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Reynolds 46 Aero carbon clinchers review

While virtually all other companies with aero wheels have moved to a snub-nosed design at the spoke bed, Reynolds is holding the line with a sharply …

What it took for Elon Musk’s SpaceX to disrupt Boeing, leapfrog NASA, and become a serious space company

<i>This story has been corrected.</i><p>The Space Exploration Technology rocket factory is a large, white hangar-like building near Los Angeles international airport, with a parking lot filled with late-model motorcycles and Tesla electric cars. The vast metal structure once churned out 747 fuselages for …

Space Travel

Cancer Vaccine Exists, Goes Unused

The HPV vaccine could prevent thousands of people every year from getting cancer. But a new CDC report says most children still do not receive it.<p>Every 20 minutes a person in the U.S. is diagnosed with with a human-papilloma virus-associated cancer. Most of those cancers could be prevented with an …

Apple gearing up for July iWatch production, says report

Apple is preparing to start production on a much-anticipated smartwatch device next month, reports Reuters.<p>While Apple has never confirmed the existence of a branded smartwatch (unofficially called the iWatch), many speculate that the company has actually been hard at work on the wearable device …

The Physics of Injectables: Hypodermic Horsepower

Shooting up a little extra performance isn't just for cyclists and baseball players, you know.<p>Engines are designed to run on commonly available fuels, but as every street racer knows, injecting a little something extra can help performance. (Certain athletes seem to have picked up on this concept, …

Engines

The Best Tips to Get You Fit for Summer Fast

It always sneaks up on you; one minute you're surrounded by chocolates on Valentine's Day, then before you can say "I'm going on a diet" you're suddenly accepting invites to beach barbecues and pool parties.<p>Only, you're not quite looking forward to slipping into your swimwear just yet, because as …

Fitness

Steven Spielberg Published This Awesome Ad Congratulating George Lucas When 'Star Wars' Beat 'Jaws' — And Started A Tradition

It's well known that George Lucas and Steven Spielberg are close friends, so when Lucas' "Star Wars" eclipsed Spielberg's "Jaws" as the all-time box-office leader back in 1977, Spielberg took out a full-page ad in Variety magazine congratulating his old pal.<p>The ad has R2-D2 from "Star Wars" reeling …

Movies

Georgia Tech's Spring Football Game And Festivities Set For Tonight

<b>April 18, 2014</b><p>THE FLATS - "Friday Night on the Flats," an evening of fan-friendly festivities surrounding Georgia Tech's annual spring football game, …

Mike Tyson Throws Out First Pitch at Pirates Game, Pretends to Bite Player's Ear

The form may not have been pretty, but the result was a strike.<p>Mike Tyson was in Pittsburgh to promote a boxing event Friday, so he stopped by PNC Park to throw out the ceremonial first pitch Thursday. It was a memorable experience for everyone involved.<p>Not only did the boxing legend manage to find …

Baseball