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Geneva Motor Show: Aston Martin, McLaren unveil track-only cars

Two exotic car brands used this week's Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland to debut wannabe race cars aimed at their highest-end customers.<p>At over $2 million each, Aston Martin's Vulcan and McLaren's P1 GTR aren't even street legal.<p>Instead, the limited-production cars, like similar track-only cars …

Dreamy Seahorse-City Sculpture Explores Relationship Between Man and Nature

Guangzhou, China-based sculptor Hu Shaoming's <i>Dreamland</i> piece is an evocative reflection on nature and humanity expressed through the form of a hybrid seahorse with a golden city sprouting from its head. Dignified and regal in bearing, the iridescent sea creature is almost entirely submerged in …

Salt water-powered electric car approved for roads in Europe

<b>News:</b> a company that claims to have developed the first electric car powered by salt water says the vehicle has now been approved for testing on …

BaT Exclusive: 1957 Cadillac Series 62 Coupe

This 1957 Cadillac Series 62 Coupe (VIN 5762108517) was purchased by the seller six months ago when he saw our feature here on BaT. He shipped the …

The Fabulous Hudson Hornet

Welcome to the Hooniverse Obscure Muscle Car Garage, a regular feature which aims to expand the notion of what a muscle car is, and to throw all …

The China Luxury Downturn Is Real - Global Luxury Brands Must Adjust

<i>吃苦</i> <b>(chī kǔ): To Eat Bitterness. For centuries Chinese people have used this term to teach and remind themselves and their children that it is important to endure hardship, to develop a thick skin and to keep persevering no matter how many obstacles are put in your way, and ultimately you will get</b> …

Driving Over Your Best Friend: It's the Right Thing to Do

You’d find it easier than you think to drop a car on an unsuspecting stranger. You’d probably be able to kill a person with a runaway train too. And …

Body Mass Index: the dieters’ bogeyman discovered by a Belgian astronomer-mathematician

Average Men and Normal Curves<p>Next time someone thinks they’re being funny by asking you to name a famous Belgian, respond with Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quetelet. This Belgian astronomer and mathematician developed a theory about weight and height that was eventually reformulated as the ‘Body Mass …

How long to orbit Milky Way’s center?

One journey of our sun and planets around the center of our Milky Way galaxy is sometimes called a cosmic year. That’s approximately 225-250 million …

Why Sugar Makes Us Feel So Good

Last week, I reported that scientists are working their way toward a consensus that sugar is addictive. While some researchers are still hesitant to liken sweet stuff to drugs or alcohol, the evidence is accumulating to explain why some of us really struggle to resist or moderate our sugar intake. …

How Life Began: New Clues From New Worlds

The odds that the universe is bursting with life seem to be getting better all the time. Astronomers recently announced that there could be an …

In Search For Habitable Planets, Why Stop At 'Earth-Like'?

<b>Listen · 3:19</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>In their hunt for potentially habitable planets around distant stars, scientists have been so focused on finding Earth-like planets that they're ignoring the possibility that other kinds of planets might be even friendlier to life, a new report says.<p>…

Did lying teens trick sex researchers?

In the mid-1990s, teens pranked the widely cited National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health by faking nonheterosexuality, report …

Psychology

WIRED Space Photo of the Day for January 2014

Author: Adam Mann<p>06:30 am<p>Follow Space Photo of the Day on TwitterThe 2013 WIRED Space Photo of the Day GalleryThe 2012 WIRED Space Photo of the Day …

How To Use Trees To Prospect For Gold

There's gold in them leaves!<p>They say money doesn't grow on trees, but gold and other precious metals can accumulate in plants. Researchers recently discovered relatively high levels of gold in the leaves of a eucalyptus tree in Western Australia, before uncovering a deposit of the metal more than …

Apple announces the iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S, coming to Canada on September 20th

As expected, Apple has unveiled two new iPhones today, the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C.<p>The widely-leaked phones speak to two different markets, with the …

Debate: Is The World’s Greenest Skyscraper Green At All?

As the battle rages on, Co.Design hosts the discussion.<p>Editor’s note: Last Friday, Co.Design drew attention to a recent article in the <i>New Republic</i> by Sam Roudman that cast doubt on the Bank of America tower’s claim to be one of the world’s “most environmentally responsible high-rise office …

Modern Architecture – The GENETS 3 House in Belgium by AABE

GENETS 3 House.<p>The GENETS 3 House in Belgium was designed by Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners (AABE). The modern house consists of a …

Prius Fans Love Tyler Perry, Tesla Devotees More Likely To Smoke Weed, Study Shows

Apparently, not all electrified-auto aficionados are created equal.<p>Those professing an interest in the Toyota Prius gas/electric hybrid car are more likely to read the Atlantic or the New York Times, be concerned with eco-friendly subject matters and have an affinity for technology, specifically …

Is your dog happy to see you? Look at its eyebrows to find out

Dogs use specific facial expressions to show how happy they are to see their owners, scientists have found.<p>While most dog owners will recognise their pet’s wagging tail as a sign of joy, they may also want to pay more attention to their animal’s face the next time they walk in through the front …

Orion the Hunter returns before dawn

In late July and early August, if you’re up early and have an unobstructed view to the east, be sure to look in that direction in the hour before …

Astronomy

Can we cook ourselves thin?

Preparing food from scratch makes us healthier, is good for the soul and gives us our humanity. So why has cooking become something we watch, rather than do? William Leith reports.<p><b>Jean-Michel Cohen</b>believes he has the cure for obesity. As I chatted to the French diet doctor recently in his large, …