Going in-depth on Sacramento’s new arena’s hangar doors

The Sacramento Kings christen a new arena for the new NBA season and one of the best features of the building comes in the form of aircraft-style hangar doors. I go in-depth on the doors for a Popular Mechanics post. Check it out here.


7 of the longest U.S. interstates

Take a trip via my new series for Popular Mechanics, exploring 7 of the coolest, longest, biggest or whateverist. The first installment calls out 7 of the longest U.S. interstates. Check it out here.


How apps have improved the NFL experience

The emergence of in-stadium apps in a more robust way has sparked an improved in-stadium experience for fans. Learn more about what the latest tech offers fans in the NFL via my Wired story here.


The world’s most impressive hotels

Take a look at the world’s 20 most impressive hotels as part of my continuing Popular Mechanics series that looks at impressiveness the world over. Here’s the link.


App turns translation into communication

A new app helps schools turn translation issues into easy communication. Learn more via my feature on Talking Points for The 74 Million here.


The art of designing custom sports typefaces

Every sports team wants their own identity. Designing a custom brand includes a custom typeface. I explore the art of custom sports typefaces with a trio of Nike designers for my HOW Design feature. Check it out here.


How NCAA football teams pack a semi-truck for trips

Moving a college football team from one game to the next requires an entire team of equipment managers and movers. I went inside the process with the fifth-ranked Washington Huskies ahead of their trip to Eugene’s Autzen Stadium, home of the Oregon Ducks. Learn more via my Popular Mechanics feature here.


The high-tech bike just for triathletes

Cervélo has created something special for just triathletes: a $11,000 bike. Learn about the how and why of the brand-new design debuting in time for the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii, via my Popular Mechanics article.


The surprisingly sophisticated science of cleats

Stud geometry can make a massive difference in the ability to find traction on the field of play. My Popular Mechanics feature explores the science of cleats. Check it out here.