Fernando Barrragan

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How Do You Catch Ebola: By Air, Sweat Or Water?

There's no question Ebola is one of the most terrifying diseases out there. It causes a painful death, typically kills more than 50 percent of those infected and essentially has no cure.<p>But if you compare how contagious the Ebola virus is to, say SARS or the measles, Ebola just doesn't stack up. In …

Ebola Could Reach the U.S. By the End of This Month

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>There is an 18 percent chance that a case of the Ebola virus will reach the United States by the end …

Blackwater considered itself above the law, US state department was warned

A state department investigator warned that the private security firm Blackwater considered itself above the law, just weeks before Blackwater guards shot and killed 17 Iraqi civilians, it has been reported.<p>According to the New York Times, Jean Richter, who was sent to Iraq to review Blackwater's …

Aerofex hoverbike could be yours by 2017

Aerofex's hoverbike made a pretty big splash when the Californian company showed off its working prototype all the way back in 2012, but then it went eerily silent. Now, Aerofex has finally revealed a launch date and price: it'll cost $85,000 and ship in 2017, according to its website.<p>"Where you're …

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We could travel to new worlds in NASA's starship Enterprise

NASA announced in 2012 that it was working to build a "warp drive" that could enable "faster-than-light" travel. Two years later and the space agency hasn't built a spaceship capable of such speeds yet — but thanks to artist Mark Rademaker, we now know what one could look like. The result is the …

The Flying Rider Does Away With The Bike Seat Completely

Bike seats are arguably one of the biggest problems with riding a bike. They hammer your groin, they often go unused when you’re pedaling hard, and …