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1 My Pop Life • EXPERT HACKS, GEAR RECS & LIFE-TESTED WISDOM FROM OUR MEMBERS
2 Staff Meeting • IN WHICH WE CONVENE THE EDITORS TO FLEX THEIR KNOWLEDGE AND SOLVE EXISTENTIAL QUANDARIES
Install the Perfect Wood Trim
4 Members Only • THE LATEST NEWS AND OTHER HAPPENINGS FROM POPMECH PRO
5 Can’t Stop Thinking About
Building the Perfect Campfire With Math and Science
JAPAN’S BIG BOY DEEP-SEA TURBINE HARNESSING OCEAN CURRENTS
How the World’s Largest Freshwater Fish Grew So Huge
A Growing Threat
POP MECH EXPLAINS THE UNIVERSE
How to Drift in a Production Car
The Air Force’s Bat-Winged Tanker Transport
What Happens When a Black Hole Dies
Whether Objective Reality Even Exists
GOD DOES NOT PLAY DICE
Rain Officially Becoming Unsafe to Drink
WHO REALLY KILLED SHARITA RIVERA? • Bad science may have sent Quincy Amerson to prison for life. New crime-scene tech could set him free.
THEN ASOVIET PILOT STOLE ONE. • This MiG Super Fighter Terrified NATO.
The Ultimate Guide to HOLIDAY LIGHTS!
GO WITH A PRO
READY, SET, GLOW! • The gear you need for do-it-yourself holiday decorating done right
Canon’s Pro-Grade EOS R3 and Its High-Speed Prowess
Save Time—and Your Back—With an Ergonomic Snow Shovel
A Quick-Swap Drill-Driver, the First of Its Kind • NEW GEAR OBSESSIVELY TESTED BY DIYERS LIKE YOU.
INTRODUCING POP MECH PRO
USE THIS GEAR. GET MORE DONE. • GEAR OF THE YEAR
WORK • GEAR OF THE YEAR
PLAY • GEAR OF THE YEAR
HOME • GEAR OF THE YEAR
10 Editors’ Choice • ONE PIECE OF GEAR THAT’S WON THE HEARTS OF OUR GEAR TEAM
11 Made Right • GEAR TO STAND THE TEST OF TIME