Cruise passenger forced to leave £63,000 holiday after fracturing PELVIS due to collision

Cruise passenger Virginia Casady was sailing around the world on a 120-day cruise holiday when the incident occurred. After paying $ 80,000 (£63,000) for the holiday, she planned to spread her husband’s ashes in some of the countries they visited together before he died. However, two weeks into the four-month excursion, she was thrown against […]

We drove a $63,000 RAM 1500 pickup truck to see why it’s part of America’s latest obsession — here’s the verdict (FCAU)

Matthew DeBord/BI The RAM full-size pickup is the perennial third-best-seller in the US, behind the Ford F-150 and the Chevy Silverado. We spent a week with a well-appointed version of the truck. And we were mighty impressed. We certainly live in a Golden Age for luxury pickups, which are becoming America’s latest obsession. Detroit can’t sell […]

I drove a $63,000 Ford Raptor pickup truck for a week to see if it lived up to the hype — here’s the verdict (F)

Matthew DeBord/BI We tested the Ford Raptor, a pickup truck that goes to 11 and then some. While I didn’t bust through the wilderness with this high-performance offroader, I did take it on a couple of long drives. The Raptor truly is something special. But it’s not for everybody, especially if you don’t like to […]

Humans were in Indonesia more than 63,000 years ago

Enlarge / Lida Ajer modern human tooth (left top) with its corresponding scanned image (left bottom) compared to an orangutan tooth (right) (credit: Tanya Smith and Rokus Awe Due) In the Padang Highlands of western Sumatra, a large island in Indonesia, there is a small cave called Lida Ajer that has long offered up clues about […]