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Rimac unveils greyp G12 electric bike with 75 mile range, 40mph top speed

Rimac's Concept One has been something of an enigma, but there's no doubting that the EV maker has just taken the veil off its latest product -- the greyp G12 electric bike. If you're not sure if looks like a motorbike, or regular bicycle, that's okay, because Rimac claims it's both. It can do …

LinkedIn 'raises secondary share offering to $1.2bn'

LinkedIn has raised its secondary share offering to $1.2bn, according to reports.<p>The social network for professionals will now offer the stock at $223 a share, CNBC claimed.<p>LinkedIn announced on Tuesday that it would sell $1bn-worth of shares as it moves to bolster product development and perhaps …

Playful Animal Sculptures Made of Salvaged Materials

<i>The Small Forest</i> is an exhibition featuring a series of animal sculptures by Japanese artist Natsumi Tomita created with found objects and salvaged scraps. Using anything from a broken umbrella and bike parts to discarded cans and kitchen utensils, the gifted sculptor manages to reproduce the …

Sculpture

Daily Inspiration #1544

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Tornado rips through eastern Japan leaving dozens injured

Testicle-eating fish could be headed to UK after being found in Paris

The ‘ball-cutter’ fish, which reportedly bites human testicles, could be on its way to the UK after being found in France.<p>Male swimmers in Britain …

The weekend in pictures

A selection of the best photographs from around the world this weekend

Kate Moss at Christie's - in pictures

Cara Delevingne has a long way to go – as these pictures to go on auction at Christie's later this month show, Kate Moss is still the model to define our times. Including portraits, artworks and sculptures of Moss over the past 20 years by names including Nick Knight and Allen Jones, this …

In the sky, with diamonds: Julian Lennon's cloudscapes – in pictures

Primarily known as a musician, Julian Lennon has been working with fine art photography since his first exhibition in New York City in 2010. His work can be seen at the Little Black Gallery in London from 7 September until 19 October

I should be so clucky: how easy is it to get a Nando’s black card? – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 11:00 am, September 2, 2013 in Food & Drink<p>My name is Jonny, and I love chicken. There I said it – it’s nothing to be ashamed of. I like …

What could Spain spend £85m on instead of Gareth Bale?

The six-year signing of Gareth Bale for a record €100m (£85m) has ignited a debate about how much is 'too much' when it comes to football deals. If you're finding it hard to imagine what such a huge amount of money equates to, here are a few examples of how else the money could have been</b> …

For sale: a house with its own microbrewery

A 16th-century home in Kent offers the chance to take a love of ale to the next level, says Fred Redwood.<p>Forget its association with beardie men in cardigans. Proper real ale made in microbreweries is definitely back in fashion.<p>According to the Campaign for Real Ale (Camra) the number of breweries …

Dinner in the dark with Butler’s Wharf Blackout – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 4:30 pm, September 4, 2013 in Food & Drink<p>Anyone who’s tried eating in total darkness, for example at Dans Le Noir, will know it’s a messy …

Piet Hein Eek Designs a Limited-Edition Ruinart Champagne Case

Why we love the Champagne case that Dutch designer Piet Hein Eek designed for Ruinart<p>Until I can make it to <b>Piet Hein Eek</b>'s Dutch headquarters to write about his stylish café, I'm keeping the new case he designed for Ruinart on my desk. His trademark strips of weathered recycled pine form a …

New brain science breakthroughs offer some surprising insights about how to reduce stress and boost productivity http://bit.ly/15ZnCse

3D Imaging Not Just Copies

Adam Metallo, 3D Program Officer, Smithsonian Institution:<p>"3D scanning tools is one tool in our toolbox to investigate an object in a more specific way. We don't make copies of objects. We're essentially, to put it dryly, collecting lots and lots of measurements of an object. We take millions and …

London's best restaurants for steak

Restaurants, British<p>Berners Tavern<p>Surely the grandest and most glamorous of Jason Atherton’s Midas-touch restaurants, Berners Tavern in Fitzrovia is …

England

Jamie Oliver: 'All my restaurants would close without European immigrants'

Jamie Oliver has said all of his restaurants would close immediately if it were not for European immigrants who are prepared to work long hours in hot kitchens.<p>The celebrity chef said British youngsters were "wet" in comparison to their European counterparts, who were "stronger" and "tougher".<p>His …

1,001 things not to do in London: order the English tapas – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 1:15 pm, September 1, 2013 in Food & Drink, Fun London<p><i>Time Out’s Executive Editor Michael Hodges has been testing the limits of awkwardness</i> …

The Best Chef’s Tables in London

<i>Ever wanted to know what it’s really like working in the heat of the kitchen? Well now you can, as StyleNest round up the best chef’s tables in</i> …

England

Flesh And Buns

<i>The long anticipated Flesh and Buns, sequel to legendary Bone Daddies has officially launched.</i><p>Having only been open a week, Flesh and Buns is taking …

Sushi

Top 10 Martin Luther King Quotes

On the 50 year anniversary of Martin Luther King's momentous ‘I Have a Dream’ speech, we bring you our top 10 quotes from the great orator …

Cuba's antique car rally sets off in Havana

George Clooney, Sandra Bullock and Alfonso Cuarón talk about Gravity at the Venice film festival

Hapless farmer gets cute puppy to look after his sheep – turns out to be a wolf

<b>We all know the story about the boy who cried wolf but a hapless Polish farmer has offered a new take on the classic fable.</b><p>The agriculturalist was …

40 Days of Dating: would you go out (and have sex) with an old friend?

Trying to find a significant other while living in a fast-paced city is a notoriously difficult process, especially as you try to balance all the other things you're expected to do as a young adult (find enough money to survive, carve out a career, etc). It's a struggle to get into the habit of …

Volvo Concept Coupé

The history of Volvo is a storied one. Various ownership changes over the past decades and an arguable dearth in design innovation—the very quality that made the brand a beloved staple of intelligence in the industry—coupled with a few poor financial years has really put pressure on the brand to …

Heartbreaking Paintings of Deceased Shelter Dogs

Just like photographer Traer Scott and her heartbreaking portraits of shelter dogs, artist Mark Barone is trying to bring some much needed attention to the neglected animals in shelters. After learning that 5,500 shelter dogs are killed every day in the United States, he decided to paint 5,500 …

10,000 Chopsticks Form Huge Mythological Dragon

This giant dragon sculpture is an innovative creation made completely out of 10,000 chopsticks. Simply called <i>Chopsticks Dragon</i>, the piece was developed to promote the opening of Aziatage Caf, located in Yekaterinburg, Russia, which opened its doors in the spring of 2012 on the Day of the Dragon. In …

Nymi bracelet uses biometric heart data to unlock digital and physical doors (video)

Unlike faces and fingerprints, a heart's electrical activity is difficult to fake -- it's a unique and potentially ideal security tool. Bionym is taking advantage of this trustworthiness in its upcoming Nymi bracelet. The wristwear authenticates users through a combination of electrocardiograms and …