What “Storm Area 51” Can Teach Us About Climate Change

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:58:46 +0000

It started out innocently enough. A college student was up late looking at absurd things on Facebook. After seeing a Facebook event planning the theft of “all of Minnesota’s 10,000 lakes,” David Montero decided he wanted to make something even more ridiculous, just for fun. He quickly put together “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us,” and went to bed

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The Arcimoto Fun Utility Vehicle Is Officially In Production!

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:15:13 +0000

Mark Frohnmayer and the crew of creative crafters at Arcimoto have spent years refining the three-wheeled electric vehicle they call the Fun Utility Vehicle. After eight major revisions, 3 new configurations, a vehicle rental scheme, and all the excitement of taking the company public, they are finally starting production of the first retail builds of the Fun Utility Vehicle

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Grab A Cup Of Coffee, Sit Down, & Relax. You Are Listening To The Beam Podcast

Credit to Author: The Beam| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:00:40 +0000

Co-written with The Beam Chief-Editor Anne-Sophie Garrigou and produced by Anna Siwecka as an extension of The Beam Magazine, The Beam Podcast is a series of 12 podcast episodes released once a month. For 40 minutes, Anne-Sophie and Anna will be talking to global experts and try to understand all the issues related to the climate emergency

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The Water Knife Meets Neuromancer: Machine Learning For Southwestern US Water Quality

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:00:15 +0000

The work of Ketos and the Authority continue to push back the dystopian future of The Water Knife so that Las Vegas gamblers and wedding parties will still be able to drink the water for years or decades to come

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Why GM Auto Workers Are Striking & Some Want To Make More EVs

Credit to Author: Daryl Elliott| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 05:49:49 +0000

Ted Krumm, head of the UAW’s bargaining committee states: “This strike is about us … standing up for fair wages, for affordable quality healthcare, for our share of profits, and for our job security.” Apparently, the autoworker union does not believe that GM is adequately sharing with workers the more than $8 billion in profits the company made in

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September 20 Global Climate Strike Will Be Largest Ever

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 04:30:14 +0000

350.org climate strike mapSeptember 20 will see millions of people around the world assemble to demand urgent and serious action on climate change. Will you be part of it?

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IIHS: Tesla Model 3 Earns Top Safety Score In All 8 Test Categories

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 04:17:34 +0000

The Tesla Model 3 won the IIHS’s TOP SAFETY PICK+ award, which means that the car achieved the top score in all 8 test categories. You cannot get a better score. While this is a tremendous achievement, it’s also not surprising. The Model 3 already achieved the best safety score ever from the NHTSA, and we know that it is the safety leader due to abundant crumple zones, market-leading active safety features, extremely strong doors and a similarly strong roof, a low center of gravity that keeps the car stable, and tremendous traction control

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New Tesla Model 3 Aero Wheel From Fast Wheels — Wicked!

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 03:00:40 +0000

Way back in 2016 when I camped outside the Montreal Tesla store for two nights to reserve my Tesla Model 3 Performance, I can’t say I had wheels on my mind. There were many other things — excitement wondering what the car would actually look like, the experience of meeting so many amazing people from the Tesla community, staving off frostbite … but in that exact moment, any impact about what this car would have on my work was pretty far down the list

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A Practical Reason Why Nürburgring Records Matter To Tesla

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 01:00:55 +0000

Until a couple weeks ago, my knowledge of the famous Nürburgring race track in Germany was basically limited to the strange Ring Racer roller coaster that was built in 2009 to be the fastest in the world, but ended up only operating four days in 2013 after they blew more than 12.3 million euros making it

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Tesla’s Leadership At Nürburgring Is A Win For Everyone

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 22:49:11 +0000

If you are a lover of all things auto, you should celebrate Tesla’s leadership on the Nürburgring track, and I am going to explain why I think this to be so

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