Popular Mechanics

 
October 19th
Built with mostly private money, the BE-4 could be used to build multiple rockets, including ULA's Vulcan and Blue Origin's own New Glenn.
October 19th
You can have a MiG-29 for the low low price of $4.65 million dollars.
October 19th
Two stories tall and 100 percent cool.
October 19th
Scientists recorded a 76 percent decline in bug volume from 1989 to 2016. The midsummer loss during the 27-year-period was as high as 82 percent.
October 19th
The new, cool, and weird stuff from 2017 AIM Expo.
October 19th
The SS Thistlegorm has been digitized for your convenience.
October 19th
The USS Ford's anchor and chain is fast and heavy.
October 19th
The border between our atmosphere and space may be one of the least understood regions in the solar system.
October 19th
These underground networks of "lava tubes" could protect future astronauts from the harsh conditions on the moon.
October 19th
Let's see a self-driving car try to do this.
October 19th
Gravitational waves and the Higgs boson have been accomplished. Here's what's coming.
October 19th
A better vacuum, a hundred dollars cheaper.
October 19th
The problem could trap people in their cars or cause doors to fly open while driving.
October 19th
Five people were injured.
October 18th
Even ones as far away as Alaska.
October 18th
The Sinpo-C class will bring Pyongyang's nukes to sea.
October 18th
By imitating the microscopic structure of a butterfly wing, a group of researchers designed a more efficient solar cell.
October 18th
As the services buy new planes, older ones may remain permanently unfit for combat.
October 18th
Over the last 38 years, this unregistered Trans Am has only accrued 65 miles. It's as close to being factory-fresh as possible.
October 18th
The refinery supplies 40 percent of the jet fuel to nearby Los Angeles International Airport.
October 18th
Difficulty level: Moderate
October 18th
Difficulty level: Moderate
October 18th
This is what $2.4 million gets you, apparently.
October 18th
At altitudes of over 7,000 feet, a fixed-wing aircraft was able to look down on the drama unfolding below.
October 18th
The largest arms manufacturer in Russia is expanding into electric motorcycles.
October 18th
The first A330neo is almost ready for takeoff.
October 18th
Sally Ride and Katherine Johnson of Hidden Figures, reporting for duty.
October 18th
Get a great brushless drill/driver kit for $100.
October 18th
The work to carve out more disposal space will begin later this fall.
October 18th
Who knew a road could be out of tune?
October 18th
The tech giant's range-topping notebook retains the looks of its predecessor. However, underneath them lies an all-new, significantly more powerful computer with serious gaming chops.
October 17th
If you run out of charge in the middle of nowhere, let the drones bring you some juice.
October 17th
The pilot safely landed his plane—loaded with bombs—after experiencing total engine failure during takeoff.
October 17th
At one point, 90 degrees of steering input was needed to continue going straight in the Thrust SSC. That's nuts.
October 17th
The oil tanker was carrying a load of fuel when it accidentally raised an old torpedo from the depths.
October 17th
It was a lot of math and staring through telescopes.
October 17th
Now the burritos can come to your porch.
October 17th
Bombardier will partner with Airbus on C Series aircraft program.
October 17th
The fiery end Monday to parts of Progress MS-07 came as just as planned.
October 17th
The previously undisclosed mission is codenamed "Zuma," and no one knows what the payload is.
October 17th
There is a real danger you might burn your retinas.
October 17th
For those times when you need to do some serious wrenching.
October 17th
The new extreme security measures are a headache, but for good reason.
October 17th
Makerbot helped bring the 3D printing to everyone. Now it's building something for the fans.
October 17th
The latest Google phones have more power, a waterproof design, and arguably the best cameras in the business.
October 17th
However, while the company is developing the engine, the business case for the sports car isn't there yet, according to one report.