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2016 Mercedes-Benz G-Class – Official Photos

For 2016, Mercedes gives its stalwart off-roader more horsepower and some very tiny styling updates.<p>For 2016, Mercedes gives its stalwart off-roader more horsepower and some very tiny styling updates.

Smartwatch gaming: now be a secret agent with your Apple Watch

<b>Cynical times</b><p>The Apple Watch has faced a wealth of cynicism, not least from those who consider the wearable device an ill fit for gaming. Of course, people were cynical about games on mobile phones, and then there was <i>Angry Birds</i>.<p><b>However</b><p>One outfit willing to consider the watch’s potential is Bossa …

A Plane That Folds Into a Car

One of ten brilliant innovations from our 2015 Invention Awards<p>2015 Invention Award Winner<p>Category: Aviation<p><b>Inventors:</b><p>Štefan Klein and Juraj Vaculík<p><b>Company:</b><p>AeroMobil<p><b>Invention:</b><p>AeroMobil<p><b>Development cost to date:</b><p>Undisclosed<p><b>Maturity:</b><p>2/5<p>After Czechoslovakia’s communist regime fell, in 1989, designer …

Ebola: Gates Foundation funds convalescent plasma research

As a group of celebrities that includes Bono, Will Ferrell, Morgan Freeman and Ben Affleck calls for increased efforts to battle Ebola, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced that it was contributing $5.7 million for the study of an experimental blood-based treatment.<p>"The initial response to …

Blizzard Blankets Buffalo: In Pictures

Weather

Mexico on the brink: thousands to protest over widespread corruption and student massacre

Mexico is facing an escalating political crisis amid growing fury over a mansion built for the presidential family and the disappearance and probable massacre of 43 student teachers.<p>The two apparently unrelated issues have fed the widespread perception that unbridled political corruption is the …

Scientists discover two new particles at Large Hadron Collider

Welcome to the family! Scientists using CERN’s Large Hadron Collider in Europe have discovered two new subatomic particles.<p>The discovery of the two related particles, submitted to the journal Physical Review Letters, fills in missing slots in the subatomic roster that had been predicted but never …

Physics

Couple in Midway crash thank firefighters for going 'above and beyond their job'

A wedding album. Cookbooks. A favorite baking pan.<p>The elderly couple who survived a plane crashing into their home near Midway Airport say they are "forever grateful" to the firefighters who not only came to their aid this week but went out of their way to save pieces of their lives that were dear …

China executes three times more people than the rest of the world combined

For thousands of Chinese citizens convicted every year of capital crimes, some 300 court workers in an unmarked building in eastern Beijing are the only thing standing between them and death by lethal injection or a firing range.<p>China has been gradually reducing the number of executions—currently …

California health and child-welfare agency may seek increase in tobacco tax

With smoking on the decline and cigarette sales continuing to fall in California, a state health and child-welfare agency that relies on tobacco taxes for funding is exploring new ways to get money.<p>------------<p><b>For the record</b><p><b>Nov. 19, 201</b><b>4, 9:32 p.m.:</b> An earlier headline on this article incorrectly …

Rich countries to discuss Green Climate Fund in Berlin

<b>Rich countries are set to meet in Berlin to pledge cash to smooth the way for a global climate change deal.</b><p>The Green Climate Fund is designed to help poor nations adapt to climate extremes like droughts and floods and to buy low-carbon energy sources.<p>Rich nations previously vowed that by 2020, …

Climate

Infrared Sports Photographer Walks You Through His IR Photography Workflow

As great as infrared photography can be, for most of us, it’s an enigma that is often difficult to nail down since we’re capturing that which we …

Beautiful Macro Photos Of Spiders And Flowers Being Reflected In Tiny Drops Of Dew

After browsing through the expansive (and insanely brilliant) portfolio of Italian photographer, Alberto Ghizzi Panizza, you might start to wonder …

11 Incredible Photography Tips That Have Nothing to Do with the Camera You Use

The great team at Artifact Uprising has created a strong list of tips by some of the top mobile photographers on Instagram. Having been engulfed in …

Mobile Photography

Combination of Star Trails and Eroded Stone Make for One Incredible Time-Lapse

Star trail time-lapses can be absolutely beautiful, even mesmerizing. But as incredible as the stars themselves are, the foreground subject matter …

Autumn Through a Macro Lens: 19 Inspirational Images

Stanley Horowitz isn’t a household name. Though a poet, history won’t likely remember Horowitz for a body of work that stands among monolithic …

Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 concept showcased at LA Auto Show

Chevrolet has taken the wraps off a new concept truck at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, showcasing its Colorado ZR2 concept as an example of what …

Just a reminder: The new Corvette Z06 sounds amazing

Seriously, just listen.<p>So yeah. This video...it's pretty great. The venue is Road Atlanta, where Chevy held the media launch for the 2015 Corvette Z06. As such, the track was full of Z06es doing Z06 things, namely moving with urgency and <i>sounding the business</i>.<p>The Shelby GT350's fantastic-sounding …

Sports Cars

The Car Every Rapper and Investment Banker Wants for Christmas

The new Mercedes-Maybach S600 will be exclusive, extravagant, expedient, and expensive: the interior is laden with endangered wood inlays and skins from extinct animals, the engine is powered by a twin-turbocharged V12 that would better serve a NASA mission, and the price tag starts at $225,000, …