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Massive collection of 110 vintage muscle cars revealed...

AAD REPORTS 26/04/2019An Iowa barn gives up muscle instead of mothballs. One of the largest discovered caches of classic cars ever found to head to auction. The existence of a 110-strong "muscle car hoard" has been revealed to the public for the first time. In September,...[Read More]
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111 West 57th Street's Super-Slender Concrete Formwork...

AAD REPORTS 24/04/2019Arising behind the landmark facade of the Art Deco Steinway Building, a new spire tops out near 1428 feet tall. The narrowest structure ever built to rise that tall its spot directly south of the middle of Central Park offer symmetrical views...[Read More]
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Houses of Art: The Many Challenges of Museum Building...

AAD REPORTS 12/04/2019Peerless insight to museum renovations, how they get out of control and most importantly, how to pay for these mega projects.  While you read this, remember $73 million. That’s the debt the Clark Art Institute owes on its expanded and renovated...[Read More]
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The Only Man Who Flew Both The F-22 And The YF-23 On...

AAD REPORTS 08/04/2019The two most advanced planes ever designed competed for a coveted United States government production contract 27 years ago. Some say the wrong plane won. According to an insider, both were worthy of winning, Lockheed simply sold their plane better...[Read More]
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Declassified U-2 spy plane photos are a boon for...

AAD REPORTS 06/04/2019A direct product of the U-2 spyplane, itself a modified F-104 starfighter fashioned with extra long wings to carry it to the upper reaches of the atmsophere, once classified extremely high resolution photos taken by the jet have been found to be a...[Read More]
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F-35s over the Queen Elizabeth carrier

AAD REPORTS 05/04/2019F-35s over the Queen Elizabeth carrier You may also like to read: * German jet of WW2 looked like modern American stealth plane * F-35 Too Stealthy: You Can't Hit What You Can't See * Northrop Grumman Rules the Nest  [Read More]
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Just your typical X craft at the fuel pump

AAD REPORTS 05/04/2019Stealth jets now common place in United States.   Scaled Composites Model 401, an exotic, stealthy jet aircraft with a dorsal air inlet, trapezoidal "Lambda" wings, chined edges, and a big V-tail has flown from the company's base in Mojave,...[Read More]
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Britain's biggest design may have a new buyer

AAD REPORTS 05/04/2019After watching Russia fleece India for sub par aircrafts carriers that belch smoke and then break down, long standing animus between former colonial master and indigenous country with chip on shoulder appear to have buried the hatchet. India appears to...[Read More]
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Bestseller Tower in tiny Danish town draws comparisons...

AAD REPORTS 02/04/2019At 1050 feet tall, structure set to rise from a Danish village of 7,000. This planned solitary spire has drawn comparison to the Eye of Sauron. The Sauron analogy is timely because east of Brexit is where the EU continues to lie under Stasi mole Merkel...[Read More]
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How to get on Putins sh!t list, help Georgians shoot...

AAD REPORTS 31/03/2019Russia Ordered a Killing That Made No Sense. Then the Assassin Started Talking. The headstone of Ivan Mamchur, a Ukrainian prison guard and military veteran who was murdered in Rivne, a city in western Ukraine. RIVNE, Ukraine — The target lived on...[Read More]
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Argentina 'told Chilean officials to close route to...

AAD REPORTS 31/03/2019BBC car crew driving classic Porsche 928 with plate H982 sets Argentinians into banana republic meltdown. Top Gear survives scare when Chile border patrol tells Argies "F#ck off" when asked to arrest BBC presenter Jeremy Clarkson. The...[Read More]
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Secrets of horrific battle with Cleopatra that gave...

AAD REPORTS 29/03/2019Recent excavations of a city in Greece unearthed Emperor Augustus collection of trophy relics and weapons captured from the defeated fleets of doomed lovers Cleopatra and Marc Antony. Archaeologists and historians are shedding extraordinary new light...[Read More]
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British Castles for Rent

AAD REPORTS 28/03/201913 British Castles You Can Rent For Under $100 Per Night. Explore all these British Famous castles and be the first of your friends to live like royalty. To see...[Read More]
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Michael Corleone’s ‘Godfather’ house is for sale in...

