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Why Canada needs a new alcohol strategy

Marijuana continues to pop up during this (epically long) federal election campaign, with each party offering a different solution to keep the drug out of the hands of young people.<p>It's an important debate that essentially boils down to whether you think the current system – under which Canadian …

Public Health

This Paracord Survival Grenade Is Filled With Survival Tools

How many times have you been stranded in the forest while trapped under a tree with the only thing that could save you was if you had a few feet of …

Panoz Says Wacky DeltaWing Street Car Is Coming Soon

Though this is just a concept version, it raises the likelihood of Panoz making the real one.<p>If the story of the DeltaWing seems like it's started, re-started, and re-started yet again, that's because it has. After first designing and racing the odd, narrow-front-track car, Panoz started suing the …

Sports Cars

30 places to see before you turn 30

Amazing destinations around the world cater to the particular strengths and challenges of the twenty-something set.<p>These spots might be more physically challenging or tougher on your schedule.<p>They might be easier on the wallet, or a reveler's playground best appreciated while you can still stay up …

8 Camping Hacks to Keep You Warm at Night

Photo: Cole Buckhart<p>Written by Corinne White, Contributor for The Outbound Collective.<p>There are so many things we love about this time of year...the leaves changing, fewer crowds at our favorite destinations, and the cool crisp air of autumn. The down side is that that cool air can turn freezing at …

Backpacking

2016 McLaren 650S: Supercars Get Mid-Cycle Enhancements, Too

For regular automobiles, the annual shuffling of options and standard equipment, intended to win headlines proclaiming newfound value and the like, are, well, regular. <i>Meet the 2016 Nissan Versa Note, now standard with more, well, anything at all! Look at the new Mazda CX-5, now with more</i> …

America’s 20 Best Mountain Bike Towns

Adventure<p>To foster authentic bike culture, a town needs more than just high quality trails. These 20 mountain bike hamlets around the country (in no particular order) offer bucket-list rides, new trail development, a variety of outdoor recreation, and a fun, bike-friendly vibe. Bike on.

Mountain Biking

A Quick Run Through the History of the Porsche 911

This is how an icon evolves.<p>Born in 1963, the Porsche 911 has become a legend. And while it may still look similar, it's actually come a long way. Here are the changes that the 911 went through to become the car that it is today, and the trivia you need to impress your friends.

Porsche

New England Foliage Central 2017

01 of 05<p>Need Help Planning Your Fall Foliage Trip?<p>Want to plan a visit to New England during the spectacular fall foliage season? At a bit of a loss …

An Arizona lake that provides drinking water to three states is less than half full

Lake Powell on the Colorado River provides water for Nevada, Arizona and California. A severe drought in recent years, combined with withdrawals that many believe are not sustainable, has reduced its levels to only about 42 percent of its capacity.

Neurons dynamically switch identity in response to brain activity

A surprising new discovery shows that some brain cells are far more malleable than previously thought<p>The human brain is often said to be the most complex object in the known universe, and there’s good reason to believe that this old cliché is true. Even the apparently simple task of compiling a …

Just Because Mazda Is Working on Rotaries Doesn't Mean There's a New RX-7

One does not equal the other.<p>Every few months, a story comes out that says Mazda is imminently developing a new RX-7 and it will be on sale within two years. Every single time, people get intensely excited about the prospect of a rotary-powered halo car from the Japanese brand. And every single …

Mazda

The 10 healthiest beers, ranked

There's no question that beer gets a bad rap when it comes to whether or not it's good for you—in fact, you've probably just come to accept the fact that knocking back a pint or two is somehow derailing your general well-being. But while it's true that a few too many six-packs can wreak havoc on …

Five lies that automotive enthusiasts tell themselves

Whether it's by way of marketing hype, bench racing, or Internet forum wisdom, there are some dubious sentiments in the realm of automotive performance that have become so prevalent they're essentially taken as gospel. While some of some of these closely held opinions come down to a matter of …

Schrödinger's microbe: physicists plan to put living organism in two places at once

A radical demonstration of quantum theory could see a bacterium suspended in an uncertain state similar to that famously endured by Schrödinger’s cat<p>Physicists have drawn up plans to put a living organism in two places at once in a radical demonstration of quantum theory.<p>The scientists aim to …

Quantum Physics

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Zac Brown on Past ‘Real Country’ and Future EDM

The first time that Zac Brown Band visited New York’s Citi Field was in 2010 as openers for Dave Matthews. Late last month, the group returned for …

Dan Gurney’s 250bhp twin

<b>DAN</b> Gurney is one of those characters who’s achieved more in his lifetime than most of us can ever dream of.<p>A winner as a driver in F1, Indycar, …

Le Mans

Human Evolution 101

Naledi Fossils<p>Find out more about the origins of our species.<p>The origins of humankind have long fascinated scientists and the public alike—but the topic can get confusing. Here are answers to a few common questions.<p><b>Why are scientists certain that human evolution happened?</b><p>For a number of reasons. We …

Mutations

Smoking Doesn't Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

Top 10 Motorcycle Rides in the U.S.

Explore the best drives in the United States for motorcyclists.<p>There’s something uniquely satisfying about touring by motorcycle. The enhanced sense of freedom. The heightened adventure and awareness as you sweep through twisties and curves. You could never get so close to nature's beauty from …

Reducing Mass and Improving Stiffness Made the 2016 Camaro Even Faster

In fact, Chevy shaved off about 300 lbs., which attributes to the improved performance numbers.<p>Chevrolet's latest data dump on the sixth-generation Camaro outlines the company's performance estimates with every transmission and engine combination. Oh, and the roughly 200-pound weight savings Chevy …

Sports Cars

Fundy National Park 'glamping' and camping

Fundy National Park offers the extremes of 'glamping' and camping and Information Morning's outdoor adventure columnist Calixte LeBlanc found both to …

Hiking

The Best Cars That Still Offer a Manual Transmission

Saving the manuals, one sports car at a time.<p>Though it may seem the manual transmission is fading away from new cars, there are still a bunch of great options out there. Here are some of your favorites.

FCA Italy

7 US state parks with incredible camping

1. Gorges State Park, near Brevard, North Carolina<p>Gorges SP encompasses some of the steepest and most spectacular river gorges in the Southeast, with …

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Magic invisible wheels spotted

<b>AT</b> first glance this bike's front forks appear to be floating in mid-air - but this isn't magic, it's a tub of Autosol and plenty of elbow …

Rare Aussie Mopar: 1971 Chrysler By Chrysler Coupe

This 1971 Chrysler by Chrysler coupe is an unusual model of which less than 500 are said to have been produced. This example is largely complete, and …

Classic Cars

Trouble Sleeping? Get Yourself Some Nature

It's free and it's beautiful.<p>Anyone having trouble sleeping might want to take a walk to their nearest park — or at least look out the window.<p>People who live close to green spaces and bodies of water are less likely to report having bad sleep, according to a multi-ethnic, nationally representative …