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Grizzly bear chases Squamish kayaker in scary encounter caught on video

A scary encounter between a grizzly bear and a kayaker in Squamish was recently caught on tape.<p>In a video posted to Instagram three days ago by Corey …

Kayaking

The Moments That Changed Us

There are points in life that forever change who we are and who we will become. Often, these are our “firsts.” It could be something heavy, like falling in love or being thrown from your raft in the Grand Canyon and pinned underwater until your heart stopped. But the power of defining moments is …

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You Won't Believe These 25 Netflix Documentaries Are Real

Once you're done binge-watching <b>Queer Eye</b> season two (and bawling your eyes out), you might be in the mood for an addictive, fascinating look at other true events. With so many amazing documentaries on Netflix, covering everything from true crime to sushi chefs, there's no shortage of entertainment …

Entertainment

How to Create a Better Brand Experience: Move Beyond the Customer Journey

It used to be that brands could think and operate on a transaction-by-transaction basis. People shopped for goods and services, they bought something, and then they and that brand parted company until the customer came back to buy something else. Times certainly have changed. Businesses that want …

Customer Experience

Best things to see and do in Amsterdam from the museums to top landmarks

If you're after a cultural city break that's also budget-friendly, then Amsterdam should be top of your list!<p>With over 96 theatres, 81 museums and 54 …

European Travel

The mind-bendy weirdness of the number zero, explained

We explain nothing.<p>The computer you’re reading this article on right now runs on a binary — strings of zeros and ones. Without zero, modern electronics wouldn’t exist. Without zero, there’s no calculus, which means no modern engineering or automation. Without zero, much of our modern world …

Mathematics

Brian Windhorst went off on live TV after seeing Paul George’s contract with the Thunder

Windy’s not wrong, either.<p>Paul George didn’t sign with the Lakers after all. Instead of going home like he claimed he wanted to do all along, George re-signed with the Oklahoma City Thunder on a four-year max contract worth $137 million.<p>The logistics of the contract absolutely “stunned” ESPN’s …

NBA

How to Take the Ultimate California Road Trip

Here's what it's really like to live the #vanlife.<p>This spring, inspired by a mix of real longing and Instagram-fueled nostalgia, I found myself …

RVs

Tesla Is Approaching The Anticipated Magic Battery Cost Number

TESLA IS GETTING CLOSE TO THE MAGIC BATTERY COST NUMBER THAT WILL TURBOCHARGE DEMANDElectric vehicle sales are climbing steadily – for almost two …

Electric Vehicles

Mike Tyson Technique Breakdown pt 1: Angles of Attack

In this multipart series we will breakdown Mike Tyson’s complete boxing game. A must read for fans of boxing and MMA alike.Dedicated to Cus D’ Amato. …

VW I.D. R Pikes Peak racer plugs in unique dual charging system

EV owners don't arrive to a charger with a timer counting down. But when Volkswagen tackles Pikes Peak in its I.D. R electric racecar, it'll have to race against the clock to charge its batteries, so it's taken a unique approach to juicing up.<p>The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb regulations …

A Conversation With Chris Burkhard

As I have mentioned in previous videos, I had many opportunities to catch up and sit down with some well-known landscape photographers at the Sony …

Photography

The future of marketing belongs to hybrids, but don’t call them unicorns

I’ve grown to dislike the label “unicorn” in martech.In the early years of the marketing technology revolution, <b>marketing technologists</b> — hybrid …

Amazon's monthly STEM toy subscription box is about to turn your kid into a little genius

Any future Elon Musks or Marie Curies out there?<p>For those parents with kids who could not give a shit about the <i>Bubble Guppies</i> or other educational …

Road Trip: Seattle, Washington, to Cannon Beach, Oregon

<b>Mile 0: Seattle: Play First, Drive Later</b><br>Explore sprawling Pike Place Market and tuck in at Tarsan i Jane for wood-fired Valencian cuisine that is the …

