An IIHS report underscores the difference in safety standards between front seats and back seats of vehicles. Passengers are considered relatively safer when sitting in front of cars because of airbags systems and higher quality seat belts.
Public Health April 27, 2019
A 55-year-old woman developed black hairy tongue after getting into a car crash. Even if it looks alarming, the condition is not as scary as it seems.
Medicine September 7, 2018
A test for the SkyRunner flying car went wrong after it crashed into a building just moments after take-off. No one died during the crash.
Viral February 15, 2018
A 35-year-old man was able to regain some consciousness after researchers in France implanted in him a device that stimulated his vagus nerve. He showed increased signs of brain activity and was able to follow basic commands.
Neuroscience September 26, 2017
More cases of driving under the influence of drugs have been reported in states where recreational marijuana is legalized, a new study revealed. These states include Oregon, Colorado, and Washington.
Healthy Living/Wellness June 22, 2017
Car accidents occurred at drastically lower rates among drivers with ADHD taking their prescribed medications than those who aren't, a new study has found. Learn more about this potential benefit of taking ADHD medications religiously, especially for safe driving.
Medicine May 11, 2017
A self-driving car from Uber's fleet was involved in a crash in Tempe, Arizona, and ended up flipped onto its side. The autonomous vehicle was not at fault, but the accident still sparks a new round of questions regarding the safety of self-driving cars.
Car Tech March 26, 2017
Tesla Model X owner Ji Chang Son has sued Tesla Motors Inc. after his electric SUV suddenly accelerated and crashed into his living room, he claims. But Tesla asserts its cars 'do not accelerate without the driver instructing it to do so.'
Business Tech January 1, 2017
A woman driving in Portland, Oregon got into a car crash, totaling her vehicle when she noticed a spider hanging from her rearview mirror.
Viral September 23, 2016
A Tesla Model S car crash in Beijing, China puts the company's autopilot system in the spotlight again. The car owner blames the crash on autopilot, arguing that Tesla sales staff strongly promoted the technology as 'self-driving' and not assisted driving.
Car Tech August 11, 2016
The United States has the highest car crash-related death rates in the world. Why are more Americans dying in roadway accidents and what can be done about it?
Healthy Living/Wellness July 7, 2016
A Tesla Model S driver lost his life in a car crash that seems to have happened after the autopilot feature failed. An investigation is in place, but it seems that a DVD player played a part in the tragedy.
Car Tech July 2, 2016
A 4-year-old boy from Nevada who was internally decapitated in a car crash is now on his way to making a full recovery. His family is thankful to the police officer and his wife who helped him following the accident.
Life & Style June 6, 2016
Former Chesapeake Energy Chief Executive Aubrey McClendon was killed in a car crash on a remote two-lane road in Oklahoma City on Wednesday morning, one day after he was charged by the Justice Department for conspiring to rig oil and natural gas in Oklahoma. McClendon was 56.
Business March 3, 2016
A study shows that about 87 percent of drivers engage in at least one risky behavior while driving. Risky behaviors include distracted driving, speeding, driving while feeling drowsy and red-light running.
Society February 27, 2016
The life expectancy in the U.S. is lower than that of other developed countries. New study reveals this could largely be attributed to three things: guns, cars and drugs.
Life February 10, 2016
Bioengineers developed a psychic robot using a mathematical algorithm that can predict a person's intentions regardless if the action is disturbed. The technology can potentially save lives when used with AI systems.
October 12, 2015
Korean singer Psy crashes his Rolls Royce but is unharmed, according to reports.
Movies/TV Shows July 20, 2015
Real or fictional, it’s never easy to accept the loss of someone you care about. When Derek Shepherd was killed off in ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ fans took to Twitter to react.
Movies/TV Shows April 26, 2015
A participant of Walt Disney World's Richard Petty Driving Experience died in a violent car crash while another suffered minor injuries in Orlando, Florida Sunday night.
Society April 14, 2015
Sharista Giles awakened from a coma to see her son for the first time. She was five months pregnant when a car crash sent her into a coma.
Internet Culture April 13, 2015
Robert Burns Jr., original drummer and founding member of the rock group Lynyrd Skynyrd, died in a car crash near Cartersville, Georgia. Details surrounding the crash are being investigated by the authorities.
Society April 6, 2015
A study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety revealed that distractions were the prevailing factor in almost six out of 10 moderate to severe crashes involving teen drivers. Some of these distractions include grooming, mobile phone use and talking with other passengers.
FUTURE TECH March 25, 2015
Just under two minutes, the footage shows the rescue of "Baby Lily" from the river car crash that killed her mother and left the toddler in critical condition.
Society March 15, 2015
A Utah man saves the life of a baby girl trapped inside an upside-down vehicle in the freezing Utah River. The vehicle struck a cement barrier on the bridge and hurtled into the river.
Internet Culture March 9, 2015
A 92-year old driver lost control of his vehicle at the Piggly Wiggly parking lot and crashed into 9 vehicles. Thankfully, nobody was hurt.
Internet Culture February 18, 2015
A man survived a massive pile-up in Oregon, literally within inches of his life.
Internet Culture January 19, 2015
Arthur Lampitt underwent surgery on Wednesday to remove a metal lever in his left arm that was lodged in there more than half a century ago.
Internet Culture January 2, 2015
As precious hours slipped by and OnStar failed to find a woman injured in a car crash, Apple's Find My iPhone pointed rescuers to her exact location at the bottom of a 300-foot-deep ravine. Her wireless carrier could only direct rescuers to within a seven-mile parameter.
Apps/Software October 15, 2014
Google Images may have been hit by hackers on Aug. 26. The result saw many users' searches return with only images of a Russian car crash.
Internet August 27, 2014