Andrés Mtz Figueroa

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All-New Armored Mercedes-Benz S600 Guard Debuts

We’re guessing that most of the customers for an armored black Mercedes-Benz S-class aren’t the nicest folks in the world—perhaps dabbling in imports/exports, some light oppression, those sorts of things—and now they have a new version on which to spend their ill-gotten gains, the S600 Guard. …

Automotive Design

Independents of Speed, European: Alois Ruf – Interview

<b>Age:</b> 64<p><b>Hometown:</b> Pfaffenhausen, Germany<p><b>Company:</b> RUF Automobile GmbH; employs 65 people in the same small town 60 miles west of Munich where Alois Ruf Sr. started his service centre, AUTO RUF, in 1939.<p><b>Past project:</b> The famous CTR (Group C Turbo RUF) “Yellowbird” used a narrow Carrera 3.2 body and a …

Customers

TOTD: Name a Horrible Car from the Last Four Decades

We just compiled a list of some of the most horrible cars from the last four decades, and because our criteria were broad, the candidates ranged from subcompacts to luxury cars to SUVs. We know everyone’s definition of “horrible” is different, so taking that into consideration, we’d like you to …

Australia: MH370 likely on autopilot with unresponsive crew in flight's final stage

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 likely flew into the southern Indian Ocean on autopilot with an unresponsive crew, Australian authorities said Thursday, divulging new details about what they believe happened during the missing plane's final hours.<p>The information emerged as officials announced a …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Bitcoin “vault” Xapo offers solution to theft and a tiny nest egg upon signup

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Gigaom Illustration<p>One of the reason bitcoins get so much attention is because people keep stealing them. Every week …

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25 Times Everyone Was BAFFLED, According To The Daily Mail

Thank you for bringing these incidents to our attention, BY DAILY MAIL REPORTER.<p>1) "The chemistry flops: Pupils baffled by O-level exams from the Sixties"<p>2) "The Chinese mummy that aged 300 years in a day: Experts baffled by 'perfectly preserved' body that turned BLACK just hours after its coffin …

Science Confirms The Obvious: Being Shot In The Face Is Bad

Like, really bad.<p>Of all the places a person could get shot or receive a blast injury, the face is probably the worst. Science confirms it.<p>Published this month in the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, "<i>Gunshot wounds and blast injuries to the face are associated with significant morbidity</i> …

Medicine

Ultimate Movie Car Chase | Top Gear at the Movies

Ziferblat, London's pay-as-you-go cafe

It’s 8.30pm on a Monday evening and I have just walked into a stranger’s living room. It wasn’t very difficult – after buzzing my way in to the apartment block and walking up two flights of stairs, I just strolled straight through the open door. More oddly, the stranger is now shaking my hand and …

15 Whimsically Surreal GIFs To Get Lost In

These amazing GIFs, created by artist Romain Laurent, will definitely bring a smile to your face.

GIF Animations

The Best of the Best Places to Visit in 2014 (Photos)

To help with 2014 vacation planning, the Andrew Harper team has rounded up the best of the best bars, restaurants, spas, adventures, and more from …

Ancient Chinese cat bones shake up domestication theory

Fossil discovery an 'important step' in understanding feline transformation from pest-control to pet<p>A cat-and-mouse game played out in a Chinese village 5,300 years ago is helping scientists understand how wild felines became the tame pets we know today.<p>Scientists believe it was the cat's appetite …

An Ancient City Is Discovered Underwater. What They Found Will Change History Forever

The city of Heracleion was engulfed underwater 1500 years ago. This grand city had been mentioned by the Greek writer Herodotus, the 5th-century BC …

Ancient History