AAD REPORTS 24/03/2019A home fit for the capo do tutti capo. In Staten Island’s affluent Todt Hill neighborhood stands a stately Tudor that looks like something out of a movie. And just steps from the front gate, small-time crook Carlo Rizzi was whacked by a member of the...[Read More]
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Doomed Boeing Jets Lacked 2 Safety Features That...

AAD REPORTS 22/03/2019Doomed Boeing Jets Lacked 2 Safety Features That Company Sold Only as Extras. As the pilots of the doomed Boeing jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia fought to control their planes, they lacked two notable safety features in their cockpits. One reason:...[Read More]
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Cabinland - Episode 3

AAD REPORTS 11/03/2019 Ms. Sara Underwood in Hawaii - follow Ms Underwood on Instagram, here Hawaiian Waterfall by Eugene F. Savage - learn more about the artist, here Follow Sara Underwood and Jacob Witzling on YouTube here, or on Instagram here for...[Read More]
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Oldest Surviving BMW Racing Car Rediscovered And...

AAD REPORTS 11/03/2019The 1934 BMW KR6 built for racer Eugen Stösser was believed to be lost. The car has now been found and restored. This year's Retro Classics event is full of interesting cars with fascinating stories. We’ve already reported on Porsche's 917...[Read More]
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Cabinland - Episode 2

AAD REPORTS 10/03/2019Ms Sara Underwood at Lake Tahoe - follow Ms. Underwood on Instagram, here Albert Bierstadt (1830 - 1902) Lake Tahoe - Sold at Christie's for $3.2m in June 2017 - learn more about the artist, here Follow Sara Underwood and Jacob Witzling on...[Read More]
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'Drunk' Russian sailor crashes massive cargo ship into...

AAD REPORTS 01/03/2019'Drunk' Russian sailor crashes massive cargo ship into South Korean bridge. News flash - a Russian who can't hold his vodka. A Russian cargo ship crashed into a bi-level bridge on the coast of South Korea while its captain was...[Read More]
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Luxury N.J. home featured in 'Sopranos' sells for...

AAD REPORTS 21/02/2019Completed on camera. It took some convincing from Carmela Soprano to get her husband, Tony, to buy her a vacant lot in Montville to build a spec home in the HBO hit drama "The Sopranos." Then came more hurdles. As the home was being built, an...[Read More]
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This Half-Restored 1963 Aston Martin DB4 Is Already...

AAD REPORTS 02/02/2019A lesson in how to do it right:   Regarding classic-car restorations, it's not always the most aesthetically pleasing thing to see how the sausage is made. Cars are stripped-down, broken apart, and often left in states of chaos...[Read More]
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Giant trove of hacked documents exposing Kremlin...

AAD REPORTS 27/01/2019From the NY Times  Huge Trove of Leaked Russian Documents Is Published by Transparency Advocates Some leaked documents were obtained in a “hacking spree” against Russian targets accused of falsifying the account of the downing of a passenger plane...[Read More]
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Johnny Swing: Design Sense

AAD REPORTS 25/01/2019Based in Brookline, Vermont, Johnny Swing is best known for his luxurious coin furniture and large-scale architectural lighting. Johnny Swing: Design Sense will provide visitors with a fascinating glimpse into the various phases of the artist’s...[Read More]
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Most expensive home in US history sells for $238M in...

AAD REPORTS 24/01/2019A hedgefunder has just bought the most expensive home in US history — a $238 million four-story condo on Central Park South in a building dubbed the billionaires’ bunker.” Ken Griffin is a globe-trotting house collector who also owns a $58.75 million...[Read More]
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Suez Transit

AAD REPORTS 21/01/2019This is fun to watch: A USMC assault ship transits Suez. USN/USMC Marine Corps Assault ship in any other navy would be an aircraft carrier. The Marines have eleven aircraft carriers of their own.   You may also like to read: * ...[Read More]
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Your tax dollars at work

AAD REPORTS 16/01/2019Want to see $100 billion showing off? A radar absorbing super computer flying hot rod pulls off astounding maneuvers critics didnt realize were even possible. Simply the most advanced design ..... ever https://www.instagram.com/patriot_ops/ You may...[Read More]
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Five Vintage Supercars Headline the Mecum Auction in...

