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10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent from $307 a Night, Ranked by Price

You don't have to be a millionaire to rent your own island.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, you’re not …

How will the world be in 2050? 17 predictions

Your News Ticker | October 27, 2016<p>Publishing Author Tech Insider has asked the British futurologist Ian Pearson (known accuracy of forecasts, whose …

Great Barrier Reef

7 unforgettable leadership lessons from the ancient Roman conqueror Julius Caesar

After eliminating his rivals in a civil war, general and politician Gaius Julius Caesar began serving as dictator of Rome in 49 BCE.<p>He established a number of political reforms before getting stabbed to death on the Ides of March in 44 BCE.<p>This sparked yet another civil war that doomed the Roman …

Ancient History

Lamborghini Centenario Roadster Unveiled in Monterey

Starts at $2.26 million<p>Lamborghini debuted a roadster version of its Centenario supercar during its Monterey Car Week festivities today. While the coupe model goes for 1.75 million euros (almost $2 million), the Lamborghini Centenario roadster starts at 2 million euros ($2.26 million).<p>The model was …

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante Limited to 99 Units

Nice follow-up to the coupe<p>Aston Martin announced it would produce 99 copies of the striking Vanquish Zagato earlier this summer. Due to popular demand for the coupe, Aston Martin will offer the same number of copies of a roadster version: the Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante.<p>The Zagato Volante …

These Silicon Valley 'biohackers' are fasting their way to longer, better lives

Breakfast on Wednesday morning is engineer Paul Benigeri's favorite meal of the week. Why? "I haven't eaten in 60 hours," Benigeri tells Business Insider in a sunlit café in San Francisco, after clearing through a frittata with no spinach and extra goat cheese.<p>Benigeri and his coworkers at …

Holistic Medicine

Comment on We Might Live in a Virtual Universe — But It Doesn’t Really Matter by Nyremne

rtryonThere’s no logic in saying humans can’t know all so god exist and did everything.science dismiss god because of zero evidence and knowledge of …

Emerging Technology

17 signs you're intelligent — even if doesn't feel like it

Stupid people tend to overestimate their competence, while smart people tend to sell themselves short. As Shakespeare put it in "As You Like It": "The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool."<p>That conventional wisdom is backed up by a Cornell University study …

Psychology

Alzheimer's breakthrough as new pill taken twice a day STOPS disease from shrinking brain

Alzheimer's could be stopped for the first time after a breakthrough drug appeared to freeze brain deterioration in patients.<p>A pill taken twice a day …

This new hypercar is the Batmobile of Ferraris

Its borderline terrifying looks! See above.<p>We do need to be honest here. The latest version of Ferrari's $1.4 million top-of-the-line car — it won't get an actual name, Ferrari says, until the Paris auto show this fall — kind of looks like the Batmobile. The Batmobile from the <i>old</i> TV show, not to …

Supercars

Businessmen mull buying cruise ship to house homeless people

Plan to buy 400-bed European cruise liner and sail it to New Zealand to ease housing crisis gets mixed reaction<p>A group of New Zealand businessman have come up with an idea to help New Zealand’s homeless – place them on a cruise ship.<p>Charity groups in Auckland estimate hundreds of people are …

Which are the most corrupt cities in the world?

Cities around the world – from Mogadishu to London – are under the spotlight for corruption, with heightened focus following the Panama Papers leak. But what does urban corruption look like – and how is it measured?<p>As a teenager, Michael Cassius McDonald worked the railroad cars. It was the 1850s, …

Maps Have Been Lying To You Your Entire Life

The truth is that every map tells a lie, but they don’t all lie about the same thing. For example, Mercator projection maps—one of the most common in …

The Developed World Is Missing the Point About Modern Slavery

Earlier this month, the Walk Free Foundation — an Australian NGO — released the first ever “modern slavery index,” which hoped to highlight the …

Blood test shows chance of suffering heart attack within five years

A simple blood test could warn people whether they are likely to suffer a heart attack within five years, scientists believe.<p>Researchers have discovered that high levels of antibodies – molecules produced by the immune system – are linked to a low risk of heart problems, regardless of other risk …

Medical Research

15 Facts About The Imploding U.S. Economy That The Mainstream Media Doesn’t Want You To See » Alex Jones' Infowars: There's a war on for your mind!

<b>You are about to see undeniable evidence that the U.S. economy has been slowing down for quite some time.</b><p>And it is vital that we focus on the facts, …

'Most exciting cancer treatment since chemotherapy' could save patients using DNA tests

A revolutionary approach to treating cancer using DNA tests can shrink tumours at six times the rates of conventional medicine, major trials reveal today.<p>Experts said the promise shown by “precision medicine” was “the most exciting thing since chemotherapy” meaning that in future, patients could be …

Cancer

Story of cities #future: what will our growing megacities really look like?

Will we live in buildings made out of waste, heavily surveilled smart cities, or maybe floating communities designed to cope with rising sea levels?<p>Amid the much-mythologised graffiti that appeared around Sorbonne University during the French civil unrest in May 1968, one line still stands out as …

10 Amazing Supercars on the Planet Today!

<b>Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 SV</b><p>The closest I’ve come to driving a Lamborghini is in Need For Speed’s the Run, and even then, the car looked gorgeous …

Sports Cars

A nutritionist explains when it's worth buying organic — and how much more it will cost you

The experience got me thinking about whether or not it's worth it to go the organic route, especially for items where there is a more significant price difference.<p>I decided to consult an expert, and turned to Rania Batayneh, MPH, nutritionist and author of "The One One One Diet."<p>Batayneh told me …

Forestry

Saleen S7 - Road Test Review

lots of bang for lots of bucks in an all-American supercar<p>Everything about the new Saleen S7 must be placed in context. Which is easy since the car has no direct competitors and its $395,000 pricetag ensures it’ll be sold to wealthy collectors, entertainers, and pro athletes for whom cost is no …

Saleen S7R

We Drive Saleen's S7R Race Car-And Get A Taste Of Its 200-Mph Street Car To Come<p>Once in a while, a race team allows a magazine journalist to get behind the wheel of its thoroughbred machine. Typically, damage control dictates this happen at the end of the racing season, or with last year’s car. …

2015 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG Coupe

Black magic motion.<p>When we tested the S63 version of the 2015 Mercedes-Benz S-class coupe, we called it “over the top in every way imaginable.” So let us now imagine that one wearing a price tag swollen by 44 percent with 50 percent more cylinders under the hood must be beyond over the top, …

2016 Dodge Viper ACR Review - First Drive

Shelby to Build 50 Special Cobra Daytona Coupe Continuation Cars

It’s been 50 years since a small American team led by Carroll Shelby beat Ferrari at its own game, winning the 1965 FIA World Championship. Now, Shelby American is celebrating that milestone and the iconic sports car behind it by offering a limited run of 50 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe continuation …

2016 McLaren 675LT First Drive Review

Matching Numbers 1960 Porsche 356B 1600 Roadster

This 1960 Porsche 356B Roadster by Drauz is a fully matching numbers example that has been restored in its original Aetna Blue. The included Porsche …

Driver Status: 1955 Austin Healey 100/4

This 1955 Austin Healey 100/4 is an older restoration of a BN1 series car and is said to run and drive well following recent mechanical work. Spruce …