The Hesketh 24 Motorcycle ($TBA) is the companies first motorcycle in the 21st century. The small British company is back after a three decade layoff with their new 1,950cc V-twin sport bike that features an air-cooled V-twin that pushes 120 horses, a 22.7 liter fuel cell, overhead air intakes, and performance BST carbon fiber wheels. The Hesketh 24 gets its name from the extremely limited run of this bike. Only 24 will be made with an expected delivery date of February 2014.
End Clothing just got these Asics in, and they look great! This silhouette was originally released back in 1990 and it became an instant classic. This latest release, the Asics Gel Saga Varsity - Navy & Soft Grey ($129) features synthetic suede and mesh uppers, and the famous gel cushioned sole. The Saga Varsities are available now.
The New Balance 1600 Elite Edition (Grey/Black) ($130) are New Balances latest take on their classic 1600 runner. The shoes feature a monochromatic colorway that has a grey upper with contrasting black and grey panels. These shoes have also been modernized with NB's Abzorb technology for a cushy ride during athletic activities.(more…)
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1. Oculus VR's John Carmack sees bright future in Facebook deal - Engadget
2. Obrum PL-01 Concept Tank with Adaptiv Systems - Mikeshouts
3. Neurosurgeons Save a Woman’s Life with the World’s First 3D-Printed Skull - Inhabitat
4. Habitable Planets Could be Found With Digital Camera - Mashable
5. Brain Implant Could Help Folks Walk Again - Ubergizmo
The New Balance 574's are one of my favorite silhouettes by the brand. Common out of UK now has a cool new colorway available in the iconic shoe. The New Balance 574 - ML574RSU Yellow ($116) utilizes three shades of yellow gradually getting to a burnt orange as you go towards the rear of the shoe. The uppers are made form suede and nylon underlays, while the logo is in leather. Everything sits on a white midsole and tan outersole. These Yellow 574's are available for purchase today.
The John Lennon Letters ($19) is a fascinating lifetime of letters from one of the most legendary musicians and songwriters brought together for the first time ever in this stunning collection. John Lennon was, quite simply, one of the world's greatest ever songwriters. The creator of such classics as 'Help!', 'Lucy in the Sky with Diamond', 'Strawberry Fields Forever', 'Imagine' and many more besides. It was in his personal correspondences however that Lennon really allowed his poetic personality to flow freely and unguarded. Now for the first time we get a chance to read those letters to friends, family, lovers and strangers through every point of his life. In turn informative, funny, poetic, wise and at time heartbreaking, these letters allow us access to the intimate thoughts of a man who was, quite simply, a genius.