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James Bond's Lotus Esprit submarine car sells for $968,000

This unique prop spent years in a Long Island storage locker but can still drive under the waves.

By September 10, 2013

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World might finally get its 'Goddamn Tesla Museum'

Matthew Inman of The Oatmeal and Elon Musk of Tesla and SpaceX are teaming to build a legendary tribute to a man they both admire.

By May 14, 2014

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James Bond's lethal vehicles

From the iconic Aston Martin to an underwater Lotus and a jet pack, a new exhibition lets you spy on 50 years of James Bond's rides, from "Dr. No" to "Skyfall".

By March 18, 2014

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New Lotus Esprit, Elise, Elan, Elite and Eterne in photos at Paris Motor Show

Lotus has unveiled five new models at the 2010 Paris Motor Show. We have pics!

19 Images By October 4, 2010

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James Bond had a drinking problem, researchers conclude

Agent 007's love of "shaken, not stirred" martinis may have been a result of alcohol-induced tremors, say the authors of a silly study examining Bond's health. They also estimate he'd die by 56.

By December 16, 2013

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Billion-dollar babies: Far-out pet projects of the tech elite

From Ellison to Musk to Bezos, technology's richest can't seem to stay away from wacky desires to live forever, colonize other planets, and recreate the plot line of "Deep Impact," minus the apocalypse.

By October 26, 2013

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Elon Musk is the anonymous buyer of the James Bond Lotus submarine

After it was found languishing in storage, the famous amphibian Bond car was auctioned off for nearly $1 million. Better yet, it turns out SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk was the secret buyer.

By October 17, 2013

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Crave Ep. 137: The Listening Cloud rains on your social-media parade

An LED cloud sculpture storms for social media, a young girl ages decades in minutes, and Superman flies onto Canadian coins.

By September 13, 2013

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8-foot robot Cygan from 1950s auctioned for $27,000

This vintage behemoth has "the strength of a dozen Samsons." Now a lucky collector gets to freak everyone out with it.

By September 11, 2013

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James Bond's underwater car up for auction

Save your shekels for a chance to own a piece of James Bond history: 007's Lotus Esprit submarine from The Spy Who Loved Me.

By July 7, 2013