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How to Drink Espresso Like an Italian

A Roman institution since 1938, Sant’Eustachio Il Caffè brews 2,000 cups of espresso a day. Co-owner Roberto Ricci shows us how to fit in with the …

Why painful memories linger with us

If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish.<p>If you visit someone with a newborn baby, their description of the pain of childbirth often includes the phrase “never again”. One friend …

Childbirth

Want A Table That Will Glow In The Dark? Make Your Own

There are some cool things out there for those who like to DIY and this table is right up there. I could see my dad (who was once a shop teacher) …

General Motors halts select SUV sales; tire recall inbound

General Motors has halted the sales of several thousand SUVs due to an inbound tire recall from Goodyear. The auto maker sent a notice to dealers …

Absolutely Everything You Need to Know About How Tires Work

<i>(Credit: All Illustrations by Bryan Blades and Hal Mayforth)</i><p>Don't ever think of a tire as a homogeneous glob of molded rubber, because nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, a tire is more properly recognized as a high-performance composite of some 60 different materials. It is quite …

7 Mistakes Most First-Time Managers Make At Least Once

Becoming a manager for the first time is incredibly exciting—but extremely overwhelming.<p>In your hands, you now have the power to effect change, make an impact, and guide the employees on your team to bigger and better things.<p>But you also have to figure out how, exactly, to do that.<p>In the process, …

Trent Reznor Discusses Gone Girl on "CBS This Morning: Saturday"

David Fincher's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's best-selling novel <i>Gone Girl</i> is out this weekend. It features a score by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. Yesterday, Reznor stopped by "CBS This Morning: Saturday" to discuss the process of scoring the film. Watch the interview below.<p>Primarily, he …

Shazam UK Bass Chart... Powered by UKF

<b>‘Tune ID!’ posts be gone!</b><p>Shazam has single-handedly enhanced our new music experience. Allowing us to instantly identify THAT <i></i>tune that’s just killed …

Ram had 3 diesel options for the Power Wagon, chose none

6.4 gas burner only, for now.<p>Ram has two excellent diesel engines in its pocket right now with the 6.7-liter Cummins I6 and the 3.0-liter Ecodiesel V6, but you won't find either of them in the company's go-anywhere Power Wagon. Mike Cairns, head of engineering with Ram Trucks, says the company …

Lamborghini Rat Rod

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Art<br>• Cars<br>• Design<br>• Rat Rods<p>The slightly unusual car you see here is the answer to a debate that was had between Pawel …

Prime Cuts: We Slice Open a Diesel Exhaust Treatment System to Reveal Its Secrets

We use our saws to see how modern diesels shed their soot.<p>Diesels have an edge on gasoline engines when it comes to fuel economy, but compression-ignition engines need extra help to meet America’s emissions regulations. Higher peak-combustion temperatures and pressures produce more oxides of …

Magical, Retractable Tire Studs Only Deploy When You Need Them

Remember the scene in <i>The Living Daylights</i> where James Bond blasts across a frozen lake in his Aston Martin and presses a button to deploy metal …

Celebrate Carroll Shelby's birthday with Road & Track

91 years later, his legend lives on.<p>Carroll Shelby is the reason Great Britain has speed limits.<p>As the story goes, the then-new Shelby-powered Cobra was being put through its paces on the M1 freeway in the mid-1960s. Numerous reports of the car blitzing down straight sections at 180 mph sent the …

Sports Cars

Linkin Park & Steve Aoki “A Light That Never Comes” (Remixes)

Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Venet on display in Beverly Hills

Even if you don't consider yourself an art connoisseur, Bugatti just gave car lovers a great reason to visit the Ace Gallery in Beverly Hills, CA. As a part of an exhibit for French artist Bernar Venet, the Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Venet, which was unveiled last year, is also on display.<p>Although …

Prime Cuts: Slicing Open Corvette C7 and C6 Seats Reveals Big Improvements

Our blades tell the tale.<p>Adjustable Bolsters<p>At the push of a button, an air pump inflates these bladders to snug the foam against the occupant. The adjustable lumbar systems use similar inflatable-bag hardware.<p>Foam<p>The polyurethane foams in the new and old seats have a similar firmness, but the C7's …

Insanely Badass Iron Throne Art from GAME OF THRONES

The Physics Of: Redline

The secrets of sky-high engine speeds.<p>spinners<p>how come diesels don't rev?<p>Automotive diesel engines usually don't spin past 5000 rpm. Thanks to diesel fuel's higher energy density and more abrupt combustion, heavier components are necessary. Long strokes that augment torque also add inertial mass, …

Their Ghosts Still Haunt The Place: How Four GM Motorama Show Cars Were Saved from the Scrap Heap

Twenty-five years ago, these gems were disinterred from Warhoops auto salvage yard.<p>An old-school junkyard, Warhoops Auto and Truck Parts squats on 15.5 acres of dirt speckled with the detritus of our throwaway culture. A Cadillac propped against a tree exposes its Northstar to the sky. Bent buses …