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Trippy NASA image shows dramatic Mars mesa

The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter zeroes in on a fascinating mesa that looks beautiful and alien at the same time.<p>When it comes to cool names for places, we have to give props to "Noctis Labyrinthus," a region of Mars at the western end of a massive valley called Valles Marineris. The name translates …

We May Be Able to Build a Rocket That Can Go 99.999% the Speed of Light

Theoretical Spacecrafts<p>Theoretical physics often lifts the sanctions we set on our own imaginations. Whether it’s exploring the possibility of warp …

NASA sent a twin to space to see how the body is affected – and we’re starting to get results

A twin experiment in space can help us prevent diseases on Earth.<p>NASA astronaut Scott Kelly recently spent one year in space, while his identical …

Watch In Horror As This Guy Totally Fucks Up Loading A 1965 Ford Mustang Into A Trailer

After watching this Mustang freak out at the last second while being driven into a trailer, like a dog violently refusing to go into the bathtub, I’d …

A Combo of Ford, Dodge and Chevy Elements Make This 640-HP Muscle Car One Unholy Hybrid

Imagine a Mustang, Challenger and Camaro had a baby.<p>7.5K<p>SHARES<p>Heresy. The word's definition, according to Webster's dictionary is "an opinion, …

Lego Batman got interviewed by...Lego Colbert!

Following in the footsteps of television legend David Letterman, funnyman Stephen Colbert continues to make <i>The Late Show</i> something you don’t want to …

Here are all the best Super Bowl commercials in one place

The Super Bowl: the one time of year people not only tolerate but actively seek out commercials.<p>Hell, if you're a cord-cutter or DVR owner with an ad …

NASA releases first results from 'Year In Space' twin study

The first results from NASA’s Year in Space brothers are in, and show glimpses of how stressful a trip to Mars could be for the human body.<p>Astronaut …

Genetics

2017 Dodge Challenger GT AWD

A coupe for all seasons.<p>Among Detroit’s three pony cars, Dodge’s Challenger is an oversize peg that fits in an altogether differently shaped hole than do the Ford Mustang and the Chevrolet Camaro. The beefy two-door is by far the largest in its class, has the only usable back seat, and is the most …

Sports Cars

2018 Ford Mustang is a world-class sports coupe... with a standard burnout mode

For 2018, the Mustang drops the V6 engine, replacing the entry-level model with the 310 horsepower EcoBoost four-banger.<p>Antuan Goodwin/Roadshow<p>It seems like Ford has been constantly fiddling with the Mustang, tweaking something here and changing something there; it can't seem to leave good enough …

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Sports Cars

2018 Ford Mustang: Performance, specs, features, prices

The question to answer when choosing a 2018 Ford Mustang isn’t, “Do you want to go fast?” but rather, “How fast is fast enough?” From the …

Sports Cars

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ — News, trailers, and everything we know so far

Start Wars fans face a two-year gap between 2017’s <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> and the still-untitled <i>Episode IX</i>, but everyone’s favorite shoot-first …

Science Fiction

One of the biggest mysteries of 'Rogue One' has finally been answered

<b>Warning: spoilers for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story are ahead!</b><p>The events of <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> culminated in an epic battle on and around the planet Scarif. On the surface, Jyn Erso's troops and some X-Wings kept the Empire distracted while she and Cassian Andor seized the Death Star …

Science Fiction

Jerry Jones says the Cowboys actually underestimated Aaron Rodgers

With Rodgers leading the charge, the Packers jumped out to a 21-3 lead<p>The Cowboys lost to the Packers on Sunday because Jared Cook made a remarkable …

Trump Fires Back After Polls Show His Favorability Ratings In The Basement

Donald Trump loves superlatives: words like "biggest," "best" and "greatest" pepper many of his statements, whether at a microphone or on Twitter. But a recent poll lends him another, less attractive superlative: the lowest favorability rating of any incoming president in at least 40 years.<p>That's …

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A '67 Shelby Mustang GT500 and the Joy of Aimlessness

For the first time in years, I went for a drive without having to think about work. I had to retire to realize what I'd been missing.<p>From the February 2017 issue<p>Four and a half years ago, as I prepared to move to Montana, I rented a Jeep Liberty from Thrifty in Missoula. The managing owner, Owen …

Sports Cars

Thousands sign up for BMW new car-sharing service

BMW has added 40,000 drivers to ReachNow, the company’s car-sharing service currently available in Seattle, Portland, Oregon, and Brooklyn.<p>The platform is built for drivers in urban areas, where car prices and lack of parking space has made it difficult to own a car. The driver pays a small amount …

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A vicious ’65 Ford Mustang with 1,000 hp drops by Jay Leno’s Garage

A 1965 Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Mustang with 1,000-at-the-wheels-horsepower is the feature of the latest episode of <i>Jay Leno’s Garage</i>. However, …

Outrun the Demogorgon with Netflix's New Video Game

Netflix is finally cashing in on all those <i>Stranger Things</i> 8-bit videos on YouTube. The online network has released an infinite runner video game …

One man spent 5 years creating an incredible 'Minecraft' universe

As one of the world's most popular, most widely played games, "Minecraft" attracts a large swath of players. Many of these folks are just like you and me — casual, into playing fun games, but maybe not ready to dig in and spend, like, <i>years</i> handcrafting a massive world.<p>And then there's a small …

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How LucasFilm Made Grand Moff Tarkin Look Real in 'Rogue One'

There was a lot of focus on the lips.<p>For anyone who went into <i>Rogue One</i> without spoilers, one of the biggest surprises must have been how closely the movie bumped up against <i>Episode 4: A New Hope</i>, even to the extent of getting Grand Moff Tarkin and a young Princess Leia convincingly on screen. …

Science Fiction

Obi-Wan Remembers the Painful Truth About Luke’s Father With Footage From the Star Wars Prequels

Shahan Reviews has created a video where Obi-Wan Kenobi remembers the painful truth about Luke Skywalker‘s father, Anakin Skywalker, with footage …

Star Wars’ Mark Hamill reads Donald Trump tweets in style of The Joker

Hamill has played The Joker across film, TV and games<p><i>Star Wars</i>‘ Mark Hamill has reprised his role of The Joker, reading out President-elect Donald …

Comic Books

Formula 1: Some corners will no longer be considered corners in 2017 - McLaren

<b>McLaren technical director Tim Goss says some corners will no longer be considered corners by the engineers, as drivers won't need to lift off the</b> …

New Ford GT buyers getting unique 'GT Order Kit' to spec their cars - and pay 50% deposit

New Ford GT buyers getting unique ‘GT Order Kit’<p>Buyers of the new Ford GT – Ford’s new blue collar supercar – are getting a unique order kit from …

This 1968 Chevrolet Camaro can do it all – on-track or off!

A survivor 1968 Camaro makes the perfect test mule for the Roadster Shop’s new SPEC chassis

Sports Cars

Let Us Rejoice That Someone Dubbed The Entire Chinese Bootleg of Revenge of the Sith

The <i>Star Wars</i> prequels aren’t known for having the most insightful dialogue, but one Chinese bootleg could turn that all around. In the words of our …