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Shipwrecked In A Round-The-World Race
The art of emergency engineering at sea
Aston Martin Vulcan Will Race Tomorrow
Unique carbon-fiber supercar
How Racist Is Online Dating?
A new study says OkCupid users are often willing to respond to messages from potential lovers outside their own race, and once they do, they're more likely to initiate interracial contact going forward.
Video: A Triumphant Ending to the First Robot Marathon
If any of you weren’t glued to your livecasts over the weekend, you should know that the first ever robot...
Three Zero-Emissions Vehicles End Their Round-The-World Tour in Geneva
After 188 days (80 of which were spent driving), four continents, and one defeated team, the Zero Emissions Race–world tour...
Video: Champion Mousebot Solves Huge Maze in Five Seconds
The micromouse competition is an international event wherein a teeny automated robotic mouse has to survey and then navigate a...
Study Proves That Specialized Prosthetic Legs Grant No Advantage In Sprinting
In 2008, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) banned double amputee Oscar Pistorius from racing in the 2008 Summer...
First Ever Video Game Census Finds Minority Characters Underrepresented
Name: Mario. Age: 28. Profession: Plumber. Ethnicity: White. Anyone who has played a lot of video games knows that the...
Tricycling Robot Goes for Guinness Record on Endurance Racing Circuit
Sports cars have long tested their 24-hour endurance on the Le Mans racing circuit in France. Now a Panasonic robot...
Everyone Will Smoke These in the Future
A new way to get sick and annoy passersby