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Glad to see someone managed a Christmas getaway
'After two months in Antarctica, a hairdryer felt like a luxury'
A Russian ship that has been trapped in thick Antarctic ice since Christmas Eve is on the verge of being rescued as a Chinese icebreaker named the Snow Dragon draws near.
35-year-old completed challenge today after gruelling 500-mile ride in 'vicious' conditions
Movements are similar to flowing traffic on a congested motorway - but can work in any direction
309 offences to be repealed and removed from the statue book this year
Newly analysed data showed the temperature plunged to -93.2C (-135.8F) in August 2010
Scientists claim to have recorded a new lowest ever temperature on earth, but where is it and just where are the coldest places on the planet?
Los Angeles-born actor described as a 'talented artist, devoted philanthropist and friend'
A 1kg "self-contained habitat" will be transported on a commercial spaceflight; on-board sensors and cameras will send back images and data to Earth
Bernadine Bishop leads posthumously with 'Unexpected Lessons in Love'
Researchers confirm first detection of sub-atomic particles from beyond the Solar System
London label Meadham Kirchhoff has created a covetable collection of silk scarves for Amazon. Get clicking, says Rebecca Gonsalves
There is a certain undeniable theatrical element to wearing a cape; the exact amount of swashbuckling, however, is entirely up to the wearer, says Emma Akbareian
Banana Republic has come a long way from its adventurewear origins, says Rebecca Gonsalves
A liberal sprinkling of rhinestones and crystals adds a welcome touch of sparkle to everyday life, says Kate Rose Morris