29 Jul '12, 6am

We spotted one of these babies yesterday and they are as amazing in real life....

We spotted one of these babies yesterday and they are as amazing in real life....

Einer der begehrtesten Klassiker ist der in nur 1.400 Einheiten gebaute Mercedes 300SL Flügeltürer. Der hier angebotene Wagen wurde am 16.05.1955 an den Mercedes-Benz Importeur in New York/USA geliefert. Die Auslieferungsfarbe war silber-metallic in Verbindung mit blauem Karo Stoff. Ein Abgleich mit der Motornummer ergab, dass es sich um eines der begehrten matching numbers Fahrzeuge handelt. Nachdem der Wagen bis in die späten 60er Jahre in den USA verblieb, kam er in den Besitz von Peter C. Beer in Teddington/UK. Er behielt den Wagen die nächsten 35 Jahre und sorgte liebevoll für den möglichst originalen Erhalt. 1970 wurde gemäß einer vorliegenden Rechnung der Wagen zu einer umfangreichen Motorüberarbeitung und Kundendienst ins Werk nach Stuttgart-Untertürkheim gebracht. In 2004 wurde der 300SL Flügeltürer von einem Sammler erworben der ihn wo nötig liebevoll überarbeite...

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e360.yale.edu 28 Jul '12, 9pm

Unusual Number of Grizzly and Hybrid Bears Spotted in High Arctic 27 July 2012 Two Canadian biologists have reported sight...

2012 Mercedes E 300 BlueTEC Hybrid

2012 Mercedes E 300 BlueTEC Hybrid

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View 300 Years of Global Climate Data on One Map [archive]

View 300 Years of Global Climate Data on One Ma...

treehugger.com 27 Jul '12, 2pm

Curious about climate data world wide for as far back as records go? Thanks to an Open Data initiative launched by the UK ...

Or I could get this castle instead #jameslist

Or I could get this castle instead #jameslist

jameslist.com 22 Jul '12, 7am

The Castle (3700 sqm / 39826 sq.ft) is one of Italy’s most beautiful monuments and it is considered one of the most scenic...

One last picture from yesterday's Rolex Grand-Am victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kissing the bricks is...

One last picture from yesterday's Rolex Grand-A...

facebook.com 28 Jul '12, 4pm

One last picture from yesterday's Rolex Grand-Am victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Kissing the bricks is such a grea...

25 Years After First Solar Restaurant, Germany Breaks 25% Renewable Energy Barrier

25 Years After First Solar Restaurant, Germany ...

treehugger.com 29 Jul '12, 5am

Rappenecker Huette /Promo image Guests enjoy a pause for beer or a meal at the Rappenecker Huette, Europe's first solar re...

This amazing lightweight bike is made entirely out of cardboard

This amazing lightweight bike is made entirely ...

grist.org 27 Jul '12, 2pm

Israeli Izhar Gafni is a bicycle hobbyist, and he has made a bicycle entirely out of cardboard . It costs about $10 per bi...

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Paul Watson

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Captain Paul Watson Sends Sea Shepherd First Message for Supporters Since Departing Germany For the first time since the w...

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stripes.com 28 Jul '12, 11pm

AKRON, Ohio — Carli Richards instinctively knew the smell. The former Summit County woman had learned all about tear gas i...