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The Nascar: rules and history

May 17, 2018

In the first races of the NASCAR, the usual stock cars participated. Every team tried to adjust the car to boost the speed on the track. Today, 8-cylinder engines of NASCAR cars with over 750 hp mainly run on oval tracks, though two Nextel Cups are held on the usual ring tracks – Infineon (former Sears Point) and the international circuit Watkins Glen.

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24 Hours of Le Mans: interesting history and rules

May 17, 2018

24 Hours of Le Mans (24 Heures du Mans) is the oldest of the existing road endurance racing, held annually since 1923 near Le Mans in France. The race was also often called the "Grand Prix of Endurance and Efficiency."

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Paris–Dakar Rally: rules and historical facts

May 17, 2018

The Dakar Rally (formerly known as "the Paris–Dakar Rally") is the annual transcontinental rally-marathon, organized by Thierry Sabine. The first raid was held in 1978. Before rally shifted to South America, its starting/finishing point was Senegal’s capital – Dakar.

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The most expensive golf ball

May 17, 2018

A British company Goldstriker specialized on luxurious golden accessorizes created the most expensive golf ball that became an artwork because of the materials used. Initially company is specialized on production and selling of exclusive models of cell phones incrusted with precious stones.

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Freestyle motocross

May 17, 2018

Freestyle motocross or FMX is one of the youngest and dynamically developing kinds of sports. It is done with vertiginous and exciting tricks in the flight at the high attitude. However, it is far from ordinary image about motorbike life with its philosophy and level life

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Diving: all you need to know

May 17, 2018

Diving is swimming under water with a special equipment. The word “Diving” is used to describe the process of the so-called activity “Scuba diving” or swimming underwater with a special equipment

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AI-generated Dinosaurs in Flowers

May 17, 2018

Once some hardly can use PowerPoint for their needs, artist Chris Rodley makes dinosaurs from flowers. Specifically, he creates images via clever neural network.

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Benelli M4 Super 90 / M1014 JSCS (Italy)

May 17, 2018

Shotgun Benelli M4 Super 90 is designed and developed in Italy by Benelli Armi Spa and it is imported into the United States (including for the needs of the Armed Forces) by Heckler & Koch USA, inc.

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M1A EBR with Leupold MK IV LRT rifle scope

May 15, 2018

US Navy Mark 14 Enhanced Battle Rifle is the US marksman rifle, designed by the US Navy forces for special operations on the basis of the M14 rifle. It is used alongside with the Navy Special Forces, including the SEAL.

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Automatic Rifle M16 (AR 15) and 5.56 version

May 15, 2018

Though the US armed forces took an automatic rifle M 14 as a new staff weapon in May 1957, a few months later the military under top secrecy announced a new tender for an infantry rifle. They needed weapons adapted for a single and automatic fire at medium ranges with a maximum weight of 6.6 lb. Such a light rifle required appropriate ammunition

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