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The Bristol Fighter might be the coolest car you've never heard of

The story of the British sports car manufacturer Bristol is full of twists and turns and ends with a bang. The Bristol Fighter may not be a car you're familiar with, but that's kind of the point.

By July 7, 2015

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Wanna slow down your beer-guzzling? Get the right glass

The shape of your glass can determine the speed at which you "chug, chug, chug," say new studies out of the University of Bristol in England.

By May 11, 2015

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Ultrasound creates a haptic shape that can be seen and felt

A team at the University of Bristol has used ultrasound to create three-dimensional shapes in mid-air that can be touched and seen.

By December 2, 2014

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Beer goggles are real, says sober science

Scientists at the University of Bristol in the UK insist that alcohol allows you to find people more attractive. This contradicts some previous research.

By May 15, 2014

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British teen racks up a £4,000 phone bill while roaming

Kate Snook from Bristol claims Orange is extorting her 14-year-old daughter Casey by not budging on the bill.

By July 15, 2013

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The city that talks via text message

In Bristol, England, anyone with a mobile phone can text city fixtures, such as postboxes and lamp posts. And then the fixtures will text back.

By January 31, 2013

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Magnetic soap could lift oil spill woes

Researchers at the United Kingdom's University of Bristol have created a magnetic soap that could help revolutionize oil spill cleanups.

By January 24, 2012

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Land Rover seen testing diesel hybrid plug-in

Green Car Reports spied a diesel Range Rover in a parking lot in Bristol, England, plugged into a charging station.

By October 31, 2011

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Aboard the ship that launched a thousand ocean liners

Road Trip 2011: In Bristol, England, the SS Great Britain is a reminder of a transformational age when, for the first time, sailing across oceans became an attractive thing for the rich to do. And those seeking their fortunes as well.

By July 6, 2011

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'Wunderkind' Erica Enders in action at Bristol Dragway

Episode 4 of my week-long tribute to the lovely and talented ladies of racing we take a look at youth prodigy Erica Enders all grown up and facing off with Roger Brogdon during a qualifying run at Bristol Dragway.

By June 18, 2009