Where the Future Came From: A Trip Through the 1893 Chicago World's Fair

What would you do if you had a time machine? Go watch the ancient Egyptian pyramids being built? Hang out with Jesus and turn some water into wine? Kill Hitler, maybe? These are all, no doubt, noble endeavors. But I've often said—and I stand by this—that if I had a time machine, I'd go visit the 1893 World's Fair in… » 7/16/13 11:15am 7/16/13 11:15am

BREAKING: Porsche Develops Four-Wheel Drive Gas/Electric Hybrid in Time…

Only thing is, the Brussels World's Fair took place seventeen-years after the Chicago World's Fair of 1893. Yes, Ferdinand Porsche, that tractor building, rear-engine luvin' German madman was designing (and racing) petrol-electric hybrids before Orville and Wilber ever set foot in Kitty Hawk. In his spare time, he… » 12/13/06 8:30am 12/13/06 8:30am