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The SkyRunner ATV Goes From the Dunes to the Air in Seconds

The new MK 3.2 can fly<p>Are you tired of just taking your ATV to the desert or on the trail? Well, now you can order the <b>SkyRunner MK 3.2 ATV</b> that will …

Jay Leno Drives the '70s-Crazy Mercedes-Benz C111

This Wankel-powered, gullwing-doored, wedge-shaped Mercedes supercar would have been so awesome if it made it to production.<p>Today, we're somewhat attuned to the idea of Mercedes-Benz making wildly-styled sports cars. But back in 1970, when the automaker put together the wildly unconventional C111 …

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Every Jean-Claude Van Damme Kill Ever - Movie Supercut

1937 film perfectly explains how a car differential works

Even if you already understand the concept, this vintage visual illustration breaks it down beautifully.<p>The standard open differential in most cars is a brilliant piece of engineering, allowing you to take the tightest turns without fighting your tires or tearing your drivetrain apart. But even if …

Xcar shows how to drive the Ford Model T

A couple of weeks ago <i>Xcar</i> posted a teaser review of the Ford Model T, a look at what the British duo would have been doing if they'd been doing their thing for 100 years. Now we have their complete, 12-minute take on the what might be, as they say, "arguably the most important car of the 20th …

Agent18 Inlay Skateboard Case

Not yet rated<p>List Price:<p>$34.99<p>Price:<p>$21.95<p>You Save:<p>$13.04 (37% Off)<p>Product Description<p>With the Agent18 Skateboard Case you can give most Apple iPhone …

Reading Rainbow's LaVar Burton Reads GO THE F**K TO SLEEP

Classic Macs turned into modern furniture

The Apple Power Mac G5 was a classic computer of the early millennium, but for all of its strengths — besides its gorgeous design, it was the fastest Mac in Apple's lineup when it was released in 2003 — it didn't last: the G5 family was retired in 2006 for the Mac Pro. The rest is recent …

Real-Life Magnetic Field Hoverboard (No, Really)

The Many Signs That Mike Judge’s ‘Idiocracy’ Is Upon Us

<i>Idiocracy</i> is upon us, protect your balls. It’s more than the parallels between President Camacho and, oh, say, Donald Trump, though. Gaze into the heart of a humongous meat and bread pile with a clever name and extra pump cheese and tell me that we are not in the dark times. And tell it to me in …

Adobe Announces New 3D Printing Features for Photoshop CC

Attention 3D printing enthusiasts! Adobe marks their conference today with a special announcement regarding updates to Photoshop CC, Lightroom …

LittleRP

Back in May, we reported on a 3D Printer called the LittleDLPer, which was an open source DLP SLA 3D Printer which had plans to launch a campaign on …

California company reinvents the rotary engine

Addresses shortcomings of past rotaries while promising better power and efficiency.<p>The rotary engine could be on the verge of a revolution.<p>California startup GoTek Energy has received a patent for a new type of motor – one that addresses some of the shortcomings of past rotaries, while promising …

Muscle Truck vs. Baja Bug! 1974 Chevy C10 Battles Fred's Volkswagen Baja Bug - Roadkill Ep. 28

Junkyard Turbo Swap! Chevy-Powered 1971 Datsun 240Z Autocross Thrash - Roadkill Ep. 26

#MakiBox A6 - First Setup and Print Walkthrough

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What To Read This Weekend: The Disturbing Side Effects of Franken Berry Cereal

Franken Berry cereal side effects, The San Francisco Chronicle shutters its food section, and a blogger discovers Brussels sprouts for the very first …

That Time They Put A 1966 Mustang On The Empire State Building

Mustang will celebrate its 50th anniversary next spring, and Ford is planning plenty to celebrate. I’ve already met with Ford executives in order to be primed for their work, much of which will draw on the considerable history of the car.<p>Here’s a part of it you may not know: In 1966 the guys …

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