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Matthew Phenix
Works at BBC Worldwide
Attended University of Connecticut
Lives in Los Angeles, CA
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Electric #Winnebago, anyone?
Batteries are getting cheaper. Are you up to the challenge of building your own electric car? We've picked 10 electric dreams to spark your imagination.
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Hello friends... I'm new to these parts and happy to join the discussion. My name is Matt and I'm a longtime journalist who would like to start making things up.
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An astonishing – and humbling – image.
 
Photo of the Day: The Milky Way arcs above an abandoned farm in this image from Your Shot member Dan Whittaker.
The Milky Way arcs over an abandoned farm in this National Geographic Photo of the Day from our Your Shot community.
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Take a look at this amazing cutaway of #WashingtonDC's Evening Star #newspaper building, drawn in 1922. 
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Rediscovered this fun old misdaventure from my days at #Caribbean Travel + Life – trying to learn to #sail in the beautiful #BritishVirginIslands. Photography by the talented +Zach Stovall.
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Fabulous and fanciful #illustration of a #Paris neighborhood by the gifted +Guillaume Cornet recalls the great Charles Eames #quote: "The details are not the details. They make the #design."
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My personal favorite is #Canada's amazing #Helix  #bicycle . 
Our favourite pedal-powered machines, from a bike that folds to the size of one of its wheels to a recumbent cargo hauler with a very big appetite.
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Here's an uncommonly great #jobopening  at an uncommonly great #magazine : +This Old House is looking for a can-do Features Editor. Is it you?
Position: Features Editor, This Old House Location: New York, NY Time Inc. is one of the largest branded media companies in the world. The company reaches more than 130 million people globally each month across multiple platforms, with influential brands like Time, People, Sports Illustrated, InStyle, Real Simple, Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine, and Wallpaper. Time Inc. is home to celebrated events and franchises including the Fortune 500, Time 10...
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A mid-size #pickup  truck from +Mercedes-Benz before the end of the decade? I'm ready now.
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"It is not difficult to imagine scenarios in which owning an EcoReco M3 makes good sense. Short-distance #commuters could use the #scooter to eliminate car-park charges, rail commuters could zip from home to station and station to office, tourists could travel with the scooter to explore destination cities."
“How do I look?” I ask the woman who manages the office car park as I hum by on the EcoReco M3, a matte-black, $999 motorised kick scooter. And in the uncomfortable split second before she says “real cool”, I hear the truth. And that truth, to my chagrin, is not entirely flattering.
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Who will be the first to 300mph? #Bugatti? #Koenigsegg? #Hennessey?
On foot or on horseback, in planes or in cars, the need for speed – to cross the line first, to outrun all who have come before – seems hard-wired into humans.
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    Dramatic Arts, 1987 - 1990
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Editor of BBC Autos, the transportation channel of BBC.com.
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Editor, BBC Autos
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  • BBC Worldwide
    Editor, BBC Autos, 2013 - present
  • Reader's Digest Association
    Editor in chief, Reminisce Magazine, 2012 - 2013
  • Bonnier Corporation
    Editor in chief, Caribbean Travel + Life Magazine, 2009 - 2012
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Los Angeles, CA
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Milwaukee, WI 53211 - Orlando, FL - Melbourne, FL - Ann Arbor, MI - Sarasota, FL - New York, NY - Storrs, CT - Branford, CT - Vero Beach, FL - Westbrook, CT - Old Lyme, CT