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The TomTato – A Plant That Grows Tomatoes above Ground and Potatoes Below

An extraordinary plant that produces both tomatoes and potatoes <i></i>has been developed in the UK. Just one of these bad boys can grow more than 500 sweet …

The World’s Most Dangerous Hiking Trail

As wonderful as Chinese tea is, it is definitely not something you’d closely associate with exhilaration, adrenaline and the fear of death. Mt. …

Doctors attach man's severed hand to his leg to keep it alive – in pictures

Xiao Wei lost his right hand in an accident at work but could not have it reattached to his arm immediately. Instead the hand was kept alive by stitching it to Xiao's left ankle and "borrowing" a blood supply from arteries in the leg

Selfies of 2013 – the best, worst and most revealing

Don't pout, it's hard to deny that this has been a special year in the history of taking pictures of yourself using a mobile phone. With that in mind, we announce the Guardian selfie awards<p>This was the year that the selfie reached saturation point. Celebrities took them. Politicians took them, …

Motor Trend 2014 Truck of the Year Contenders - Motor Trend

Strength In Numbers: Four Categories of Contenders Make Up The Largest Slate Ever<p>For the last few years, not that many trucks have qualified for Truck of the Year. We knew it was temporary, and that new trucks would make a comeback. It seems 2014 is the first wave of this revival. Because of that, …

Best free Android games of 2017

Have some time to kill and only your trusty Android phone to keep you company? Take a gander at some of the most exciting, engaging, and free games …

Photographer Uses Cheap Home-Made Camera Rig To Take Stunning Close-Ups of Snowflakes

As fascinating as macro photography is, most of us think we can’t do it because it requires specialized equipment. Russian photographer Alexey …

Toyobaru Invasion: Top 7 FR-S, BRZ Coupes of 2013 SEMA Show

We Pick Our Favorite Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S Models of the Show<p>The Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S twins had a strong showing at the 2012 SEMA Show, and judging by the number of modified Toyobarus at the aftermarket show this year, the enthusiasm for the rear-drive coupe hasn’t died down. Below are our …

33 Amazing Ideas That Will Make Your House Awesome

We’ve all got some sort of idea of how our dream home might look. Some of us have just got to have a pool, while others want clever modern design, …

10 Cats That Got Famous For Their Awesome Fur Markings

Cats are the undisputed lords of the internet. They make almost anything funnier and cuter, and they incidentally make great pets and friends as …

The Hyperrealistic Sculptures of Ron Mueck

London-based sculptor Ron Mueck, formerly a model maker and puppeteer for children's television and films, has been creating fine art sculptures since 1996. Using resin, fiberglass, silicone, and many other materials, Mueck constructs hyperrealistic likenesses of human beings, while playing with …

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

I am what you might call a recovering junk food addict—and one that had an especially strong penchant for candy.<p>And while I’ve managed to get my sweet tooth under control in recent years, I still have quite a weakness for homemade versions of classic treats.<p>Being able to create them without …

Dessert

The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

Cooking

The Prince Who Blew Through Billions

When two British lawyers, Faith Zaman and Thomas Derbyshire, signed on in 2004 to manage the affairs of Prince Jefri Bolkiah, notorious playboy brother of the Sultan of Brunei, they entered a world of orgiastic wealth: 250 companies, 2,000 cars, luxury hotels, planeloads of women and polo ponies, …