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Millions Of Dollars

An incredibly stunning solar flare erupted from the sun's surface throwing charged particles and searing plasma millions of miles out into space. The blast was was not directed at the earth and it is unlikely to hit any of the planets in our solar system.

from Skint Dad

How to Make Millions on YouTube

YouTube may be somewhere you go to watch videos of cats or babies laughing (just me?) but it's a serious business and there are people making millions of pounds with their uploaded videos.

from Mail Online

Could millions of GM insects be released into British crop fields without safety checks?

Could millions of GM insects be released into British crop fields without safety…

from Mail Online

Flawless blue diamond, the most expensive gemstone in the world, sells at auction for £4m

Blue diamond ~ This is one of the rarest gems in the world - a 6.04 carat diamond that is fancy vivid blue color and has internally flawless clarity. The expensive stone was bought by a British jeweler for a record-breaking sum of almost £4 million at a Sotheby's auction in Hong Kong. The selling price makes it the most expensive gemstone in the world, per carat, sold at any auction. The flawless blue diamond fetched £650,000 per carat after intense bidding.

from Marie Claire

Sophia Loren: The Style And Wisdom Of A Screen Goddess

Sophia Loren -‘Looking a million dollars at this jellied eel stall on the London set of The Millionairess in 1960.'

from Mail Online

With a $5m price-tag and 1,292 diamonds, is this the world's most expensive watch?

The world's most expensive timepiece. Hublot's new watch, which has a price tag of $ 5million, dazzles with a staggering 140 carats of diamonds, all set in white gold.

from Metro

'World's biggest pearl' unearthed in Mongolia

Mongolia. The stone, (5 ft high, weighing six tons) formed mostly of fluorite mineral, glows green in the dark and in China is prized more highly than diamonds. The finders took three years to grind the raw gem down to its pearl shape. It has gone on show in Hainan, southern China, to attract buyers and have measurements taken for a world record bid. It is amazing and glows a blue green in the dark,'

from Mail Online

New eye implant invention claims to give patients pin-sharp focus

Eye Implant Could Make Glasses Obsolete | A revolutionary new eye implant that doctors are referring to as a “breakthrough” could make glasses a thing of the past for millions of people... [Futuristic Contact Lenses: The Future of Medicine:]

from Mail Online

The 3D printer that costs less than an iPhone:

The 3D printer that costs less than an #iPhone £150 device prints food, jewellery and toys at the touch of a button