AAD REPORTS 15/01/2019Over the course of almost 30 years, Mecum Auctions has grown to become one of the world’s leading collector-car auction companies. In that time, the Wisconsin-based auction house has carved out a reputation as a specialist in classic and contemporary...[Read More]
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Rare Mercedes Benz barn find

AAD REPORTS 31/12/2018Arisen from a dusty 40-year sleep, rare Mercedes is discovered in Ponte Vedra They are called barn finds, rare car discoveries akin to Howard Carter finding King Tut’s tomb in the Valley of the Gods in Egypt back in 1929. As sunlight gleamed on the...[Read More]
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Guillotine Watch: weighing the pros and cons of...

AAD REPORTS 31/12/2018Writing in The Art Newspaper, Andrea Marechal Watson enumerates the up- and down-sides of keeping your millions in art treasures aboard your super-yacht: on the one hand, the full-time crew of up to 50 will certainly ensure that the art is well...[Read More]
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160-strong classic car collection on sale due to...

AAD REPORTS 18/12/2018The 120,000 square foot Tupelo Automobile Museum has announced it will close in the spring of next year. Located in downtown Tupelo, Mississippi, the museum is host to a huge array of machinery covering 108 years, and to ensure its expansive stock finds...[Read More]
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U.S. Feds Discover Largest Oil, Natural-Gas Reserve in...

AAD REPORTS 07/12/2018Largest natural gas field found in Texas Ever. Located west of Midland Odessa towards near the New Mexico border. The federal government has discovered a massive new reserve of oil and natural gas in Texas and New Mexico that it says has the “largest...[Read More]
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Leaning Tower of Pisa isn't leaning so much...

AAD REPORTS 23/11/2018The Leaning Tower of Pisa isn't leaning so much anymore. There goes ISIS' plans. The Leaning Tower of Pisa is continuing its long path towards vertical. After more than two decades of efforts to straighten it, engineers say the famed Tuscan bell...[Read More]
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Retired Submariner Turned Gamer Gives Amazing Video...

AAD REPORTS 03/11/2018This retired sonar operator makes a living off his you tube channels. When it comes to conveying concepts even as fascinating but as complicated as how to use layer depth to evade enemy sonar, eyes can glaze over very quickly and attention spans can...[Read More]
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Russian Design Flaws

AAD REPORTS 03/11/2018In a spectacular display of alcoholic incompetence, the Russian Navy shipyard lost their floating drydock the other day. The floating barge was carrying the black smoke spewing aircraft carrier on it for overhaul when the bilge pumps failed. The one bit...[Read More]
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Once-in-a-Lifetime Find: 1969 Ford Mustang 428 Drag...

AAD REPORTS 13/10/2018Rediscovered Mustang from 1969. When Kirt Fryer got a chance to buy a 1971 Mustang convertible, he didn't let international travel hold him back. He packed up and hit the road for Calgary, Alberta, Canada, from his home in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The fish...[Read More]
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He Worked in Russia and Palled Around With Elon Musk....

AAD REPORTS 10/10/2018Jim Cantrell helped Elon Musk develop Space-X, now this rocket expert is looking to go where no business has gone before, to make lift-off affordable. Russian rockets. Elon Musk. Entrepreneur Jim Cantrell is ready to put it all behind him--if he...[Read More]
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Did this berg sink the Titanic?

AAD REPORTS 01/10/2018Iceberg, Goldberg, who cares; The jews did it. A photo purportedly showing the iceberg that sank the Titanic is expected to sell for over $15,000 when it is auctioned in the U.K. on Saturday. Henry Aldridge & Son is auctioning the remarkable...[Read More]
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Ultimate Design makes statement as American Warship...

