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Check out the new life-size ‘Lego House’ in Denmark

If you’ve ever imagined living inside one of the Lego creations you built as a child, now’s your chance to experience for real. The 130,000 square foot Lego House opened its doors on the 28th September in the toy giant’s hometown of Billund, Denmark. The impressive, brick-inspired building is the result of over seven years of planning and around 4 years of construction. Inside you … Continue reading Check out the new life-size ‘Lego House’ in Denmark

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Big Tunes: The Rock & Alternative Running Playlist

As any runner will tell you, sometimes you just need that extra little bit of motivation to get you through to the end of your run. We’ve put together some of the best rock & alternative tunes that will get you pumped, get you angry, and get you looking forward to your next run! Muse – Survival The song made famous by the 2012 London … Continue reading Big Tunes: The Rock & Alternative Running Playlist

Everything you need to know about forensic DNA testing

Want to know more about forensic DNA testing? Then here’s some background information to help you get started: DNA – what’s it all about? DNA exists in all the cells of our body so it can be extracted from numerous parts including hair, hair roots, blood, tissue and bodily fluids. You may be surprised to learn that 99.9% of the DNA of all humans is … Continue reading Everything you need to know about forensic DNA testing

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Is a new roof a worthwhile investment?

Wondering whether a new roof is a worthwhile investment? Well, here are a few reasons why a new roof should be high on your list of priorities: Protect your investment Buying a home is often the largest investment we’ll make in our lifetime, so it makes sense to protect that investment, and one of the ways you can do that is by ensuring your property’s … Continue reading Is a new roof a worthwhile investment?

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How does the iPhone X compare to the best Android phones?

The iPhone X (which Apple are insisting you pronounce ‘iPhone Ten’) was unveiled this week and will go on sale in November. It’s by far the most powerful iPhone ever made, and it comes with an array features never before seen on an Apple handset – such as wireless charging and the ability to unlock your phone with your face. But when it comes to … Continue reading How does the iPhone X compare to the best Android phones?

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Things to Avoid When Building a Home Theatre

Browse through Pinterest, Getty Images or any other stock photo website for ‘home theatre’ and you’ll be dazed with photos of huge cinematic theatres with rows of thick leather seats and gigantic screens. Who wouldn’t wish to have a home theatre like one of those, but let’s face it, most of us cannot afford such setups. Us mortals usually place home theatre systems in our … Continue reading Things to Avoid When Building a Home Theatre

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3 ways to cut the cost of your car insurance

Are you paying through the nose for your car insurance? Perhaps you’re trying to insure a new car and just want to find the best deal? Either way, insuring your car can be expensive – read on to find out three ways you can cut the cost. Set a higher excess Increasing your voluntary excess can vastly reduce your monthly car insurance premiums, but bear … Continue reading 3 ways to cut the cost of your car insurance

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Why Breaking Up is Very Hard To Do

Sometimes the hardest part of any relationship is knowing when it’s over. Like the song says breaking up is hard to do but can be even harder when only one person wants to end the relationship and the other person doesn’t. There is no simply packaged easy to service solution for relationships in general. Each set of circumstances surrounding a breakup can be as unique … Continue reading Why Breaking Up is Very Hard To Do

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How Does the Stock Exchange Work? A Guide For Dummies

What is the stock exchange? What are stocks? We hear about it all the time in the news – this invisible market place selling a product that you can’t see or touch, but that can have a drastic effect on the economy and your day-to-day life. It can make people rich and it can cripple companies. Yet despite its power and prominence, most average people … Continue reading How Does the Stock Exchange Work? A Guide For Dummies