Angel Castro

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The Collier Collection: Florida’s other magic kingdom

Imagine for a moment that the wonders of the Louvre or the Smithsonian were kept behind a permanent velvet rope, available for study only by professionals and scholars. Imagine if such a venue then threw open its doors.<p>After a 20-year period under lock and key, one of the world’s premier private …

Chevrolet Corvette

Lack of Civility is Destroying Washington D.C.

From ‘un-American’ slander to shouting like a teenager at the leader of the free world, politicians on both parties are misrepresenting our …

How to Make an Incredible Burger, According to 6 Meat-Masters

Have you ever gone to a restaurant, had an amazing burger, and then tried to replicate it at home only to have disastrous results? That's what you get for trying. But in the spirit of spreading knowledge and leveling the playing field for meat aficionados everywhere, we consulted six burger experts …

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We may already know how we will cure death—but should we?

A pair of advocates—they do legitimate research too, but their ardor is so intense, it’s hard to call them scientists—believe that they will, within their lifetimes, make ours the first generation of humans to live forever.<p>Their quest is elegantly laid out in <i>The Immortalists</i>, a new documentary …

Singularity

Hennessey Venom hits Bugatti-busting 270.49mph

America’s 1,244bhp hypercar has just gone faster than the Bugatti Veyron SS. TG has the full story.<p>Top Gear can exclusively reveal the Hennessey Venom has hit 270.49mph at the Kennedy Space Center, the highest speed ever recorded by a production car.<p>The 1,244bhp Venom clocked its record-breaking …

Could there be a third world war?

World Affairs editor John Simpson visits the World War 1 battlefields and asks if there could be another world war.<p>Friction between China and Japan is growing, with the US this time on the side of Tokyo, while the importance of the Middle East is diminishing.<p>Our correspondent also warns that war …

Learning to drive stick shift makes people better drivers

Maybe, just maybe, it's safer and better for every road user if we all know how the gears that make the wheels go round ratchet up.<p>There are an increasing number of endangered species in this turbulent world of ours, but none is rushing to extinction faster than the driver who can get from A to B …

Top 5 Ducati SportClassics

For a motorcycle that only sold in small numbers and was produced for just five years, the Ducati SportClassic generates a remarkable amount of press. It’s virtually impossible to find a good condition example on the secondhand market, and if you do find one, you’ll have to pay handsomely for the …

Motorcycles

Nike’s Tinker Hatfield Touts 2015 Arrival for Marty McFly’s Power Laces

Most of you should remember the 2011 release of the iconic Nike MAG, an icon that has been a sneaker collector’s dream ever since the <i>Back to the</i> …

10 Products to Use for Simply Glowing Skin

There is a marketing myth behind skincare that says we need long listed regimen of special products to give us supermodel skin. I'm here to debunk that myth for you. In the past, I've tried topical prescription creams, every type of face wash imaginable, peels, oils, lotions, potions... and nothing …

Daily Inspiration #1673

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What The Internet Would Look Like As A World Map

The world of the Internet mirrors the real-world in myriad ways: there are members (we call them populations), websites (destinations to visit), acquisitions of companies (redrawn political boundaries). So what if the Internet could be visualized like our global politics?<p>That’s exactly what …

Insane New Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Jump Released

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy.<p>The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when he plunged more than 24 miles to Earth's surface, breaking three records in the process.<p>Now, nearly …

Time to retire YouTube, it doesn’t get any better than this space dive video

REMEMBER that dude that jumped from outerspace a couple years ago? His name is Felix Baumgartner, an Austrian skydiver and apparent daredevil. He …

Daredevils

Daily Inspiration #1664

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Chevrolet Corvette Z06, muscle with manners

Unveiled at last year’s Detroit auto show, the seventh-generation Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is a supple kind of monster. A higher-performance version introduced 13 January at the 2014 Detroit show ratchets up the menace without smothering the Stingray's good manners.<p>The Corvette Z06 experience …

FT-1 Concept, Toyota’s scarlet letter, bows in Detroit

Not long ago, it was considered an honour when a sports car was canonised in a video game. Lately, however, the cart has been placed before the virtual horse.<p>Toyota developed its FT-1 Concept for the sixth instalment in the Gran Turismo video game franchise, and rendered it real for audiences at …

10 Things Guys Can Wear To Win Over A Woman

Guys, listen up: Getting dressed is not that complicated. In fact, we can pinpoint certain items that will make you catnip to the opposite sex. Seriously.<p>Ditch your white socks, throw away your stained hoodie and start taking notes. We found 10 items that are so good, they are practically …

Daily Inspiration #1657

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Gorgeous Tokyoflash Kisai Space Digits Wood Watch

<b>Kisai Space Digits Watch</b> now is available with wooden strap. Just in case you didn’t know, we have previously featured the first version here. It …

Daily Inspiration #1658

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TRITON Oxygen Respirator Allows You to Breathe For a Long Period of Time Underwater

Someone said to me once you try scuba diving, you’ll get addicted to it. There’s something about underwater world that makes you pause for a moment …

Scuba Diving

Daily Inspiration #1656

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Supercharged 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 takes the C7 beyond the ZR1 [w/video]

The Z06 is just about everything we got in the last ZR1, but better.<p>After a bright-yellow false start, here is the real thing: the fourth-generation, 2015 Corvette Z06. If Chevrolet makes a ZR1 version of the C7 Corvette, it's going to be absolutely mega, because the Z06 is just about everything we …

JUMP is a Portable Battery that Charges Itself after your Smartphone

Keeping the batteries in your smartphone and tablet topped up throughout the day can be tough. Instead of strapping on a bulky case or carrying an external power brick the size of a small tank, Native Union is offering a smart, pocket-sized charging cable and portable battery called JUMP on …

Unofficial Galaxy S4 KitKat update breaks SuperSU app, but there’s already a fix available

A few days ago, the first unofficial Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat build was released, and those brave enough to test it have discovered that the test OS has a bad surprise under the hood – it breaks the SuperSU’s functionality.<p>The app allows users to better manage their rooted devices, and while …

What Time Is It? Time for You to Design a Better Watch

Everyone loves to back a winner. Eone Time brought the Bradley Timepiece to Kickstarter and the people of Kickstarter backed it to the moon and, uh, …

Daily Inspiration #1652

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