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The best turntables I’ve taken for a spin
A record player guide for beginners.
2020 is on track to be the hottest year in history
Yet another superlative to add to the list.
Hurricane Iota is a record-breaking storm in a record-breaking year
Though it’s now petering out, Iota peaked as a Category 5 storm unusually late in the season.
The longest species of snakes that slither the planet
Pythons the size of telephone poles, boas the length of school buses, and a 12-foot pit viper named “Silent Death.”
Another year, another carbon emissions record
The rise in emissions slowed down a little in 2019, but we’re still going in the wrong direction
Meet the man who restores old music to its original glory
Pete Hutchison’s Electric Recording Co. uses era-specific gear to reissue records the way they were meant to be heard.
Vinyl is back. But until now, record-making has been stuck in the ’80s.
Modern machinery for the vinyl renaissance
How to build a record player powered by wind
The breeze spins the turntable
Europe’s Summers Are The Warmest They’ve Been In 2100 Years
But oh for that summer heat