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Mom's harness invention gives kids a chance to walk

When Rotem Elnatan was 2 years old, his physical therapist told his mom Debby Elnatan some upsetting news: “Rotem does not know what his legs are. He has no consciousness of them.”<p>Rotem, now 19, has cerebral palsy, a condition affecting the brain and nerves that impacts movement. His therapists did …

Physiotherapy

What Does the Discovery of “Another Earth” Mean for Us?

On Thursday, researchers announced the discovery of Kepler-186f, an Earth-like exoplanet orbiting in a “habitable zone.” Could this bring us closer …

A Simple Patch That Monitors Health And Dispenses Drugs

Forget your clunky wristband, this is a window into what’s coming with wearable health technology.<p>In the future, doctors will prescribe hardware and software as well as just drugs. They’ll monitor patients remotely using wearable devices, or ask people to track themselves using apps. As a result, …

Marvel Death: Major Character Set to Die In the Comics

Twenty years ago, when a character died in comic books, it was a big deal. Now, it’s pretty obvious very few people in comic books who are killed …

Disney Is Going To Nuke All The 'Star Wars' Books And Comics Fans Have Been Enjoying For Decades

Most of that extra material, commonly referred to as the Expanded Universe, explains what happens after "Return of the Jedi," the third movie in the original trilogy that ended with Darth Vader's death.<p>Disney's new trilogy of "Star Wars" movies will begin with "Episode VII" and will be the official …

Star Wars

Deadpool is Dumb and Dumber - Fan Art

DARPA Special Ops Silent Hybrid Dirt Bike

The F22 Raptor of motorcycles.<p><i>Photo by BRD Motorcycles</i><p>This hybrid motorcycle could be the US military's new special-ops workhorse. And maybe, just maybe, it'll also be available to civilians.<p>"Military tactics and strategies in general have evolved to sort of a lighter-and-faster model," says Marc …

Motorcycles

Johammer EV motorcycle promises wild style [w/video]

This is the Johammer electric motorcycle, which for at least six years prior to now has been known as the "biiista" - you can still make out that word stamped into the fluted aluminum fairing behind the front footpeg in the image above. We're not sure what's behind the rebranding, but the …

Koenigsegg planning $650k entry-level supercar?

"Entry level" is a relative term. For Nissan, for example, that means a $12k Versa. For Mercedes, it means the $30,000 CLA. For Porsche, the $50k Boxster. In Ferrari terms, that translates to the $200k California. But what does it mean for Koenigsegg, a company that makes supercars that sell for …

Riding Peugeot's Hybrid Bicycles: Electric Two-Wheelers Tested

Auto writing can be quite a sedentary pursuit.<p>You spend much of the day sat immobile at a desk. When you aren't doing that, you're sitting in a car. …

Peugeot

Bentley CEO Details Plug-In Hybrid System

When Bentley announced its beefy Hybrid Concept for the 2014 Beijing auto show, the company was long on broad potential benefits and future plans for its new hybrid system, but woefully short on detail. Discontented, we decided to bother the brand’s outgoing CEO, Dr. Wolfgang Schrieber, in Beijing …

Mad Max game trailer debuts, real-life Magnum Opus car is built

We had our first taste of the upcoming <i>Mad Max</i> title for PS4 and Xbox One at E3 last year, and are happy to report that the dystopian driving title seems to be making good progress. To wit, the Avalanche Studios/Warner Brothers epic has just received a new trailer today, featuring the game's …

Put Kimi Raikkonen's helmet on your head (or on your phone)

Your chance to wear the Iceman's crown.<p>Really, is it that hard to see the appeal in Kimi Räikkönen? Ferrari's bizarre ex-champ spends most of his time partying hard and driving fast, punctuated by moments of incoherent mumbling and puzzled looks. It's sometimes difficult to tell whether or not …

Mini Paceman Adventure photos arrive by the trucklette-load

Yesterday, we brought you the news of the existence of this Mini Paceman Adventure tiny truck, and the story of how it came to be. Long story short: it was a lighthearted collaboration between apprentices and instructors at parent BMW plants in Germany. The mini-sized pickup bed and off-road kit …

Custom Harley Softail Springer

These days, you can slot most custom bikes into a clearly defined genre. Café racer, bobber, tracker—a quick glance is usually all it takes. But occasionally a bike appears that defies categorization, like this Harley-Davidson Softail Springer from Indonesia. A modern American cruiser with vintage …

Motorcycles

GM's Q1 Profits Down Big Due to Ignition-Switch Recall

That amount, roughly speaking, is what GM decided its customers weren’t worth when engineers proposed a redesigned ignition switch in 2005. GM was still profitable during the first three months of this year, but only by the ink on a dollar bill. Its $125 million profit was down about 85 percent …

Justin Bieber on Twitter: "All smiles http://t.co/LQqVQfaOMZ"

Rachel Fleit Loves a Great Lipstick, Keeps an Open Heart

While some fashion insiders favor a pared-down uniform, Rachel Fleit, the co-founder (along with Giovanna Randall) and chief creative officer of Honor, is more often than not spotted in ‘50s-inspired dresses, vintage statement pieces, elaborate scarves, and, of course, Honor's strong-yet-girly …

Jennifer Lopez's Sheer Dress Steals The Spotlight On 'American Idol,' Of Course

There are some super talented contestants on "American Idol" this season, but week after week, it's Jennifer Lopez's outfits -- not the incredible singers -- that impress the audience.<p>On Thursday, April 24, JLo stepped out for the results show in a gold dress by Georges Chakra, which featured sheer …

Pivotal royal pictures from Prince William's family tour - CNN.com

<b>Australia (CNN)</b> -- Major royal tours like the one the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge embarked on this month act as milestones in a royal career.<p>The images that come out of them will be used in perpetuity to illustrate an ongoing history of monarchy. In New Zealand and Australia there have been …

Pharrell Is Reviving Bic’s Tipp-Ex “Hunter Shoots Bear” Campaign For A Book For Some Reason

Do you remember the viral ad campaign for Bic’s Tipp-Ex line of white-out with the bear and the hunter? The choose-your-own-adventure style video in which viewers chose whether the hunter would shoot the bear, or white-out the line that says “shoot” and replace it with, say, “tickle” was a monster …