Vanderhall’s Venice GT is a worthwhile option for those who want to make a statement around town. The Vanderhall Motor Works Venice GT can be driven in California without a motorcycle endorsement. However, driver and passenger are required to wear a DOT-labeled helmet. Adam Waheed Half car, half motorcycle—three-wheelers like Vanderhall […]

We drove the C8, the most exciting new Corvette since the ’63 Split Window. The 2020 Corvette Stingray. Chevrolet On the street, the eighth-generation Chevrolet Corvette Stingray—aka the C8— draws waves and shouts like no Corvette in memory. The vehicles also fulfills a long-explored switch to a mid-engine layout, like the […]

Computer science experts at UTSA have published the first review of the security and privacy risks posed by e-scooters and their related software services and applications. Micromobility vehicles, such as e-scooters, zip in and out of traffic. In San Antonio alone, over 12,000 scooters are on the road. For this […]

Even in unexplored waters, an MIT-developed robotic system can efficiently sniff out valuable, hard-to-find spots to collect samples from. When implemented in autonomous boats deployed off the coast of Barbados (pictured), the system quickly found the most exposed coral head —meaning it was located in the shallowest spot — which […]

Boeing 737 The cracks found in three Qantas-owned Boeing 737s last week led to calls that it should ground its 33 aircraft with a similar service record. Although the three planes have been grounded and will require complex repairs, the cracks – in a component called the pickle fork, which helps strengthen the […]

A new design for lithium-ion batteries could dramatically reduce charging times. (Credit: buffaloboy/Shutterstock) Forget the 10 hours it can take to charge your Tesla Model X. A new battery, created by researchers at Penn State, can complete a charge in as little as 10 minutes. Described in a report published today in Joule, the […]

The slower ships go, the less they pollute Shipowners say they are trying to cut their heavy-polluting industry’s impact on the environment by using cleaner energy—but some have stalled over limiting the speed of ships. Led by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), the industry is considering several options to replace […]