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The Story Behind the McLaren F1's Stunning 1995 Le Mans Victory

McLaren's Le Mans win was one of the most stunning in motorsports history. Here's how they pulled it off.<p>A huge part of the McLaren F1's legend is its shock victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1995. We once described the F1 as "the road car so good, they detuned the engine and won Le Mans." …

Scientist’s have approved this Herb is more Powerful than any medicine against Cancer!

There is a new discovery in the world of natural medicine, which can be used in the treatment of various types of cancers.This herb is native to …

Cancer

15 plants that will purify the air in your home

1/<p>1. Boston Fern (Nephrolepis Exaltata)<p>Boston ferns rank as one of the best plant air purifiers and they also release an abundant amount of moisture …

Plants

Stroke survivors walk again after Stanford injects stem cells into brain

Stroke survivors who believed they would be paralysed or need a wheelchair for the rest of their lives are walking and moving again following a ground-breaking stem cell treatment.<p>18 patients who agreed to allow doctors to drill a hole in their skull and inject stem cells into the damaged part of …

Medical Research

The time David Bailey threatened to unzip his flies while taking my portrait

Being a journalist married to a diplomat has meant I’ve had more than my fair share of encounters with interesting people. I have danced with a president, shaken hands with prime ministers, princes and a pope, and chatted to Gregory Peck and Mother Teresa – but none of them would remember me. With …

Tweed

Scientists Finally Know What Stopped Mongol Hordes From Conquering Europe

It's written in the tree rings.<p>In 1206, Genghis Khan, a fierce tribal chieftain from northern Mongolia, began to take over the world. The khan’s …

5 superfoods you’re probably not eating

One in three Americans will be suffering from type 2 diabetes by 2050. The solution? More moringa and mung beans<p>By some estimates, the state of American health looks pretty grim. And much of it is directly tied to poor diets.<br>Based on current trends, one in three American adults—about 146 million …

10 Nifty Home Office Ideas from Milan 2016

Many of us fail to notice the versatility of the modern home office, as well as the ways it can enhance the quality of your life. <b>Modern home offices</b> …

20 Bathroom Shelves To Organize Your Space In Style

Decluttering has never looked so stylish.<p>Whether you have space for a large cabinet or are aiming for a more subtle storage solution, these shelves will get the job done.

2016 Silicon Valley Modern Home Tour

<b>DATE: Saturday, May 14, 2016</b> <b><br>TIME:</b> 11:00am – 5:00pm <b><br>COST:</b> $35 USD Online in advance, $40 day of <b><br>LOCATION: Silicon Valley, CA</b> <b><br>TRANSPORTATION:</b> …

Architecture

H House / VACO Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Saigon architecture is an inspiring memory for architects who was born and raised in Saigon. House …

Architecture

20 Places All Americans Should See Before They Die

Consider this your checklist for some of the U.S.'s most epic sites.<p>Consider this your checklist for some of the U.S.'s most epic sites.

For a functional and fashionable family room, forget hiding the TV

Today’s living rooms need to serve a million purposes, with wall space for a flat-screen TV, speakers for Friday-night movies, a surface for board games, storage for remote controls and seating for guests. Here's how to bring that all together, with style.<p>Our favorite items for a flexible space …

Living Rooms

A former Apple executive is selling his incredible $35 million California smart home

He started designing the contemporary home with a bevy of automated features in 2005, according to The Wall Street Journal.<p>But by the time it was completed — just a few weeks ago — he no longer needed the 10,000-square-foot mansion, as his kids are all grown up.<p>Located in Santa Barbara, California, …

Your Future Smartphone Camera May Be Able to See Cancer Thanks to the Mantis Shrimp

Mimicking animal and bug vision to create unique and interesting cameras is nothing new. Bug vision cameras with, for example, infinite depth of …

Storrs, a Modern Home Located in Queensland, Australia

Storrs, a home by Tim Stewart Architects located in Queensland, Australia.<p>The team of Tim Stewart Architects has completed Storrs, a modern home …

See The Secret, Tiny Bedrooms Flight Attendants Use On Long-Haul Aircraft

You'll probably be all right if you're in first class. Flying economy? Good luck.<p>But what if you're a member of the flight crew? Turns out that on Boeing's 777 and 787 airliners there is a secret stairway that leads to a tiny set of windowless bedrooms for flight attendants and pilots. After all, …

Chios Is The Magical Greek Island That Cures All Wanderlust

You've heard of Santorini, and you know Mykonos is the destination for partying. But if Greece has a <i>magical</i> island, Chios is definitely it.<p>This lesser-known isle sits happily in the northeastern part of the Aegean Sea. Chios is most famous for its cultivation and production of mastic, an aromatic …

The Biggest Mistakes You're Making With Your Dishwasher

Major don't: Mixing stainless steel and silver flatware.<p>1. Overloading<p>If you try to pile in too many dishes, you'll end up having to do twice the work. If dishes are blocked and water can't reach them, then they won't get clean.<p>2. Arranging dishes incorrectly<p>You'll want to be strategic when loading …

8 Reasons A Trip To The Philippines Should Be In Your Future

There's an incredible chain of tropical islands in the Pacific that is sprinkled with pink, white and black sand beaches, ultra-relaxing luxury resorts, charming countrysides and villages, exotic foods and an enticing nightlife. You know it exists, but you've probably never thought of planning a …

Chain Restaurant Workers Reveal The Items They Refuse To Eat

A recent Reddit thread asked them "what item on the menu would you absolutely not eat and why?"<p>Thousands of supposed former employees responded.<p>Some named menu items that were too unhealthy, while others felt squeamish about how the food was prepared.<p><i>NOTE: Reddit sources are anonymous, and can't be</i> …

This picture of an axe flying through a windshield is the scariest thing you’ll see today

Really — an unsecured axe, highway speed, shattered windshield, horror. But everyone’s OK<p>So you're driving down the highway and suddenly an axe comes flying through your windshield.<p>That's what happened in Massachusetts today -- and Massachusetts State Police released this horrifying photo along …

Stock trader who called three crashes sees 20% collapse

MIAMI (MarketWatch) — Mark Cook, a veteran investor included in Jack Schwager’s best-selling book, “Stock Market Wizards,” and the winner of the 1992 …

8 Infinity Pools You Have to See to Believe

From the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean Sea to the soaring skyscrapers of Singapore, there may be no better way to truly soak in a destination this summer than by lazily lounging beside one of the world's most beautiful infinity swimming pools. While it's impossible to pick a favorite, …

Top European Tours 2015: Where to Go Now

With 2015 fast approaching, we're vowing to make it one of our best travel years yet. But with so many exciting places to visit, it can be hard to pinpoint the next destination. Our advice? Find a tour that gives you the opportunity to cover a lot of ground in a short amount of time -- then make …

Best Hotel Bathroom Designs (PHOTOS)

Today’s hotel bathrooms are about more than just the sum of their sinks and showerheads. These days, they serve as ultimate sanctuaries, providing the comforts of home or transporting guests to another realm.<p>Fresh air and natural light are prized commodities, as are stunning views of skylines or …

Future PLC

Richard Huntingford<p>Chairman<p>James Hanbury<p>Deputy Chairman<p>Zillah Byng-Thorne<p>Chief Executive Officer<p>Penny Ladkin-Brand<p>Chief Financial Officer<p>Hugo …