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Claudio Caluori rides urban cyclocross at the Velodux - MBR

Bit of a change from Rampage<p>The last time we saw Claudio Calouri he was nervously picking his way down the blood-red slopes of Utah. He may have …

Cyclo-cross

A beginner's guide to prepping for a cyclocross race

<i>This is part four of a series on preparing for races of different disciplines. Previous columns covered prepping for criteriums, time trials and road</i> …

Boeing Says It's Made the Lightest Metal Material in the World

Boeing has created a structure that is 99.99 percent air.<p>A new material developed by Boeing is made of metal, but it's so light it can balance delicately on top of a dandelion.<p>The product, called microlattice, is 100 times lighter than styrofoam, according to Boeing, and is made with interconnected …

Top Psychiatrist's Stunning Announcement About Gun Violence

Here's how much of the world would need to be covered in solar panels to power Earth

Solar energy is a seriously underrated resource.<p>More power from the sun hits the Earth in a single hour than humanity uses in an entire year, yet …

Selfies Cause More Deaths Now Than Shark Attacks

Here’s a crazy but true statistic: selfies are now a bigger cause of death in the world than shark attacks.<p>Shark attacks are extremely rare: only …

Fish

How We'll Fly From Los Angeles To Tokyo In 30 Minutes

Aviation pioneer Dick Rutan explains his vision for hypersonic travel<p>The Wright brothers aren’t the only siblings to push the limits of flight: In 1986, pilot Dick Rutan flew nonstop around the world, spending nine days in the air on a single tank of gas. He made the trip in a plane called <i>Voyager</i>, …

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The voter registration drive will build on their efforts in March when they held massive rallies across the country<p>However, president has no …

Texas electricity goes negative: Wind power was so plentiful one night that producers paid the state to take it.

In the wee hours of the morning on Sunday, the mighty state of Texas was asleep. The honky-tonks in Austin were shuttered, the air-conditioned office …

Renewable Energy

Paxil Is Not Safe or Effective For Teens, Finds New Analysis of Major Study

In a new review of data from a 2001 trial, researchers say there is no evidence that paroxetine (Paxil), an antidepressant that is approved for …

Depression

When you or your partner are most likely to cheat

<b>(IVY PHOTOS via Shutterstock)</b><p>New psychological research suggests that as our relationships unravel, we tend to grow more deceitful<p>Daniel Yudkin<p>September 16, 2015 8:30am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>Life, for better or worse, is full of endings. We finish school, …

Cats Are Not Dependent on Humans, Study Shows

Dogs have owners, cats have staff.<p>Though the old joke is a stereotype of a feline's independent nature, that trope may have some scientific backing.<p>Cats do not form the childlike dependence on humans that dogs do, new research suggests.<p>That doesn't mean people's feline friends don't bond with them, …

Pets

Path

Sustainable Transport

How to Cross-Train for Cyclocross

Plenty of cyclists claim they only run when in fear of being set aflame. Yet you’ll spy many of those same pedal-only-please cyclists hoofing it like wild horses over barriers, up rocky inclines, and through sand and bogs during, you guessed it, cyclocross season.<p>Cyclocross is the one cycling …

Cycling

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Quantum Computing: From Theory To Reality

The word <i>quantum</i> often portends New Age mumbo-jumbo, in spite of the fact that quantum mechanics underlies many of today’s most important technologies, including lasers and the semiconductors found in every computer chip.<p>Nevertheless, today quantum computing is becoming a reality. And while it may …

Quantum Computing

Yoann Barelli Rides Whistler's A-Line on a Cyclocross Bike

We’ve seen plenty of wild stunts pulled with bikes riding terrain they weren’t built for, but this one on a cyclocross bike is the craziest we’ve seen in a while.<p>Whistler is best known to cyclists as a place tp get rad on some of the best park runs in North America. A-Line and Dirt Merchant are …