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Drone School 2: Know your transmitter

In Drone School 1 we looked at how to choose a good beginner quadcopter. Now it's time to take a look at your quadcopter controller. In Drone School …

Drones

7 Bike Maintenance Mistakes to Avoid

A pro mechanic reveals the most common problems she sees, and how to avoid them<p>We all make mistakes, but SRAM mechanic Sara Jarrell says she frequently meets cyclists who make the same common errors when it comes to bike set up and maintenance. She has wrenched for World Cup racers, led skills …

Mountain Biking

What is the difference between a refugee, a migrant and an asylum seeker?

The fate of the vast flow of people heading from the Middle East and North Africa to Europe may depend on what we call them - but the definitions are becoming blurred<p>The terms “refugee” and “migrant” have been used interchangeably for the people seen scrambling off boats, on to trains and across …

How many reps should you do in the gym? Science has the answer

<b>You will find the internet awash with contrasting advice on how many repetitions you should do while lifting weights whether your goals are gain</b> …

4 Photography Tips that Will Last a Lifetime

Getting started in “serious” photography is exciting. A lot of people begin their interest in photography as point-and-shooters; they pull out their …

Police investigate picture of baby with mum’s toe in its mouth

Police are investigating after a photograph was posted on Facebook of a teenage mum sticking her toe in her baby’s mouth.<p>Officers were contacted on …

Your Brain Makes You Want to Order Drink After Drink

A new study from Texas A&M University reveals that your brain really, really wants you to order a third piña colada.<p>Stop us if you've heard this one before.<p>You're tired and low-key at work, but a colleague convinces you to make a stop at happy hour at the end of the day anyway, "just for one drink" …

Alcohol

New Leveraxe - The Smart Axe

I am Heikki and this is my invention. 20 years ago I moved to deep forest of Sipoo in Finland. I started cutting down trees and clearing the rocky …

How to Remove Sweat Stains With Aspirin

1<p><b>Crush three or four aspirin pills.</b> Break them down with a mortar and pestle. Alternatively, seal the pills inside a plastic bag and press it to …

Biomedicine

Inside World of Warcraft's Thriving Sex Club

"It facilitates something that's free of the fetters of sexual stigma, but it also lets loose certain sexual demons that take harassment to a new level."<p>"Can you have sex in <i>World of Warcraft</i>?", a question that has been asked several times on Yahoo! Answers, is not an easy one to answer.<p>Technically, …

RPGs

Magnus Walker flogs his super-rare, RHD Porsche 930

A first-year 930 produced in right-hand drive makes it a 1-of-15 car. Magnus pits it against a 2015 911 Turbo to see if the new car can compare to his freshly-acquired rarity.<p>Magnus Walker has several 1976 and 1977 Porsche 930s, but no first-year 911 Turbo. So when he got a call from a shop in …

Porsche

The Ultimate Home Brewer’s Guide to Gear

<b>Editor’s Note:</b>The following guide is designed so that each brew kit builds on the one that came before; there are also examples of possible …

The Five Best Beer Growlers

Growlers offer unique advantages that bottles (or cans) don’t, chief among them the ability to fill up straight from a tap, repeatedly. At many local …

Burton Snowboards

Mark Sollors goes huge in the all new #BurtonPresents video.<p>Watch it here: http://bit.ly/1u3JvEM<p>Whistler, BC. Photo: Adam Moran

6 Apps for the Craft Beer Connoisseur

Craft beer has gone from flourishing to spoiling its acolytes for choice. The go-to place to navigate this sudsy world is our phones — but a quick …

Revisiting Our 189 Favorite Beers of All Time

Beer doesn’t need much of an introduction. Just like you’d throw a great brew to your buddy on the couch, we’re tossing you the best beers we’ve …

Now you can send your enemies glitter in the post because it gets EVERYWHERE

<b>You can now send a glitter bomb to your enemies, thanks to Aussie website ShipYourEnemiesGlitter.com*</b><p>Because as everyone who’s ever come into contact …

Best of 2014 Archives • Gear Patrol

Our favorite stories on GP this year<p>These are our 14 best Viewfinders, spotlights on great videos around the web, of 2014.<p>2014 Retrospective<p>Our …