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James Garner, Rockford Files star, dies aged 86

<b>James Garner, the US star of hit TV series The Rockford Files and Maverick and films including The Great Escape, has died aged 86.</b><p>Garner had suffered ill health since a severe stroke in 2008.<p>"Mr Garner died of natural causes," the West LA Division of the Los Angeles Police Department told the BBC, …

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Doctors are ready to test temporary 'suspended animation' to save people with severe injuries

It sounds straight out of a bad sci-fi movie: doctors pump patients' veins full of a preserving agent to keep them in suspended animation. But that procedure could come to a hospital near you in the next few years.<p>The idea is to give doctors a bit more time to treat people with serious trauma. In …

The Fastest Way To Crack A 4-Digit PIN Number [Infographic]

Good ol' 1234 accounts for about 10 percent of passwords. That's more than the bottom 4,200 combinations put together.<p>We know people default to bad passwords, whether for their computers or banking PINs. But, we have to stress this here, people are <i>really</i> bad at picking passwords. This infographic …

Amazing video: Extreme surfers in the Arctic | CNN Travel

Surface to Structure: An Origami Exhibition Featuring 80 Paper Artists at Cooper Union | Colossal

<p>A huge exhibition of 80 contemporary origami artists featuring 120 paper creations is planned to take place this summer at Cooper Union in New York. …

The World’s Largest Photo, Taken with the World’s Largest Camera

Photograph by Robert Johnson<p>“The Great Picture” measures 107 ft wide by 31 ft high (32.6 m x 9.5 m) and holds the Guinness World Record for the …

The GoPro drone that makes art in the sky – in pictures

Photographer Rus Turner strapped his camera to a drone – or quadcopter – and sent it sky-high to capture the rolling countryside of Hampshire from a dramatic new angle

See The World's Largest & Most Impressive Statues

Driven by a desire to understand why society celebrates power, dominance and faith by erecting gargantuan statues around the world, intrepid …

I'm Invisible Now!: Octopus Immediately Turns White To Blend In With Boat After Being Caught

This is a short video of an octopus that's caught by a fisherman and, when it's tossed onto the boat's deck, instantly turns white to try to hide …

8 Incredible Trips You'll Never Be Able To Afford

Why stick to a travel budget when you can spend more than you'll make in a lifetime on a single 40-day vacation?<p>From over-the-top alcohol tasting to cruises too fancy for their own good, you'll probably only take these trips in your wildest dreams... and that's perfectly reasonable.<p><b>Visit pretty</b> …

5 Ways To Avoid Getting Arrested

Last month, a federal appeals court ruled that innocent behaviors -- including driving with a "stiff" posture and acting nervous when stopped on the highway by police -- can be used as probable cause to detain and search a U.S. citizen.<p>Cindy Lee Westhoven was arrested in 2012 after cops found …