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October 19, 2017 8:25 AM Scientists Discover Cave On Moon Big Enough To House Astronauts

The cavern is believed to be a lava tube created by volcanic activity about 3.5 billion years ago. Tokyo: Scientists at Japan's space agency have discovered a huge moon cave that could one day house a base that would shelter astronauts from dangerous radiation and wild temperature swings, officials said Thursday. Data taken from Japan's SELENE lunar 144

October 12, 2017 5:13 PM 2018 Land Rover Range Rover, 2019 P400e Hybrid Preview

The flagship model of the Land Rover brand is getting some updates to its features and looks, as the 2018 Range Rover lineup has been unveiled. Powertrains have not changed, with the exception of the new top-trim SVAutobiography Dynamic model. And hot on the heels of the new 2018 version will be a Range Rover first — a model-year 2019 plug-in hybrid 92

October 12, 2017 3:57 PM 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Velar first drive review: sumptuous SUV

Land Rover has learned a thing or three since its sale nine years ago. First, pegging your future and bottom line on an all-SUV lineup can be rewarding (except when it isn’t). Second, British automobiles and reliability don’t have to be mutually exclusive (except when it is). Third, economy of scale can work wonders—especially when it’s called the 2018 Land Rover 347

October 12, 2017 8:10 AM 2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e plug-in hybrid revealed, on sale in US next year

inline-4 cylinder engine, rated at 269 horsepower, paired to an 85-kilowatt (114-hp) electric motor. In total, the system makes 398 hp and 472 pound-feet of torque; Land Rover says the SUV sprints from 0-60 mph in 6.4 seconds and features a top speed of 137 mph. 13.1-kilowatt-hour battery pack will power the Range Rover P400e for 30 miles on pure electric 57

October 10, 2017 8:19 PM The new Range Rover’s most important numbers

From its 25 massage functions to its 177,030 pounds sterling, the new RR in numbers Yep, a mid-life refresh means new paint colours (two), new wheel choices (six) and, most importantly, new headlight options (four). All of them are LED, with the standard option – confusingly called ‘Premium’ – coming packed with 24 LEDs. The number rises exponentially 42

August 21, 2017 3:05 PM Nighttime forecast for Mars: Bursts of rapidly falling snow

Headed to Mars? Remember to pack your snow gear. Turns out that there are snowstorms on the Red Planet at night, according to a new paper. The findings, published in the journal Nature Geoscience, could shed light on the dynamics of the planet’s ancient climate — and reveal that even today, Mars remains a more dynamic world than some scientists expected 122

August 18, 2017 6:16 AM Mars rover to focus on alien life

An American mission to Mars will focus on three key areas where alien life may once have thrived and gather samples to be returned to Earth, scientists have been told. The Mars 2020 mission will launch a rover to the Red Planet in three years time to look for chemical relics of Martian bugs. ExoMars Rover, a European mission also launching in 2020, will use similar 113

August 11, 2017 3:51 PM Kenya on edge as citizens await the results of a heated presidential election

NAIROBI — Kenyans waited anxiously on Friday for the results of a heated presidential election earlier in the week that has brought the country to a near standstill. Preliminary results show the incumbent, President Uhuru Kenyatta, leading by nine percentage points with nearly all the votes counted. But those numbers have been rejected by the leading 60

August 9, 2017 11:02 AM Bookings open for all-new Land Rover Discovery

NEW DELHI: Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) on Wednesday announced opening of bookings for the all-new Land Rover Discovery at any of its 25 authorised retailers as well as online. The SUV will be launched in November at a starting price of Rs 68.05 lakh. Touted as a 'family SUV', the new Discovery will be powered by a 3-litre TDV6 190 kW diesel and a 3-litre 51

August 9, 2017 10:07 AM Land Rover Discovery Launch In October; Deliveries To Commence Post Launch

In India, the price of the Land Rover Discovery will start at Rs. 68.05 lakh for the petrol-powered S variant, going up to Rs. 1.02 crore for the top-end diesel-powered First Edition variant. Land Rover India will launch the all-new Discovery luxury SUV in India on October 28, 2017. The Tata Motors-owned British carmaker today officially commenced the bookings 56