NOAA Still Expects Active Atlantic Hurricane Season

The Atlantic Basin remains on track for an active hurricane season, according to the scheduled seasonal outlook update issued by NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center, a division of the National Weather Service.

NOAA also announced that, as predict…

Hyundai Aims at 50 MPG Fleetwide by 2025

15 years; a lot can happen in that time. Think back to 1995. What’s changed in your life since then? 9/11. Afghanistan. Iraq. $4 per gallon gas. Economy. Hell, I was just entering college. 15 years can allow for some pretty momentous change.
So it’s e…

Hyundai Aims at 50 MPG Fleetwide by 2025

15 years; a lot can happen in that time. Think back to 1995. What’s changed in your life since then? 9/11. Afghanistan. Iraq. $4 per gallon gas. Economy. Hell, I was just entering college. 15 years can allow for some pretty momentous change.
So it’s e…

Reactivity Controlled Compression Ignition (RCCI) for Simultaneous Reduction of Fuel Consumption, NOx and PM

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin led by Dr. Rolf Reitz are developing a dual-fuel compression engine combustion strategy called reactivity controlled compression ignition (RCCI) to simultaneously reduce fuel consumption and regulated emissi…

About Face: Chevy Volt Can Run On Regular Gas

A few days ago a story made the rounds on the Internet (as they usually do) that raised a few eyebrows regarding the Chevy Volt. GM’s much-ballyhooed plug-in hybrid, which can go 40 miles on electricity only, would apparently require premium gasoline …

About Face: Chevy Volt Can Run On Regular Gas

A few days ago a story made the rounds on the Internet (as they usually do) that raised a few eyebrows regarding the Chevy Volt. GM’s much-ballyhooed plug-in hybrid, which can go 40 miles on electricity only, would apparently require premium gasoline …

Video: “White Zombie” Electric Drag Car Beats Nissan GT-R

Drag racing is the most basic form of motorsports, as well as one of the most exciting. Two cars line up against each other, and the first car across the finish line wins. There are different forms of drag racing for different cars, but, as they say, …

Video: “White Zombie” Electric Drag Car Beats Nissan GT-R

Drag racing is the most basic form of motorsports, as well as one of the most exciting. Two cars line up against each other, and the first car across the finish line wins. There are different forms of drag racing for different cars, but, as they say, …

Trucker sentenced for bringing child pornography into Michigan

The Departments of Justice and Homeland Security announced Tuesday that U.S. District Court Chief Judge Gerald E. Rosen sentenced a long-haul truck driver to 70 months in prison for transportation of child pornography into Michigan from Ohio.