Hennessey Venom F5 to push speed record to 290mph

Hennessey Venom F5

Texas sportscar experts Hennessey unveiled ‘Venom F5′, successor to the ‘Venom GT’, the world’s fastest street legal supercar.

By |August 6, 2014|Categories: Vehicles

It’s Not Warming, It’s Dying campaign to tackle climate change

It's Not Warming, It's Dying campaign (4)

It’s Not Warming, It’s Dying, a campaign to tackle climate change, launched by Milton Glaser, the graphic designer behind the ubiquitous I ‘heart’ NY logo.

By |August 6, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena

Saturn’s Swirling Cloudscape

Saturn's north polar hurricane

This stunning false-color image of the ringed planet’s north pole, recorded by the Cassini spacecraft’s wide-angle camera, during its first sunlit views of far northern Saturn in late 2012.

By |August 6, 2014|Categories: Astronomy

Solar energy duck will generate power for Copenhagen

Energy duck

Solar energy duck will generate power for Copenhagen, by a British artists and designers team, an entertaining sculpture, functioning as a solar collector and buoyant energy store, in the form of a giant northern sea duck, the eider.

By |August 6, 2014|Categories: Green Energy, Modern Art

Can you hear me point? Horses use Ears to Communicate with other Horses

Horses

Horses use their movable ears to show other horses where to look, and to signal if and when they should pay attention to the environment around them.

By |August 6, 2014|Categories: Animals

Handpresso portable wild hybrid espresso machine

Handpresso

With this ingenious handy portable new Handpresso wild hybrid espresso machine, you can have a fresh brewed coffee anytime, anywhere.

By |August 6, 2014|Categories: Product Design

Arctic Melt Pond

Arctic Melt Pond

Arctic ice looks quite different from above, in summer than it does in winter. A sheen of white covers most surfaces in winter due to snowfall and frigid weather. As temperatures rise in the summer, turquoise splotches of color begin to speckle the ice surfaces.

By |August 6, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena

NASA’s fuel-less Space Drive may actually work

Starship Enterprise

NASA last week presented an “impossible” fuel-less Space Drive, a microwave thruster that may actually work.

By |August 5, 2014|Categories: Space

Rolex Deepsea D-Blue Dial Edition

Rolex Deepsea D-Blue Dial

The new Rolex Deepsea “D-Blue Dial” edition is distinguished by, a Rolex first, its two-tone gradient dial. A special commemorative for James Cameron’s journey to the deepest place on earth.

By |August 5, 2014|Categories: Product Design

Bioluminescence and Galactic Glow

Bioluminescence and Milky Way

A stunning contrast of Noctiluca bioluminescence in the Atlantic Ocean at Barra de Valizas, Uruguay, and overhead, the glow of the Milky Way in one of the darkest skies in the world.    Image © Fefo Bouvier; Fefo’s Web site

By |August 5, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena
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