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This Has to Be the World's Wildest V6 Camaro

Here we have a 1992 Camaro RS with a stock engine, but a modified everything else.<p>If you were rebuilding a 1992 Camaro RS, you'd probably swap out its 190-hp 3.1-liter V6 for something with a little more oomph. An LS V8, perhaps. The owner of the Camaro pictured above, Nicholas Morrow, plans on …

Watch the Chevrolet Camaro V6 1LE, BMW M2 Go Head 2 Head

Will American muscle outperform another BMW M car?<p>On the latest <i>Head 2 Head</i> episode, hosts Jonny Lieberman and Jason Cammisa pit two six-cylinder, front-engine, rear-wheel-drive, six-speed manual sport coupes against one another to see which is the better all-around fun machine.<p>Why these two cars? …

Listen To A Screaming Quad-Rotor Mazda Silence One Of The World's Coolest Inline Sixes

The 1990s Nissan R33 Skyline in this video has a 3.0 liter RB30DET, an engine that was never sold from the factory, an aftermarket-only hybrid of a …

The 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S Wagon Is the 603-HP Family Hauler Dreams Are Made Of

This is a station wagon that does 0-60 mph in 3.4 seconds. I repeat, 3.4 seconds.<p>For a very specific sort of person, the Mercedes-AMG E63 Wagon is the perfect car. It's fast as hell, practical, and blends into the background in a way that no other performance car does. Oh, and it's rare. For 2018, …

This C3 Corvette Is Powered by a 6BT Cummins Diesel Inline-Six

Perhaps the first coal-rolling Corvette in the world.<p>One of the main reasons people buy Corvettes is for the V8 engines they have under the hood. That sweet torque curve and deep rumble are signature attributes that make the Corvette great. That's why this 1968 C3 Corvette with a Cummins diesel …

Turning Organic Trash Into Energy Treasure

Bloomberg’s Michael Bancroft visits an organic waste recycling plant in Toronto, Ontario run by CCI BioEnergy, a company using microorganisms to …

Sustainability

Carscoops

| By<p>|<p>ShareRedditPinTweetPlus<p>The maker of the FireBall Camaro almost describes this build as the ultimate Hellcat and Roush ‘Stang hunter. We think it …

The 2017 Chevy Fireball 900 Is A Street-Legal 990 Horsepower Blacked-Out Camaro From Hell

Chevy Fireball 900 Camaro<p>Posted in Rides<p>Even to this day, fans of American muscle cars tend to live vicariously through the continued production of …

Review: 14 MINUTES FROM EARTH Doesn’t Do Justice to Its Fascinating Subject

<i>14 Minutes from Earth</i> is proof that a story worth hearing is not all it takes to make a documentary worth watching. Granted, parts of <i>14 Minutes</i> …

What could a Stormtrooper’s armour be made of?

Stormtroopers: hard of armour, thick of skull – here’s a few defensive tips they could pick up from the real world.<p>Stormtroopers’ existing armour is …

A Man Switched A Helicopter Engine Off Mid-Flight To Prove A Point

Physics Photo credit: SmarterEveryDay/YouTubeIf a plane’s engine fails, you’d think (or like to think) its aerodynamic properties could glide you …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

National Robotics Engineering Center Selected for Research Projects Totaling More Than $11 Million | Carnegie Mellon School of Computer Science

Carnegie Mellon University's National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC) has been selected as a prime contractor or subcontractor on four major new …

Visual Studio Live!

The Event Begins In...<p>Sessions Are Filling Up Quickly - Register Today.<p>WATCH NOW!<p>Check out our video library to see if Visual Studio Live! is a good …

Software Development

Computer Science Is Now A High School Graduation Requirement In Chicago’s Public School District

Following a unanimous vote by the Chicago Public School Board of Education, computer science will become a graduation requirement for all high school students in what is the nation’s third largest school district. Starting with next school year’s class of freshmen (class of 2020), students in …

Spirit Rover: Trapped by the Sands of Mars

The promised warranty on the Spirit rover was 90 Martian days (or "sols"). It ended up lasting more than 2,200 sols and gave a window into Mars' …

Slayer's Kerry King: the 10 records that changed my life

Introduction<p><b>In its 11 years of open-air metal mastery, Bloodstock has become home to the kings of heavy, as well as a breeding ground for the next</b> …

With the help of carbon nanotubes, scientists just solved the urinal splashback problem

Hey dudes, personal question — is using a urinal a challenge? I mean, not the act of urinating, of course, but having to deal with all that pee …

Engineering

Chevy Reports It Met 2010 Carbon-Reduction Goal: 8 Million Tons

Five years ago, Chevrolet made two commitments to reduce its carbon footprint.<p>In December 2010 it launched the first-generation Volt as part of the …

Electric Vehicles

How to use a laser to refrigerate water - Futurity

For the first time scientists have figured out how to use an infrared laser to cool water by about 36 degrees Fahrenheit.

Chemistry

Lamb of God Announce 2016 U.S. Tour With Anthrax

Lamb of God have just announced a headlining U.S. tour kicking off in the early weeks of 2016. Even better, Lamb of God recruited thrash legends …

Corpus Christi

Sideshow and Heavy Metal Team Up for Comic Series

<b>Sideshow Collectibles</b> has announced that it will be launching a <b>Court of the Dead</b> comic book series in early 2016 with <b>Heavy Metal</b>’s new, …

Can 3D-printing keep lab-grown organs alive? - Futurity

Sugar, silicone, and a 3D printer combine to make an implant with a network of blood vessels. It's a step toward growing replacement tissues and …

Plague has infected humans since Bronze Age, DNA study shows

Disease has been present for twice as long as previously thought, and was originally spread by human-to-human contact, not fleas, says new study<p>Plague has been a human scourge for more than twice as long as had previously been thought, new research suggests.<p>Scientists say <i>Yersinia pestis</i> bacteria …

Nike's Self-Lacing Sneakers From 'Back To The Future II' Are Real

And Michael J. Fox is wearing them to help the fight against Parkinson's<p>In the 1989 hit move <i>Back To The Future Part II</i>, our protagonist Marty McFly travels to what was then the strange and distant future day of October 21, 2015, encountering all sorts of strange modern technologies, like …

Prosthetic Limbs Could Have Artificial Skin That Really Feels

It can transmit different amounts of pressure, just like real skin<p>Many of us take our sense of touch for granted, perhaps because we can never turn it off, but it’s surprisingly complex. An intricate network of nerves brings different types of information about an object, like its temperature or …

Here’s How Much the Supreme x Air Jordan V Collab Will Cost (UPDATE)

<b>UPDATE (August 27, 11:00 a.m.):</b><p>While we await a confirmed release date, images from @realchickenwop have revealed some more details on this collab. …

Sneakers

Gisele Marie: Meet the Muslim heavy metal artist who rocks out in a niqab [Video]

A niqab and a pink-polka-dot Gibson Flying V electric guitar is not a common combination. Stereotyping, however, is exactly what Muslim woman and …

Religion