Pat McKenzie

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Automakers claiming to be ‘all-in on electric cars’ are still lobbying against stricter fuel standards

In a time where a surprising number of major automakers are announcing that they believe electric cars are the future of the auto industry, we are still seeing them complaining about, and in some cases lobbying against, the fuel emission standards.<p>Now trade groups representing virtually the entire …

Automotive Industry

British troops' £400m armoured vehicles brought in for Iraq and Afghanistan 'break down in hot weather'

British troops claim the £400m Foxhound armoured vehicles brought in to "deal with the demanding conditions in Iraq" are breaking down in hot weather.<p>The vehicles, which replaced the heavily criticised lightly armoured Snatch Land Rovers after 37 soldiers died, keep cutting out in temperatures over …

DIY Bathroom Shelves To Increase Your Storage Space

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a bathroom can never have enough storage space. There are the stacks of towels and wash clothes that need …

A 15-Minute Workout That’ll Help You Crush Your Next Cardio Session

If you want to get better at cardio workouts spend some time doing plyometric exercises, explains Sara Lewis, trainer and owner of XO Fitness in …

5 foods diabetics should add to their diets

People with Type 2 diabetes — the most common form of the disease, characterized by resistance to insulin (essential for a healthy metabolism) and high blood sugar levels — rely on such medications as Glucophage (metformin) or Acarbose to control the condition. Recently, The American Diabetes …

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 August 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>July 27, 2018<p>The NUVIZ is the world’s first integrated navigation system that combines navigation, communication, …

New Zealand

The 11-Minute Weighted Core Workout

Of course, bodyweight workouts are effective <i>and</i> challenging. But if you want to take your core workout to the next level, add a set of dumbbells.<p>This …

NFL Showdown: VIP

The team at NFL Showdown is always looking for ways to thank our most valuable players. That is why we are considering forming a VIP Group. VIP Group …

Taliban leader Mullah Mansour 'wounded in shoot-out'

Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour seriously injured in shoot-out at a meeting of militant commanders, officials say<p>Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour has been wounded in Pakistan in a shoot-out between senior members of the Islamist movement, Taliban sources said on Wednesday, while the …

Type 2 diabetes can be cured through weight loss, Newcastle University finds

Millions of people suffering from Type 2 diabetes could be cured of the disease if they just lost weight, a new study suggests.<p>Scientists at Newcastle University have shown the disease is caused by fat accumulating in the pancreas and losing less than one gram from the organ can reverse the …

The one thing that could make or break solar energy

I'm not talking about subsidies, like the US' Business Energy Investment Tax Credit, but rather ways the solar industry gets access to the grid, particularly for very small projects.<p>But as the solar industry grows to become a larger piece of the electric industry, it puts a strain on utilities that …

Solar Power