AAD REPORTS 01/10/2018The United States Navy sent Winnie the Pooh a serious message on Sunday. "Next time you might want to bring Tigger too". A U.S. Navy warship patrolled near at least two Chinese-held outposts in the disputed Spratly island chain in the South China...[Read More]
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Oh La La: There's a 95-Mile Ferrari LaFerrari Up for...

AAD REPORTS 13/09/2018On Tuesday, auto auction website Bring a Trailer posted a listing for a 2015 Ferrari LaFerrari with a resoundingly low 95 miles on the clock. While BaT usually deals in quirky vintage fare, modern supercars do pop up on the site quite often—McLarens and...[Read More]
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Two drunk Royal Navy sailors TASERED by US cops on...

AAD REPORTS 10/09/2018TWO drunken Royal Navy sailors on the UK's £3billion aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth were tasered by US police for resisting arrest after arriving in America. Police arrested six Royal Navy personnel for alcohol-related offences in Florida after...[Read More]
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These are the most expensive cars ever sold at auction...

AAD REPORTS 10/09/2018These are the most expensive cars ever sold at auction: Vintage car auctions are where the world's wealthy gain access to the exotics of their dreams. Some of these prize vehicles can easily fetch tens of millions of dollars on the auction block. In...[Read More]
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$48.4m: This 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO Is the Most...

AAD REPORTS 02/09/2018The greatest of all time. It’s a debate that rages everywhere from barrooms to boardrooms over sports figures, but when it comes to sports cars, one model seems to own the conversation—the Ferrari 250 Gran Turismo Omologato (GTO), at least according to...[Read More]
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Ferrari 250 GTO Fetches Record $44 Million At...

AAD REPORTS 26/08/2018RM/Sotheby's auctions at Monterey Week lived up to its billing, with renowned car collector Greg Whitten’s fabled 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO, chassis 3413, the star of Saturday night’s auction. The car, Lot 247, fetched a hammer price of $44 million in just...[Read More]
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Ghosts of Aryans past resurrected by Mercedes Benz at...

AAD REPORTS 25/08/2018Monterey Car Week is both an event about appreciating the cars of the past, and looking forward to those of the future. For its big reveal during the show, Mercedes-Benz has done both at the same time—creating a car that's full of modern technology, but...[Read More]
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'Little Red' 1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 found...

AAD REPORTS 20/08/2018One of Carroll Shelbys trial horses for testing out ideas and racing innovations once presumed lost, has been found. Even in a decayed state this once rolling laboratory experiment for the automotive genius could be worth millions. Seek and ye...[Read More]
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300SL Mercedes-Benz vanishes into thin air

Elliot Lee 18/08/2018For those with an interest in classic cars, you may have noticed a fair amount of reporting across classic car media with regards the 300SL Mercedes-Benz Gullwing stolen from the Nurburgring in Germany on the evening of 10th / 11th August. According to...[Read More]
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300 SL Gullwing stolen at Nürburgring

AAD REPORTS 11/08/2018According to an instagram post by Remi Dargegen (@remidargegenphotographies), a 300 SL Gullwing Mercedes has been stolen at Nürburgring. With details of the theft and how it went down still sketchy, below is how Remi's post and information...[Read More]
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‘American Pickers' discover Aerosmith's van from 1970s...

AAD REPORTS 11/08/2018The stars of History Channel's “American Pickers” never expected to come across a hunk of rock and roll history, specifically a piece of Aerosmith’s history, while filming their hit show. Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz of “American Pickers” were astonished...[Read More]
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Rare Ferrari 250 GTO May Fetch Record $45 Million at...

AAD REPORTS 21/06/2018(Bloomberg) -- Another year, another trophy to test millionaires’ desires for classic Ferraris. A red 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO will be auctioned in August during the annual Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance motoring week in California. The car is being...[Read More]
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The Rarest of Finds, Unobtanium

AAD REPORTS 08/06/2018The hottest "antiques" market right now are the classic sports cars from the 1950s to 1970s. Ferraris to Porsche dance in the dreams of retiring babyboomers looking to rekindle lost youth, aided in their financial investment acumen by the fact if/when...[Read More]
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Breuer House, Croton

AAD REPORTS 27/05/2018Marcel Breuer’s architecture is enjoying a renaissance in popularity, enhanced by the rebranding of the Whitney Museum’s former inverted-ziggurat home as the Met Breuer. But what of the modest houses that marked Breuer’s rise to fame in the 1950s as he...[Read More]
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Official Report On Harrowing Encounter Between F/A-18s...

