Today we’re going to take a look at something truly exciting that’s been developed by Toyota’s go-fast team, TRD. It’s the 2017 Toyota HiLux TRD. Wait, what? Toyota Racing Development hasn’t really worked this new model over to within an inch of its life, and it really hasn’t done anything to make it a much […]
Toyota's Project Portal involves testing the feasibility of using hydrogen fuel cells in big rig trucks that haul containers in and around shipping ports. Toyota has reconfigured a heavy-duty Class 8 semi-truck to run on hydrogen fuel...Show More Summary
oyota has thrown its hat into the big rig ring, unveiling its vision of a zero emissions semi truck in the united states, just days after tesla ceo, elon musk, confirmed that an electric prime mover was next on the ev firm’s hit list. Show More Summary
UFO watchers have captured some sort of object that doesn’t belong there in footage from the International Space Station (ISS), sparking fears that once again the government is trying to cover up the existence of aliens and UFO’s. As...Show More Summary
Great Britain captain Anne Keothavong, who took over from Judy Murray, has named an unchanged side knowing victory will secure her team a place in the World Group for the first time since 1993.
(NASA/Johnson Space Center) Research into crystal growth in microgravity was one of the earliest investigations conducted aboard the International Space Station and is continued to this day. The unique microgravity environment of space provides an ideal setting for producing crystals that are more perfect than their terrestrial-grown counterparts. Show More Summary
The Toyota Fengchao Fun concept has been unveiled at the 2017 Shanghai motor show, and probably points the way to the look of the China and Asian market Camry. From the side, the concept looks to feature smoothed out versions of the eighth-generation Camry’s doors. At the front and rear, the concept has unique styling, […]
This is NASA's new "space fabric" in development at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The metal textile is 3D printed in one piece yet can be easily folded and flexed. Eventually, the researchers expect that such materials could be used as deployable shields to protect spacecrafts from meteorites, as insulation, or possibly for new kinds of spacesuits. Show More Summary
Car-sharing service Getaround announced Thursday that it raised $45 million in a funding round led by VC firm Braemar Energy Ventures. Toyota, Shanghai Automotive's venture capital investment arm, and SAIC capital also participated in the Series C round. Getaround allows car owners to rent out their vehicles when they're not in use. Show More Summary
For use in short-haul routes, full testing begins this summer.
(ESA/Hubble Information Centre) A Swedish-led team of astronomers used the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to analyze the multiple images of a gravitationally lensed type Ia supernova for the first time. The four images of the exploding star will be used to measure the expansion of the Universe. Show More Summary
"We know that these environments existed near this major pivot point in Mars history, and in mapping their context we know what came first, what came next and what came last," said ack Mustard, a professor at Brown University. "So...
There are so many crime dramas and murder mysteries on TV that it is easy to get lost in the noise. For close to three years, however, FX has been quietly dominating the crime drama arena with Fargo and it has gone relatively unnoticed. Fargo is not only the best crime drama on TV it's one of the best TV shows period. If you're not watching, you need to hop on it immediately.
When it comes to hydrogen-powered vehicles, Toyota is thinking big. Toyota officially unveiled a massive, hydrogen-powered truck on Wednesday that will transport cargo within the Port of Los Angeles. The 18-wheeler is part of a larger...Show More Summary
A low pressure area in the Atlantic Ocean, located southwest of the Azores was designated as Subtropical Depression One on April 19 as NASA examined its rainfall. By April 20 it had become the Atlantic's first tropical depression.
All over a grain of moon rock she was trying to sell to support her family. If you think the headline is awful, wait until you hear the entirety of this tragedy. A couple of days ago, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals released a judgement that agreed with a lower court’s ruling to strip away the immunity of federal agent Norman Conley. Show More Summary
Navy instructor pilots are back in the cockpit after a 12-day "operational pause" for T-45 trainers tied to hypoxia-like episodes.
Brown University researchers have published the most detailed geological history to date for a region of Mars known as Northeast Syrtis Major, a spot high on NASA's list of potential landing sites for its next Mars rover to be launched in 2020.
Here's when to see Lady Gaga, DJ Snake and Gucci Mane on weekend two at Coachella 2017.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite spotted the remnants of Tropical Cyclone 02W southeast of Taiwan in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean as the system was dissipating.