Did You Know Getting Bit By A Tick Could Paralyze Your Face?

30,000 cases of Lyme disease are reported to the CDC each year, making it the most common vector-borne disease in America. Both you and your dog are exposed to it every time you’re outdoors. It can block your heart, cause intense pain and, sometimes, even lead to death. And reported cases are on the rise.
» 5/05/15 7:48pm Today 7:48pm

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.
» 5/01/15 4:13pm Friday 4:13pm

How The New Cold War Is Improving Your Navigation

Ever contemplated going to war with America, but been thwarted when the Great Satan switched off your access to its navigation satellites? That’s potentially a real problem for China and Russia, but the real victor in this navigational arms race might be you; it’s improving the quality of location data on your phone… » 4/29/15 6:44pm 4/29/15 6:44pm

Eh, I’d have killed for a manual, but it really doesn’t need more power. Insurance on the H6 was going to cost more per month than the car, which is why we opted for the 2.5. Honestly, it’s plenty fast, helped by a really robust torque curve. I’ve got bikes when I want to play, the car’s about carrying people, dogs… » 4/28/15 4:34pm 4/28/15 4:34pm

Apocalyptic Yellowstone Supervolcano Now 5.5 Times Larger

You know about the potentially world-ending Supervolcano hiding under Yellowstone, right? Well, scientists just discovered a second magma chamber containing an additional 46,000 cubic kilometers of molten rock. Did we mention it’s “overdue” for eruption?
» 4/24/15 2:41pm 4/24/15 2:41pm

An Absolutely Massive Volcano Is Exploding In Chile Right Now

Calbuco, a stratovolcano in southern Chile, began erupting yesterday at 7pm local time. First spewing massive ash clouds then, at 10pm, erupting explosively as its fragile structure collapsed inwards. Here’s all the stunning imagery and video; we’ll keep it updated as this develops. You can see it from space! » 4/23/15 12:50pm 4/23/15 12:50pm