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15 Reasons You Won't Forget a Trip to the Galapagos Islands

<i>Where else in the world can you frolic with sea lions, creep up on hulking giant tortoises and witness the salty snort of a marine iguana?</i><p>As the birthplace of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution, scientific history was made on the Galapagos Islands. Today these protected islands are a haven for …

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Deep Flip: The Washington Post Comes to Flipboard

Few publications can claim that their articles led to the impeachment of a U.S. President. In fact, only one comes to mind: The Washington Post, whose shoe-leather reporting during the Watergate scandal made the newspaper (as well as reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein) a household name.<p>Since …

The Oi Rio Pro: Day 1

<b>OI RIO PRO</b> <b><br>Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil</b> <i><br>Heats on Demand</i><p><b>Oi Rio Men's Pro Round 1 Results:</b><br>Heat 1: Jeremy Flores (FRA) 12.17, Brett Simpson …

Articles about run down row house boston becomes quiet urban escape two green roofs on Dwell.com - Dwell

A young architect transforms a small row house into a deceptively roomy family home.<p>Crowned with a glass observatory, this scenic Wisconsin home commands panoramic views of the surrounding grasslands.<p>A teardown renovation in Cambridge, Massachusetts, comes with a mandate for maximum efficiency.<p>By …

Brilliant Polished Meteorite Offers a Fascinating Look at the Making of Earth

When picturing a meteorite, we generally think of it as something that's jagged with a rough texture. Reddit user Isai76, however, recently shared something unexpected – a polished meteorite! It was posted in the subreddit called <i>Damnthatsinteresting</i>, a place that welcomes the rare and unusual. The …

The Beauty and Grandeur of Opera Houses Around the World

For centuries, opera houses have stood as the symbol of a nation's wealth and grandeur. David Leventi celebrates these cultural landmarks by photographing the interiors of world-famous opera houses around the globe, capturing the spectacular architecture and ornate decor of vast halls in Budapest, …

Articles about 6 modern eichler renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>Jospeh Eichler's post-World War II tract homes have had an astounding impact on modern architecture as we know it today.<p>The right workspace can transform your creative life. Dwell puts six desks to the …

Articles about 5 stunning gabled glass facades on Dwell.com - Dwell

Durable, low maintenance, and always beautiful, Western Red Cedar is showing up in exciting ways, proving it can enhance the...<p>Though it's usually thought that bright colors make the boldest statement, these homes prove that black, white, and gray tones...<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>Seeking a …

Photo by @BrianSkerry A bottlenose dolphin ‘crater feeds’ in the Bahamas. In this location, this species of dolphin has created a unique feeding strategy in which they use echolocation (sonar) to find fish hiding beneath the sand. Once a fish is found, they invert their bodies and dig down to grab the fish in their mouth. One of the ways researchers know that dolphins are smart is by studying their creative feeding strategies. Check out the May issue of @natgeo for the latest info in our story about dolphin intelligence! @thephotosociety @natgeocreative #dolphins #bahamas #animalminds #smartanimals #marinemammals #NikonAmbassador #subal

Russians are using undiscovered exploits to hack governments

If you've been wondering how Russian cyberattackers could compromise the White House and other high-profile political targets, the security researchers at FireEye have an answer. They've determined that APT28, a politically-motivated Russian hacking group, used unpatched exploits in Flash Player …

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Interview: How Instagram Photographer Lauren Bath Has Made a Job Out of Traveling the World

If traveling the world and photographing incredible destinations sounds too good to be true, then you haven't met Lauren Bath. We introduced you to her a few days ago when we showed you her spectacular photos of camel trains on Australia's Cable Beach. In the short three and a half years since …

Drone Photos from Around the World That May Not Be Legal to Shoot Anymore

After camera drones started taking off — both literally and figuratively — in the photography industry over the past few years, there was a brief …

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6 of the Most Essential but Underused Camera Features

If you are just getting started in photography, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to find these six often overlooked features in the menu of your DSLR. …

17 places Coloradans would rather keep to themselves

Colorado has some of the sweetest wilderness areas, ski towns, rivers, and just diversity of terrain in the country. Over 60 million visitors flock …

