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Could Lamborghini Introduce Four-Wheel Steering Next Year?

The Aventador's replacement should be far away, but a facelift or a special edition might bring in the upgrades early.<p>The Lamborghini Centenario was a nice surprise at the Geneva Motor Show, since what looked rather awful on paper turned out to be a pleasantly mad car in the flesh. And with a 770 …

Sports Cars

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

Nature

Clarkson, Hammond, and May's Traveling Tent for The Grand Tour Is Ridiculous

Now it's onto the next location.<p>If you're anxiously awaiting the launch of Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May's new car show <i>The Grand Tour</i> like we are, then we have great news. The first episode has just finished filming in South Africa.<p>But that's not the only good news. The team has …

Jeremy Clarkson

Tesla's Done Being an Automaker—It's Now an Energy Company

Elon Musk, never a cook to stay out of the kitchen, isn't content with selling you an electric car—he wants to control how you power it too. The …

A-10s make rare highway landing near Russian border

<b>(CNN) —</b> Four U.S. Air Force A-10 "Warthogs" jets landed Monday on the remote Jägala highway in Estonia near the Russian border, the first such practice road landing in over 30 years.<p>The maneuver in Estonia, a NATO member that shares a 183-mile long border with Russia and sits about 100 miles from …

Military

Ten Road Cars With the Coolest Racing-Inspired Aerodynamics

We live in a world where street cars have aerodynamic features inspired by race cars. How cool is that?<p>One of the most exciting developments in modern performance cars is the increased use of clever, race-inspired aerodynamics. While it used to be that most street car spoilers were for decoration …

Sports Cars

Your favourite US national parks – and how to visit them

This week's winning entry<p>A taste of the Old West in Big Bend<p>Big Bend National Park in Texas is well off the tourist trail, unheard-of by many Americans and miles from the nearest settlement. It is a green desert landscape, dotted with exotic vegetation that thrives in a dry climate. Century plants …

Microsoft Co-Founder's Space Company Nears Debut of World's Biggest Plane

A space launch company bankrolled by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen intends to compete with space entrepreneurs and industry stalwarts by launching satellites into orbit from the world’s biggest airplane.<p>Stratolaunch Systems, a unit of Allen’s privately owned Vulcan Aerospace, last week gave a …

Space Travel

The Best Island In Hawaii Has Been Hiding In Plain Sight

The major Hawaiian islands all have their calling cards. On Oahu, it's Waikiki and the famed North Shore. On Kauai, it's the breathtaking Na Pali coast. Maui has Haleakala and the Road to Hana. And on the Big Island, it's a scientific trifecta of volcanoes, climate zones and astronomy.<p>With that …

Hawaii

Fernando Alonso Experienced 46Gs in His Huge Australian GP Crash

How did he walk away from this?<p>We knew that Fernando Alonso's crash at the Australian Grand Prix was bad, but we didn't know precisely how extreme it was. Now, thanks to footage from a rear-facing camera combined with accelerometer data, we know definitively that Alonso experienced 46Gs as his …

Motor Racing

Here They Are: The 20 Songs You'll Be Listening to All Summer

Because we aren't just playing the hits at our parties.<p>No one can quite agree on what a song of the summer actually is. Technically, the song of the summer is the most commercially successful track between the months of June and September. For example, the technical winner of 2015 wasn't Taylor …

Gucci Mane

Here’s How Much Money Everyone Working On A Blockbuster Movie Gets Paid

Some researchers have said money can buy happiness (although the amount you’ll need depends on your location), and it seems like one way to hit the jackpot is to make a blockbuster movie. (<i>It seems so easy. Right, internet commenters?</i>) It’s why Michael Bay has half a billion dollars and Robert …

Captain America

The best films of 2016 so far

As we approach the final months of 2016, it’s time to look back at the films our critics have so far rated the finest<p>• See our definitive 50 best films of 2016<p>After Love<p>Painful drama of longterm relationship breakup and possession-division from Belgian director Joachim Lafosse, featuring Bérénice …

Film Festivals

Watch the Nurburgring 24 Devolve Into a Ridiculous Mess During a Hailstorm

GT3 racers on dry-weather tires meet their match: Hail.<p>The weather is almost always dicey at the Nürburgring 24 Hours, but this year, things were downright biblical. In a span of just a few minutes, the weather went from sunny and dry to a hailstorm of epic proportions. Since all the race cars were …

Weather

Side-by-side: How the 2017 rules will change F1 cars

Three years after F1’s engine revolution, next season will see the sport introduce its biggest overhaul of the aerodynamic regulations in almost 20 …

Natural Disasters

Diana's Hummus Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Designer Alex Tatusian reminisces on his mother's short-lived hummus business, and what it taught him about cooking for himself.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

This Is The ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ And Pink Floyd Mashup You Were Looking For

Everybody knows that Pink Floyd’s album <i>Dark Side of the Moon</i> and the film <i>The Wizard of Oz</i> supposedly “sync up,” so that, if you watch the movie and listen to the album at the same time, the music and lyrics seem to work together, as if it were intentional. Well, at least everybody who has had the …

This photographer creates heartwarming images where pediatric cancer patients can live out their lifelong dreams

There are many organizations that help pediatric cancer patients in various ways, but there is nothing quite like Anything Can Be— a photography studio, started by Jonathan Diaz, that creates images depicting the patient in a scenario where their wildest dreams have come true.<p>"I wanted to tell …

Cancer

Best American Lagers

The American craft beer boom has led to some of the best and most diverse brews in history, but most of them reside on one side of beer’s family …

Beer

The Best Recipe Videos on YouTube for People With “No Time to Cook”

<i>House of Cards</i> is great and all, but in truth our favorite thing to binge watch is cooking videos. There’s something addictive, even therapeutic, …

Healthy Eating

This is a 10K Time-Lapse Video Created Using 80MP Still Photographs

Want to see what a 10K time-lapse video looks like? Look no further than the video above. Titled “10328×7760: A 10K Timelapse Demo,” it was created …

Majestic Views of Pacific Northwest Landscapes by Photographer Griffin Lamb

Griffin Lamb is a 19-year-old freelance photographer based out of Seattle, Washington. On weekends Lamb goes on adventures, hiking and backpacking in …

Caterham F1 manufacturer files for bankruptcy

Caterham is hardly the most stable and successful team on the Formula One grid, but things are looking even more troubling for the embattled outfit, as the company that makes its racecars has reportedly filed for bankruptcy protection.<p>The company in question, Caterham Sports Limited, is separate …

Riveting Time-Lapse of a Total Lunar Eclipse

In June of 2011, astrophotographer Jean-Luc Dauvergne travelled all the way to Tajikistan to capture the total lunar eclipse on June 15th in the best …

Flatiron

For Juan E Uceda

Blood Moon

Eclipsed Moon and Uranus