AAD REPORTS 23/05/2018Tic Tac Toe with a UFO? Top Gun Navy pilots describe strange flying object as a Tic Tac that can really go. From hover like a Harrier to supersonic. The paper recounts a course of bizarre events that occurred near the USS Nimitz while it was sailing...[Read More]
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British Castles for Rent

AAD REPORTS 20/05/201813 British Castles You Can Rent For Under $100 Per Night. Explore all these British Famous castles and be the first of your friends to live like royalty. To see...[Read More]
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Home in Godfather Part II for sale, Lake Tahoe

AAD REPORTS 06/05/2018Originally part of a 15-acre estate built in 1938, the property was the backdrop of some of the most memorable scenes in Francis Ford Coppola's "The Godfather Part II." It has since been subdivided, with one of the homes listed at $3.75 million. To see...[Read More]
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Generali Tower, Milan, Italy

AAD REPORTS 26/04/2018Generali Tower is within the CityLife masterplan that has redeveloped Milan’s abandoned trade fair grounds following the fair’s relocation to Rho Pero in 2005. Located above the new Tre Torri station on Line 5 of the city’s metro system, CityLife opens...[Read More]
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The Story of the F-23 Fighter: The Plane That Would...

AAD REPORTS 20/04/2018But what would all of that have meant for an operational aircraft? In either case, the U.S. Air Force would have received an outstanding air superiority fighter that has no equal. But while the Lockheed Martin F-22 is bar none the best air superiority...[Read More]
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Missing sub rumored to have brought Nazis to South...

AAD REPORTS 19/04/2018The U-3523 was thought to have been sunk by a British B24 Liberator attack on May 6, 1945, but the inability to locate the wreck fuelled rumours that it had escaped. A MISSING German submarine said to have taken the defeated Nazi leadership to South...[Read More]
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Avia Edition for Slamp by Zaha Hadid Design

AAD REPORTS 16/04/2018Slamp and Zaha Hadid Design present the Avia Edition, a vibrant new collection of the chandelier series handcrafted in three different shades - turquoise, blue and ultramarine. Avia Edition is a limited-edition series of only 99 chandeliers in each of...[Read More]
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Roman discovery, Tisbury, England

AAD REPORTS 19/03/2018Simple Renovation Leads Homeowner To An Unprecedented Historical Discovery   A simple home renovation isn’t likely going to change your world too much. Sure, you’ll get to enjoy a fresh take on your old abode, but when the renovation’s complete,...[Read More]
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ARADA appoints ZHA to design Aljada’s Central...

AAD REPORTS 08/03/2018Following the international competition, ARADA has appointed Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA) to design the Central Hub, the centrepiece of Aljada, the developer’s renowned masterplan in Sharjah, UAE.  Developed with environmental considerations...[Read More]
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Lexington Found

AAD REPORTS 06/03/2018Lady Lex found on the ocean floor, 76 years after the giant aircraft carrier paid the final price. Billionaire-turned-explorer Paul Allen has discovered the missing wreck of the World War II carrier USS Lexington (CV-2) at the bottom of the...[Read More]
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Workers comb snowy field for clues to Russian plane...

AAD REPORTS 12/02/2018Similar model jets have experienced acute part shortages caused by ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. If proven, Putin's stupid war caused the issues that downed this jet. MOSCOW –  Wading through knee-deep snow, hundreds of emergency...[Read More]
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Lost wreckage of 'British Roswell' flying saucer...

