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Photos of the First Flower Grown in Space | Colossal

<p>As part of a new series of experiments aboard the International Space Station to study how plants grow in microgravity, astronauts have planted and …

NASA Astronaut Tweets Image of First Flower to Ever Bloom in Space

This orange flower symbolizes a notable moment in human history—it is the very first flower to bloom in space. The images were recently tweeted by astronaut Scott Kelly from aboard the International Space Station, as the successful result of experimentation with plant growth in zero gravity. Kelly, …

MB&F's Sherman Robot Desk Clock

With each new release, luxury Swiss horological design house MB&F demonstrates a level of imagination uncommon in today's world of mechanical time-telling—especially when it comes to desk clocks. With Sherman (unveiled today at Geneva's annual fine watch-making fair Salon International de la Haute …

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Henry was my childhood hero - Lewandowski

The Poland international, who believes his nation can spring a surprise at Euro 2016 next summer, hailed the former Gunners striker as a player he has always looked up to<p>Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has cited Arsenal legend Thierry Henry as his childhood hero, saying he has always been …

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Barcelona vs. Athletic Bilbao: Goals, Highlights from the 2015/16 La Liga Match

Link to Media<p>Camp Nou was in the Messi mood on Sunday as Barcelona hosted Athletic Bilbao in La Liga.<p>The Argentinian's fifth Ballon d'Or trophy was shown off before the fixture, and the fans unveiled a massive tifo in recognition of his achievements before kick-off.<p>It didn't take long for Leo Messi …

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Articles about rooftop garden grows home gritty brooklyn neighborhood on Dwell.com - Dwell

Building on the site of a former one-car garage, an architect creates his family’s home in an evolving, industrial neighborhood...<p>Thomas Heatherwick combines infrastructure with public space to make the world a little greener.<p>An 1885 house in Montreal dips a little into its backyard for spare space.<p>…

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Titanosaurs: the largest animals ever to walk the Earth

How do you eat a skip full of food every day without ever chewing? How do you walk on tiptoes when you’re the length of four London buses? How do you have sex when you weigh 70 tons? While the answers to these three questions is probably “with great difficulty”, scientists are tackling such …

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Porsche CEO: Diesel Cayenne Emissions Fix Is In, Pending Approval

While the diesel-emissions scandal focus has largely focused on Volkswagen these past few months, remember that both Porsche and Audi are also swept up in the controversy thanks to a shared, non-emissions-compliant 3.0-liter diesel V-6. At the 2016 Detroit auto show, Porsche’s CEO Oliver Blume …

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2016 Jeep Cherokee

Features & Options<p>Package<p>Invoice<p>Retail<p>Safety Group (Fleet) - AJ1<p>INCLUDES: Accessory Switch Bank Module; Air Conditioning; Parking Distance Sensors, Rear ParkView Camera; [CSD] Tonneau Cover<p>$541<p>$595<p>Cold Weather Group - ADE<p>INCLUDES: Air Conditioning; Block Heater; Driver Seat, Heated; Floor Mats, …

Nissan Builds Tracked Rogue, Instantly Makes the Rogue Cool

Nissan is starting to make a habit of swapping its crossovers’ wheels with snow tracks. Following last year’s tracked Juke Nismo RS, the company has unveiled a new tracked Rogue. The only difference? Whereas the Juke was built in Europe and demonstrated in Finland, the newly tanklike Rogue was …

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2016 Mini Cooper Convertible Priced Under $27,000, 2017 JCW Under $37,000

Mini had let its Cooper convertible overripe in the sun, with that car’s older design continuing unchanged for two years after the third-generation hardtop models arrived for 2014. Now an all-new 2016 version is out—as is a new John Cooper Works, which is badged a 2017—and the good news is that …

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First 2016 Ford Focus RS Exits Assembly Line

If you’re wondering just how close the Focus RS is to U.S. shores, it goes on sale this spring. We’re just as excited as many of you; having been tantalized by a ride-along in an RS prototype late last year, and we’re eager to bring you a full first-drive review soon. As if anyone needed more …

