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2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS First Drive Review

Spoiler Alert: It's Big, Adjustable, and Helps This 911 Fly<p>I’m at a Frankfurt rental car counter, and the nice fräulein says I can choose my vehicle, so long as it’s a Volkswagen — a reminder that Germany’s largest automaker owns Porsche. The two have shared roots, all the way back to the People’s …

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2016 Lamborghini Aventador LP 750-4 Superveloce First Drive Review

Rolling Brutalism: Lamborghini Sharpens Its Bloodiest Axe<p>“We learned a lot from launching the Huracán,” a smiling Maurizio Reggiani tells me. Lamborghini‘s always-smiling head of research and development and I are standing on pit row at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain, surrounded by no …

Sports Cars

The 888bhp Brabus Maybach will cost £375,000

You knew this day would come. This day sees the dawn of Brabus taking the might of the Mercedes-Maybach S600, and treating it - almost literally - to …

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Adorable Baby Panther Chameleon Still Thinks Its in the Egg Seconds After Its Born

When panther chameleons grow up, their amazing camouflage features bright, beautiful colors (as seen in the last photo). However, when they are born, they're less colorful yet incredibly adorable.<p>The people over at Canvas Chameleons state, “Ever wonder how they squeeze into those tiny eggs? Here is …

Raspberry Portuguese tarts

<i>Deep filled vanilla custard tarts with buttery melt in the mouth pastry and dotted with juicy jewel like summery raspberries.</i><p><b>Makes</b> 12<p><b>Prep:</b> 30</b> …

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Celebrities Mourn Christopher Lee on Social Media

Warner Bros<p>Francinor-PIP Leone Film Titanus<p>Hammer/ Warner<p>Rialto Pictures<p>MGM<p>MGM<p>MGM<p>Warner Bros.<p>Lucasfilm<p>New Line Productions<p>Lucasfilm<p>Parallel Films<p>IFC …

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Sir Christopher Lee dies aged 93

Screen legend Sir Christopher Lee has died aged 93.<p>The actor died on Sunday at a London hospital after being treated for respiratory problems and …

Christopher Lee

Re-thinking Record Players: Pro-Ject Audio's Minimalist Form Factors

Channeling Rams<p>When we saw this photo, we thought we missed something in our History of Braun Products series. This minimalist turntable certainly …

Audiophile

How to enable 'Hey, Cortana' on Windows 10

<b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This post has been updated to reflect changes to Windows 10 and the process for activating "Hey, Cortana."</i><p>One of the standout new features found in Windows 10 is the addition of Cortana. For those unfamiliar, Cortana is a voice-activated personal assistant. Think of it as Siri, but …

Windows 10

The US military is testing $40,000 surveillance drones that can fit in the palm of your hand

The teeny flying robot, called the PD-100 Black Hornet 2, weighs 18 grams with cameras and fits in the palm of your hand. The device, which can fly for up to 25 minutes with a range of two miles, also features both regular and thermal cameras.<p>Designed by the Norwegian company Prox Dynamics, the …

See Barbra Streisand's Wildly-Patterned 1974 House

These vintage House Beautiful photos give a peek into the icon's past — and her "junk room."<p>Barbra Streisand is the only performer in show business history to receive all the highest awards — Oscar, Tony, Grammy, Emmy, Georgie. In creating her personal world, she has matched her career versatility …

Report: Porsche 911 to Add “Pure” GT Model

According to a <b>report from Autocar</b>, the endless string of Porsche 911 variants will continue to grow with another model in the 911 GT range. But before you roll your eyes, check out the idea behind this new car: instead of focusing on outright performance, this new 911 will reportedly prioritize …

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20-Year-Old Inventor Designs the World's First Ocean-Cleaning System

Boyan Slat is a 20-year-old inventor who is planning to significantly help the environment with an ingenious device. Instead of traveling around the globe to collect the 8 million tons of plastic debris that is dumped into the ocean every year, Slat has come up with an idea that will allow the …

