[!(http://www.csun.edu/%7Emjurey/jpgs/conrad2.jpg)](http://www.csun.edu/%7Emjurey/penny.html) Simple yet highly portable and effective backpacking stove you can make out of a pop can and a penny. Would also make for a cheap and light alternative to something like a jetboil when going on an S24O.
[![Crazy Spit Pea Chopper Bicycle](http://img.skitch.com/20080905-fb3e1dcqa68h9hw5nqbeg765g8.jpg)](http://www.chicagofreakbike.org/) Lots of radical home built custom freak bikes at Chicago Freak Bike.
[Ian Hibell, cyclist who pedalled world, killed by hit-and-run…](http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article4673693.ece)
[!(http://www.timesonline.co.uk/multimedia/archive/00393/cycle_385x185_393403a.jpg)](http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article4673693.ece) Another disappointing loss for bicycling. I really need to read Into the Remote Places.
[Wade Simmons nwd7 – MTB Video ](http://broadbandsports.com/node/12842)
The cool camera work in this video must have required stringing some cables through the trees and hanging automated cameras- the effect is great and really accentuates the riding and course.