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Steve’s Thailand Dome Home

In 2011 I had a wonderful visit with my friend Hajjar Gibran. For years he has inspired me with his creative ideas. This time he was building domes at his retreat center in northeast Thailand. He and his wife offered me a spot on their mango farm to build my own dome. With Hajjar’s guidance and design ideas, along with my own, and his son-in-law Tao’s masonry skills, I had my dome home up and painted in six weeks. The cost for the basic structure was under $6000. It took…

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Opener Unveils BlackFly – All-Electric Personal Aerial Vehicle !

Opener Unveils First Canadian-Qualified Ultralight All-Electric Personal Aerial Vehicle  OPENER, Inc., a pioneer of aero vehicles for consumer travel, today revealed BlackFly; the world’s first ultralight all-electric fixed-wing extreme short/vertical take-off and landing (ESTOL/VTOL) aircraft. BlackFly is a single-seat Personal Aerial Vehicle (PAV) designed and built for a new world of three-dimensional transportation. BlackFly has simple controls requiring no special skills to master and operate safely. Though BlackFly has full amphibious capabilities, it is primarily designed to easily operate from small grassy areas and travel distances of up to 40…

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Announcing Freaky Deaky 2018 in Houston!

Celebrate this Hallow’s Eve and commit yourself to Freaky Deaky to release your earthly inhibitions with two days of dancing on the dark side, October 27-28th, at Sam Houston Race Park. Enter if you dare, for a twisted celebration of freaks from far and wide as we come alive to discover Freaky Deaky at our spooky exploration of sound. Our freaky celebration welcomes 40+ of today’s most sinister selectors with booming basslines to be heard for miles. Start planning now for a freaky good time!   HOURS Festivities take place…

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$150,000 Winnebago Revel 4×4 Sprinter Van Tour!

We travelled around the USA in the Winnebago Revel, and here’s the full tour! Built on a MWB 4×4 Mercedes Sprinter van, the Revel has been designed to take you places an ordinary RV can’t. FOLLOW US! ↠ Website: http://theindieprojects.com ↠ Instagram: http://instagram.com/TheIndieProjects ↠ Twitter: http://twitter.com/theindyprojects ↠ Facebook: http://facebook.com/theindieprojects ↠ Travel blog: http://www.vdubvanlife.com/ Filmed on: ↠ Sony RX100 MV: http://amzn.to/2tJBKVK JOIN US for exclusive Patreon content, monthly giveaways, early access to YouTube videos, and tons more! ↠ https://www.patreon.com/theindieprojects Thank you for watching! Please like, comment, subscribe and turn on post…

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WHO IS AMERICA?

WHO IS AMERICA? is a half-hour series from comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, in his return to series television for the first time in more than a decade in the genre he created first in Da Ali G Show. In the works over the past year, WHO IS AMERICA? explores the diverse individuals who populate our unique nation, and features Baron Cohen experimenting in the playground of 2018 America. First episode available now. New episodes Sundays at 10pm ET/PT, only on SHOWTIME. #WhoIsAmerica Learn More About Who Is America?: https://s.sho.com/2JuGkPH Subscribe…

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Hyperloop Austin To San Antonio?

Virgin Hyperloop One   Hyperloop confirmed as potential option for Dallas-Fort Worth corridor; is SA next? The proposed Texas train system was submitted by a team known as the “Texas Triangle.” The team is appropriately named, since the route would potentially cover Dallas to Laredo to Houston and several major cities in between. The good news for San Antonio? The travel times to major Texas cities could get majorly slashed. New travel times if the train system gets built are: Dallas – Houston: 46 minutes Dallas – Austin: 19 minutes…

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Cyberpunk 2077

Cyberpunk 2077 is an upcoming role-playing video game developed and published by CD Projekt. Adapted from the tabletop game Cyberpunk 2020, it is set fifty-seven years later in dystopian Night City, California, an open world in which a group known as Edgerunners serve society in eight different roles, which the player is free to choose and customise a character from. Player agency and choice lead to alternate endings. Using the REDengine 4 game engine, more staff members worked on Cyberpunk 2077 than worked on CD Projekt Red’s previous game The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The developer also launched a new division, CD Projekt Red Wrocław,…

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Kitty Hawk, the mysterious flying-car startup

Kitty Hawk says the Flyer is “easy to fly” but recommends professional training. Because it’s powered by motors rather than internal combustion engines, Kitty Hawk says the Flyer will be significantly quieter than other ultralight aircraft. APPLY FOR A FOUNDERSERIES FLYER Kitty Hawk, the mysterious flying-car startup funded by the Google cofounder Larry Page Larry Page’s newest flying car is fit for one and operated by joystick The fully electrical vehicle flies between 3 to 10 feet off the water, powered by 10 independent lift fans, and can fly for up to 20 minutes or 20 miles.…

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Zombie Apocalypse Live June 1-2 at HOUSE OF TORMENT

TICKETS GO ON SALE FRIDAY, MAY 11TH AT NOON! Zombie Apocalypse Live is a tactical live action zombie experience.  Zombie Apocalypse Live combines cutting edge military training weapons, immersive video-game style sets, and highly trained Hollywood quality zombies! Watch the behind the scenes video to learn more about this exciting event! Hollywood-Quality Costumes  Trained Actors Professional Makeup Artists Your mission is to eliminate all of the zombies that you encounter.  These zombies are highly trained actors. Professional costume and makeup teams turn these actors into Hollywood quality zombies.  This makes for the most…

