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This Year, SpaceX Will Launch a Game-Changing Rocket

The Heavy Rocket<p>SpaceX just celebrated one historic launch, and this summer, the company hopes to celebrate another when they send their Falcon Heavy …

Why has F1 banned so many innovations? · RaceFans

Paul wrote in to ask the following question about F1’s most controversial technologies:<p>I need help in locating information on all banned F1 …

Why CVTs Are Awesome Transmissions

You may hate them, but CVTs are actually excellent. Here's why.<p>If there is one transmission that has the most detractors, it's the continuously variable transmission, or CVT.<p>It's criticized for how it sounds, how it operates, and how it feels. The main criticism is that it feels unnatural compared …

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Successful? Here's What You Need at Home

What's more important than how much money you make or where you live.<p>Parents are eager to do everything they possibly can to help their children be successful. If you want your kids to earn big salaries as adults, what should you buy them now? Piano lessons? Coding camp? Mandarin class?<p>None of the …

Since economic downtown, NASCAR fighting to get fans back

At the zenith of its popularity a decade or so ago, many NASCAR tracks could count on sellout crowds for every Sprint Cup Series race. It seemed like the only real effort they had to make was simply to open the gates.<p>That has changed dramatically during an extended economic downtown, and put track …

Whining NASCAR fans may need a reality check

Hey, NASCAR fans, I need you to circle up here. Grab a chair, grab a knee, take a seat on a cooler, whatever's most comfortable. We need to have a …

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These are the 10 smartest countries in the world when it comes to science

That's partly why the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) tracks new college degrees in 40 of the world's most advanced countries.<p>Now the group has released its 2015 Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard report, which includes data up to 2012.<p>The ranking is based on …