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head-on collisions


Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse: Priciest car we've ever driven (CNET On Cars, Episode 19)

Bugatti's open-top Veyron holds a speed record and just about everyone's stare; Cooley's Top 5 cars of 2013 (so far); AWD systems explained; and a look at BMW M3s, then and now.

By June 1, 2013


Higgs boson revelation set for July 4: Fireworks, or dud?

Physicists in Europe are ready to offer up their latest findings on a mysterious subatomic particle known as the Higgs boson. And the universe may never be the same.

By July 2, 2012


Heads up! NASA satellite descends toward fiery doom

The descent of a dead, bus-size satellite has slowed a bit and radar tracking now indicates it will fall back to Earth late Friday or early Saturday, possibly showering debris along a 500-mile-long "footprint."

By September 23, 2011


BBC maps all UK car crashes since 1999

The BBC has created a fascinating animation that depicts the number of road accidents that have occurred in Great Britain since 1999.

By December 14, 2011


Car Tech Live 210: CNET gets the Chevy Volt (podcast)

Toyota and Microsoft head for the clouds, 2010 the safest year ever on U.S. roads--the technologies behind that, what Lexus has up its green sleeve in New York, and we hit the road in the 2011 Chevy Volt.

By April 8, 2011


Size matters in car collision test

Web video shows three front-to-front crash tests, each involving a microcar or minicar into a midsize model from the same manufacturer.

By April 15, 2009


Americans may have planned satellite collision, says Russian general

A former head of Russia's military space intelligence has suggested that the America may have planned for the collision between the American and Russian satellites in order to prove it can manipulate hostile satellites.

By March 4, 2009


Secrets of 'The Bourne Ultimatum' car chase scenes

Stunt drivers from the new blockbuster film starring Matt Damon show off a VW that appears to drive itself.

By August 1, 2007