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Christian Marclay: the art of sound

Whoosh. Swish. Splaf. Plop. At Christian Marclay’s exhibition at White Cube in Bermondsey, closing next weekend, words are popping and flying all over the place. These onomatopoeic terms fall from the ceiling, cluster on walls, splodge and splat on canvases and screen prints. Aside from a central …

Tips for Using Golden Hour Light for Portraits

Most photographers will argue vehemently that the golden hour – that pocket of time just after sunrise and just before sunset – produces some of the …

Xenoblade Chronicles 3D Raises the bar for RPGs on portable devices, Dev Says

Tetsuya Takahashi, director at Xenoblade Chronicles 3D developer Monolith Software says that he never imagined the game would be available to play on handheld devices when it was originally made for Nintendo's Wii, but now that it is, it raises the bar for portable role-playing games.<p>"Now we can …

5 Bucket List Travel Destinations

We live in a wild and wondrous world, which means it's time to dust off your passport and get busy exploring Earth's natural treasures and man-made marvels. While hunting down every awe-inspiring landmark would take a lifetime, we've started off with five must-see destinations that should be on …

8 Destinations That Totally Own Spring

<i>By Laura Pearson for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>By winter's end (or, let's be honest, well before), we get that nature-starved feeling and start looking everywhere for signs of spring. And in these eight spots in the U.S. and abroad, you won't have to look far: Mother nature pulls out all the stops, …

Best Places to Watch the Sunset in the World

The setting sun is more than just a daily ritual -- it's an example of just how beautiful the natural world can be.<p>When people are lucky enough to marvel at the sun dipping below the horizon, the display is celebrated as more than just another day passing into night. It brings people out to watch, …

Facebook is planning to test its 747-sized internet drones this summer

Facebook's ambitious plan to bring internet to the entire world with a fleet of broadband-beaming unmanned aerial vehicles has taken a step closer to fruition. The company's vice president of engineering, Jay Parikh, told <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> that Facebook is planning "a real test flight" of its …

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What we learned about Firewatch: ghost stories, toilets and mental health

How easy is it to get lost in <i>Firewatch</i>? Not very, Campo Santo co-founder Sean Vanaman tells me, but I've done it all the same.<p>Take that not as a knock against the game, but more of a credit to my terrible, no good, very bad sense of direction.<p><i>Firewatch</i> is the debut title from indie dev Campo Santo …

5 Cures for a Long Work Week

<i>Photo: Michael Matti</i><p>We know, it's been a long week - too many meetings, phone calls, and time behind your computer. With that said, we've got the answer to help you de-stress and enjoy your weekend. At the very least, these five adventures provide you with amazing daydreams and bucket list options, …

Rare Supertide Turns Ancient Abbey Into Isolated Island

A supertide turned France's famed Mont Saint-Michel into an island on Saturday and then retreated out of sight, delighting thousands of visitors who came to see the rare phenomenon.<p>The so-called "tide of the century" actually happens every 18 years. Although the tide rushes in and out along the …

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11 of the Most Astounding UNESCO Sites in Africa

<b>With golden sand dunes, thundering falls and the world's largest population of giant tortoises, Africa's world heritage sites encompass staggering beauty and diversity.</b><p><b>BOTSWANA</b><p><b>1. Okavango Delta</b><p>With annual flooding between June and August, this astounding delta is formed as the Okavango River meets …

Blind Artist Relies on Touch and Texture to Create Stunningly Vivid Paintings

While art has always been a major part of John Bramblitt's life, it wasn't until he completely lost his sight that he tried to paint for the first time. From the age of 11, Bramblitt's vision was gradually stolen from him by epilepsy. By the time he was 30, seizures had rendered him completely …

Iran’s leaders react to the nation’s massive environmental challenge

Dramatic change is required in both public perceptions and the way in which government manages the environment<p>In 2013, Issa Kalantari, a former agriculture minister, claimed Iran was becoming uninhabitable. The threat, he said, was “more dangerous” than Israel or the United States.<p>Since then, a …