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After Math: When it all comes crashing

Twice: Since being launched in September of 2011, China’s Tiangong-1 space station has only hosted a pair of crewed missions. There won’t be a third because that big ole’ hunk of space metal will come crashing down into the Earth’s atmosphere sometime between now and the middle of April. Thanks ...

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2018 Volkswagen Golf R review – Roadshow

In our review of the 2018 Volkswagen GTI, the Roadshow staff agreed that it’s one of the best “bang for the buck” rides on the road with a sweet blend of performance and price, fun and function. But what if you had just a bit more buck? Could you get ...

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This robo-bug can improvise its walk like a real insect

There are plenty of projects out there attempting to replicate the locomotion of insects, but one thing that computers and logic aren’t so good at is improvising and adapting the way even the smallest, simplest bugs do. This project from Tokyo Tech is a step in that direction, producing gaits ...

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The best paper shredder

How we picked and tested The basic goal of a paper shredder is to reduce a document, data disc, credit card, or whatever else you run through it into tiny bits, confounding any attempts to reassemble the physical data into something that a snoop can read and take advantage of. ...

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2018 Cadillac CT6 Sedan review – Roadshow

A flagship’s role is to stand as the pinnacle of an automaker’s greatest efforts to date. It has to offer the best of what the automaker itself offers, with cost not factoring as much into the equation. The Cadillac CT6… sort of falls into that category. (Some say it’s the ...

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