Kieran Miller

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Daily Inspiration #1816

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

The Man Who's Making A Home 3-D Metal Printer

Plus other ways to get your ideas cast in steel, bronze, and bismuth alloy<p>Sure, manufacturing companies have 3-D printers that are able to weld metal pieces. You can even send designs to Shapeways to get them printed in steel. But wouldn't you want your own metal 3-D printer at home? One California …

Revealed: The new electric Harley

I was awoken this morning by an email from Harley-Davidson. The company said, in part, that it wanted to "alleviate your fears."<p>Yesterday, you see, I had received wind that the company was about to launch its first-ever electric motorcycle. I was concerned for the future of America -- the real …

Police Ranks and Roles Explained

<i><<< This is a post primarily aimed at non-police readers.</i> >>><p>I once wrote a small guide for Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust, explaining …

Rank

<b>Rank</b> can refer to a number of different topics in the Halo franchise and Universe, including:<p><b>Rank (Halo 2)</b> - In <i>Halo 2</i>, rank is the numeric …

Halo Wars

Rank Structure

The rank structure is as follows (in ascending order): Probationary Firefighter, Firefighter, Driver Engineer, Lieutenant, Captain, Battalion Chief, …

Civil Service

Fire Service Rank Structure

An ACFO has strategic responsibility for directorates. Will take charge of incidents of 10 pumps or more.<p>Essex County Fire & Rescue Service has three …

Essex

Automotive Abbreviations

Don’t know your SOHC from your socks? This page is a quick lookup and reference guide for all those acronyms and abbreviations that you’ll find …

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Picture Symbols

What follows is easily the most complete list available of symbols and warnings that may appear in and on your car’s instrument cluster. There are</i> …

Land Rover Reinvents An Icon – The Big Picture

Roots Maneuver<p>You could say I have a soft spot for Land Rovers. I learned to drive in an early 1960s short-wheelbase Series II: ex-Australian Army, canvas roof, and no synchromesh on first or second gears. Back then, of course, a Land Rover was just a Land Rover: one engine, two wheelbases, and a …

Toontastic: THe 10 Greatest Animated Cars of All Time – Feature

Admit it. When you were four, your favorite car builder was Hanna-Barbera. Indeed, some of the best cars of our kid-age dreams weren’t cars at all, but drawings of cars. Saturday morning fantasies burned into our psyches through insidiously cute anthropomorphization, constant reruns, and blatant …

Nissan 2020 Vision Gran Turismo Concept Could Predict Next GT-R

Last week, Nissan teased us with a ghosted image of its Vision Gran Turismo fantasy car, which was created for Sony Playstation 3’s popular Gran Turismo 6 video game. Now it has revealed the real (virtual) thing, called the Nissan Concept 2020 Vision Gran Turismo.<p>Available for download starting in …

TOTD: How Often Do You Push Your Car to its Limits?

When we receive a car to review here at MT headquarters, we put it through its paces and wring it through our battery of tests including the 0-60 mph sprint and figure-eight. We understand most cars won’t ever set foot on a track, but whether we’re testing a Porsche 911 Carrera 4S or a Toyota …

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TOTD: What Would Cause you to Lose Faith in an Automaker?

General Motors is facing one of the largest recall blitzes in automotive history. With the latest recalls this week, GM has recalled more than 20 million vehicles since the initial ignition recall in mid-February. While all automakers issue recalls, GM is being investigated for its internal …

Jaguar Land Rover Forms New Arm for Tuning, Special Models

Jaguar Land Rover has set up a new Special Operations division to create high-performance versions of its existing models alongside one-offs and heritage models.<p>The performance engineering part of the S.O. business will be called Special Vehicle Operations, which is likely to trigger a feeling of …

Without this equation there would have been no internet

It showed how to make communications faster and take up less space on a hard disk, making the internet possible<p>This equation was published in the 1949 book <i>The Mathematical Theory of Communication</i>, co-written by Claude Shannon and Warren Weaver. An elegant way to work out how efficient a code could …

Star Wars Reimagined As WWII-Style Propaganda Posters

George Lucas’s <i>Star Wars</i> films have always borrowed their inspiration from old sci-fi movie serials. Inspired by the likes of <i>Flash Gordon[i], [i]Star Wars</i>‘s entire aesthetic–from swashbuckling with laser swords right down to the famous opening crawl–is deeply rooted in the 1940s.<p>These great images …

Stormtrooper animation

One of my Star Wars fan art illustration, animated by Diogo Gil !

Possible Range Rover Sport R-S Model Teased in New Video

Rumors of a more powerful Range Rover Sport have swirled since early last year when a camouflaged specimen with more aggressive bodywork was first spotted testing. Now, the British SUV maker is teasing a high-performance model in a short video.<p>The video begins with the sound of the high-performance …

2014 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup: Austria preview

20 Jun<p>Motorsport<br>• |<br>• Josh Barnett<br>• |<p>It’s been four weeks since the last Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup round took place a Monaco but now the circus is back in …

2015 Ford Mustang to Feature Innovative Knee Airbag

Ford has doubled down on its airbags for the 2015 Mustang. That’s both literally and figuratively. The Mustang will arrive later this year with eight airbags, whereas the outgoing model only offered four. But one of those airbags is exclusive, earned Ford 15 patents when it was developed, and will …

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2014 Land Rover Range Rover Long-Term Update 2

Finding the Sweet Spot<p>I’ve spent a lot of time in Range Rovers recently, none of them mine. A week in New York saw me chauffeured around Manhattan in everything from the entry-level model to a fully loaded Long-Wheelbase Autobiography. Then I spent a week driving a V8 Supercharged model while the …