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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.
 

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NASA's Other Space Scopes
36
United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Compton Gamma Ray Observatory, Spitzer Space Telescope, Chandra X-ray Observatory
Global Fuel Crisis
40
Steve Fossett (American stockbroker and balloonist) (Travel), GlobalFlyer (Airplane), Airplane engines, Jet (Energy usage), Airplanes, Jet (Design), Voyages around the world
A Rose By Any Name
61
Automobiles (History, Names, Marketing), Dodge Ram (Truck), Dodge Charger (Automobile)
Defending the Front
62
Dynamics of the ecosystem, Biological invasions, Forest management, Wildlife management
Tire Tearing Terror
66
Oldsmobile Toronado (Automobile)
Precision RX.
84
Genetics (Social aspects), Medical technology (Forecasting), Medicine (Forecasting), Two thousand twenty-five (Year)
Electron Drive
92
David E. Cole (American automobile industry consultant) (Interviews), Two thousand twenty-five (Year), Automobile industry (Forecasting), Fuel cell automobiles
Nex Stop, Mars
98
Frederick Drew Gregory (American astronaut and NASA official) (Interviews), Two thousand twenty-five (Year), Space flight, Space research (Forecasting)
A Good Shed Is Not Hard to Find
100
Sheds
The Wreck of the Selendang Ayu
104
Shipwrecks (Aleutian Islands (Alaska)), Oceanography (Alaska), Selendang Ayu (Ship) oil spill, 2004

The Search Of The Next Killer App
70
Computer industry (Forecasting), Application software, Computer programs (Development)
America: 2025
74
Two thousand twenty-five (Year), Technological forecasting
America: 2025
75
Technological forecasting, Two thousand twenty-five (Year)
Fab Homes
77
Kent Larson (American architect) (Interviews), Houses, Prefabricated, Two thousand twenty-five (Year)
Ceiling Unlimited
80
Arthur Morrish (American government research scientist) (Interviews), Airplanes, Military (Forecasting), F-35 (Jet fighter plane), Robots (Military use)
Networked Warriors
82
Lance Smith (American air force general) (Interviews), Military art and science (Forecasting), Two thousand twenty-five (Year), Military computer systems
Lawnmower Tuneup
109
Lawn mowers (Maintenance and repair)
Different Strokes
114
Saws and sawing
Stepping Up
124
Shaker furniture, Stools
Basic Battery Care
131
Automobile batteries (Maintenance and repair)
Digitize Me
140
Optical scanners (Rating)

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