AAD REPORTS 12/02/2018Missing wreckage from a miniature ‘flying saucer’ which was hailed as the ‘British Roswell’ has been found in a tin box in London’s Science Museum. The lump of metal discovered on Silpho Moor near Scarborough, North Yorkshire, in 1957 was so strange...[Read More]
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Watch Elon Musk Freak Out Over the Falcon Heavy...

AAD REPORTS 11/02/2018This behind-the-scene clip follows the SpaceX CEO and his team witness and celebrate the first launch of Falcon Heavy.  On February 6, SpaceX made history with the largely successful first launch of its Falcon Heavy rocket—and National...[Read More]
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Space X returns to Earth

AAD REPORTS 08/02/2018  Imagery Courtesy angry_vet_ on Instagram   You may also like to read: *  Alien Invasion? *  Carrington Event, 1859 and Its Effect on American Art *  Early NASA Designs Found ... *  Space...[Read More]
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An Ancient Virus May Be Responsible for Human...

AAD REPORTS 08/02/2018You've got an ancient virus in your brain. In fact, you've got an ancient virus at the very root of your conscious thought. According to two papers published in the journal Cell in January, long ago, a virus bound its genetic code to...[Read More]
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Interior Design: British Drug Ring Caught Smuggling...

AAD REPORTS 24/01/2018Some interior designers go above and beyond to ensure their clients have a living space that makes them happy. But if recent allegations made by prosecutors in the U.K. are true, one design company has been trafficking in far more than tasteful...[Read More]
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Trump lauds delivery of F-52 to Norway

AAD REPORTS 11/01/2018The F-52 is a black ops plane that until now existed in the fantasy world of the game "Call of Duty." In a move that will spark paranoia and suspicion in the mind of Russian leader Vladimir Putin, at a press conference hosted with the leader of Norway,...[Read More]
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In the skies over Los Angeles

AAD REPORTS 28/12/2017Looking much like a UFO over the skies of Los Angeles, this, a Falcon 9 rocket launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Santa Barbara County, California last Friday, was a spectacular sight with thousands of postings on social media with much speculation...[Read More]
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Smarties: How the stocking staple got its name

AAD REPORTS 26/12/2017It's been 80 years since the humble chocolate bean was given a snappy new name. But the Smarties we know and love started out as the butt of an unsavoury joke dreamed up by mischievous confectioners. If you opened your stocking on Christmas Day to find...[Read More]
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Hitler's parade Mercedes-Benz set for US auction

AAD REPORTS 25/12/2017A 1939 Mercedes-Benz 770K Grosser Offener Tourenwagen once owned by Nazi-era German dictator Adolf Hitler is to be put up for auction next month. Billed as the most historically significant automobile ever offered for public sale, the arrangers,...[Read More]
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Two incredible smartphone designs in the works, and...

AAD REPORTS 24/12/2017*   Smartphone manufacturers are working on some futuristic innovations, including foldable smartphone displays and fingerprint scanners that can work under a phone's display. *   At least one of these features may debut in a 2018...[Read More]
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Apple faces lawsuits for slowing down old iPhones

AAD REPORTS 23/12/2017Apple faces paying millions of pounds in compensation after admitting that it deliberately slowed down older iPhones without customers’ consent. Two separate class-action lawsuits have been filed against the technology company in America amid claims...[Read More]
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Australian navy world war one AE1 submarine found 103...

AAD REPORTS 21/12/2017Australia’s longest-running naval mystery – the disappearance of the nation’s first submarine – has been solved after 103 years. The fate of HMAS AE1 had been one of the navy’s most enduring puzzles, sparking 13 different retrieval attempts since 1914,...[Read More]
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Mint condition Frank Lloyd Wright house 4 sale

AAD REPORTS 21/12/2017Guggenheim Museum and Fallingwaters remain off the block in institutional hands, for those in love with Prairie Modern, this jewel is now available. This Minnesota home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms and is part of 3.77 “extremely private acres at...[Read More]
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UK F-35 at Beaufort, SC

AAD REPORTS 18/12/2017The UK has taken delivery of its 14th F-35B Lightning II. The new jet has now flown into Beaufort, South Carolina. A place better known for the 1983 movie "The Big Chill" and the nearby United States marine corps base at Parris Island The jet, operated...[Read More]
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Milan, Italy: CityLife Shopping District to welcome 7...

