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Polaris' airless tires make our list because they are simply bad ass. See all top 13 of 2013 --> http://bit.ly/1eoCFgY

Steve McQueen’s Indian Big Chief (restored by Von Dutch)

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>American<br>• Indian<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Vintage<p><i>On Christmas Eve each year we try to feature something genuinely remarkable, for those</i> …

Stream Oneohtrix Point Never’s new album, R Plus Seven

Oneohtrix Point Never’s Daniel Lopatin is streaming his Warp Records debut, <i>R Plus Seven</i>, in full one week ahead of its October 1st release date. Take …

Motorcycle racer dies in crash after hitting 285 mph on Maine runway

LIMESTONE, Maine -- A motorcycle racer trying to top 300 mph died Sunday after losing control and zooming off a runway at a former air base in northern Maine.<p>Bill Warner, 44, of Wimauma, Fla., was clocked at 285 mph before he lost control but it was unclear how fast the motorcycle was traveling …

Viper vs SLS Aftermath! Plus Dodge's Uncertain Future & Best Driving Roads - Wide Open Throttle 73

The wall between Google and Motorola could go down in the future

You know the firewall between Google and Motorola that Android VP Hiroshi Lockheimer talked about at MWC ? Well, the wall is there, for now, but it could easily go down in the future. That’s the gist of a report from the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> that quotes “people familiar to the matter” talking about …

Bolivia's Death Road | Top Gear | BBC

Best US Coastal Hikes: Escape The City Hiking 10 Of America's Best Seaside Trails (PHOTOS)

Looking to escape the city this summer? Get away from the urban grind and enjoy some of the stress-relieving benefits of nature with a relaxing weekend trip exploring some of the country's most scenic coastal destinations by foot.<p>Ranging in length and difficulty level from one-mile walks around the …

James Bond's underwater car up for auction - Roadshow

<b>Save your shekels for a chance to own a piece of James Bond history: 007's Lotus Esprit submarine from The Spy Who Loved Me.</b><p>Although the Aston Martin …

Pictures: Top 10 Newly Discovered Species of 2012

Glowing cockroaches and a destructive fungus make the grade in Arizona State's list of top 10 new species of 2012.

Indonesian photographer Hengki Koentjoro takes some pretty fantastic photos above water, but his underwater photos are made extra magical

Indonesian photographer Hengki Koentjoro takes some pretty fantastic photos above water, but his underwater photos are made extra magical.<p>You’ll spot sharks, coral, and fish of the likes we’ve never seen before.

Cockroaches develop glucose intolerance to avoid our poisons

A strain of German cockroach is intolerant to glucose, helping the pests to avoid sugar traps and glucose-laced poisons. Scientists at North Carolina State University tested "regular" cockroaches alongside the mutated strain by giving them a choice of glucose-heavy conserve and peanut butter. While …

The One With The 2013 Porsche Cayenne GTS! - World's Fastest Car Show Episode 3.2

Want Strength? Science Says Cut the Cardio

<b>Building strength and size while simultaneously developing endurance is tough.</b> Sure, it works for beginners. Coach Mark Rippetoe once said, “A novice …

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Harley Cross Bones by Warr's

The latest build from Charlie Stockwell of London-based Warr’s Customs is this Harley-Davidson Cross Bones built at the behest of a former Formula 1 champion. It’s decked in the trademark red-and-white livery of the McLaren F1 team that became famous during the era of Ayrton Senna. With a handmade …

Camera Captures What It’s Like to Get Eaten by a Grizzly Bear

When Brad Josephs took his GoPro camera out in beautiful Alaska, he was probably trying to get majestic footage of Grizzly bears for the BBC’s Great …

The Best New Architecture

Design’s Big Night<p>From ‘snow architecture’ in Austria to a Chinese theater that resembles a butterfly, see recipients of the 2013 Architizer A+ …

The 5 Coolest Car Stunts of the Last 5 Years

We may no longer live in the golden age of the stuntman, with names like Evel Knievel attempting death-defying stunts. But don't believe that everything that can be done with a car or motorcycle has been done. These five recent stunts prove there is no en<p>We may no longer live in the golden age of …

Surprise! Male Spiders Eat Females, Too

Changing Planet<p><b>It’s a spider-eat-spider world.</b><p>We’ve known for years that female black widow spiders and other arachnids eat males during mating.<p>Now, new research shows that <i></i>males of a type of ground spider known as <i>Micaria sociabilis</i> also eat females, and scientists are trying to figure out what …

UN urges people to eat insects to fight world hunger

Eating more insects could help fight world hunger, according to a new UN report.<p>The report by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization says that eating insects could help boost nutrition and reduce pollution.<p>It notes than over 2 billion people worldwide already supplement their diet with …

The Most Venomous Animals in the World

What It's Like To See Through Google Glass

But now it's time to reveal what it looks like to actually see through Glass.<p>Google Glass and Android game developer Laura Ockel recently recorded a video of the user interface shown through the Glass device. Ockel and her company, Tesseract Mobile, are also the developers behind the unofficial …

The interior of the Lamborghini Egoista is inspired by an Apache helicopter. What say you: hot or not? More -> http://bit.ly/YQBvaV

Tiniest Drone Takes Off, Sort Of

A robotic fly flies freely at Harvard (as long as it's plugged in).<p><b>Researchers at a Harvard robotics laboratory have created a drone the size of a large fly or bee that can fly freely in the lab—though it still trails a power cord.</b><p><b>The slender carbon-fiber body of the robo-insect is just half an</b> …