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How many of these 39 natural wonders of the world have you been to?

Humanity’s love of travel list-making did <i>not</i> start with the internet age. The famous Seven Wonders of the Ancient World was considered a guidebook …

Halong Bay

The Importance of Being Earnest: Bentley’s Luc Donckerwolke on the Lincoln Continental Brouhaha

You’d think that car designers would, on the whole, be some of the more interesting folks in the automotive industry. More often than not, though, beyond their invariably off-kilter eyewear and well-tailored clothing, they’re about as fascinating as you or me, or at the very least they’re rather …

Volkswagen

Locked Away for Years, Skeleton's Secrets Rewrite Prehistory of North America

People came to the New World thousands of years earlier and by different means of locomotion than expected, says the Sherlock Holmes of old bones.<p>In the summer of 1996, while wading in the shallows of the Columbia River near Kennewick, Washington, two students stumbled onto a skeleton. Dated to …

Anthropology

8 of the strangest places on planet Earth

EARTH IS A MIGHTY BIG PLACE, and if you’re willing to strap on some snowshoes or trek through barren deserts there’s a whole lot of strangeness left …

Nunavut

Tesla Model S, Chevy Corvette Top List Of Vehicles Owners Would Buy Again

Owners of the Tesla Model S, more than owners of any other model, would buy it all over again.<p>In all, 98 percent of those owning the Model S electric …

Tesla Model S

Ferrari FXX K new photos and video from Abu Dhabi debut

Ferrari’s track-only version of its LaFerrari flagship, the FXX K, was revealed during the past week at the Finali Mondiali event held at Abu Dhabi’s …

All The Winners Of The 2014 Game Awards

The results of the 2014 Game Awards in Las Vegas are in and I’m pretty happy with the results.<p><i>Far Cry 4</i> won Best Shooter—I gave the game Best Shooter in my own FPS list a couple days ago.<p>Best Family Game went to <i>Mario Kart 8</i>, and while I didn’t rank my best family games, that one was at the top of …

An elevator 'revolution': Going up, down or sideways

A century and a half ago, the invention of the passenger elevator triggered an urban revolution. All of a sudden, buildings taller than four or five storeys could be built and the result was skyscraper cities, like New York.<p>Today, those same elevators are proving a hindrance to ever-taller towers, …

Elephants distinguish human voices to gauge threat level

Voices of men from ethnic groups that hunt elephants provoked defensive behaviour<p>The big ears are not just for show.<p>Elephants can tell whether a …

Woolly Mammoth Clone Is Now Possible, Say Scientists

Scientists now say they've got enough blood and bone to bring an Ice Age icon kicking and stomping into the modern age.<p>All thanks to a remarkably …

TOTD: Which Full-Size Light-Duty Pickup Would You Choose?

The full-size pickup is the most popular segment in the U.S., and the domestic brands far outsell the two Japanese rivals. In a recent comparison, we put the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71 4×4 and 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Outdoorsman 4×4 against the new aluminum-intensive 2015 Ford F-150 2.7L …

Living in: The world’s most affordable cities

Inexpensive housing, food and transport make these five cities some of the world’s most budget-friendly – but it is their energy and atmosphere that make living there truly priceless.<p>Moving overseas can seem like a costly proposition, at least with all the upfront expenses – but relocating to some …

European Travel

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Burj Al Arab