Nick Crandall

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Kings of the Street: 11 Demons of their day

In the summer of 1987, I was a regular at the street races in Tom’s River, N.J. My 350-powered 1969 Chevy Camaro RS convertible was slow compared to …

Would you take a new £1,300 DNA test that could save your life?

On a wet Wednesday morning I’m reading a glossy, A3-sized health report that promises to unpack the secrets of my DNA. It informs me that I’m twice as likely to get heart disease as the average person. How cheery: I’m in my mid-30s and have so far had a reasonably clean bill of health, so seeing …

Molecular Biology

New 20-Second Process Delivers “Super-Vision” to 95% of Patients

God doesn’t grant wishes: I’m a Christian and I pray — but not the way you’d think

When folks said they were praying for me, I was grateful—but I don’t believe in God as a divine petition<p>I know it's unusual for a cynical, abortion-loving member of the New York liberal media that's trying to destroy America to say this, but — I am a Christian. Yes, I still have profound skepticism …

Self-Reflection

There may be two new Xbox One consoles on the way

Already tired of that Xbox One you've got? Good news: Microsoft is apparently preparing two new ones to put in your living room.<p>That's according to anonymous sources who told gaming site Kotaku that not just one but <i>two</i> new versions of the Xbox One are in the works.<p>One, expectedly, is described as a …

Xbox

I've worked in the auto industry for 15 years, and there's one email you should send when you buy a new car

Yes, I know most of you disagree.<p>That said, I've seen every type of negotiator walk through my showroom doors over the last 15 years. I know what it takes for someone to walk out with a smoking deal and get the best deal on a new car.<p>And today, I'm going to share with you what really works: from …

Automotive Industry

There's a magically easy way to get more space on your iPhone

Running out of storage is one of the worst things that can happen to your iPhone. And if you have a 16GB model, you probably run into the problem all too often.<p>We've already highlighted several clever ways to recover storage space on your iPhone. But nothing is quite as easy as a trick that's been …

Apps

Fox & Friends excited by unconstitutional new Tennessee law that declares “the Holy Bible” official state book

If you want to claim it’s secular, perhaps stop referring to it as “the <em>Holy</em> Bible” please?<p>On Fox & Friends this morning, reporter Abby Huntsman discussed a Tennessee bill passed Monday that declared the Bible the state's official books.<p>It was approved by a 19-8 vote in the state senate, …

Religion

'Mars' is a crazy floating speaker that sounds okay but looks amazing

‘Mars’ by crazybaby is a futuristic speaker that would look right at home in any Sci-Fi movie. The cylindrical base acts as both a control unit and a subwoofer, while the top looks like a flying saucer and levitates two to three inches above the base while providing 360-degree sound from a …

What Happens To Your Body When You Get Drunk And Stoned At The Same Time?

The science of the spins<p>The intoxicating effects of alcohol and of marijuana have been widely studied, but their combined effect—getting "cross-faded"—is woefully underexplored scientific territory. Here's a look at what we know about how pot and booze together affect the brain.<p>First, the basics: …

Cannabis