monster machines
This Ship Flips to Rise Five Stories Above the Sea Surface

In the early 1960s, the US Department of Naval Research needed a new way to study the acoustic targeting for submarine rockets. The ship had to be silent and stable—more buoy than boat. The design that met the requirements became the world's only vertically-flippable research vessel. Either that, or the lamest Transformer since Bumblebee. Read More >>

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A Test That Will Tell You If You’re Going To Have a Heart Attack

Scientists have developed a test that detects whether the large, misshapen, mutant cells that indicate you're due for an acute myocardial infarction are circulating through your bloodstream. Read More >>