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House that inspired Up to come down

Disney publicists tied multicoloured balloons to Edith Macefield’s tumbledown home in 2009 to promote the release of the Oscar-winning animation – following her death it’s to be demolished<p>A 115-year-old house which may have inspired the Oscar-winning Pixar movie Up looks set to be demolished, eight …

New Jersey

Sex in later life boosts memory and brain power

Dutch study finds the more sexually active older people are, the better their memories and brain function - as Liz Hodgkinson knows from experience<p>Sex, as we know – at least with the right person – can be a thrilling, mind-blowing experience at any age. But now, new research is showing that in …

5 Superior Alternatives To Apple's New MacBook

Apple describes their New MacBook as “the future of the notebook.” But I’m not buying that prophesy, and neither should you. From an engineering standpoint, Apple’s newest SKU is nothing short of brilliant; its elegant chassis a true evolution in a tech world that measures sexiness in millimeters. …

MacBook Air

Breathtaking Aerial Photos of New York City at Night Captured From 7,500 Feet

Renowned French American photographer Vincent Laforet embarked on the photo mission of a lifetime when he soared 7,500 feet in a helicopter above New York City to capture breathtaking aerial photos of the glittering cityscape at night. Held in only by a full-body harness, leaning out of the chopper …

Photography

Mirrors could replace air conditioning by beaming heat into space

Researchers have created a mirror that not only reflects 97% of light but also radiates heat into the cold depths of the universe<p>A mirror that sends heat into the frigid expanse of space has been designed by scientists to replace air-conditioning units that keep buildings cool on Earth.<p>Researchers …

Apple now bigger than Russia's stock market

Technology giant Apple is worth more than the combined value of all Russian public companies for the first time<p><b>Apple</b> is now worth more than Russia's stock market, new data have revealed.<p>The US technology giant's market capitalisation has overtaken the combined value of all Russian public companies …

Mercedes' Ultra Luxury Maybach Brand Is Making A Comeback

Mercedes-Benz<p>Maybach is back! Well, Sort of. Mercedes-Benz's ultra luxury Maybach brand is making a comeback two years after the German auto giant pulled the plug on the marque.<p>This time around, Maybach will not be a separate brand. Instead, the Maybach name will adorn the top echelon version of …

Maybach

Watch a Toyota Supra Blast a 6.05-Sec, 223-mph 1/4-Mile

There’s a new king of the hill in import drag racing: EKanoo Racing’s 2JZ-powered Supra. All hail!<p>The record-breaking run was a screaming 6.05-second quarter-mile that tripped the lights at 241 mph (388 km/h). According to the EKanoo Racing website, all that power comes from the venerable 2JZ …

Sports Cars

A piece of Apple history sells for $900,000

(Reuters) – One of the few remaining examples of Apple Inc’s first pre-assembled computer, Apple-1, sold for $905,000 at an auction in New York on …

Jeremy Clarkson admits receiving points on licence after speeding

The Top Gear presenter says he was driving so fast he wasn't offered option of taking a speed awareness course instead of points<p>Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has admitted he is to receive points on his driving licence after being caught speeding.<p>The controversial car enthusiast said he was …

Jeremy Clarkson

Couple's Extraordinary 550,000-Mile Road Trip Across 177 Countries Over 26 Years

In 1988, before the fall of the Berlin Wall, Gunther Holtorf and his wife Christine set off on a monumental road trip that would span 26 years, 177 countries, and nearly 550,000 miles (885,139 km). The couple originally planned to spend just 18 months touring the African countryside in their …

Travel