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NASA tests the 'Ferrari of rocket engines' for mission to Mars

The RS-25 engine for NASA's new Space Launch System rocket makes current jet engines look like "a wind-up toy."

By August 13, 2015


Car Tech 101: The Atkinson Cycle engine explained

The Atkinson Cycle engine may be under your car's hood and you'd never know. Brian Cooley discusses the technology and why it's becoming a mainstay in late model, efficient cars.

By October 6, 2015


Elon Musk says Apple hires engineers that Tesla fires

Technically Incorrect: Tesla's CEO muses that Apple won't find it easy to build a car.

By October 9, 2015


Genetically engineered micropigs to be sold as pets

A genomics institute in China plans to bring a brand new kind of pet into the world -- customizable mini-pigs.

By September 29, 2015


Lego rolls out '80s-tastic Ferrari F40 with removable 'V-8 engine'

The latest in the Lego Creator series is a classic Ferrari from the days of Jordache jeans, perms and Cyndi Lauper's debut.

By June 25, 2015


#ILookLikeAnEngineer: Promoting diversity by challenging preconceptions

The ad campaign, which has kicked off in the San Francisco Bay Area, aims to dispel the tech-professional stereotype.

By September 26, 2015


Industrial espionage, Nazis and air-cooled engines: The tale of Tatra

Tatra isn't as well known as the car that borrowed more than a little of its design: the VW Beetle. Find out exactly how these two cars came to look so alike.

September 10, 2015


Science is serious about developing an 'exercise pill'

It's not just for couch potatoes...a pill to at least supplement your workout may arrive one day, and some researchers think they've got a way to make that happen.

By October 7, 2015


Incoming! Chinese rocket engine punches hole in house

And you thought living by the airport was bad...Some residents of China get a new ventilation system in their home courtesy of a spent rocket engine.

By August 31, 2015


Amazon reportedly laying off engineers after Fire phone flameout

"Dozens" of engineers have been dismissed in recent weeks from the secretive lab behind Amazon's consumer hardware, the Wall Street Journal reports.

By August 26, 2015