AAD REPORTS 07/12/2017Located above Tre Torri station on the M5 line of Milan’s Metro network, CityLife Shopping District integrates a new public park with indoor and outdoor piazzas, food hall, restaurants, cafes, shops and cinema as well as facilities for health and...[Read More]
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Danjiang Bridge named ‘Collaboration Project of the...

AAD REPORTS 20/11/2017The Danjiang Bridge has been commissioned by the Directorate of Highways of Taiwan and will be the world’s longest single-mast asymmetrical cable-stayed bridge. Located at the mouth of Tamsui River, the Danjiang Bridge is integral to the...[Read More]
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Koenigsegg Agera RS becomes the world's fastest...

AAD REPORTS 07/11/2017The world of cars has a new top trump after the Koenigsegg Agera RS smashed the record for the world's fastest production car. The Swedish car maker snatched the crown off French powerhouse Bugatti on Saturday with two blistering speed runs...[Read More]
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Zaha Hadid Architects, Arcplus and Wilson Associates...

AAD REPORTS 02/11/2017Each a leader in their sector, three of architecture’s most successful practices have established a strategic alliance. Zaha Hadid Architects, Arcplus and Wilson Associates will offer clients wholly integrated project delivery at the forefront of...[Read More]
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Panama Papers: Corrupt African Governments, What A...

AAD REPORTS 19/10/2017A new report based on the Panama Papers reveals how Africa's politicians, generals and business leaders are systematically siphoning off billions of dollars and parking the money offshore. The investigative report, "The Plunder Route to Panama",...[Read More]
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Carribean Storm Impact on Famous Airport

AAD REPORTS 15/10/2017This Photo Shows A U.S. Air Force C-5M Galaxy Landing in St. Maarten For The Very First Time To Support Hurricane Irma Relief Operations. A giant C-5 Galaxy landed at Princess Juliana International Airport in the aftermath of Hurricane...[Read More]
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Zaha Hadid Mayfair Residential Tower: Melbourne,...

AAD REPORTS 26/09/2017Located within the established streetscape of St Kilda Road, the design enables residents to make full advantage of its excellent location within Melbourne. The fluid forms of the façade define large balconies for each apartment and spectacular views of...[Read More]
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Barn find Ferrari

AAD REPORTS 25/08/2017A one-off Ferrari has been uncovered rotting in a Japanese barn – and it’s worth a staggering £1.5million ($1.9 million.) The unique Ferrari Daytona was found in filthy condition after being left for 40 years. But not only was it once the fastest...[Read More]
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Il Duce Provenance: The amazing story of Benito...

AAD REPORTS 23/08/2017An Alfa Romeo bought by Benito Mussolini for his girlfriend has been sold for £1.4million after being lovingly restored. The Italian dictator gave the 1939 car to his mistress Clara Petacci – only for the pair to be caught when the vehicle was stopped...[Read More]
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Aston Martin draws record $22.6 million

AAD REPORTS 19/08/2017A glossy turquoise 1956 Aston Martin with a racing legacy sold for $22,550,000 -- the most a British-made car has ever fetched at auction. The record price was set at RM Sotheby's classic car auction in Monterey, California Friday. After a bidding war,...[Read More]
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F-35 Stuns in Paris

AAD REPORTS 07/07/2017The F-35 recently made its debut at 2017 Paris Air Show staged at Le Bourget Parc des Expositions. If you had any doubts about this extraordinary feat of engineering see the video below:  [Read More]
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The 2,500-Year History of Stadiums in 10 Drawings

AAD REPORTS 25/06/2017  From Blood-Soaked Sand to Retractable Roofs: A History of Stadiums   In the next year National Geographic will partner with Fox Sports to cover the world’s most popular sporting event: the FIFA World Cup. The 2018 matches, to be...[Read More]
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Early NASA Designs Found

AAD REPORTS 18/06/2017YVETTE QUINN HAPPENED TO CATCH sight of a cache of NASA documents that were just sitting in the trash in her neighborhood in Florida. When she rescued them from the curb, she found that the stack included some amazing documents—designs for lunar...[Read More]
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Restored Original 'Star Trek' Enterprise Model Now On...

