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The 7-Minute Workout That Science Says Actually Works

By now you've probably heard about the Scientific 7-Minute Workout that blew up a few years ago. If not, allow us to fill you in.<p>A recent study laid …

Workouts

The Huge Star and the Pussycats: A Bedtime Story by Donald Trump

Once upon a time, there was a huge star—the biggest star—named Donald. I mean, you had to see this star. It was so high in the sky and so bright—you wouldn’t even believe it. This Donald star, he had the best temperature. I mean, you <i>really</i> wouldn’t believe it. His temperature was way better than …

Donald Trump

Sony’s creating ‘Inception Glasses’ that will bend city streets and buildings around you

Here’s one way to make the mountain come to Mohammed.<p>In the 2010 Christopher Nolan film <i>Inception</i>, Leonardo DiCaprio and Ellen Page create impossible dream environments by folding whole city blocks in upon themselves. It’s remarkable to see – so remarkable that Sony Computer Science Lab researcher …

This App Will Get You Drunk

Raise your glass — like, right now. We’ve found a new friend for those boozy bottles on your bar cart! It’s an interactive cocktail mixology system, called Perfect Drink. This drinking tech is a two-parter. Firstly, there’s a free app, available for iOS and Android. Secondly, there’s Brookstone’s …

E3 2014 titles Destiny, The Evil Within preorders discounted at Kmart

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Dealzon.</i><p>If E3 2014 got you a bit excited on the upcoming games, Kmart is looking to feed into that hype. This week Kmart slapped a $20 store credit on most of the popular E3 2014 preorder titles. Dozens of promoted titles such as Evolve, Destiny, The Evil Within, …

Rise of the myth busters: Why Piketty and Tyson are the icons America needs

<b>Thomas Piketty, Neil deGrasse Tyson (Reuters/Charles Platiau/AP/Frank Micelotta)</b><p>Thomas Piketty and Neil deGrasse Tyson are the breakout stars of 2014 — and not a moment too soon<p>Paul Rosenberg<p>June 8, 2014 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Thomas Piketty's "Capital in the 21st Century" was published on March 10, 2014, the …

Video Games to Shut Down Until 2015

It was only a matter of time before the other shoe dropped. After delays hit The Witcher 3, Dying Light, Batman: Arkham Knight, and The Order: 1886, …

Call of Duty

Why do cats purr?

These comforting sounds are good for them and for us, too.<p>It's easy to assume that cats purr because they're happy. After all, when your kitty …

Pets

Year in Review: The Best Concept Cars of 2013

Concept cars have always fascinated audiences because they presage the automotive industry of tomorrow. And while these days that can literally <i>be</i> tomorrow, with many “concepts” being thinly disguised production cars, the most alluring are often the most fanciful, those that seduce with artful …

Technologue: Let’s Update Our Cars as Easily as We Do Our Phones

Chances are pretty good that many of you use an iPhone or iPad. When you were prompted to update the operating system to iOS 7, did you do it as soon as the update message appeared? I always wait a bit to make sure there are no problems or “features” I’ll end up hating — like the switch from …

Feature

So 2013 is drawing to a close, the weather is decidedly foul—for Northerners, at least—and we’ll soon have our fill of champagne. Sounds like the perfect time to curl up and read the hottest reviews we published in 2013. Enjoy the list, and Happy New Year from all of us at <i>Car and Driver</i>.<p>In Europe, …

Super effect on us from supermoons?

A supermoon’s extra pull of gravity creates higher-than-usual tides. But the moon’s pull doesn’t affect a human body nearly as powerfully as it does …