This Mountain Bike Trail Is Nothing Short Of Terrifying

This is nothing like riding a bicycle. In the video above, competitive cyclist Dan Atherton rides down the utterly frightening, extremely rocky, seriously steep Red Bull Hardline track. And did we mention there is a 50-foot jump? The good news for Atherton is that he designed the downhill mountain bike trail, located in Wales, according […]

Big Oil Could Have Cut CO2 Emissions In 1970s — But Did Nothing

In 1963, Esso (now Exxon Mobil) patented a design for a “novel and highly efficient electrode” for use in fuel cells — a possible means of decreasing carbon emissions and producing cleaner-burning vehicles. Research into this innovative technology, the company said at the time, “has been greatly accelerated.”  But, as Carroll Muffett, president of the Center […]