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South Korea Coast Guard members search near a South Korean ferry after it capsized. 17 April 2014 Weather blights S Korea ferry search

Bad weather, murky water and strong currents are hampering the search for about 280 people missing after a South Korean ferry sank.

Side view of the wiring map brain Artists have unique brain structure

Artists' brains are structurally different to non-artists in areas relating to fine motor movements and visual imagery, a study finds.


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Johammer J1 electric motorcycle can cruise as far as a gasoline-powered bike


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2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible. (General Motors) Chevy finds a calm in the storm

In the midst of a massive recall, Chevrolet refocuses attention by unveiling a Corvette that accelerates from a stop to 60mph in less than 3.5 seconds.

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Ferris wheel An unexpected hub of modern art

Best known for its old-world charm, this metropolis serves as an unlikely stomping grounds for modern creatives - from street artists to work by Andy Warhol.

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Methane hydrate 'Fire ice' - an energy game changer?

Enormous deposits of an energy source known as fire ice could be the key to energy independence - but extracting it from the ocean floor is costly and difficult.


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