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Dakar rally gears up in Argentina

Race that moved away from Africa six years ago prepares for 9,000km slog through Argentina, Chile and Bolivia.<p>The 37th Dakar Rally gets underway on Sunday with 406 vehicles facing a 9,000km odyssey through Argentina, Chile and Bolivia and with competitors ranging from 18 years of age to 73.<p>There …

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The 13 Best Things to Watch on Netflix When You're Hungover

<b>1. You've Got Mail and/or Sleepless in Seattle</b><p>Photo: Warner Bros.<p>Absolutely nothing cures a hangover like a greasy breakfast sandwich eaten over a rom-com, and absolutely no '90s movie couple warms the soul like Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks. Just sit back and let the dulcet flirtations of Annie and Sam …

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14 DIY Recipes of Your Fave Cereals

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so shouldn’t it involve more than just a bowlful of off-the-shelf sugar (or simply a mugful of coffee)? These 14 homemade cereal recipes offer a more healthful spin on some of our childhood faves. Whip up a big batch over the weekend to make morning …

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Iran’s Booming Consumer Culture - Photographs and text by Thomas Cristofoletti | LensCulture

During his visit to Cuba in 2012, former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said, “Thankfully we are already witnessing that the capitalist system is in decay, on various stages it has come to a dead end — politically, economically and culturally.”<p>But the changes that have been taking place in …

Beautiful 3D-Rendered Glaciers Look Like Watercolor Paintings

Switzerland-based illustrator Chaotic Atmospheres creates beautiful, compelling views of icebergs in his aptly-titled series <i>Caustic Icebergs</i>. The images are digitally produced through 3D rendering software, and they showcase the illustrator's incredible talent of making computer-generated work look …

McDonald's Unveils Latest Moves to Win Over Customers

Business News<p>McDonald's is ringing in the new year with another push in its effort to revamp its image and relationship with customers.<p>As part of the new look, McDonald's will debut new packaging, signage and uniforms for workers, it said Friday. The company is also planning on increasing its …

Photographer Captures the Isolated Lives of People in Unrecognized Countries

For his ongoing project “Lands in Limbo,” photographer Narayan Mahon has been visiting de-facto countries that aren’t recognized as countries by most …

Gorgeous Angular Home in Zurich That Is Built like a Modern Sculpture

Tasked with the challenge of building a home on a steep, cramped lot in Zurich, Switzerland, L3P Architekten designed an innovative residence that rises in a sculpture-like mass of steel, concrete, and glass from the ground. Known as the <i>Rebberg Dielsdorf House</i>, the dwelling is the result of …

New to nature No 137: Vaejovis brysoni

A new scorpion found in Arizona has an intriguing way of carrying its young<p>Nine new species of scorpions have been discovered in Arizona in the past half-dozen years but many remain unknown to science, a reflection of the paucity of experts qualified to recognise them rather than any shortage of …

Great Blue Hole off Belize yields new clues to fall of Mayan civilisation

Research supports theory that drought and climate conditions reduced Mayans from a regional power to survivors abandoning cities to virtual extinction<p>A massive underwater sinkhole surrounded by reefs, caves and sharks has provided archaeologists with clues in the mystery of the fall of the Mayan …

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The seven habits of highly confident people

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Confidence is crucial to a happy and fulfilling life. It influences your success in leadership, how you engage with your team, and at work in general. It influences how you build your business, how you are in your family life, …

A Gorgeous iPad Air Clone Is Dirt Cheap And Can Run Android Or Windows

The Onda V919 3G Air looks exactly like the iPad Air, but it doesn't run iOS like Apple's current tablets and iPhones. Rather, users can switch between Android and Windows 8.1, Chinese tech blog PC Pop reports (via Phone Arena).<p>There's also another significant difference between the Onda V919 3G …