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What Do Dynamite, X-Rays, Alfred Einstein, and an Oil Tanker Have in Common? A Nobel
What Do Dynamite, X-Rays, Alfred Einstein, and an Oil Tanker Have in Common? A Nobel

6 Aug 2022, 14:46 UTC / The Nobel family changed the world for ever. Famous for the Prize, the Nobel name is bound to other crucial contributions to the progress of modern civilization

 
Twin-Turbojet Firefighting Tank Is a Nightmarish Utility Vehicle with Soviet Roots
Twin-Turbojet Firefighting Tank Is a Nightmarish Utility Vehicle with Soviet Roots

5 Aug 2022, 19:29 UTC / Fight fire with fire, goes the old saying. Where better to find inspiration for a fiery incarnation of the aphorism than in the Soviet Union?

 
National Average Gas Prices Keep Coming Down, It's Not All Good News Yet
National Average Gas Prices Keep Coming Down, It's Not All Good News Yet

4 Aug 2022, 11:41 UTC / There’s some much-needed relief going on at gas pumps right now. But that’s no reason to be joyful just yet. Here’s why you should postpone celebrations

 
Congo Invites Oil Companies To Buy Tropical Land and Start Drilling, It's Mostly Bad News
Congo Invites Oil Companies To Buy Tropical Land and Start Drilling, It's Mostly Bad News

27 Jul 2022, 05:19 UTC / The African nation says buyers are more than welcome to destroy an entire ecosystem. It’s good news for their economy, but horrible for the planet

 
Aramco CEO's Latest Warning Paints a Grim Picture for Gas Prices
Aramco CEO's Latest Warning Paints a Grim Picture for Gas Prices

23 May 2022, 18:36 UTC / We’re not heading in the right direction. Our problems will continue to persist, and they might get even worse very soon. Here’s one of the reasons

 
Kia Driver Gets the Most Out of Warranty, Drives 608,000 Miles and Swaps 9 Engines
Kia Driver Gets the Most Out of Warranty, Drives 608,000 Miles and Swaps 9 Engines

19 May 2022, 11:04 UTC / An unnamed Kia Sorento owner managed to get what appears to be the warranty deal of the century and used it to the max. They drove 608,000 miles under warranty

 
Is a Metal Oil Filter Better Than a Paper Oil Filter? This Test Has the Answer
Is a Metal Oil Filter Better Than a Paper Oil Filter? This Test Has the Answer

16 May 2022, 16:49 UTC / Oil filters have been around even before combustion engines existed, as they were used in other systems as well. But what is the best for you? This may help

 
Fire Breaks Out at Oil Depot Close to Jeddah F1 Circuit
Fire Breaks Out at Oil Depot Close to Jeddah F1 Circuit

25 Mar 2022, 17:20 UTC / A fire at an oil refinery near the Jeddah race track in Saudi Arabia has led to the temporary halt of the event at the track. Practice was in full swing

 
First Big Bank To Cut Funding for New Fossil Fuel Projects Is European, of Course
First Big Bank To Cut Funding for New Fossil Fuel Projects Is European, of Course

23 Mar 2022, 17:25 UTC / High gas prices keep popping up almost everywhere, but big banks intend to keep their promise on tackling climate change. Now Europe gets a head start

 
IEA Presents 10-Point Plan to Cut Global Oil Consumption, You Might Not Like It
IEA Presents 10-Point Plan to Cut Global Oil Consumption, You Might Not Like It

18 Mar 2022, 17:04 UTC / The International Energy Agency has proposed a list of ten measures to reduce global oil consumption. Most of them involve people doing things they dislike

 
Think About These Regular Service Items Before Buying a Used Motorcycle
Think About These Regular Service Items Before Buying a Used Motorcycle

12 Feb 2022, 13:08 UTC / Buying a used motorcycle is supposed to help save you money, but getting one that had its servce schedule ignored will be expensive. Think about these ten tips

 
Can You Change Engine Oil Without Turning Off a Motor? We Now Have an Answer to This
Can You Change Engine Oil Without Turning Off a Motor? We Now Have an Answer to This

10 Feb 2022, 14:03 UTC / In the long series of people wondering if they could, instead of if they should, a team of gearhreads from Russia attempted an oil change with a running engine

 
Some McLaren Customers Will Be Offered a Hand-Painted Gulf Livery for Their Cars
Some McLaren Customers Will Be Offered a Hand-Painted Gulf Livery for Their Cars

31 Jan 2022, 12:57 UTC / With Gulf Formula Elite becoming the first fill lubricant in all McLaren Automotive vehicles, the British marque has brought back the famous Gulf livery

 
A Different Kind of New Year's Resolutions, Just in Time for a Better 2022
A Different Kind of New Year's Resolutions, Just in Time for a Better 2022

2 Jan 2022, 19:47 UTC / Instead of wishing for a better year in 2022 and doing nothing different, check out this list. It might help you avoid some issues in the next twelve months

 
Toyota Four-Cylinder Engine Teardown Reveals Why It Failed, It Is Easy To Guess
Toyota Four-Cylinder Engine Teardown Reveals Why It Failed, It Is Easy To Guess

30 Dec 2021, 00:20 UTC / The Toyota Camry is considered a safe choice when buying a new or even used car, so it should be reliable, right? Check out this failed engine from a 2008 model

 
Nasdaq Plays Down EV Revolution, Ponders Investing in ExxonMobil.
Nasdaq Plays Down EV Revolution, Ponders Investing in ExxonMobil.

7 Nov 2021, 08:10 UTC / The ideas depicted in this story come to us from the home website of Nasdaq, the second-largest stock exchange market in the world

 
Qatar Wants a Piece of QuantumScape, Buys 4.69% Stake in It
Qatar Wants a Piece of QuantumScape, Buys 4.69% Stake in It

4 Aug 2021, 13:18 UTC / The country that will hold the 2022 World Cup and lives from oil and gas sales is betting on new battery technologies with the American startup.

 
2021 Ford Bronco Break-In Period Revealed: 1,000 Miles
2021 Ford Bronco Break-In Period Revealed: 1,000 Miles

30 May 2021, 18:46 UTC / In the first 1,000 miles of ownership, Bronco owners shouldn't brake hard, hit high speeds, tow stuff, or shift aggressively

 
Completely Filled With Oil, U-Boat's New Watches Are Ispired by the Moon
Completely Filled With Oil, U-Boat's New Watches Are Ispired by the Moon

23 May 2021, 08:40 UTC / U-Boat launched its new collection called Darkmoon. The watches feature a captivating “oil immersion” concept and come with colored dials.

 
Coronavirus Could Drive Oil Prices into the Ground
Coronavirus Could Drive Oil Prices into the Ground

2 Apr 2020, 08:24 UTC / At the end of March, the price for crude oil in the U.S. dropped to a little over $20 a barrel, the lowest level in about 18 years