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NextEV's NIO EP9 electric hypercar looks wonderful

NextEV's NIO EP9 electric hypercar looks wonderful

Its mission may change in the future, though. On October 12 the NIO EP9 recorded a 7:05.12 lap record at the Nurburgring's Nordschleife, bettering cars like the Lexus LFA (7:14), Dodge Viper SRT-10 ACR (7:12), Gumpert Apollo Sport (7:11) and even the R35 Nissan GT-R Nismo (7:08).


Space station receives oldest female astronaut, bit of Mars

Space station receives oldest female astronaut, bit of Mars

Russian Federation has repeatedly threatened to block America access to the $150 billion International Space Station in response to US sanctions. They are expected to enter the station some time after 00:35 GMT. Frenchman Thomas Pesquet, a rookie astronaut, is the first French national sent to the ISS by the European Space Agency (ESA) since 2008. During her prolonged stay on the ISS, she will eventually surpass Jeff Williams as the American with the longest time in space, including among ...


Flynn: Critic of Muslim militancy and culture

Flynn: Critic of Muslim militancy and culture

Flynn's seeming affinity for Russia - he has dined with Russian President Vladimir Putin - and inclination toward stronger military action would suggest he is on the same page as the Trump administration on changing the way USA relations with the country and its leader work.



Soyuz Rocket Carrying 3 Astronauts Blasts Off To ISS

A Soyuz rocket carrying a veteran American astronaut, a French newcomer and a Russian cosmonaut blasted off for the International Space Station on Friday. "We're looking forward to having Peggie and her crew up on orbit ... to really really start showing what this facility can do in terms of research potential", Mr Gerstenmaier said.


Chinese makers lead smartphone growth

Chinese makers lead smartphone growth

According to Gartner , Android accounted for 87.5 percent of all smartphones sold, up from 84.7 percent previous year. "China led the growth in the smartphone market in the third quarter of 2016", said Anshul Gupta , Research Director, Gartner.


Amazon Starts Selling Cars Online

Amazon Starts Selling Cars Online

Which has been Amazon's business scheme since the beginning, and has put many brick and mortar retailers out of business. The Italian automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has partnered with USA e-commerce giant Amazon. He said research had revealed that half of Italians were willing to buy a vehicle online but 97 percent still preferred to pick it up at a traditional dealer.