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Cars : Mad Max : Fury Road

Synopsis: Mad Max: Fury Road is the fourth film of George Miller’s Road Warrior/Mad Max franchise co-written and directed by Miller. The post-apocalyptic action film is set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world of fire and blood exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order… There’s Max, a man of action and a man of few words, who seeks peace…

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DIY campervan

 Adventure bloggers Nate and Steph built this off-grid capable DIY campervan over the course of 3 months in preparation of full time travel around North America all at a cost of under $40,000 USD. If you liked this video, be sure to share and subscribe! Here is the full van build blog post: https://adventureinabackpack.com/diy-… Follow: Adventureinabackpack.com Facebook.com/adventureinabackpack Instagram.com/adventure_in_a_backpack Twitter.com/Adventure_pack_ Music: Black Dress by Cavern Company Facebook.com/CavernCompany Google Play Store: https://goo.gl/56TyyP Itunes: https://goo.gl/6J8SmX Spotify: https://goo.gl/TGNoq3 Be sure to subscribe to Adventure in a Backpack, Adventure Vloggers for more Adventure Travel…

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TEXAS SWIMMING HOLES!! 2018

Swimming Hole by Tim Cox Art Out West  Spring is in full swing!, which means it’s time to plan a trip and take a dip in one of Texas’s best swimming holes! RESPECT – Please do not visit these beautiful, natural places if you cannot respect them. Trash, rowdy behavior, drunkeness, accidents and trespassing on private property are causing us to to lose access to more of them every year. SAFETY – Swimming in natural places has inherent dangers. There are risks to life, limb and health involved. Caution can minimize…

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★ 2018 ART OUTSIDE CAMPOUT ★ October 26-28, 2018 –**CANCELLED**

★ 2018 ART OUTSIDE CAMPOUT ★ APACHE PASS EVENT CENTER: 1 hour from Austin / 2.5 hours for Houston & Dallas We are extremely excited to announce that we are heading back to Apache Pass Event Center this October! 3 DAYS OF CAMPING & COMMUNITY Join us on Halloween weekend as we celebrate with an eclectic community gathering. Camp with friends old and new, learn fresh skills during educational workshops and demonstrations, bust some hot moves on the dance floor with your crew, or just kick back and relax under…

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Great Texas Wildlife Trails

 VIEW MAP Explore the unique and beautiful regions of Texas through nine interactive driving maps! Whether you are a birder, a wildlife enthusiast, or just want to see the wild side of Texas, these nine driving trail maps will lead you to the best spots to see birds, butterflies, bats, pronghorns and more. What will you discover?   Loops Brownwood Loop Redbud Loop Stone Bluffs Loop Balcones Loop East Austin Loop Capitol Loop Pedernales Valley Loop Wimberley Loop San Marcos Loop West Guadalupe Loop Cibolo Loop Alamo Loop Mission Loop…

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Industrial Accident: The Story Of Wax Trax Records

Director: Julia Nash Country: USA, Belgium, Canada, Germany Running Time: 90′  Year: 2018 In the fall of 2010, a woman nervously exits a truck and enters a dilapidated Arkansas barn to retrieve the belongings of her deceased father, Jim Nash, and his partner, Dannie Flesher. The two men in 1975, had opened a tiny vinyl collector’s shop in Denver Colorado named Wax Trax! Records before eventually moving the store to the mid-west where it becomes legendary to music fans across the globe. After a decade of neglect, the crumbling boxes and garbage bags containing…

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The Austin 100 Stream or download 100 great songs by artists performing at SXSW 2018

Here’s how you can listen: You can stream songs on NPR’s artist pages, or in the NPR One app. You can also download MP3s on each artist page, or grab a ZIP file containing all 100 songs here. And if you’re a Spotify user, you can stream most of the mix via our Austin 100 playlist. These six-plus hours of music are only the beginning of NPR Music’s SXSW 2018 coverage: You will eventually find more recommendations, conversations, videos and dispatches from this year’s festival at npr.org/sxsw. But in the meantime, enjoy the music!

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Zapata Flyride®

Latest water product from Zapata, Flyride® enables you to fly and slide on the water, providing new sensations. Easy to use, it was especially designed to be accessible to all, regardless to the user’s level. This product is perfect for recreational use, by one person or more, in a sport way as well as a stroll spirit. The Zapata Flyride Flyride is available for pre-order now and will begin shipping end of March, 2018. Contact your nearest dealer to reserve one now. Starting at: $6000* / €4500* Flyride™ Spec Sheet…

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LIBERTY LUNCH AUSTIN TX

LIBERTY LUNCH  Liberty Lunch was a live-music venue at 405 W. 2nd Street in Austin, Texas. It was rumored to have been called Liberty Lunch in the 1940s as an eatery, perhaps reflecting the World War II Liberty Bonds and patriotic sentiment. It was a former lumberyard in the 20’s and 30’s owned by the now defunct Calcasieu Lumber Company and had been long abandoned. In the early years of Austin, the space was a wagon yard for the adjacent general store and livery stable. There were no signs that a…

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Project 77 is a fantastic art book that provides a glimpse into a massive universe

In just a few short years, ArtStation has grown to become a virtual home to hundreds of thousands of artists in Creative and Media & Entertainment industries. We’re delighted to officially kick off ArtStation Media, the all new publishing division that will bring high quality ArtStation produced art books in collaboration with artists in the community. ArtStation Media’s first edition, Martin Deschambault’s Project 77, is now available for order online, just in time for the holiday season. About the Book Project 77 is Martin Deschambault’s passion project that began in 2011 when he…

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