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Thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion kills MRSA superbug

<b>London (CNN) —</b> It might sound like a <i>really</i> old wives' tale, but a thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion for eye infections may hold the key to wiping out the modern-day superbug MRSA, according to new research.<p>The 10th-century "eyesalve" remedy was discovered at the British Library in a …

Super Bug

Google launches $100 Chromebit dongle that turns your TV into a Chrome OS computer, shows off flipping Chromebook

Google is making a big push into Chrome OS today. The company just announced a $100 TV dongle that turns any TV into a Chrome OS computer, as well as new Chromebooks.<p>The new ASUS ‘Chromebit’ is the most interesting announcement. Due this summer, the dongle attaches to your TV via HDMI and turns …

Candybar

Futuristic Motorcycle Inspired by Tron Up For Sale

This sleek motorcycle that looks like it jumped out of a frame from <i>Tron: Legacy</i> includes neon lights, futuristic digital technology and a menacing faade. But the best part? It's completely functional and will soon be up for sale. Inspired by the 2010 Disney film, this motorcycle's design is based …

This $300 cybernetic arm gets its smarts from your cellphone

Iron Man isn't the only one 3D-printing artificial limbs these days. But unlike the mechanical hand delivered by Robert Downey Jr, this recently unveiled prosthetic from Japanese manufacturer Exiii costs just $300 and leverages your mobile device's computing power to act just like the real thing. …

Cybernetics

Boeing's 'plasma shields' would block explosion shockwaves

"Captain, magnetic seals in the anti-matter chamber are decaying!" "Shields up!" Now that we have <i>that</i> out of our systems, let's start by saying that unlike a <i>Star Trek</i>-style deflector, Boeing's plasma "shield" could never block shells or bullets, let alone anti-matter explosions. But if its patent …

Hands on with the concepts of the Moab Easter Jeep Safari

Jeep has a way of tugging at the heartstrings of its enthusiastic owner base when the annual Moab Easter Jeep Safari rolls around. The 2015 version sees all boxes ticked in the off-road event's 49th year: multiple diesel engines on display, a pickup-truck-like model and more than a few nods to the …

Boats

Acura NSX Designer On Muscle Cars, Zaha Hadid, and Shoes

When Acura charged Michelle Christensen with designing the exterior of the 2016 Acura NSX—the resurrection of the game-changing supercar and the brand’s halo car—she turned her gaze to nature for inspiration. “When I was younger I drew people and animals and trees,” she says. “Even in car design, …

As Solar Power Spreads, Diverse Users Fight Utility Attempts To Penalize It

You'd be surprised how much a rooftop solar panel can make utility-company executives sweat.<p>Home solar installations are on the rise in the U.S., and …

Never Seen Water: Hi-Po 1965 Ford Mustang K-Code Notchback

This 1965 Ford Mustang (chassis 5F07K315515) sounds to be an all or largely original factory K-code 289/4-speed car, the ad claiming that it’s never …

25 Years in Storage: Unrestored 1984 Buick Regal Winston Cup Racer

This 1984 Buick Regal is a Winston Cup racer that’s said to be in unrestored and original condition. Further described as a documented, five-race …

2016 Chevrolet Camaro Prototypes Spotted Near Tail of the Dragon

View 10 Photos<p>While it's not uncommon to see GM prototypes running around Michigan or near the N rburgring, a quartet of 2016 Chevrolet Camaro prototypes have been spotted in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. The images were sent to Hot Rod by area resident and enthusiast Bill Howell. You can see them over at …