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DNA tests have helped solve what has been called the Titanic's last mystery, which involves one of the most tragic of all the tales connected to the sinking. Read the incredible story here: http://fw.to/WLQWtol

Behold the First Ever Image of a Planet and Its Star Over 63 Light Years Away

Although it might not seem like much, the photo above might just be the most extraordinary image you have ever seen. Not because of crazy high …

Mercedes and Pebble Technology Collaborate on Watch that Keeps Time, Connects to Your Benz

If you’re the type who keeps a close, ahem, watch—nailed it—on the latest and greatest tech to trickle out of Silicon Valley, the Pebble smart watch is likely already on your radar. If not, Mercedes-Benz’s recently forged strategic partnership with the upstart watchmaker-cum-tech company may pique …

Astronomers discover planet that shouldn’t be there

The discovery of a giant planet orbiting its star at 650 times the average Earth-sun distance has astronomers puzzled over how such a strange system …

Universe

The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

Live the Rainbow<p>No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop …

Financial astrology: can the stars affect stocks?

Financial astrologers believe the position of the planets can make a share price plummet. Why do many traders trust them?<p><b>It was the early Sixties, and Arch Crawford was an ambitious</b> young trader working at Merrill Lynch. Raised in the regional backwater of Raleigh, North Carolina, he was determined …

Watch this 18-rotor electric helicopter take its maiden voyage (video)

If you've ever wondered what would happen if someone made one of Parrot's AR.Drones big enough to sit in, then heads-up, E-Volo's Volocopter VC200 is, broadly speaking, just that. The craft, which the company hopes you won't call a helicopter, packs 18 electrically driven rotors on a circular …

Lazareth Wazuma V8F Matte Edition

Ok, stop us if you’ve heard this one: What do you get when you cross a Ferrari, BMW, and a quad? Give up yet? You get the Lazareth Wazuma V8F Matte …

BMW

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Nissan BladeGlider takes 'Wing

EV technology is interesting, but not particularly... cool. Something Nissan is keen to address with the BladeGlider Concept, which may give us a glimpse into the future of its sports cars.<p>But before we get under this thing's skin, here's something: there's a chance it might – might – reach …

North America

Makeup Artist Transforms Women in Stunning Before and After Photos

Russian hair and makeup artist Vadim Andreev shows what a little (ok, maybe a lot) of hair and makeup can do. While we've featured our fair share of artists on My Modern Met, this is one of the few times where we've shined the spotlight on a makeup artist. Using only cosmetics, and not any post …

Lips

12 Movies That Are Just As Good As The Books They're Based On

There are dozens of book adaptations coming out this fall, both promising and ridiculous ("12 Years a Slave" and "Adore," respectively. How could they do that to Doris Lessing?).<p>Book lovers may be wary of heading to the theatre unless they've already at least thumbed through the original work, but …