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15 Powerful Quotes From a Zen Master That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Mooji is a spiritual teacher and Zen master originally from Jamaica. Mooji shares self-inquiry, directing his students to the non-dual Self by …

How to Unleash Positive Change in Your Life Immediately

When you are aware of your passion, you don't need resolutions. You don't need to suffer through diets. You will see your purpose with clarity.<p>You see people succeed all around you and it seems effortless for them. You feel you've stalled, or worse -- you feel like you've wasted your time doing …

How plastics cause autism, diabetes, cancer, birth defects

KILLER PLASTICS… The invisible chemical cause neurological and behavioral disorders like autism and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder …

The Differences between Hybrid and EV Batteries – Feature

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV battery system<p>From the November 2016 issue<p>The battery pack of an electrified vehicle isn’t just a fuel tank for its motors. It’s also a metaphorical fuel pump dictating the peak power that can be delivered to a motor. While electric vehicles require both range and power from …

Inside the world's largest classic car restorer

Where in the world can you find more than 200 people working in one classic car restoration complex – with vast hangar-like halls for bodywork, for Jaguar, for Rolls-Royce and Mercedes, for future projects and more?<p>Surprisingly, the answer is not the United States, UK, Australia or anywhere in …

5 Things you need to know about Archangels

Who are these mysterious beings that God created?<p>September 29 is the feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, the only archangels mentioned by …

Theology

Audi's new suspension turns rough roads into electricity and saves fuel

Carmakers have already figured out how to capture the energy lost to slowing a car. It's called regenerative braking.<p>Rather than slow a vehicle with …

Even basic phone logs can reveal deeply personal information, researchers find

Stanford study shows how details gleaned from telephone ‘metadata’ by National Security Agency pose a threat to privacy of ordinary citizens<p>The mass collection of telephone records by government surveillance programs poses a clear threat to the personal privacy of ordinary citizens, according to US …

Surveillance

Is Higher Education Worth It?

May 15, 2016 by Justin Irving<p>Graduation season is upon us. I celebrated with a friend at his graduation last week. In the coming week my university …

Lightweight Jaguar E-type reborn

Jaguar taps into its rich heritage with 'missing six' E-type racers originally produced in 1963<p>In many ways this is the perfect classic car, an absolutely faithful replica of the revered Lightweight E-type racer of the Sixties, produced by its original manufacturer more than 50 years later.<p>The …

9 Race Cars So Good They Were Banned

Too fast for the rule books.<p>At its very best, motorsport inspires innovation of the highest order. Sometimes, the best race cars push too far ahead, leaving the competition—and rule-makers—in the dust. These nine cars were effectively banned for being <i>too</i> fast, <i>too</i> brilliant for the competition to …

Dyson's electric car development could become 'the next Tesla'

Filed patents show the British engineering firm may use solid-state batteries that could stretch electric car’s range to hundreds of miles and increase safety<p>Dyson could become the next Tesla motors as it develops a new electric car, according to a leading industry expert. Filed patents show the …

Photos from Life Off the Grid in a Sustainable Commune

In this week's installment of First-Person Shooter, a member of an Oregon-based sustainable community photographed a dozen or so residents who live off-the-grid and survive together using only materials readily available to them on their 40-acre land...<p>In this week's edition of First-Person Shooter …

The real reason cocaine, heroin and marijuana are illegal has nothing to do with addiction

The history of drug criminalization in America is a history of social panics rooted in racism and xenophobia<p>Tessie Castillo<p>April 15, 2016 8:15am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on The Influence.<p>Looking out at the trail of devastation and death that the heroin epidemic has left in its wake, …

Bill Clinton

Where to put your cash while savings rates are rock-bottom

For those looking glumly at their savings account statements, there are plenty of better returns to be had elsewhere<p>As interest rates languish at the lowest level in living memory, there is little hope for savers looking on in disappointment at their bank statements. The average savings account now …

Faster than a Corvette? GMC’s Syclone sport truck ce

<i>Photos by Jeff Koch.</i><p>Over the years, as the rumors go, plenty of GM-built performance vehicles either got spiked, squashed, detuned, or hush-hushed to …

Classic Cars

BMW’s insane car of the future replaces dashboards with augmented reality

Fighting Cancer By Putting Tumor Cells On A Diet

Cancer dogma holds that most malignancies are caused by DNA mutations inside the nuclei of cells, mutations that ultimately lead to runaway cellular proliferation. Given the countless genetic blips that have been associated with various cancers, the illness has actually come to be seen as a complex …

Cancer

What Liberals Don't Get About Affordable Housing: Filtering

There is nothing that brings out the economic illiteracy of left-wing America–both in rhetoric and policy–like the urban housing issue. Their grievances generally focus on new market-rate housing in dense U.S. cities, and go something like this–in many fast-growing cities, the influx of rich …

Housing

How The Absurdly Expensive BMW M4 GTS' Water Injection Works

The new BMW M4 GTS is almost hilariously expensive, nearly $100,000 more expensive than a base BMW M4. Part of the justification for the price comes …

7 Amazing Things You Probably Didn't Know About REM Sleep

A lot happens while you're dreaming.<p>The mysterious phase of deep sleep when our most vivid dreams occur has long fascinated scientists and artists. But it wasn't until the 1950s that sleep period -- also known as rapid eye movement, or REM, sleep -- was actually discovered and documented in a …

This car has no gears and pumps out only water from its exhaust

A British startup has unveiled a working prototype of a zero-emission car that runs on hydrogen and is about to hit Europe’s roads.<p>The super-simple Rasa design created by Riversimple has only 18 moving parts and can run for 300 miles on just over 50 ounces of hydrogen.<p>The potential gasoline killer …

Alternative Fuel

Electric Vehicles Will Triumph Because They're Better, GM Veteran Says

Electric vehicle sales may be driven mostly by policy and preference right now, but they’ll soon be powered by dominant economics—including a profitable symbiosis between electrical drive and autonomous control, according to a former researcher for General Motors.<p>“What is going to happen here, I …

Fact-Check: Bernie Sanders Promises Free College. Will It Work?

Since he first announced his presidential campaign, Bernie Sanders has stuck to one simple promise. One that has many young people, in particular, #feelingthebern: free college.<p>As Sanders put it in his New Hampshire victory speech: "When we need the best-educated workforce in the world, yes, we are …

Bernie Sanders

Here's why Google's driverless cars don't have steering wheels

Google's latest driverless car prototype is built without a steering wheel or brake pedal. It is, in other words, fully autonomous.<p>That wasn't always the plan.<p>Three and a half years ago, Alphabet's X unit (formerly known as Google X), tested retrofitted Lexus self-driving cars. The project was …

Autonomous Cars

2016 BMW M2 first drive review

The Active M Differential—a multi-plate limited-slip differential that’s electronically controlled—helps precisely control the torque allocation in …

Watch the Entire 50-Year Evolution of the Porsche 911

From the spindly, air-cooled 901 of 1964 to today's water-cooled, turbocharged beasts, the 911 has gone through a lot of changes in the past half-century.<p>The joke about Porsche never changing the design of the 911 is, at best, played out. Yes, the car has maintained a similar silhouette over the …

Who Will Be Our Next President?

So here we are. August 2015 and many people believed "The Donald" would have washed out by now. What should we be more concerned with at this point? Should we be more concerned "The Donald" is now a viable contender for the Republican nomination or the fact Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton …

Government