Swedes Ends Hunt For Mystery Sub

Sweden has been hunting for some sort of mystery... something, in its waters for about a week now. They never were entirely sure what it was, but the best guess was that it was a small Russian submarine. We may never find out now, though, because Sweden just called off the search. » 10/24/14 12:40pm Today 12:40pm

Will I Get Ebola On The Subway? A Breathless Explainer

Ebola is spreading rapidly throughout America, as two nurses who helped a disease-stricken man in Dallas are generally reported to be doing okay and have not infected anyone else. And one doctor in New York has it. Clearly, this is a time for mass panic. You can get Ebola nowhere everywhere, and definitely not on… » 10/24/14 12:12pm Today 12:12pm

Syrian Mine Clearance Shows One Of The Worst Moral Quandaries Of War

To call the Syrian Civil War "complex" is a vast understatement of our times. It's not only complicated in terms of who's fighting, its complicated in terms of what they're fighting for, and how exactly they're fighting it. Take this video of mine clearance, for example. Mine clearance is great, until it so very much… » 10/23/14 5:10pm Yesterday 5:10pm

Watching This Crash Is Like Watching A Terrible Horror Movie For Real

There is one, universal factor that defines bad horror movies, besides Matthew Lillard. That universal factor is that you can see the terrible ending coming from just about 3000 miles away, like these guys do, when they see a drowsy driver and a crash just waiting to happen. SPOILER ALERT: It happens. » 10/23/14 10:48am Yesterday 10:48am

Supreme Commander Of Swedish Forces On Mystery Sub: 'It's Fucked Up'

When we first heard the Sweden was hunting for a phantom submarine that may or may not be stranded in its coastal waters, we knew it was something. Weird? No. Confusing? Possibly, but not quite there. But thanks to the Supreme Commander of the Swedish Forces, we have new terminology for it: "Fucked up." » 10/22/14 2:54pm Wednesday 2:54pm

Big Rig Drag Racing Looks Like Every Breathing Person's Hell On Earth

Le Mans. Indianapolis. Daytona. Suzuka. Such is the Pantheon of international motorsports. And into the Pantheon, steps a new challenger. Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce, Quebec, home of the annual Big Rig Drag Race. A race that would make all the people who want hybrids in F1 faint with quelle horreur. » 10/22/14 1:20pm Wednesday 1:20pm

All The Cars That Look Eerily Alike

I've just stumbled upon an #ancient #conspiracy of #international #theft and #stealing, and I'm about to BLOW THE LID OFF IT. It just so happens that Bentley's concept SUV from 2012 did not have styling influenced by the rest of the Bentley lineup, as you thought. It was something much, much more proletariat. » 10/22/14 12:50pm Wednesday 12:50pm

GM Tells Consumers To Stop Having Passengers In Front Seat Of Some Cars

General Motors sent out urgent letters last night to owners of 2003-2004 Pontiac Vibes and Saab 9-2Xs, cautioning them against letting anyone ride in the front passenger seats until repairs can be made, as part of the ongoing Takata airbag recall. It doesn't get any worse than this for a manufacturer. » 10/22/14 9:27am Wednesday 9:27am

These Guys Landed A Cessna At One Of The Biggest Airports In The World

Chicago-O'Hare airport is one of the busiest in the entire world. A Cessna 172 is one of the smallest planes in the entire world. O'Hare is a place for enormous jumbo jets. A Cessna is a plane for smaller civil airports. These guys just landed a Cessna at O'Hare, and the resulting video is awesome. » 10/21/14 2:03pm Tuesday 2:03pm

Here's The 2016 Ford Focus RS Making An Angry Buzz Around The 'Ring

The new 2016 Ford Focus RS is coming. We know in what form (hatch), we know what engine it'll probably have (2.3-liter turbo four cylinder out of the Mustang), and we know how fast it'll go (like stink). And now you know how flat it'll take a corner around the Nurburgring (quite). » 10/21/14 10:36am Tuesday 10:36am