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The biggest space missions and rocket launches we'll see in 2018

There’s a lot going on<p>Next year is already overflowing with exciting missions to space. NASA is launching a new lander to Mars, as well as a spacecraft that will get closer to the Sun than ever before. And two of NASA’s vehicles already in space will finally arrive at their intended targets: one …

20 exercises to bulletproof your joints and prevent injury

New Porsche 911 GT3 Beats Old One Around the ’Ring by 12 Seconds

At the world premiere of the new track-focused 911 GT3 at the Geneva auto show, Porsche’s GT chief, Andreas Preuninger, said that the core of the GT3 is to be an entertaining car that involves its driver and addresses the senses. But the GT3 can affect pride and ego, too. On the Nürburgring, good …

I Can Finally Afford A Porsche 911 But I Don't Know Which One To Get! What Should I Buy?

Adi is in a rather envious position: he can finally get his dream car, a Porsche 911. The only problem is even though all the 911s look pretty much …

Ferrari Is Making Absurd Amounts Of Money

The Morning ShiftAll your daily car news in one convenient place. Isn't your time more important?<p>Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your …

A speaker made from a Porshe 911 tailpipe? Slightly over the top but it's ludicrously loud

Porsche Design 911 Soundbar<p>£2,510, porsche-design.com<p><b>Rating:</b><p>I have politely listened to a loudspeaker that was shaped like a dog, and even managed to …

Arrival review: dazzling science-fiction that will leave you speechless

<b>Director: Denis Villeneuve; Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg, Tzi Ma. Cert 12A, 116 mins.</b><p>The dozen alien vessels in Arrival – stormcloud black, prolate hemispheroids the size of upended airports – aren’t easy to miss. But for sheer neck-craning scale, the …

How Decoding Your Resting and Maximum Heart Rates Can Help You Crush Your Workouts and Avoid Overtraining

With every beat, your heart drums out a steady stream of Morse code–like messages about your health and fitness. Most trackers will go only so far in …

2016 BMW 7 Series Takes on Mercedes-Benz S-Class on Head 2 Head

Can the newcomer topple the reigning champ?<p>For years, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class has been the gold standard of luxury flagship sedans. There have been many attempts to usurp the luxury king, but the S-Class has always come out on top. The sixth-generation BMW 7 Series is the latest to challenge the …

This New Study Is Going to Change the Way You Lift Weights

We’ve all been there: Standing in the middle of the weight room at the gym or holding dumbbells at home trying to figure out the best way to get the most out of our workout. And we know weight training is a great whole body workout, but the debate between lifting heavy weights versus starting out …

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What’s Lost When We Photograph Life Instead of Living It?

At a conference on June 14, Facebook executive Nicola Mendelsohn predicted that the social networking site would be “all video” within five …

Report: New BMW and Toyota sports cars to be built in Austria

BMW and Toyota have been collaborating on a new sports car platform since 2011.<p>The new platform is to spawn successors to the BMW Z4 and Toyota Supra.<p>…

NASA Maps Show How Fast New Orleans Is Sinking

Using NASA airborne radar, scientists have shown the degree to which New Orleans and its surrounding areas are sinking each year. Mostly caused by …

Why Restaurants Are Ditching The Switch To No Tipping

In recent years, there's been a no-tipping movement within the restaurant industry.<p>The idea has been to rectify a basic pay unfairness to even out the pay between tipped and untipped employees. Dishwashers and cooks at the back of the house don't earn as much money as waiters because they don't get …

9 Race Cars So Good They Were Banned

Too fast for the rule books.<p>At its very best, motorsport inspires innovation of the highest order. Sometimes, the best race cars push too far ahead, leaving the competition—and rule-makers—in the dust. These nine cars were effectively banned for being <i>too</i> fast, <i>too</i> brilliant for the competition to …

Tip: Do the 4 Best Biceps Exercises

For direct biceps training, you can't beat these variations. Funny thing is, most people have never even tried them.<p>The best exercises for a muscle …

ESA’s Swarm Mission Is Mapping How the Earth’s Magnetic Field Is Changing

Data reveals it’s changing quicker than we thought.<p>The Earth's magnetic field acts as a shield, protecting us from damaging cosmic rays and harsh solar winds. It's as important to our survival as water and oxygen, yet it's in a constant state of flux. New research presented this week at the Living …

6 Reasons You Haven't Been Able to Get Rid of Your Belly Fat

The struggle is real.<p><i>This article was written by</i> <i>Sharon Liao and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>If you're pinching an inch or more, you know the frustration: What's it take to tame the jiggle in the middle? "When it comes to losing belly fat, there's a lot of misinformation out there," says …

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Why We Don’t Crash Our Cars While Daydreaming and Driving

Many of us have experienced prolonged stretches of driving where we’re seemingly oblivious to our surroundings, and we’re left dumbfounded that we …

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Watch the Backstory on How McLaren Built the World's First Carbon-Fiber F1 Car

The MP4/1 revolutionized Formula 1. In this video, the car's designer explains how it came about.<p>Today, every car in Formula 1 has a carbon fiber monocoque, but when McLaren introduced the MP4/1 for the 1981 season, the idea was revolutionary. A carbon-composite construction made McLaren's car much …

Vitamin D status linked with carpal tunnel syndrome, according to study

A recent study found low vitamin D status is associated with the onset and severity of carpal tunnel syndrome. Continue reading →

What Happened To the Aircraft Carrier America Intentionally Nuked

Sunk off the coast of San Francisco, the radiation-infested USS Independence is still offering new lessons.<p>The <i>USS Independence</i> was an aircraft carrier that served in distinction during World War II. Then, in 1951, the government sank the great ship under a shroud of secrecy. Only now are marine …

6 Healthy Reasons to Eat More Eggs

Are they the most perfect food on Earth?<p>Many Americans were raised on the theory that eggs were loaded with artery-clogging cholesterol and that eating them was a surefire way to promote coronary heart disease. But that perception is changing. When Wake Forest University researchers reviewed some …

Driverless cars to dent insurance industry, warns Volvo chief

Håkan Samuelsson says research suggests an 80% fall in crashes by 2035 which could put motor insurers and premiums at risk<p>It is predicted that driverless cars will prevent the vast majority of crashes and dramatically reduce the cost of insuring a car, according to industry experts.<p>Volvo’s chief …

Bodybuilder Biceps, Powerlifter Triceps

The Best Training Info From Both, Backed by Science<p>Triceps: Powerlifters Know Best<p>Powerlifters are the group with the most consistently big triceps, …

All-Wheel-Drive M Cars Are Inevitable Says BMW's M-Division Head

We might not like it, but it will be the only way to reliably put down that ever-increasing power.<p>It may be a hard pill for enthusiasts to swallow, but with with each generation getting even more power, it's apparently only a matter of time before BMW's M-badged cars are no longer rear-wheel drive …

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Cleaning Your Fresh Press

Do your future self a favor: Give your coffee press a quick refresh after every use. And don't forget to separate and rinse out all three filter …

8 Ways to Ruin the Health Perks of Coffee

That caffeinated beverage can confer some real benefits, but not all cups are created equal.<p>As runners know, coffee is kind of magical—not only can it improve performance, but a slew of research links it to everything from a reduced risk of dementia to revving your metabolism. And of course there’s …