Gulfstream Unveils G500 and G600

The electric system, for instance, will have left and right engine-driven 40-kVA generators, a 40-kVA APU-driven generator and a 15-kVA ram air turbine. The dual piece, direct-drive titanium fans about 50 in. in diameter and three-stage low-pressure

A timeline of inventions

By February 1902, teams of men from Booth's British Vacuum Cleaner Company were turning up at homes with a five-horsepower engine and a huge hose fitted with a filter for cleaning carpets. Two years later, he introduced an electric-powered machine weighing

Get a Crash Course in Writing from 20 Journalists

I only remember one practical writing lesson from my three years as an English major: Whenever you can, put the best bits at the end of the sentence. Put the next-best bits at the beginning, and put the rest in the middle. This trick works in every kind of

Thorium Power Is the Safer Future of Nuclear Energy

Nuclear fission using thorium is easily within our reach, and, compared with conventional nuclear energy, the risks are considerably lower. Thorium’s Story Ideas for using thorium have been around since the 1960s, and by 1973 there were proposals for

Entertainment News - Los Angeles Times

You’ll hear “Rockstar,” all right — it just may be harder to find an actual rock star. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Tuesday revealed the lineup for its 2018 edition, and for the first time in the annual festival’s 19-year

Managing diabetes with nanomedicine: challenges and opportunities

Nanotechnology-based approaches hold substantial potential for improving the care of patients with diabetes. Nanoparticles are being developed as imaging contrast agents to assist in the early diagnosis of type 1 diabetes. Glucose nanosensors are being

Ask the Best and Brightest: Your Entire Car Owning History Please

But the car was damned. First, the entire transmission had to be replaced. Then, everything else. When I, uh, danced with an Subaru Impreza Turbo on a series of long sweepers, I realized the Ferrari’s high speed stability was dubious. I decided to get

I Need A Cheap Ride To Help Me Get Back On My Feet! What Car Should I Buy?

Something I know will get me to work every day without exploding. I’d like it to be fun, but not holding my breath. At this stage, I don’t have much money, but I could swing about $5,000. I would prefer a manual car so it’s more fun to drive

Illinois Wants To Ban Location Tracking Without Consent

It’s increasingly difficult to do anything on your phone nowadays without sharing your geolocation information. Certain Snapchat filters, Facebook status updates, Instagrams, and even text messages are all potentially tied to geolocation data. It’s