Downhills at the Tour de France Test Cyclists Against Time, Danger and One ...
But like a lot of modern riders, he had learned that seconds could be mined on these mountain descents. Chasing world road race . Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme said, referring to stages when the riders go out one-by-one and race the ...
Inside story: Time to sober up
From a photo on the wall beams a younger glamorous Liz, with four beautiful children. Back then, she and her husband had their own . "The culture around 'wine o'clock' encourages a heavy drinking culture - it is the modern-day female equivalent of ...
July 4, 2015
Fear of flying: descending could decide the Tour de France winner
But like a lot of modern riders, he had learned that seconds could be mined on these mountain descents. Chasing world road race champion Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme said, referring to stages when the riders go out one-by-one and ...
July 3, 2015
2015 Volkswagen Beetle: Iconic looks, modern interpretation
Another classic feature is the auxiliary instrumentation package sited above the audio/navigation system that consists of an oil temperature gauge, a clock with stopwatch function, and a boost pressure gauge. This is standard on R-Line and TDI models ...
June 27, 2015
What Else Can Art Do?
When I visited Bradford's industrial-sized studio, in South Los Angeles, this spring, one wall was almost entirely covered by a huge outline map of the United States, with clusters of numbers that represented the AIDS cases reported in each state up to ...
June 15, 2015
Find your weekend fun in our events calendar
7 p.m. June 19, 11 O'Clock Blues Band; 7 p.m. June 20, Joe “Elvis” Borelli. 845-853-8049. BEYOND . Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center — 300 Wall St., Kingston. Still life works by 11 a.m. June 20, The Olana Partnership will present special ...
June 18, 2015
PHIL HARDWICK'S THE ALIBI, a serial novel: Trophies found at Old Waverly
Jack Boulder arrived at the Elite Restaurant in downtown Jackson at 7:30 a.m. and was shown to a booth next to a mirrored wall. Outside, a chilly rain drenched central “Shortly after five o'clock a man called and said the we should tell you to ...
June 18, 2015
Before New Horizons, one telescope started it all
The New Horizons spacecraft, for instance, features a suite of modern instruments that helps drive ... Sykes and his son built a 14-foot-long cross-axis mount and installed a governor clock for telescope tracking. The lens arrived February 11, 1929 ...
July 3, 2015
Downhills at the Tour de France Test Cyclists Against Time, Danger and One Another
But like a lot of modern riders, he had learned that seconds could be mined ... referring to stages when the riders go out one-by-one and race the clock. “We would never do that. It would be irresponsible. It’s insane. Yes, it could spice things ...
Exhibition at Sprovieri brings together new works by three Berlin-based artists
A working clock with a lead cast nearby suggests the 'heaviness' of ... satirically into a drill penetrating the symbolic obstacle of the gallery partitioning wall. A new bronze fountain mask will also be exhibited. ‘I like the idea of the mask on ...
July 1, 2015
Rare 19th century Chinese automaton clock with elaborate jewel work brings $526,750 at auction
REPAUPO, N.J. – A rare 19th century Chinese gilt bronze with enamel automaton clock boasting elaborate jewel work sailed ... and decorative arts on May 17 and 219 lots of 20th century modern and design on May 18 (2,500 uncataloged lots also came up ...
June 23, 2015
Rescuers Struggle to Reach Outlying Villages Hit by Nepal Earthquake
SIPA GHAT, Nepal—When Saturday’s 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit Nepal, nearly every building in this small market town 40 miles from the capital, Katmandu, collapsed. On Monday evening, more than two days later, official help had yet to arrive ...
April 27, 2015
Menu's homeware collection avoids
Norm Tumbler Alarm Clock by Norm Architects Norm Architects' Tumbler Alarm Clock features a wide flat clock face mounted on the end of a pastel-coloured barrel. To stop the alarm, the clock must be turned over and placed face down. Norm Collector by Norm ...
January 21, 2015
Revisit your alarm clock from 1989 with this mondo E-Ink wall clock
ClockOne, a digital wall clock that uses E Ink for its display ... as well as the Dwell on Design and the International Contemporary Furniture Fair design shows. At CES, Mitchelides found that people loved the technology (they wanted to know how the ...
November 4, 2014