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This Data-Collecting, Wave-Predicting Surfboard Will Save Our Oceans
It maps waves, predicts conditions, turns surfers into citizen scientists, and could be the data-collecting tool climate scientists need to study our rapidly acidifying oceans.
Think Helmets Aren't Getting Safer? We Call BS.
We review four new all-mountain lids and the trend toward MTB helmets with more coverage.
The UCI Proves (Again) It Has No Idea What's Good for Cycling
In docking Giro d’Italia contender Richie Porte two minutes, the UCI proves—once again—that it has no idea what’s good for the sport.
Specialized Just Released the Ultimate Trail Bike. Again.
The Stumpjumper, one of the most versatile trail bikes on the market, gets even more capable for 2016 with new geometries, built-in SWAT storage, and a 27.5+ option.
The Amazing Self-Piloting, Selfie-Taking Drone
A throwable, auto-pilot drone to capture the ultimate POV shots.
Yeah, Volvo Life Paint Was Just a Marketing Stunt. It's Still a Great Idea.
The car company wants us to lather up in glow-in-the-dark paint before we ride. Frankly, maybe we should.
Watch out TripAdvisor. Strava Plans to Own the Travel Business.
Strava Local, a carefully curated, local-approved guide for runners and cyclists, gives you the low down on where to ride (and eat) in 12 cities around the world.
What Does the Mojave Smell Like? Like This Cologne.
Smell like the great outdoors, no matter where you are.
Surprise! We're Actually Impressed with TomTom's New POV Cam
The navigation giant just built a damn good POV camera. Here’s everything you need to know about the new GoPro rival.
A TV Station Doped 8 Riders to Prove the Sport's Still Dirty
A report on French television demonstrates that doped athletes can beat the UCI Biological Passport testing
Ditch the Bike. Get a Cruiser Board.
The GoldCoast Jetty is an updated cruiser board for the young at heart.