Shangri-Little at Live a Little Chatt

  The Shangri-Little was handcrafted with recycled materials and includes a rooftop deck, perfect for star-gazing and enjoying the view from Lookout Valley.  Inside is a bedroom loft with secret hobbit door, a nicely equipped kitchen with two-burner stove and apartment-size refrigerator, and a bathroom with stand-up shower and flush toilet.   Tiny House Nation Full Episodes, Video & More | FYI There’s a trend in the U.S. housing market, albeit a very small one. Drawn to the prospect of financial freedom, a simpler lifestyle, and limiting one’s environmental footprint,…

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Tesla | Premium Electric Sedans and SUVs and SEMI!

Tesla | Premium Electric Sedans and SUVs Semi is the safest, most comfortable truck ever. Four independent motors provide maximum power and acceleration and require the lowest energy cost per mile.  Tesla has unveiled its all-electric semi truck, aptly dubbed the ‘Tesla Semi,’ as promised, and the resulting Class 8 transport vehicle is indeed a sight to behold. It boasts a considerable charge capacity, and has a very aesthetically distinct look, as you can see. “Even with 80,000 pounds it’ll get to 60 mph in 20 seconds,” Musk said, hopping out…

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Big Medium’s East Austin Studio Tour (EAST)

Participants Big Medium’s East Austin Studio Tour (EAST) is a free, annual, self-guided art event spanning two weekends in November. EAST provides opportunities for the public to meet the artists and artisans of Austin in their creative spaces. Recommended Routes Experience EAST through curated tours from our partners. These collections of suggested stops will help you jump start your tour. Thank you to the Austin Chronicle and SWSW for supporting Big Medium and providing these personalized picks. Click or tap a tour in the list below to view a list…

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BLOODHOUND SSC

The BLOODHOUND Project is an international education initiative focused around a 1000 mph World Land Speed Record attempt. The BLOODHOUND Project is a global Engineering Adventure, using a 1,000mph World Land Speed Record attempt to inspire the next generation to enjoy, explore and get involved in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Bloodhound SSC is a British supersonic land vehicle currently in development. Its goal is to match or exceed 1,000 miles per hour (1,609 km/h) achieving a new world land speed record.[1] The pencil-shaped car, powered by a jet engine and a rocket engine is designed to reach 1,050 miles per hour (1,690 km/h).[2] It is being…

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November and December in Austin and The Texas Hill Country

The 3rd annual Austin International Drag Festival will take place November 9-12, 2017. We’re back and bringing on the FIERCE! Once again, Austin, Texas becomes the center of the Drag Universe as hundreds of Drag Artists from all over the world decend upon our fair city to entertain thousands of Drag fans and each other. This is the crème de la crème of the Drag world. Each artist will be displaying their greatest talents for your education and entertainment. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10 ACL Live: Grizzly Bear ($45 / $55 mezzanine…

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New Yamaha NIKEN – Ride the Revolution – Yamaha Motorsports

New Yamaha NIKEN. Ride the Revolution. This large-displacement Leaning Multi-Wheeler (LMW) is powered by a liquid-cooled in-line 3-cylinder engine. This model is equipped with LMW technology to reduce the effects of changing ride environments and to deliver a high feeling of stability when cornering. It achieves excellent performance for spirited and sporty riding on various road surfaces and the capability to freely carve through the continuous corners of winding roads. The body design makes full use of the unprecedented front-end suspension mechanisms pairing 15-inch front wheels with dual-tube upside-down forks…

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Travis Heights Art Trail, Nov. 4-5, 2017

Travis Heights Art Trail travisheightsarttrail.org Where Artists Live and Work… Nov. 4-5, 2017  |  Saturday & Sunday 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM There’s Nothing Else Like it! This will be year 15!! This is a grassroots art show, created by and for the artists of Austin. Each year, this city gem showcases some of the city’s longest practicing artists as they open up their homes and studios to the public. The Trail has become an area tradition, with art fans walking along the beautiful streets of the Travis Heights neighborhood. The event…

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αlpha electric bike, from Pragma Industries

Pragma Industries – fuel cell Hydrogen Energy The αlpha electric bike, from Pragma Industries, is another attempt at using hydrogen as a battery in transportation, but it might only make sense for fleets Pragma Industries, a fuel cell company, released details about its own version of a fuel cell electric bicycle, with one of the major selling points being its ability to enable a long range and a quick refueling time, which might be a big plus for fleet or commercial use. However, there’s still the sticky question about where…

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