Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism. When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you
In fact, up in the clouds above its scorching surface, Venus is "probably the most Earth-like environment that's out there," Chris Jones of NASA told Evan Ackerman at IEEE Spectrum. Forget Mars and its
Porsche is best known for building very well-regarded sports cars and better-selling utility vehicles. Come to the company with a big enough bag of cash, though, and the Porsche Engineering division can
Modern robotics has gone soft. Ever sit alone in your room and think to yourself, “If only I had a soft robot to call my own.” All right, so that scenario is pretty unlikely, but for those who might have
Sierra Nevada Corporation announced on Friday that they’ve filed a legal challenge with the Government Accountability Office over NASA’s decision to select Boeing and SpaceX for its Commercial Crew program
On Thursday, Apple allowed CNBC into its top-secret testing facility to show how it tests the iPhone 6. Apple is scrambling to play down concerns over reports that the iPhone 6 is prone to bending if in
While there's certainly no shortage of connected door locks that allow keyless entry into your home, many products don't actually make the traditional deadbolt in your door any more secure. Luckily, there
Country becomes the first to reach the red planet's orbit on its maiden voyage India is celebrating a major milestone today, after becoming the first country to reach the orbit of Mars on its very first
Without a doubt, the latest C63—rechristened Mercedes-AMG C63 rather than Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG—is a wonderful beast. We haven’t driven the hottest C-class Benz yet, but with the base model putting down
First test could occur in the US in 2015 We've known for a few months now that Facebook wants to beam wireless internet access to unconnected parts of the world using solar-powered, laser-equipped drones.
The computer-to-human ratio is out of control is this under-construction, self-contained city Deep in the heart of a barren desert, 11 dusty miles southeast of the fantastically oil-rich Abu Dhabi, lies
This week, NASA announced that Elon Musk's SpaceX will receive a $2.6 billion contract to develop the manned iteration of its Dragon capsule, the first version of which is already being used to resupply
How does color work? It seems that as men we have an innate fear when it comes to color. It confuses and scares us. Most men prefer to stick to neutral shades, let’s be honest…it can be pretty boring times.
It's easy to shine light through a crystal, but researchers at Princeton University are turning light into crystals--essentially creating "solid light." "It's something that we have never seen before,"
Mike Stone/Reuters Mark Cuban always seems to come out on top. His first job was tending bar in Dallas. Then he took a gig as a computer salesman. He was fired — and he realized he "was never going to
There aren’t many companies that can do an exhaust like Jaguar right now. The F-type R coupe sounds like someone gave a V-8 a hammer, and it’s using that hammer on the side of your face. Judging by this
Difficult: Setting a land-speed record at the Bonneville Salt Flats. Impossible: Setting a land-speed record at the Bonneville Salt flats 36 years after you've passed away. And yet, here we are, in the
Infrared camera technology makes this Red Bull Racing RB8 Formula 1 car look like a plasma-flinging lava lamp. (Photo Credit: FLIR Thermography / YouTube) How is the whole world not watching F1 races with
Want to get your hands on a Noble? May we first compliment you on your choice, good sir or madam, because the British niche manufacturer produces some of the most direct, hardcore sports cars on the market.
Think all the best car-spotting in Monterey happens on a lawn? Not a chance. The paddock at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca during the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion (known more commonly as simply "the in
Jerry Seinfeld had a bad day in the Hamptons when a woman backed her BMW into his street-parked 1973 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR. The comedian watched the whole disaster unfold from a park bench across the