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What Happens When a Ghost Town Turns Into a Lab

What Happens When a Ghost Town Turns Into a Lab

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

Gothic, Colorado is a surreal place. Once populated with thousands of silver-seeking miners, the tiny outpost is now home to the Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, where dozens of scientists are coming to grips with the consequences of climate change (among other things). Some of them have been doing research… Read more…

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The New Chevrolet Blazer May Ignite A Tweetstor...

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories that are your air, that you need to know to live. Read more…

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The New Chevrolet Blazer May Ignite A Tweetstorm When President Trump Realizes It's Built In Mexico
Friday's Best Deals: Standing Desk, Smart Lighting Kits, Dolby Atmos Receiver, and More

Friday's Best Deals: Standing Desk, Smart ...

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

Save big on a standing desk riser, two smart lighting kits, a Dolby Atmos receiver, and more of today’s best deals. Read more…

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This 'Fix A Car, Get A Car' Craigslis...

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

If “Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap” crescendos in your head and your pulse picks up a little while you read this Craigslist ad, offering a Toyota MR2 in trade for labor on a Porsche 914, welcome to Jalopnik, you have found your people. Read more…

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This 'Fix A Car, Get A Car' Craigslist Deal Is Legit Car Enthusiast Economics
The 2018 BMW M240i Coupe Is Still The Best

The 2018 BMW M240i Coupe Is Still The Best

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

Now that the mighty BMW M2 is here, you might overlook the 2018 BMW M240i Coupe. That’s unfortunate, because letting the medium-heat 2 Series slip by you would be a big mistake. This is still my favorite practical, comfortable, two-door, performance luxury car currently on the market. Read more…

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The New Toyota Century Rightly Costs As Much As...

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

Since 1967, if you’re a bigshot in Japan and you want to be driven around in a manner that’s befitting your considerable station, you really only have one choice: a Toyota Century. Now, after a 21-year reign of the outgoing model, an all-new hand-crafted Century emerges, ready for your quiet, dignified worship. And it… Read

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The New Toyota Century Rightly Costs As Much As Two Lexuses
Dad Who Pulled His Son From A Burning Race Car Gets Put On Probation By Race Track

Dad Who Pulled His Son From A Burning Race Car ...

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

“No one except sweet baby Jesus” would have stopped one dad from jumping over pit wall and onto the track at South Boston Speedway to help his son get out of a burning race car, but the track will stop him from doing certain things in the future. He’s been put on probation for the

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Carspotting: Meet NYC's Best London Cab An...

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

Welcome back to Carspotting! It’s been a while but we’re back with the worst walking tour of New York City, headed by me, a hack who is barely qualified to tell you which subway lines go uptown or downtown. It’s no longer a live series—let us know what you think about this—but we’re still out

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Carspotting: Meet NYC's Best London Cab And Why The World Loves The XJ Cherokee
Uber Driver in Fatal Tempe Crash May Have Been Watching The Voice Behind the Wheel

Uber Driver in Fatal Tempe Crash May Have Been ...

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

The crash of an Uber self-driving car that killed an Arizona woman in March was “entirely avoidable,” according to police reports released by the Tempe Police Department. Cellphone data obtained by police suggests that the Uber operator was also streaming an episode of reality show The Voice at the time of the fatal… Read more…

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The Best Standing Desk Riser Deal We've Ev...

June 22, 2018 By Gabby Abir

So you want to try a standing desk, but you’re not ready to commit to it for eight hours a day…what do you do? You buy a discounted monitor riser, and sit or stand whenever you feel like it. Just don’t be too smug about it. Read more…

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The Best Standing Desk Riser Deal We've Ever Seen Is Only Available Today