Brian Kraniak

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Road & Track: A High

Inside Flipboard / July 2, 2013<p>Car magazines are a lot like the subject they cover: This year’s models often look shiny and new, but true classics …

Rolls-Royce Design Director On Why America Can't Make Cool Cars

Yesterday at the New York Auto Show I spoke with Giles Taylor, the design director of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. We discussed a lot of things, including the design direction of Rolls over the next decade and why American manufacturers haven’t been able to produce an iconic new model in years.<p>Here’s …

Solar Airplane Almost Ready for Its First Transcontinental Flight

It's almost time.<p>After more than five years of dreaming, planning, building and testing, Solar Impulse is ready to begin its most ambitious flight …

Ferrari F12 races Air Malta A320 jet

Air Malta recently worked up a little stunt that pitted an Airbus A320 against a Ferrari F12 Berlinetta in a drag race to raise funds for charity. It's easy to forget just how quick something the size of a jetliner can be, but watching the video below shows us just where the big passenger aircraft …

Roku 3 Review: Yeah, It's The Best Media Streamer

If you want to play streaming video or audio through your TV, from Netflix or Hulu or HBO Go or Spotify or anything else, the new Roku is easily the right choice.<p>The Roku 3 is the best media streamer. The hardware's clean, the software's snappy, the app selection is second-to-none, and it's more …

Sufjan Stevens gave an awesome ode to the planets at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, with seven (seven!) trombonists. http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2013-03/trip-report-sufjan-stevenss-laser-fueled-trip-through-solar-system?src=SOC&dom=fb

Meet The 22-Year-Old Inventor Helping Marketers Read Your Mind

NeuroSpire, with Jake Stauch at the helm, has developed software that lets companies scan brains to deliver better ads--and do it on the cheap.<p>About four years ago, Jake Stauch was in a neuroscience class at Duke, learning about an intriguing experiment. In it, subjects went through an fMRI while …

The first Morpheus lander prototype crashed and exploded when it was tested in August. But engineers are hard at work on the next version. http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2013-03/crash-test?src=SOC&dom=fb

Study: Wastewater Injection Caused Oklahoma's Largest-Ever Earthquake

The most severe recorded earthquake in Oklahoma history may also have been the most severe earthquake ever linked to a certain oil and gas drilling operation.<p>In 2011, a series of earthquakes hit central Oklahoma, destroying six houses, damaging an additional 14, and bringing down a turret at the …