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If you've never been to an IKEA, you'll likely just disregard this post. But, If you have been to an IKEA you know they are a superstore of all things home and beyond. Now they've just expanded to another realm of lifestyle wares the bicycle. But they didn't just start making bikes, they've gone beyond...

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lOK81_3DgCM Pretty cool mini documentary on DJ/Producer Skrillex. This video shows footage of his travels touring around the world....

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Image: Chriz Yvac aka Lady C/JC Sheitan Tenet JC Sheitan Tenet lost his lower right arm 22 years ago at a young age of 10. But that didn't stop him from achieving his dreams of becoming a tattoo artist. Tenet would meet up with an artist/engineer Gonzal at a tattoo convention and create what is now...

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There are older landmarks around Los Angeles, ones that are more grand or important. But is there anyplace more soulful or inspiring than Watts Towers? Entirely built by the hands of the humble but unstoppable construction worker, Simon Rodia's tricked-out home is dedicated to his neighborhood ("Nuestro Pueblo") but is also an unmistakable tribute to the...

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Heimo Korth is the last man standing in 19 million acres of land. His neighbors left the Alaskan wilderness and now living with animals like bears, caribous, beavers and rabbits. See what it's like living on your own in the Arctic. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iq0rZn8HFmQ  ...

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We know that the future of cars will be self-driving, we've got motorized skateboards, and two wheeled things we call hoverboards. But it seems Motorcycles are now getting an update as well. Taking a page from the Segway, Motorcycles are now going self-balancing. _ BMW introduced its concept motorcycle that doesn't require a helmet. A zero-emissions bike that...

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Everyone knows that public gardens are peaceful places frequented by seniors and parents of young kids. So I have to admit that when it came to visitingEnchanted: Forest of Light at Descanso Gardens, I was more excited about spending time with my family than the actual experience. Pretty lights, big deal! But the experience turned out...

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One of the best things about having a houseguest is being motivated to check out stuff in your hometown that you might have been too busy to appreciate. At MOCA's Geffen Contemporary in Little Tokyo, we finally visited Doug Aitken's Electric Earth. The comprehensive, midcareer retrospective is as architectural as it is electric, with roomfuls of...