AAD REPORTS 03/06/2017The original Starship Enterprise may have explored many strange new planets and civilizations, but for years the classic prop from Star Trek: The Original Series has sat neglected in the basement gift shop of Smithsonian’s National Air and Space...[Read More]
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Wicked Design Gets Fine Tuned

AAD REPORTS 22/05/2017RUSSIA AND CHINA IN FEAR: USA'S F-22 RAPTOR IS GETTING MORE STEALTH AND FIREPOWER -  [Read More]
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Patterns for the Paranoid

AAD REPORTS 16/05/2017Justified?  It would certainly explain your patterns. Essentially, these are digital cookies that become social dogshit stuck to your feet, which is then tracked right into the house. Somethings you just wish would just stay...[Read More]
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Zaha Hadid Architects and Zaha Hadid Design win 2017...

AAD REPORTS 11/05/2017The largest awards programme celebrating both architecture and product design, the Architizer A+Awards support meaningful architecture and its potential for positive impact on everyday life. Projects by Zaha Hadid Architects and Zaha Hadid Design will be...[Read More]
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PAD Paris, 2017

Maura Haverly 26/03/2017What is in the Tuilleries in the springtime, has been around over 20 years, is subject to extreme vetting (as Trump would say), serves a lovely drop of my favorite drink (rhymes with champagne) and has its own flock of sheep? The answer is obvious...[Read More]
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Legends of the Past

AAD REPORTS 15/03/2017A B-29 nicknamed the Lady of the Lake, due to its presence in a pond near a USAF base, later used for training  in escapes from downed aircraft has been revealed by examination of its serial number to be the reconnaissance aircraft that detected the...[Read More]
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Mirrored house in Mojave draws Rave Reviews

AAD REPORTS 11/03/2017Artist Doug Aitken Workshop has installed a completely mirror-clad house in the middle of California's Coachella Valley. Mirage, which is modeled after the classic American Ranch home design, is entirely covered in mirrored panels, inside and out,...[Read More]
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Lost "Bullitt" Ford Mustang allegedly found...

AAD REPORTS 04/03/2017One of the most legendary cars in Hollywood history may have been found after nearly 50 years. The 1968 classic “Bullitt” had two stars in it: Steve McQueen and his Highland Green 1968 Mustang GT. A more iconic on-screen duo there never...[Read More]
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London Classic Car Show 2017

Elliot Lee 25/02/2017The opportunity to see Nick Mason’s incredible 250 GTO up close and personal, doesn't happen too often, and that experience is only available at The London Classic Car Show at the ExCel London through to this Sunday. A collaboration and curated Show...[Read More]
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F-35 Lightning II 2016 Year in Review

AAD REPORTS 25/02/2017Watch "F-35 Lightning II 2016 Year in Review" on YouTube: [Read More]
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2017 BRIT Awards Statue by Zaha Hadid

AAD REPORTS 22/02/2017Tonight’s BRIT Awards 2017 will present winning artists with the statue designed by Zaha Hadid. BRITs Chairman Jason Iley initially reached out to Hadid in early 2016. Iley wanted to create something modern and culturally relevant for The BRITs....[Read More]
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German jet of WW2 looked like modern American stealth...

AAD REPORTS 22/02/2017The Horten Ho 229 is generally known by a few unique names. The plane was called the H.IX, by the Horten Brothers. The identity Ho 229 had been given to the plane by the German Ministry of Aviation. Sometimes, it was also called the Gotha Go 229, because...[Read More]
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Russian billionaire's £360 million superyacht is...

AAD REPORTS 21/02/2017A Russian billionaire's £360 million superyacht has been impounded after the shipbuilder said it was still owed millions in fees, it has emerged. The futuristic vessel is now being kept in Gibraltar after shipbuilders Nobiskrug said Andrey...[Read More]
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