How Brand Storytelling Is the Missing Link to Building a Loyal Community of Followers

Don't confuse storytelling with marketing.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Prior to becoming a full-time branded content consultant and speaker, Melanie Deziel leveraged her degrees in journalism from the University of Connecticut and Syracuse University to …

Email Marketing Under GDPR: What You Need To Know

Frankly, speaking this action was a warranted one.Aggressive and abusive email marketing tactics had become quite rampant and even I, from a …

Marketing

20 Ways to Make Chicken a Fast and Fancy Dinner — Recipes from The Kitchn

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

Cooking

MIC Holds Briefing on Vehicle Technology & Motorcycles

I often berate the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) for not doing enough to promote and protect motorcycle riding in the United States, but we also …

The experience economy will be a ‘massive business,’ according to Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

Chesky’s vision? To be a “global travel community.”<p>Most people think of Airbnb as a real estate rental business, but that’s wrong, says Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky.<p>“I think the key that makes Airbnb is the fact that we’re a community, not just a series of commodities,” said Chesky, speaking onstage at …

Electric motorcycle claims 480km range

An Indian startup claims it can make an affordable electric motorcycle capable of 250km/h and 480km range, beating the current (pun intended) longest …

I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded

We started with sandbag lunges.<p>Just a few days before <i>Deadpool 2</i> premiered around the country, I took a trip to New York City gym Drive 495 to meet up …

Once A Stock Market Darling, BYD Now Bears Brunt Of China's Changing Electric Vehicle Regulations

Fueled by large consumer and manufacturer subsidies, China has emerged as the global leader in electric vehicles (EVs) by a wide margin. Recognizing the importance of reducing air pollution in its densely populated cities, China began heavily subsidizing the manufacture of electric buses in 2010. …

Did you know Amazon has a brand that sells luxury bedding and towels at deep discounts?

Have you ever heard of Pinzon by Amazon? I hadn’t either until recently, but this brand has kind of changed my life. Pinzon is Amazon’s special brand …

Yamaha Unveils New Electric Trials Bike

Cover pulled off electric trials model just days after filing patent for TY-E name A couple days ago we told you about Yamaha filing a patent for …

Motorcycles

The 21 Best Keto-Approved Groceries From Trader Joe's

Whether you're just getting ready to start the keto diet or have been going strong for months, the best way to stay on track is with a properly stocked pantry. While this keto foods list is a great place to start so you know what you can and can't eat, you can also find almost your entire grocery …

Nutrition

How Electric Vehicles Will Go Mainstream – The Big Picture

Tipping point<p>The Tesla Model S is cool: fast, stylish, and fun to drive. But Elon Musk’s master stroke was to create an ecosystem that enabled intrigued consumers to consider Tesla a realistic alternative to a conventional car. Tesla’s network of 120-kW fast-charging stations, Superchargers, could …

Electric Vehicles

Jordan Peterson is on a crusade to toughen up young men. It’s landed him on our cultural divide.

NEW YORK — The world is wretched with weak men. Slouchers, slackers, chumps, low-status dudes who have amassed a crumpled pile of inferior habits and made the world a messier place.<p>Or so Jordan Peterson will tell you. But fear not, the doctor is here to help, preaching his thoroughly footnoted …

Jordan Peterson

Four Things To Do Instead If Your Online Business Relies On Promotions And Discounts

Whether we like it or not, most online business owners depend on irresistible promotional offers — a 25% discount here, a free bonus there — and on top of that, we place a ticking fake countdown timer. Welcome to the dramatic life of an online entrepreneur. But fake scarcity and manufactured …

Tesla releases rare details about Model 3’s battery cells, claims highest energy density and less cobalt

Tesla has been quite secretive about its latest generation of battery cells, the 2170 li-ion cells, which they designed for Model 3 and Panasonic is manufacturing them at Tesla’s Gigafactory 1 in Nevada.<p>The company has now released rare details about the battery cells – claiming the highest energy …