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These are the most amazing aerial photos of New York ever, period

It's always exciting to receive a message from a master like Vincent Laforet telling you about his new photos. This time he has outdone himself (once …

11 stunning images of rocket launches

That trail behind the Empire State Building is a Minotaur V rocket taking a spacecraft to the Moon. The photo was taken by Ben Cooper from Top of the …

Absolutely Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Airplane Controls

<i>All</i> of them? If you're talking about a commercial airliner, then there's hundreds and hundreds. There are big, fat manuals describing what they all …


Last year, Kristin Gates became the first woman to solo-hike Alaska's Brooks Range. She chatted with us about pack rafting, grizzlies, and more:

Van Life | Alex Honnold


How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

Jerrie Mock was a 38-year-old housewife from Columbus, Ohio, when, 50 years ago this week, she accomplished what Amelia Earhart is famous for having failed to do. But in the decades since, as Mock's life began to unravel, history all but forgot the pilot who made it.<p>Just before the coast …

Speed up Chrome for Android with this simple tweak

Chrome for Android is one of the fastest and most feature-rich browsers for Android. But a persistent problem has ruined Google’s mobile browser for many users – janky scrolling. Especially since Google replaced the AOSP Browser with Chrome as the default browser on new Android devices, people have …


Advanced Imaging Reveals a Computer 1,500 Years Ahead of Its Time

Scott Hanselman's 2014 Ultimate Developer and Power Users Tool List for Windows - Scott Hanselman

December 21, '13 Comments [196] Posted in Tools<p>Sponsored By<p>Everyone collects utilities, and most folks have a list of a few that they feel are …


How China Profits From Our Junk

In this excerpt from the forthcoming Junkyard Planet, author Adam Minter explores China's central role in the world's vast global recycling trade.<p>China’s reputation as the “world's factory” is well-established. But what happens to everything the world throws away? Since 2002, the Shanghai-based …

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Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The winners of the inaugural Take a View Landscape Photographer of the Year awards have been announced

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

My guyline & tension system for tents, tarps, and hammocks

By onAugust 22, 2016 in Shelters, Sierra Designs, Skills 120<p>The guyline and tensioning systems normally found on backpacking shelters (including …


Triumph Bonneville Scrambler by FCR Take a closer look here...

Popular Idioms Translated to Actually Make Sense Today

When we tell the future children of the world that you shouldn't judge a book by its cover, they'll stare at their iPad and wonder what the hell a …

Poetic Slimline Case For 2013 Nexus 7 Ships August 23rd For Only $6 With Free Shipping On Amazon [Update]

The new Nexus 7 is just now filtering out to expectant owners, and Google itself hasn't even shipped the product. That hasn't stopped Poetic from …

Macrophotographs of ant warfare are downright epic


How Does a Transistor Work?

Valley View Sunrise Yosemite Valley

Top 25 Free iPhone Apps of All Time

1. Facebook<p>2. Pandora Radio<p>3. Instagram<p>4. YouTube<p>5. Skype<p>6. Words With Friends Free<p>7. The Weather Channel<p>8. Twitter<p>9. Temple Run<p>10. Google Search<p>11. …

MacBook Air review (13-inch, 2013)

Toby’s Estate Coffee in Brooklyn should be my favorite local coffee shop. The Australian company’s first US location is big and bright, with ample seating, great service, and terrific coffee — the ultra-expensive Strada variable-pressure espresso machine behind the bar sees to that. It’s also full …

Just another mediocre sunrise at Arches NP :-)

Steps to North Window Arch

Birthday Hike