tiny Mirrored Cabin Reflects the Ontario Landscape

This tiny woodland home shimmers in the wintry landscape of Ontario, Canada. Located near the Kawartha Lakes, the small, 700-square foot cabin was …

Architecture

Ask a Mechanic: Adjusting mechanical rear derailleurs

Chris McCandless: Back to the Wild

Christopher McCandless at the Sea of Cortez<p>On August 18, 1992, Christopher McCandless died alone in a bus in the Alaskan backcountry. Before his stay in the bus that others now visit as a pilgrimage, he journeyed all over North America. This gallery features some of the photos and notes from his …

South Dakota

James Blake featuring Chance The Rapper – Life Round Here (Remix) | Video

Last month, James Blake and Chance The Rapper joined forces for an ambient remix of Blake’s<p>Last month, James Blake and Chance The Rapper joined forces for an ambient remix of Blake’s own <i>Overgrown</i> track “Life Round Here.” Today, super music video director Nabil provides the hypnotizing …

Europeans not safe from urban air pollution cancer threat, WHO confirms

Scientists have confirmed that today’s major air pollution – the air that millions of people in cities breathe – is cancer-causing. The International Agency for Research on Cancer, IARC, says this air is a leading environmental cause of cancer deaths.<p>The World Health Organisation agency said this …

The 10 best pasta sauce recipes Give your pasta a break from the bolognese and broaden your repertoire with these refreshing new recipe ideas, from purple pesto to miso and oranges http://t.gu.com/oQlnn Photography: Yuki Sugiura for the Guardian

18 Cool Things to Do in London - Lost Scientist

<i>“Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for</i> …

England

China Plans To Spend $275 Billion To Combat Pollution Crisis

China’s air pollution levels have reached dire levels, even breaking the upper limits of the Air Quality Index earlier this year. In a sign the …

Listen: Blind Boys of Alabama and Bon Iver's Justin Vernon Cover Bob Dylan's "Every Grain of Sand"

<i>Photo and cover art by Cameron Witting</i><p>As previously reported, Justin Vernon of Bon Iver produced the upcoming album from the Blind Boys of Alabama, the gospel group running since the late 1930s. <i>I'll Find a Way</i> is out October 1 via Sony Masterworks, and it features Vernon and the Boys covering Bob …

Coke's New Ice Bottle Keeps Drinks Cool and Melts Away With No Waste

Coca Cola just launched a new bottle that’s as cool as ice. The soda megabrand is offering Coke to its Colombian market, served in a chilled bottle …

Alcohol

Tree: "Busters"

Chicago rapper Tree has shared a video for his <i>Sunday School II: When Church Lets Out</i> track "Busters". The clip keeps things simple: It visits a variety of locations around Tree's hometown while he raps in the snow. Naturally, the MC wears an awesome fluffy hat.<p>Subscribe to Pitchfork.tv on YouTube …

Listen: Jamie xx DJ Set at the xx's Night + Day Festival

<i>Photo by Ebru Yildiz</i><p>Embedded content is unavailable.<p>One of the xx's post-<i>Coexist</i> activities has included their own mini-series of European festivals this summer called Night + Day. Red Bull Music Academy has posted audio from Jamie xx's DJ set at the recent Berlin installment of the festival. Have …

Study: Trees save at least a life a year in each of 10 major U.S. cities

Next time you hug a city-dwelling tree, be sure to whisper quiet thanks for the lives it is helping to save.<p>Researchers recently calculated that …

Pollution

Listen: Darkside (Nicolas Jaar) Remixes Daft Punk's Random Access Memories in Full

<i>Photo by Tim Jones</i><p>Daft Punk have promised that they'll be releasing their own remixes of the songs on their latest album, <i>Random Access Memories</i>. But Darkside-- a.k.a. Nicolas Jaar and Dave Harrington-- have beaten them to the punch, remixing <i>RAM</i> in its entirety, and riding roughshod over its smooth …

HOW TO: Bake Organic Soft Pretzels

My family loves hot soft pretzels. Whose doesn't? There is just something delicious about a treat that is a little sweet, a little salty and a lot …