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Though Steve McQueen's performance in the film Bullitt was certainly memorable, for many the real star was the 1968 Ford Mustang GT 390 used to great effect in the epic car chase through the streets of San Francisco. This year marks the 50th anniversary for the iconic film and to mark the occasion Ford has just unveiled the new Mustang Bullitt. Finished in the same paintjob as the 1968 pony,
Displaying eye-catching colors or outlandish behavior to catch the attention of a mate is common in nature, from the peacock, to the hummingbird, to the impossibly white teeth of 60-something real estate mogul. Scientists are claiming to have traced this phenomenon all the way back to an ancient bird-like dinosaur, which they say used a colorful ring of neck feathers to woo potential suitors
There's no doubt that humans have had a powerful impact on the planet, but some scientists believe that the effects are so clear and widespread that our current time period should be declared the dawn of a new geological epoch – the Anthropocene. On the path to being formally recognized, a new study has proposed a start date for the new epoch, and outlined where geological evidence could be f
A UK study has found that regular surfers were three times more likely to have an antibiotic resistant strain of E. coli bacteria in their gut than non-surfers. This not only suggests surfers are more likely to be at risk from these microorganisms, but there is an unexpected prevalence of antibiotic resistant bacteria in coastal bathing waters around the UK...Continue Reading Seawater-swallow
An anonymous cryptocurrency millionaire recently launched a fund to donate $86 million in Bitcoin to charity. One of the biggest donations so far is to MAPS, an organization working to turn MDMA into a legal PTSD treatment...Continue Reading How the cryptocurrency boom is helping make MDMA a legal prescription drugCategory: Good ThinkingTags: Bitcoin Charity Cryptocurren
A team from the Cancer Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) has been studying the mechanisms behind the metastatic progression of prostate cancer. They've found that a high-fat diet could play a major role in promoting metastasis of what is generally an "indolent" disease. ..Continue Reading Limiting dietary fat could help prevent prostate cancer’s fatal metastatic progressi
Should a woman wish to know if she's ovulating, she can find out by checking a sample of her saliva for what's known as luteinizing hormone. Although there are already kits that allow users to check samples "the old-fashioned way," me.mum reportedly lets them do it quicker and easier – on their smartphone...Continue Reading me.mum lets you know when to try for a babyCategory: Health & Wellbei
At the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Infiniti has unveiled a new concept vehicle meant to showcase the company's design language going forward. The Infiniti Q Inspiration Concept integrates next-generation technologies into its futuristic design...Continue Reading Infiniti's Q Inspiration Concept showcases a new era of designCategory: AutomotiveTags: Concept Cars
Imagine hailing a ride through your ride-sharing app, and when it arrives to pick you up, there's nobody inside. Just four seats. No steering wheel, no pedals, and no human control whatsoever. Would you get inside? GM hopes that you will, and the company wants you to try it out next year with the Cruise AV...Continue Reading GM hopes to put driverless Cruise AV on roads in 2019Category: Autom
Tiny house builder Escape is trying something different with its latest model, the Vista C. As its name suggests, the dwelling is part of the firm's Vista line, but is based around a shipping container. It comes with lots of optional extras, including an off-grid setup and a trailer for easy towing. ..Continue Reading Shipping container-based tiny house can be towed or stowedCategory: Tiny

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