This All Female C-17 Crew Gets It Done During Exercise Eager Lion

An all female USAF C-17A Globemaster III crew from the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron participated in Exercise Eager Lion 2015. All-female crews are not an unheard of thing within America’s air forces, but fielding one during a Middle East exercise stands in stark contrast to how many countries in the region… » 5/02/15 3:51pm Yesterday 3:51pm

Fast and Furious Cinematographer Will Direct First Film, Full Throttle

Stephen Windon, the director of photography on Fast and Furious 6 and Furious 7, will make his directorial debut on a new movie called Full Throttle, because apparently if you’re telling a story that involves a motorcycle, you have to have the words “full throttle” somewhere in the title. » 5/02/15 1:56pm Yesterday 1:56pm

Watch This Catamaran Surf Over Waves Into Port

After his catamaran got caught in rough surf, Ian Sloan and his crew were faced with a tricky decision: face the treacherous waves to bring the boat in through Southport Seaway, or sail for two days to Brisbane, where the seas were quieter. Sloan chose the former, and stuck one of the most impressive landings we’ve… » 5/02/15 12:14pm Yesterday 12:14pm

Today's Best Deals: Huge KitchenAid Sale, New 3DS XL, and a Lot More

Today only, Amazon’s offering fantastic prices on a variety of KitchenAid gear, including spatulas, food processors, and immersion blenders, but the star of the show is obviously the refurbished 6-qt. professional stand mixer for $180, in either black, silver, or red. Just note that this is a Gold Box deal, meaning… » 5/02/15 9:50am Yesterday 9:50am

The Amazing Electric Egg

I’m currently in the basement of the Indianapolis Art Museum, making preparations for my project coming in August. Upstairs in the museum, there’s a fantastic exhibit of concept cars and one-offs called Dream Cars which we’ll cover in detail soon — but right now I want to talk about just one: the Electric Egg. » 5/01/15 10:00pm Friday 10:00pm

Fractured Vertebra Sidelines Kazuki Nakajima At 6 Hours Of Spa

The rain at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps only got worse at the World Endurance Championship’s 6 Hours of Spa weekend. In the heavy rain of Free Practice 1, the #1 Toyota of Kazuki Nakajima rear-ended the #8 Audi of Oliver Jarvis near Les Combes corner, fracturing one of Nakajima’s vertebrae.
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This 1995 BMW 540i Touring 6-Speed Is The Sex

Our friends over at Bring a Trailer are listing an absolutely beautiful E34 Touring with a swapped 282 horsepower 4.4 liter V8 and a manual transmission. The owner could not get the car CARB certified for CA, so now is your chance to buy it. Current bid is $7100; this is what Jalop dreams are made of.
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Kim Jong Un's N. Korea Prefers Mass Executions By Anti-Aircraft Cannons

North Korea has been executing its political prisoners and unwanted elite by firing squad for decades. But a shot to the heart apparently isn’t brutal enough for Kim Jong Un, who’s reportedly using anti-aircraft cannons to kill dissidents, according to at least one watchdog group. » 5/01/15 7:45pm Friday 7:45pm

Patrick Dempsey Isn't Done With Rain After Leaving Grey's Anatomy

Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps is wet and cold this weekend, but that’s not stopping the World Endurance Championship from racing. Here’s one of Patrick Dempsey’s laps in the Dempsey-Proton Racing Porsche 911 RSR, complete with cars kicking up blindingly huge crazy rooster tails of spray. » 5/01/15 7:00pm Friday 7:00pm

How The Tesla Battery Will Benefit Marijuana Growers

A medium-sized commercial weed grow with around 50 lights stands to save about $13,500 in electricity costs a year with the use of two Tesla Batteries. Those will also protect the plants in case of power outages while making the operation less visible to law enforcement. Elon Musk just made growing weed easier.
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