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Porsche Stays Committed to the Flat-Six for the 911

Few things are certain beyond death and taxes. But we can tentatively add the continuance of the Porsche 911’s character-defining flat-six engine to that list.<p>That’s the reassurance we take from our interview with Erhard Mössle, engineering boss for the 911 Turbo, Carrera 4, and Targa, whom we …

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Toyota to Enter Racing Version of C-HR CUV in Nurburgring 24 Hours

Baby crossover to race alongside Lexus RC and RC F.<p>Toyota Gazoo Racing has announced that it will enter this year’s 24 Hours of Nürburgring with a three-car lineup. In addition to a Lexus RC and RC F, the team announced Toyota’s upcoming crossover, the C-HR, will complete the roster.<p>Toyota boss and …

Spec BMW 7 Series Will Feature Remote-Controlled Parking

BMW is first to roll out the automated feature.<p>The new BMW 7 Series will eventually get a feature to help ease the struggle of parking in tight and cramped spots. According to <i>AUTOMOBILE,</i> BMW’s flagship sedan will eventually offer Park Assistant Plus, an option that allows owners to maneuver their 7 …

2016 Mini Cooper Convertible JCW Receives 228 HP

Automaker announces pricing for entire convertible lineup.<p>On sale this spring, the 2016 Mini Cooper Convertible starts at $26,800. The range-topping JCW model, which packs 228 hp, jumps to at least $36,450.<p>For the new model year, the Mini Cooper convertible receives additional paint colors …

Volkswagen Beetle Reviews | Volkswagen Beetle Price, Photos, and Specs

You wouldn’t know by looking at it, but the 2018 Volkswagen Beetle has a new heart. The retro-styled hatchback and its convertible counterpart swap last year’s 170-hp turbocharged 1.8-liter inline-four for a 174-hp turbo 2.0-liter four that can run on a modified version of the more efficient Miller …

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Rise of the Machines: Yamaha Creates Motorcycle-Riding Robot

Project's ultimate goal is to race on track.<p>The robot revolution is upon us, and it begins with this motorcycle-riding automaton developed by Yamaha. Called Motobot, the simulated rider can mount an unmodified motorcycle and control steering, throttle, and braking using human-like movements.<p>Motobot …

Introducing Osman's Menswear Debut

<A href="http://www.vogue.co.uk/brand/osman">OSMAN</a> is making his first official foray into menswear, launching his debut collection this week. …

Liverpool Transfer News: Major Jamie Vardy Rumours, Daniel Sturridge Warned

Link to Media<p>Liverpool are reportedly leading the race to sign Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy in a £25 million deal, with the Reds’ current star forward, Daniel Sturridge, warned about his spot at the club.<p>According to Paul Hetherington of the <i>Daily Star Sunday</i>, Liverpool are the “most likely” …

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Oil slump - the true cost of falling prices

<b>Oil industry effects</b><p>Up to 65,000 jobs have already been lost from the British offshore oil industry since the cost of crude fell from a peak of $115 per barrel in June 2014 to its latest level of $30. A further decline to $10 would clearly turn a cull into a massacre, not least because the North …

Oil & Gas Industry

Oil price woes deepen as Iran vows to add 500,000 barrels a day

Global oil prices will remain under pressure this week after Iran said it was ready to add half a million barrels a day to crude exports just hours after international sanctions were lifted this weekend.<p>Iran’s president, Hassan Rouhani, hailed a “glorious victory” as his country relished …

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Jeremy Corbyn won't name his cat and instead simply calls it 'the cat'

The Labour leader says he calls his black and white ‘El Gato’, which is 'the cat' in Spanish<p>Jeremy Corbyn has revealed he won't name his black and white cat and instead simply calls it 'the cat' in Spanish.<p>The Labour leader says he calls his pet ‘El Gato’ and that it answers to the tune of ‘Tie a …