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head-on collisions


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


ABCs of Car Tech: Driver aid systems

In this week's edition, CNET takes a look at the advanced car tech systems that help prevent accidents and make driving more convenient.

By January 25, 2012


Top tech trends at CES 2012

We put our blinkers on and strided down the Las Vegas strip towards CES, to stick or twist on the tech trends that will shake up 2012.

By January 17, 2012


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


Notre Dame football tests smart mouthguards

Notre Dame's Fighting Irish will test the new X2IMPACT intelligent mouthguard this season. The device records impact data for concussion research while also protecting players during games.

By July 31, 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


Lexus LFA to feature new 'Airbelt,' a seat belt airbag

New seat belt airbag, or "Airbelt," will provide occupants added protection.

By December 6, 2010


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


LHC experiments run at highest energy level yet

After a delay from an electrical hiccup, researchers at CERN successfully operate the Large Hadron Collider and see "beautiful tracks" of colliding protons.

By March 30, 2010