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My Pop Life • EXPERT HACKS, GEAR RECS & LIFE-TESTED WISDOM FROM OUR STAFF
The Best Cars for Long Road Trips
The F-15EX Is a Worthy Remix of a Classic American Fighter
The Beloved Volkswagen Vanagon’s True Successor Is a Pop-Top Benz
THE BEST CAMPER VAN RENTAL SERVICES
How to Become a Scotch Supertaster
3 BOTTLES TO TRY
The Power and Pain of the Police’s 160dB Sonic Weapon
Could a Cosmic Lasso Divert Extinction-Level Asteroids?
MASS EXTINCTION, SIMULATED • A 2017 study in Geophysical Research Letters analyzed the causes of death from 50,000 computersimulated asteroid impacts both on land and at sea. The results were not pretty.
Science Confirms Plato’s Theory: Earth Is Made of Cubes
PLATO’S CUBES ON THE BIG SCREEN
Two Mathematicians Just Solved a Century-Old Geometry Problem
WHAT ARE THESE SHAPES, ANYWAY?
HE BUILDS THE WORLD’S GREATEST MAGIC TRICKS. • BUT WILL HE ACTUALLY TELL US HIS SECRETS?
THE FUTURE OF FARMING IS INSIDE THIS BOMB SHELTER
HOW HOLLYWOOD SET DESIGNERS HID AMERICA’S WWII AIRCRAFT FACTORIES
The WWII Aircraft That Camo Protected • Production numbers from Jan. 1940 to Aug. 1945 at the six largest West Coast factories.
Playing Games Has Never Felt So Important
BOARD & TABLETOP GAMES
How We Tested Toys
TOYS FOR KIDS
How We Game Now • Stay-at-home orders don’t have to cramp your style on game night—stay safe by hosting the fun online.
TOYS FOR GROWN-UPS
Top-Perfoming Snowblowers to Dig Yourself Out
ONE-STAGE VS. TWO-STAGE
The Best Coats for Braving Winter’s Cold
CHOOSE THE RIGHT TYPE OF INSULATION
HOW WE TESTED
The Smartest Robot Vacuums for Any Home
How to Be Good at What You Do