The truth is out: Alaska is the horniest of all American states

Marta Millere Contributor

By Marta Millere in New Trends on Thursday 10 April 2014

Digg’s latest research focuses on discovering which is the horniest state in the United States of America. And not the kind that you had in mind (when did we lose our innocence?!) but more around the funky, hard (again, stop) stuff that grows out of some animals’ heads. As they were counting the animals one […]

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Solar-powered airplanes are taking off in the US

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By Annie Churdar in Tech on Wednesday 5 June 2013

The Wright brothers had no idea what they were getting into when they finally completed the first flight with their rickety wood and canvas contraption. But now, 110 years later, we’ve brought the concept of airplanes to a whole new level. Imagine riding in a plane that no longer fights the laws of nature but […]

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Mr & Mrs Smith: a stylish getaway in Portland

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By Alexandra Rutman in Cool Travel on Thursday 28 March 2013

Portland, on the United States’ Pacific Northwest coast, is shaping up as the new Seattle/Melbourne, with its passion for indie music, coffee and cycling. Oregon’s low-rise, river-bestriding capital has long taken a creative approach to city planning, ensuring its heritage architecture remains pristine and independent stores, arts spaces, bars and cafés flourish. For a stylish getaway, […]

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Whatever happened to the Convair B-58 Hustler?

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By Raymond Biesinger in New Trends on Thursday 17 January 2013

The Convair B-58 Hustler was the USA’s most sexually frustrated atomic bomber. Designed for speed and height, it was a beautiful thing sporting an innovative delta-wing and lines that still appeal today. It’s a great looking jet, even with a half-its-size bomb strapped to its underside. But just a few years after its introduction in […]

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Pakistan After Bin Laden: a VBS TV documentary

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By Josh Gardiner in Video on Saturday 30 July 2011

This is part one of a two part episode of VBS TV’s intrepid Pakistan Trilogy, which began with the Webby Award Winning Gun Markets in Pakistan in 2006 and was followed by The Taliban in Pakistan in 2010.

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