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Hyundai Developing Sparkless Gasoline Engine

Diesels are renowed for their fuel efficiency, longevity and torque, but the high initial cost to consumers, as well as the expensive aftertreatment needed to meet strict emissions standards, on top of the higher fuel cost, has been a deterrent to widespread adoption in the U.S. Although the German …

This hand-built, fuel-injected micro V8 is amazing

Model mayhem.<p>The internet has jaded me. I'll be honest. When I first set eyes on this tiny model V8 engine, complete with dual overhead cams, headers and a gorgeousintake, I thought it had to be fake. There's simply no way someone could reasonably craft something like this from scratch using …

Last Call- Toyota Taco-My-Gawd! Edition

So a few years back Toyota issued a recall notice for the early Tacoma pickups due to their predilection for frame rust that could lead to …

A Grilled Cheese + Tomato Soup Party

<i>Food52's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw is throwing</i> <i>no-stress weeknight parties for anyone, anytime, and (almost) every kitchen. You're invited.</i><p><i>Today: Grilled cheese and tomato soup, all done up for dinner.</i><p>There are a lot of things to say about grilled cheese and tomato soup.<p>I could tell you what a …

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Skillet Cornbread Recipe

Home > Recipes by Category > Bread Recipes > Cornbread > Skillet Cornbread<p>October 17, 2013 // 59 <i>Comments »</i><p>I am a huge sucker for a great piece of …

lazy pizza dough + favorite margherita pizza

Raise your hand if you never get pizza right when you make it at home — that the dough doesn’t rise in the time the recipe says it should or it’s …

Serious Entertaining: Grilled Cheese Roll-Ups for a Crowd

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I'm not going to try to pretend to take credit for this genius idea—I saw it late the other night during my daily pre-bedtime bath (not to be confused with my daily post-wake-time bath) on the foodporn sub-Reddit and …

How to Build a Rolling, Low-Profile Shop Light for Your Garage

Getting enough illumination while working underneath a car is a problem that has plagued every gearhead. PopMech invented our own DIY solution: A low-profile, customizable rolling shop light.<p>Getting enough illumination while working underneath a car is a problem that has plagued every gearhead. …

Seven Free Add-ins and Apps to Supercharge Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is already a robust, feature-filled office suite. If you want to make it even easier and boost your productivity, here are seven …

4 Ways to Disguise Unsightly Cords

Every home has some electronic devices. And these devices often come with cords that can be eyesores if not dealt with in the right way. Luckily …

15 New Uses For Chalkboard Paint

We’re all familiar with the classical uses for chalkboard paint and even with some of the more unusual. You can find inspiring ideas in our previous …

37 Outdoor Beds That Offer Pleasure, Comfort And Style

When the weather is friendly, the sun is up in the sky and your day is wide open, what could be more pleasant than relaxing outside? Of course, …

Top 10 Reasons to Root Your Android Phone

Android is one of the most open, versatile, and customizable mobile operating systems out there. You may think you don't need to root your phone, but …

Twitter / Account Suspended

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Tater Tots x Nachos = Totchos

More<p>Nacho Generator<p>Build the ultimate custom recipe.<p>There are some mashups so gut-wrenchingly glorious, so decadently delicious, so damn greasy, that they deserve to be tasted, tested, improved, written about, modified, expanded, contracted, broken down, reassembled, broken down again, and possibly …

What's in a Letter? Chefs and Restaurants Speak Out About the Department of Health's Letter Grades

We all know the signs: those crisp sheets of white paper posted in full view in the front window of every New York City restaurant, bar and café, printed either. "Sanitary Inspection Grade," reads the top of the sign, with a bold blue A, a blocky green B, or, in a few cases, a fat yellow C. Some …

The Complete Serious Eats Guide to Grilling Pizza

As I write this post, I'm sitting in the study at my friend's home in Belfast, looking out the French windows to his back yard. His dad is busy stoking the flames of a wood-fired stone pizza oven that he built with his own hands. This is probably the best possible way to enjoy pizza: real fire, …

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Burgers

There was a time in my life when Saturday night out centered around cheap beer and even cheaper all-you-can-eat spicy buffalo chicken wings. The very piquant, but mostly hell burning red hot sauce was, and still is, a masochist's dream. I plowed through platefuls, the hotter the better. I was also …

Lavender Lemonade Recipe

For those of you suffering from sweltering summer heat, here’s a suggestion for a cooling drink, lavender-infused lemonade! Both lemons and lavender …

QF or Quick Fuck Shot - How to make a Quick Fuck Cocktail Recipe by Drink Lab (Popular)

Spiked Cheeseburgers

Spiked Cheeseburgers from Framed Cooks• 1/2 cup mayonnaise<br>• 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard<br>• 1 1/2 tps roasted garlic<br>• 3/4 cup ketchup<br>• 5 tablespoons vodka<br>• 6 …

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The $20 Device to Replace Dirty Carburetors

In search of a cleaner motorcycle, Lihang Nong, a recent graduate of the University of Michigan, developed the PicoSpray. This all-in-one electronic-fuel-injection system could be used in mowers, generators, bikes, and ATVs.<p><i>Philip Friedman</i><p><b>A. Intake</b><p>The size of the intake and how it bolts on to the …

Garmin releases portable head-up display

A heads-up for any vehicle.<p>Garmin has a new gadget on the market, said to provide safer navigation for any driver in any car. Meet the portable Head-Up Display (HUD) by Garmin.<p>While the technology is nothing new (warplanes were adopting it in the 1960s, GM brought it to cars in the late 1980s), …

How to Clean a Blood Stain from Car Upholstery

Depending on your car upholstery, some methods of cleaning a blood stain will be better than others. It is important to deal with the blood stain …

Create a USB Dead Drop in Nature

What is a USB dead drop? ‘Dead Drops’ is an anonymous, offline, peer to peer file-sharing network in public space. This network is made up of USB drives that are embedded in walls, buildings and other public places. Anyone is free to access, download, and upload. It is very similar to geocaching …

Crispy Zucchini Grilled Cheese with Dijon Horseradish Aioli

Crispy Zucchini Grilled Cheese with Dijon Horseradish Aioli.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 20, 2013 88<p>I stand firm on my conviction that one grilled cheese is …

The Android-Themed, Chalkboard Workspace at Google HQ

Google recently hosted a company competition for its Googlers to spiff up their shared workspaces. This is the winning solution, which incorporates …

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