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National Motor Museum Leads Lawnmower Land Speed Record Attempt

The National Motor Museum in Beaulieu, Hampshire, UK has led a lawnmower land speed record attempt, named Project RunningBlade. Rider Don Wales took the petrol driven mower into the record books at Pendine Sands in Carmarthenshire, by reaching 86.069mph. The team have said they will now bid to break the 100mph barrier. The previous lawnmower […]

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New Submarine and Water Access for Gosport Submarine Museum

A new submarine exhibit and a new waterbus link will be opened for visitors to the Royal Navy Submarine Museum in Gosport for the Summer Half Term from Saturday 28 May. The new submarine is the only working replica of the world’s first fully submersible craft known as the Drebbel which was built in 1620. […]

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Mum’s most likely to be lied to shows new poll commissioned by the Science Museum

Lies are most likely to be told to a mum shows a poll released today (18 May 2010). 25 per cent of men and 20 per cent of women report having lied to their mother, in comparison only around 10 per cent of people who said they are likely to lie to their partner. The […]

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DeBakey Library & Museum Opens at The Baylor College of Medicine

The Michael E. DeBakey Library & Museum, which chronicles the life of the pioneering heart surgeon, as well as the history of the Baylor College of Medicine, opened its doors May 14, 2010. The museum chronicles DeBakey’s life and the evolution of heart surgery from its early days. Exhibits include a reproduction of his Operating […]

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