Angelo Federizo

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Is Variable Twin Scroll Turbocharging the Answer to Future Turbos?

Here's how it works.<p>Turbocharging technology has come a long way, becoming more and more efficient with time. <i>Engineering Explained</i> goes in depth to explore a new type of turbo that BorgWarner showcased at SEMA.<p>While the tech for a variable twin scroll turbo has been in existence for ages, it's now …

Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime

36 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime<p>…Or next week.<p>Is your sex life screaming for an upgrade? Yeah, we hear you. Getting freaky has a way of getting stale the more time you log with your partner. The good news: It's easy to turn things around by switching up your sex positions (no …

56 Ways to Start Losing Weight Today

<b>Limit Your Calorie Intake</b><br>Losing weight boils down to simple math. To lose one pound weekly, burn or cut out 3,500 calories in the course of seven days. That breaks down to 500 calories per day. It's difficult to cut out that many by dieting alone, especially for someone who loves to eat. The most …

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What Sugar Does to Your Body

<b>Glucose</b><p>It seeps through the walls of your small intestine, triggering your pancreas to secrete insulin, a hormone that grabs glucose from your blood and delivers it to your cells to be used as energy.<br>• But many sweet treats are loaded with so much glucose that it floods your body, lending you a quick …

Watch Lockheed Martin's laser weapon take down boats from a mile away

It's good that Lockheed Martin's ADAM laser can shoot down drones and rockets, but there are threats much closer to Earth -- say, small boat crews bent on destroying large warships. Never fear, though, as we now know that ADAM can take care of those targets as well. Lockheed has successfully …

FDA Approves Segway Inventor's Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm

The era of real cyborgs has begun. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave its first approval for the sale and marketing of a prosthetic arm …

Phenox Makes A Drone More Of A Companion By Dropping The Controller

Drones are great, but for the most part, they can get old pretty quickly. A new Kickstarter project wants to throw some additional variety into the mix with a programmable, “intelligent” drone that acts as a platform for apps, too. The Tokyo-based project features hardware you’ll likely find …

Watch Kamui Kobayashi's epic F1 troll move on Vettel

U mad, champ?<p>Midway through the Chinese Grand Prix, Sebastian Vettel is fighting for a podium spot when Kamui Kobayashi—who's been lapped by half the grid—comes pouring out of pit lane on fresh tires.<p><b>READ THIS: Kobayashi's Caterham censored in Japanese F1 broadcasts</b><p>In a woefully slow Caterham, the …

2,000-Horsepower Electric Dragster Sets New Drag Record: Video

Follow Antony<p>Nowhere is the silence of electric vehicles more apparent than at the dragstrip. When Top Fuel cars regularly hit 150 decibels and shake …

Electric Vehicles

Watch Rahal-Letterman Racing Team's Pit Stop—Via Google Glass

Google Glass. Nothing makes you look more idiotic than wearing the balky face device, and we’re solidly against people wearing Glass while driving and being distracted—like this lady. But what if you were to use Glass only to film your behind-the-wheel exploits, like Rahal-Letterman Lanigan racing …

Ariel introduces 350-hp Atom 3.5R

Say hello to the latest evolution of Ariel Motor's barely there bolide, the Atom 3.5R. It swipes the Sadev six-speed sequential gearbox from its bygone V8 brother, giving the 3.5R the ability to swap cogs in 40 milliseconds. The supercharged Honda Type R 2.0-liter engine gets help from a new …

Watch this Russian freeway sinkhole open in real time

Seems everybody's got to have a sinkhole nowadays, the sudden collapse of huge chunks of ground swallowing cars and homes in Baltimore, Buckinghamshire, Chicago, Ohio, and seemingly every week, Florida. Oh yeah, and there was that little disturbance recently in Bowling Green, Kentucky.<p>This one …

IL Consignore: Sick of Selling Cars Via Trade-In or Craigslist? Try Your Local Consignore Instead – Advice

Selling your car has always seemed like a binary choice: Either trade it in to a dealer for a pittance or put it up for sale yourself and face ridiculous inquiries, insincere tire-kickers, and the risk of counterfeit checks. But there’s now a third possibility: consignment sales.<p>Consignment means …

Jay Leno Finally Takes His McLaren P1 For A Spin: Video

With all of the auto show glamor, magazine hyperbole, and chest-thumping hot laps over, the McLaren P1 is finally making its way into the hands of …

Jay Leno

Take A First-Person Lap In A Prototype At Laguna Seca: Video

Here’s yourchance to see what a race driver sees from the wheel of a prototype car at the famous Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, courtesy of Scott Sharp …

Sports Cars

Ten Great Gifts For The Gadget Lover

The tech savvy among us, perhaps not surprisingly, can be pretty hard to please around gift-giving time. Sure, the Playstation 4 and iPad mini are likely to be big holiday sellers that most gadget-hounds would eagerly cherish. But beyond the usual suspects of tablets, laptops and gaming consoles, …

How to Make an Incredible Burger, According to 6 Meat-Masters

Have you ever gone to a restaurant, had an amazing burger, and then tried to replicate it at home only to have disastrous results? That's what you get for trying. But in the spirit of spreading knowledge and leveling the playing field for meat aficionados everywhere, we consulted six burger experts …

Perfect Quick-and-Easy French Toast Recipe

This easy recipe should be your go-to for basic French toast, designed for when you wake up in the morning and have a craving for French toast but haven't planned for it in advance. It uses only staples like bread, milk, and eggs, and pantry items like cinnamon, sugar, and nutmeg. The key to why …

Think You Know How To Cook Eggs? Chances Are You're Doing It Wrong

Just in time for Easter, food writer Michael Ruhlman has a new cookbook that will likely change the way you think about the egg. At the very least, you may learn how to spruce up your scrambled egg technique.<p><i>Egg: A Culinary Exploration of the World's Most Versatile Ingredient</i> is a guide to …

Navy's future: Electric guns, lasers, water as fuel

Imagine ships that fire missiles at seven times the speed of sound without using explosives, or that use lasers to destroy threats at the cost of about a dollar a shot, and vessels making fuel from the very seawater in which they're floating.<p>That's the glimpse of the high-tech future the U.S. Navy …

Zuta Labs Is Making An Inkjet Printer That Rolls Free

3D printers may be getting all the hype right now, but an Israeli hardware startup called Zuta Labs wants to inject some particles of excitement back into 2D printing — by turning the standard 2D printer box into a mobile robot that rolls across paper free-style, dropping ink like a road-surface …

SociBot: the 'social robot' that knows how you feel

Capable of mimicking human expressions and emotions, the SociBot is designed to bring a human touch to teleconferencing – or to imitate your friends. But will it just creep you out?<p>If Skype and FaceTime aren't giving you enough of the human touch, you could soon be talking face to rubbery face with …