Daniel Parra

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Why We Measure Engines In Horsepower

It was made up to sell stuff.<p>Horsepower is one of the most ironic units of measurement. Its abundance in mechanical form has all but eliminated actual horse power and, as a result, any real frame of reference. Imagine if we measured how long a lightbulb lasts in "candle hours."<p>But where exactly did …

Cómo crear originales presentaciones en Flipboard

Muchos de nosotros pasamos nuestros días tipeando frente a una pantalla sin tener contacto visual con nadie. Sin embargo, a veces somos llamados a dejar la computadora para asistir a un evento y hablar en público. Aunque no hayas considerado (hasta ahora) a Flipboard como una plataforma para crear …

Aerodynamics

In simple terms, F1 aerodynamicists have two primary concerns: the creation of downforce, to help push the car's tyres onto the track and improve …

Vídeo: ¿cómo se pronuncian correctamente los nombres de las marcas de coches?

Sergio Álvarez | @sergioalvarez88 |<p>¿Sabes pronunciar correctamente el nombre de Porsche? Hace poco la propia marca aclaraba mediante un vídeo la …

The production-ready Alpine A110 is ready to steal your heart

One of the most exciting stories we’ve been following over the last year or two is the revival of Alpine road cars and one of their most iconic …

The 8 most high-tech sedans for 2017

For those looking to stick with a smaller car, we took a gander at the 2017 sedans with the sweetest tech perks.<p>Scroll down for a closer look:

El nuevo catalizador de Toyota es un 20% más pequeño y usa un 20% menos de metales preciosos

Sergio Álvarez | @sergioalvarez88 |<p>Como venimos diciendo desde hace tiempo, sigue habiendo <b>margen para la innovación en el mundo del automóvil</b>. Hace …

CERN’s LHCb Experiment Observes Extremely Rare Particle Decay, Reaffirms Resilience Of Standard Model

The Standard Model of particle physics is the foundation our understanding of the universe rests on. The theoretical framework describes how three of …

El Lamborghini Urus empezará a fabricarse en el mes de abril

Hace ya mucho tiempo que <b>Lamborghini</b> anunció que lanzaría al mercado el segundo todoterreno de su historia, el <b>Urus</b>. Lo hemos visto por primera vez …

Este vídeo de cómo se fabrica el BMW Serie 7 es de 2015, dura 12 minutos y no tiene música ni letra, pero mola

Nos encontramos hoy con un vídeo que demuestra que no todo en el mundo del motor gira en torno a superproducciones y ediciones de vídeo …

Visita la fábrica del Bugatti Chiron y conoce todos sus secretos en 24 fotografías espectaculares

David Villarreal | @davidvillarreal |<p>Así se fabrica en Molsheim uno de los deportivos más caros del mundo, el Bugatti Chiron.<p>2,4 millones de euros. …

¿Cómo suena un Audi RS3 con motor de cinco cilindros y 400 CV de potencia? Brutal, está claro

David Villarreal | @davidvillarreal |<p>Esta semana nos llevábamos una grata sorpresa, que por esperada no iba a ser menos grata. Tras la renovación, …

6 tecnologías que demuestran que el motor de combustión interna está más vivo que nunca

David Clavero | @ClaveroD |<p>Hemos escuchado hasta la saciedad que el futuro del automóvil está en los motores eléctricos, algo que nos guste o no …

10 Cutting-Edge Auto Technologies Setting a New Standard

Your future car depends on them.<p>What can we expect to become standard equipment in tomorrow's cars? Nearly all these 10 features are already available, but as prices drop, we'll all benefit.<p>Disclaimer: CAUTION! When driving a hybrid vehicle, pay special attention to the area around the vehicle. …

8 Pieces That Will Change the Way You Hear Music

Put these masterpieces on your playlist and you'll never hear music the same way again.<p>1. “Rhapsody in Blue” by George Gershwin<p>Many musicians draw a …

2.28 seconds: Tesla Model S sets production car record for 0-60 mph - ExtremeTech

By on February 8, 2017 at 1:00 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>A Tesla Model S P100DL just …

Tesla

Wave of the future: Terahertz chips a new way of seeing through matter

Electromagnetic pulses lasting one millionth of a millionth of a second may hold the key to advances in medical imaging, communications and drug …

Nanotech

2018 Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid: A Masterful Synthesis Of Innovation And Opulence

A stupefying level of technical wizardry is buried within Porsche’s new Panamera 4 E-Hybrid, a second-generation five-door that joins its Panamera 4S and Panamera Turbo siblings in showrooms later this year. The boundary-pushing newcomer is a gasoline-electric variant that propels four passengers …

North America

Sports Sedan Showdown: BMW 3 Series vs. Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Consider yourself fortunate if you find yourself in the enviable situation where you face such a brutal decision: Which sports sedan should I buy? …

Avocado Pancakes Could Be The Next Avocado Toast

It's an avocado world we're living in.<p>Avocados are a versatile fruit. Smashed into guacamole, served on toast, stuffed with fillings and turned into boats, there’s no limit to what you can make with them. Avocados can even be cut into the likeness of a rose.<p>We just learned there’s one more thing …

Breakfast

What is the Alcubierre "Warp" Drive?

It’s always a welcome thing to learn that ideas that are commonplace in science fiction have a basis in science fact. Cryogenic freezers, laser guns, …

Earth - Monstrous spiders and centipedes that prey on large animals

You have probably seen the viral video of an Australian huntsman spider dragging a mouse up the side of a fridge. Well, we can top that.<p>The huntsman footage is undoubtedly remarkable. The spider is displaying amazing strength and extraordinary gripping power: the surface of that fridge is really …

Try This 8-Week Plank Challenge To Get Stronger From Head To Toe

Planks challenge your arms, legs, chest, shoulders, and butt, not to mention make your abs quiver like an earthquake when done properly. Best of all, you can do them anywhere and tweak them to suit your ability. The more you plank, the stronger and more stable you get, and the longer your muscles …

10 proyectos de Raspberry Pi ideales para principiantes

Es posible que acabes de comprar una Raspberry Pi, te acaben de regalar una o la tengas en casa desde hace un tiempo sin saber qué hacer con ella. Si …

Voyager Probes Are Still Making Amazing Discoveries

In August 2012, Voyager 1 went where no human-made object has gone before: it crossed the “heliopause,” the outermost edge of the Sun’s heliosphere, …

Here's a simple no-weights workout that could lead to real results

Sometimes it’s difficult to hit the weight room, especially when travelling. We asked Coss Marte, founder of ConBody, a trendy New York City fitness …

5 Grip & Forearm Exercises That Actually Work

New Ways to Build an Iron Grip<p>Wrist Curls Aren't Enough<p>Your grip strength is an indication of your full body strength, neuromuscular activation, and …

Workouts

Scientists Have Made a Diamond That's Harder Than Diamond

Nature's toughest material just got upgraded.<p>When most people think about the hardest naturally occurring material on Earth, they think of diamonds - …

13 Brilliant DIY Mug Racks You'll Have Fun Making

Many of us have a coffee mug collection that we are proud of. The only problem is that it keeps growing and there’s not enough space to display them …

Coffee