9 Summer Cocktails That Are Better Than Air Conditioning

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Marta, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits—and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: We're rounding up 9 of Erik's summertime drinks to help us get through the hot season ahead.</i><p>In the summer, it can …

15 of the most beautiful turntables ever made

May 22, 2015 In Features, Turntables & Tech<p><b>From Lego DJ booths to handcrafted hardwood plinths, we’ve scoured the world of Hi-Fi for beautiful record</b> …

Best jazz albums of 2015

The best jazz albums of 2015 includes picks from jazz critic <b>Ivan Hewett</b> and culture editor <b>Martin Chilton</b>. There are 50 albums for 2015.<p><b>1 MARIA SCHNEIDER ORCHESTRA: THE THOMPSON FIELDS (MARIA SCHNEIDER.COM)</b> <br>Maria Schneider's latest album, some 10 years in the making, shows just what a supple and …

‘Seinfeld’ Set Photos Reveal The Hidden Fourth Wall Of Jerry’s Apartment

Something that happened when some sitcoms started following a single-camera format was seeing an entire house, apartment, or room. But multi-camera shows, shot on sets in front of studio audiences, always left out one very crucial element… the fourth wall. Vox uncovered some set photos from …

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2016 Mercedes-Benz SL550 Mille Miglia 417

A slightly more extroverted SL.<p>The Mercedes-Benz SL will be restyled soon, but before an extensive facelift fixes its aesthetic issues, the company is launching this Mille Miglia 417 special edition, which pays homage to a legend. It is a modern-day interpretation of the 300SL that was driven at …

Record-Breaking 1953 Jaguar XK120M Roadster Review

The Fast Track: Norman Dewis' Record-Breaking Jabbeke Jaguar Roars Back to Life<p>Jaguar‘s XK120 roadster was a smash hit when it bowed in late 1948 at the London Motor Show. Although England was still recovering from the ravages of war, this sublimely sexy two-seater, with its powerful, 160-hp …

Total 911’s top five impact bumper Porsche 911s of all time

In 1974, to satisfy new US automotive regulations, the Porsche 911’s classic, long-nose shape was (according to many) sullied by the addition of …

Back in Business! Large Hadron Collider Kicks Physics into High Gear

Scientists at Europe's Large Hadron Collider began collecting data for the first time in more than two years on Wednesday, after a $150 million overhaul.<p>The LHC's first run, which ended in early 2013, resulted in the discovery of the long-sought Higgs boson — the last fundamental subatomic particle …

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Report Challenges Environmental Friendliness Of U.S. Pellet Industry

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with <i>Washington Post</i> reporter Joby Warrick about how the burning of wood pellets instead of coal has led to increased deforestation in the U.S.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>Electric power plants across Europe are using fuel generated from wood pellets, a so-called biomass …

Yes, this is an 800bhp G63 AMG

Meet the 'mcchip-dkr MC800’: a modified Merc G-Wagen fit for Darth Vader himself

20 fascinating facts that make you think twice

Luckily, the folks over at Reddit have a collection of true facts about life, and we've combed through them to find our favorites.<p>From a creature that can survive the harsh vacuum of space to the odd state sport of Maryland, you're bound to learn something that makes you think twice.<p><i>Note: A shorter</i> …

Have you tried restarting? Bill Nye's LightSail needs a reboot due to software glitch

<b>Update, Saturday evening:</b> LightSail spacecraft reboots in orbit: ‘It’s alive!’ says Bill Nye<p>A glitch with a spreadsheet file has caused Bill Nye’s …

Space Travel

LightSail solar spacecraft gets back in touch with its ground crew

If you were on pins and needles wondering whether or not the LightSail solar ship would resume contact with the crew back on Earth, you can relax. The Planetary Society reports that the Carl Sagan-inspired spacecraft rebooted as predicted, and the ground team is once again in touch. There's already …