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12 Things No One Will Tell You, Not Even Your Smartest Friend.

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 03.21.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Hotchkiss

Here now, 12 things no one will tell you. Not even the smartest person you know. That is, until now. You're welcome! 1. What if I needed to eat a ban...

Ford Is Making A Concept Car With Solar Panels For A Roof

The Huffington Post | Gregory Fink | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

What do Superman and the Ford C-MAX Solar Energi concept car have in common? Both receive power from the sun. Set to be unveiled at next week’s ...

This BMW Has Frickin' Laser Beams For Headlights

Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

It’s not a shark with a laser beam on its head, but the new BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car will offer laser headlights in late 2014. The carma...

Pepsi-Flavored Cheetos Exist, Prepare For The Apocalypse

Foodbeast | Posted 10.14.2013 | Taste
Foodbeast

Why stop at mashing together some of the snack world's most classic offerings?

'Green' Car Maker Fires 75 Percent Of Its U.S. Workforce

Reuters | Posted 06.05.2013 | Green

* 160 layoffs latest symptom of cash crunch * Fisker: move necessary to "maximize value of core assets" * Raised $1.2 bl...

89 Miles Per Gallon!

AP | DEE-ANN DURBIN | Posted 01.14.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Volkswagen is getting into the midsize SUV market dominated by Ford and Jeep. The German company unveiled the CrossBlue concept SUV Monday...

GM Losing As Much As $49,000 Per Volt Sold

Reuters | By Bernie Woodall and Paul Lienert and Ben Klayman | Posted 11.10.2012 | Business

(Reuters) - General Motors Co sold a record number of Chevrolet Volt sedans in August -- but that probably isn't a good thing for the automaker's bott...

Heirloom Boom

Sierra | Posted 08.29.2012 | Green
Sierra

Seed Savers has blossomed into a 13,000-member nonprofit whose mission is to preserve and spread heirloom (nonhybrid, that is) vegetables, fruits, herbs, and flowers by exchanging and selling seeds.

PHOTOS: Mesmerizing Biological Delights

Carla Leitao | Posted 04.16.2012 | Arts
Carla Leitao

The expanding definition of "life" or "alive" is not only a consequence of joyful abuse of language and metaphors, but also the outcome of an increasingly able gaze upon the things that make -- and with which we make -- the world we supposedly know.

Ford, Toyota To Work On Hybrid Trucks

Posted 10.22.2011 | Technology

TOM KRISHER, AP/THE HUFFINGTON POST (DEARBORN, Mich.) — A chance meeting in an airport lobby between the top executives of Ford Motor Co. and Toyota...

''Farewell Verses to My Hybrid's Expiring California Carpool Lane Stickers''

Patt Morrison | Posted 08.28.2011 | Los Angeles
Patt Morrison

O little yellow strips of plastic -- How you made my drive fantastic. [At least you minimized the pain: With you, I used the carpool lane.] The...

Greenwashing: Electric Cars and Innovation Stalled

Robert F. Brands | Posted 08.14.2011 | Green
Robert F. Brands

The key issue for any concerned consumer is: Where's the power coming from? Most electricity in the U.S. comes from nuclear facilities or power plants that burn coal or fossil fuels.

25 Most Electric Car-Ready Cities, Ranked by Ford. Is Yours on the List?

Starre Vartan | Posted 06.13.2011 | Green
Starre Vartan

I know I want my next car to be electric, and while I'm waiting, I've noticed that the EV infrastructure is slowly-but-surely popping up all over. M...

Behind The Scenes Of The Chocolate Fashion Show

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Josh Ozersky

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Quiet Hybrids: Are They More Dangerous?

AP | By KEN THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The age of the silent hybrid may be coming to an end. Gas-electric hybrids, propelled by electric motors at low speeds, are well-know...

Along For The Ride: Miyako Hybrid Hotel

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Andrea R. Vaucher

The Miyako Hybrid Hotel is a new property that transports a little bit of Japan to Southern California and, in doing so, provides a very refreshing getaway from the quotidian.

Beijing Auto Show: Automakers Flock To World's Leading Car Market (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Forget the United States -- for many huge companies the most important car market in the world is now China. As the Wall Street Journal noted recent...

Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid: What It's Like To Drive The World's Most Exotic Hybrid Sports Car

Translogic | Diego Rodriguez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Responding to a future clouded by issues such as climate change and peak oil, automakers are looking at new ways -- alternative powertrain technologie...

Nissan Leaf: New Electric Car Will Cost Less Than $32K In The U.S.

AP | DAN STRUMPF and TOM KRISHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Nissan's new electric car will cost just over $25,000 when it goes on sale in the U.S. in December, aiming to bring gasoline-free tec...

Honda CR-Z Sports Hybrid Launches

AP | MALCOLM FOSTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

TOKYO — Honda launched its sporty new hybrid CR-Z on Thursday, vowing to uphold quality amid spectacular safety woes at its archrival Toyota. J...

Japan's Top Selling Car Is A Hybrid: Toyota Prius

AP | YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TOKYO — The Toyota Prius is so sought after in Japan it is the first gasoline-electric hybrid vehicle to top annual sales, with buyers willing t...

Houston and Indy Are Setting Up Plug-In Hybrid Infrastructure!

planetgreen.discovery.com | Planet Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Project Get Ready is a new initiative seeking to help the nation (and Canada!) make the shift away from fossil fuels. Under the project, coalitions in...

Top 10 Green Cars Of 2009

enn.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

So, if you're due for a new ride, consider one of the most eco-friendly cars released this year: from the Tesla Roadster to the Volkswagon Jetta TDI. ...

10 Cars That Show Hope For Detroit

Popular Mechanics | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

If the proverbial light at the end of the tunnel is still dim, many of the recent domestic products have given us hope that these companies will shin...

A Clunky Way to Spend Billions

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Charles Karel Bouley

The recent Cash for Clunker legislation passed by Congress as part of the $106 billion war funding bill is a complete and total waste of a billion dollars short term, four billion long term.