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The real cost of virtual reality

Splurging on a high-priced VR headset is just the beginning. The computer hardware needed to run Oculus Rift and HTC Vive can cost several times as much.<p>Jumping into the new and exciting world of virtual reality has more dangers than just suffering from motion sickness or bumping your knee on the …

Virtual Reality

Watch a 2300HP Lamborghini Blast to 240 MPH In Just a Half a Mile

This twin-turbo Gallardo just shattered the standing half-mile world record—and it's street legal, with air conditioning and a full interior.<p>There's an arms race going on in the world of big-horsepower supercars. First, a twin-turbo Huracan cut a world-record 7.8 second quarter mile time. Then, …

Shock in Calais: ‘Perhaps the French and English were not best of friends after all’

Residents of the French port, dismayed at the rhetoric of Brexit, now want to see the town’s huge refugee camp moved over the Channel<p>On the corner of the Boulevard des Allies, the thoroughfare that runs parallel to the port of Calais, the sense of dismay and regret was palpable.<p>“Naturally the …

Calais

These Moving Portraits Show the Victim-Blaming Statements Rape Survivors Hear

These photos are so beautiful and so haunting.<p>As the Brock Turner case came to a close earlier this month, people everywhere were able to read the letters and statements made by Turner, his dad, his friends from his hometown, and others as the case files were made public. One letter in particular …