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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 …

Nike+ FuelBand SE now available in Rose Gold, gives you bling-bling status for $169

The Nike+ FuelBand SE is still a pretty young product, having only been officially released earlier this month. Now, as part of its new Metaluxe Collection, Nike is introducing a special edition model in a Rose Gold hue. This shiny but subtle FuelBand SE will be up for grabs beginning on November …

NeuroSky Mindwave

Exercise equipment for the mind<p>Research grade EEG technology for home use<p>Exercise your mind with specially designed neuroscience meditation, mental …

UE BOOM Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Black

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>Make Some Noise: UE BOOM is the 360-degree speaker that drops bold, rich resonant sound in every direction …

Mobile, Accessories & Smart Devices

PlayStation<p>For Professionals<p>Tap into the power of 60+ years of Sony engineering with our industry-leading, professional products

PlayStation

Manny Pacquiao could consider retirement after Rios bout

BANGKOK (AP) — Manny Pacquiao's trainer says the Filipino boxer will contemplate retirement if he fails to perform well against Brandon Rios this month.<p>Freddie Roach said if the Rios fight "does not go well, we will seriously talk about his retirement," but that Pacquiao was training as well as …

Sergio Pérez confirms he is leaving McLaren after one season in F1 team

Sergio Pérez has confirmed he is to leave McLaren at the end of this season. Pérez, who has been with the Woking-based team for a year, informed his fans via an open letter on his Twitter account that the final two races in the United States this weekend and Brazil next would be his last for …

Putin trumps Chuck Norris in black belt stakes

<b>Russian President Vladimir Putin has been awarded the highest rank in taekwondo, it is reported.</b><p>While on a visit to South Korea, he received a ninth-degree black belt from Choue Chung-won, president of the World Taekwondo Federation, Russia's ITAR-TASS news agency reports.<p>The Russian president has …

Rory McIlroy rues missed chances in Dubai in front of Caroline Wozniacki

The appearance of a blonde tennis star alongside Rory McIlroy for 18 holes at the Earth Course appeared more immediately relevant than the Northern Irishman's first-round score in the DP World Tour Championship.<p>The latest set of rumours surrounding the supposed break-up of McIlroy and Caroline …

Man Utd reports record revenues for first quarter

<b>Manchester United has reported record revenue of £98.5m for the first three months of its financial year.</b><p>The 29% revenue rise came after a 63% jump in sponsorship income and an increase in earnings from TV deals.<p>There were 12 new sponsorship deals signed, including one with Russian airline Aeroflot.<p>…

Soccer

Joe Hart's England Omission Opens Door for Deserving Fraser Forster

Link to Media<p>Roy Hodgson has revealed Joe Hart will not feature between the sticks for England against Chile on Friday, opening the door for either John Ruddy or Fraser Forster to make an impression at Wembley.<p>“Joe Hart won’t be starting the game tomorrow night, but I’ll let you work out yourself …

Soccer

Complete Analysis of Mario Baloteli's Italy Role

Link to Media<p>Mario Balotelli is no longer a teenager, so petulant behavior will be less tolerated than it previously was.<p>Link to Media<p>The 23-year-old Italian hitman has shown signs of progression since joining Milan, but a turbulent start to this year's campaign has meant that his starting place on …

Soccer

Will an American figure skater medal at the Sochi Olympics?

Anyone who too quickly discounts the chances for an American woman to reach the Olympic medal stand in figure skating at the Sochi Olympics needs to …

Dario Franchitti retiring due to injuries suffered in Houston crash

The IndyCar career of three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti is over due to injuries suffered last month in a crash.<p>Multi-time IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti is retiring due to injuries suffered in a Oct. 6 crash, Target Chip Ganassi Racing announced Thursday.<p>A four-time IndyCar …

Dwell

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Home Tours

Skiing on icebergs in Antarctica – in pictures

Daredevil Chris Davenport climbed a 60ft iceberg in the Antarctic – and then skied down it, coming perilously close to taking a dip in the icy waters below. Photographer Greg Von Doersten captured the moment from a nearby zodiac. The team also took on giant peaks and mountains in the remote area

Articles about 10 dwell houses their own words on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

San Francisco

Stark White Twisting Home Mimics Surrounding Hills

Designed by international architectural firm UNStudio, this single family home is an example of modern architectural stylings with a few added twists. Built in Stuttgart, Germany, the <i>Haus am Weinberg</i> is built in an area that balances the peace of the countryside while still offering sprawling city …

Architecture

A Ferrari fit for a child

“It’s not a simple plastic child’s car with pedals.”<p>Among great automotive understatements of 2013, this would earn a place of privilege. Alain Squindo, vice president of Ontario, Canada-based RM Auctions, was speaking of the Ferrari 180 Testa Rossa, a hand-built confection manufactured in Italy …

Auctions

The Gallardo LP560-2, Lamborghini’s white ghost

“If you just want to know the time, buy a Seiko.” That was my late father-in-law’s justification for owning a beautiful, if anachronistic, mechanical Rolex wristwatch.<p>The 2013 Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-2 50˚ Anniversario is a stripped-down, rear-wheel-drive, manual-transmission, limited-edition …

Lamborghini

The Jet Capsule Is A Cross Between A Yacht And A Jet-Ski

Watercraft are one of those creations where the technology is constantly advancing, and yet the price will never fall to the point where you can …

Science May Start Giving Us Wolverine-Esque Healing Factors

Everybody knows that Wolverine’s real power is his healing factor. Sure, the claws are fun, having adamantium bonded to your skeleton is useful, but …

Upp: Your Own Personal Hydrogen Fuel Cell

Hydrogen fuel cells are, in a word, awesome. The fuel is cheap, as hydrogen isn’t exactly a hard thing to find. They don’t pollute; the byproducts …

Motorola's Moto G: Kit-Kat At A Low Price (video)

Motorola Mobility spent years under the radar after Google bought it out, working on secret projects. We got a load of the Moto X recently, and now …

7 Fitbit Force First Impressions (list)

The Fitbit Force was unveiled not more than a few weeks ago. And last week it finally showed up at my door. I’ve been using for the last week and …

Nikon’s New D5300 Digital SLR comes with Built-in Wi-Fi and GPS

Nikon has just released the new D5300 Digital SLR camera that comes with built-in Wi-Fi and GPS, a first for the company in single-lens reflex camera …

'Lopsided' test scores may predict Alzheimer's sooner - Futurity

The pattern of scores on cognitive tests may help doctors determine if minor memory loss is benign or a stop on the road to Alzheimer's disease.

Alzheimer's Disease

Beautiful Science: What Your Body Looks Like Under a Microscope (+Photos)

Imagine you have shrunk to a microscopic size and you are standing on a molecule inside a human body.<p>The molecule is as big as a planet under your …