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Preventing deaths when cars hit tractor trailers

There are few road accidents more deadly than when a car crashes into the side of a huge tractor-trailer truck.<p>That danger could be significantly reduced, according to the insurance Institute for Highway Safety, an auto safety group funded by insurers.<p>The group released test results Wednesday …

This Beer Contains Yeast From a 200-Year-Old Shipwreck

The beer, called Preservation Ale, could be a window into the diet and health of people living 200 years ago.<p>If you've ever wondered what beer from the 18th century tasted like, well now's your chance to find out.<p>A group of researchers have developed a new beer, called Preservation Ale, with yeast …

These Flexible Composite Wings Morph Into Different Shapes

Wing morphing could be the next big innovation in aviation.<p>Composite materials, many built around atomic carbon structures like graphene, are revolutionizing manufacturing industries from car frames to robotics to building infrastructure. Thanks to a combination of high strength, heat resistance, …

Metal versions of classic iPhone ringtones will melt your face

The iPhone’s “Marimba” ringtone has become one of the most common sounds you hear everyday, and if you’ve owned an iPhone for a while, it’s downright annoying.<p>Sure, the ringtone is somehow able to distill Apple’s light and whimsical platform into just a few notes played on an African xylophone. But …

Apple

This car has no gears and pumps out only water from its exhaust

A British startup has unveiled a working prototype of a zero-emission car that runs on hydrogen and is about to hit Europe’s roads.<p>The super-simple Rasa design created by Riversimple has only 18 moving parts and can run for 300 miles on just over 50 ounces of hydrogen.<p>The potential gasoline killer …

‘The Musket’ – Hazan Motorworks

‘Maxwell Hazan’ is a name that needs no introduction. As s two-time winner of Pipeburn's Bike Of The Year award, he's one of the few builders …

Motorcycles

A Visual History of Jeep Pickup Trucks: The Lineage Is Longer Than You Think | Flipbook

A Visual History of Jeep Pickup Trucks: The Lineage Is Longer Than You Think

Hyper Light Drifter mashes up classics in a hot new sci-fi RPG

Even if this upcoming game from indie studio Heart Machine wasn’t already so hotly anticipated, I’d be caught up in its gorgeous art style.<p>Hyper Light Drifter seems to channel the 8- to 16-bit visual look of games like <i>Legend of Zelda</i>-type environmental puzzles and <i>Diablo</i>-style action RPG fun …

Wingsuit through this tiny rock formation at high speed

The difference in Uli Emanuele’s latest wingsuit flight and a thread going the eye of a needle is that if it misses, the thread gets a do-over.<p>So to tell you that Emanuele’s shot through a small opening in a rock formation in Switzerland was successful shouldn’t spoil the video. You will cringe and …

Extreme Sports

Water Mystically Flows from the Peak of this Lush Patagonia Lodge

If you're a fan of fantasy, especially <i>Lord of the Rings</i>, then the Magic Mountain Lodge is the perfect destination for you. It's a 13-room hotel that looks like it could be from Middle-earth! Located in the private Huilo-Huilo Biological Reserve in northern Chile, this lodge has its visitors enter …

Win a Pad & Quill Messenger Bag

For our second giveaway here at MacRumors, we've partnered with Pad & Quill, the maker of premium MacBook, iPhone, and iPad cases along with other accessories. Pad & Quill is graciously offering The Messenger Bag as our prize for this giveaway.<p>The Messenger Bag is made of leather and waxed canvas …

MacBook Pro

Apple Watch Site Lets Users Explore Different Band and Casing Combinations

Ahead of Apple's upcoming "Spring Forward" event that is expected to see the company unveiling more information about the Apple Watch, a new website has been launched that allows users to explore all of the different casing and band combinations for the device.<p>Using images taken from Apple's Apple …

Photo of Weasel Riding on a Woodpecker Spawns Hilarious Photoshop Meme

Chances are, you might've already seen this incredible photograph by Martin LeMay. It's the unforgettable sight of a weasel clinging to the back of a woodpecker in midair. LeMay and his wife encountered the two creatures while walking in a park in London. Although the weasel was trying to attack …

Stunt driver takes blind dates on ride of their lives

Blind dates can be full of surprises, but few ever end with the man crapping his pants – and with cameras rolling.<p>Such are the scenes in a Ford Motor Company promo video for the 2015 Mustang, in which a hidden-camera captures a gorgeous blonde stunt driver and her unsuspecting dates.<p>The video, …

New 'SlatePro TechDesk SE' Comes Equipped with Built-In iPhone Dock, Mac Air Vents and Whiteboard

Back in March of 2014, iSkelter launched the SlatePro TechDesk on Kickstarter, which was designed with built-in docks and cutouts to accommodate Apple devices like iPhones, iPads, and MacBooks.<p>The desk was highly successful, leading the company to create a range of furniture products aimed at …

Whiteboards

This Trippy Music Video Was Made with a Circular Rig of DSLRs and Clever Editing

Photographer and film director Naren Wilks created this mind-bending music video by arranging DSLRs around a circular green screen room. When the …

Rubber Band Machine Gun

Next time you engage in an office rubber band warfare, pull out the Rubber Band Machine Gun and make everyone surrender. This crazy contraption is …

Rubber Bands

25+ Cool Winter Hats That Will Keep You Warm

Knitting and crocheting are definitely not just your grandmother's hobbies anymore. These simple crafts can be used to create creative, fun and, most …

Drum roll, please! iPad drummer rocks with fast fingers

When I was a kid, I wanted to be a drummer. When it came time to assign instruments in elementary school, I started on a practice drumming pad.<p>The music teacher never let me graduate to a real drum because he knew what he was hearing on the rubber pad would be a disaster on a simple snare. But an …

The World’s Largest Starbucks Is The Willy Wonka Factory Of Coffee

Starbucks has opened a new flagship cafe where the company also roasts its global supply of small batch coffees.<p>I’m standing in a 15,000-square-foot factory that could only be the work of Starbucks. Hulking industrial equipment stands alongside custom walnut furniture that’s finished so delicately …

Flying car approaches liftoff as most advanced prototype yet is unveiled

With its sportscar cockpit and dragonfly wings that fold in neatly behind the cabin, it looks like something straight out of the Batcave or Q’s secret laboratory. But the creators of AeroMobil’s Flying Roadster insist their innovation is more than just a boy’s toy dreamt up by science fiction fans. …

We Test the Pedal Pub, a 16-Person Alcohol-Fueled Party Bike – Feature

When bored, horses often chomp down on a fence post and suck air. One theory holds that this gives them a buzz. Another holds that this is baloney. But whether or not horses get lit, horse<i>power</i> certainly can. And that is the purpose of a pedal tavern.<p>Known by a variety of names, a pedal tavern is a …

Introducing headis, the new extreme table tennis, soccer header mashup game from Germany | SIDELINE

What kind of game would you come up with if you combined table tennis, ping pong and header keepie uppies?<p>It's called "headis," which is short for …

Ultralight Renault EOLAB Concept Debuts

The recently revealed Renault EOLAB concept is providing a glimpse of our ultralight, aerodynamic future with its seemingly hyperbolic fuel-efficiency rating: 100km/liter (translating to 235 mpg on the Euro cycle). It may also be previewing the unbearable lightness of mpg’ing.<p>With its generous use …

Digital Makeup Turns This Woman Into Living CGI

With just a small kit of powder, mascara, colored pencils, and paint, makeup can turn people into animals, monsters, paintings, and other people entirely. It can make the ugly beautiful, the beautiful ugly, the young old, and the old young.<p>But it’s also messy and time-consuming. The digital makeup …