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10 playas de España que visitar antes de morir

<b>1) PLAYA DE LAS CATEDRALES (Galicia)</b><p>Entre las localidades lucenses de Foz y Ribadeo se encuentra la playa de las Catedrales, <b>considerada una de las</b> …

Dos años del Bosón de Higgs

Dos años más tarde, los científicos ya han confirmado que se trata de la partícula predicha por Peter Higgs y François Englert, ambos ganadores del …

Kilian Jornet on Going Up and Down Denali in Less Than 12 Hrs. Next: Elbrus, Aconcagua

Mountain endurance athlete Kilian Jornet set a new speed record on 20,322-foot Mount McKinley, or Denali, in Alaska, on June 7, 2014. The 26-year-old Catalonian’s ascent and descent took 11 hours and 48 minutes, which was five hours faster than the previous record of 16 hours 46 minutes set by Ed …

The Expedition to Reach the “Unconquered Pole” and Save the Arctic Sea

Wildlife & Wild Places<p>An iced tent after a night out in -20′. (Photograph by Lisa Pook)<p><b>By Lisa Pook</b><p><b>I didn’t know I wanted to reach the ‘unconquered’ before January, but then I met Jim McNeill and learned about his Ice Warrior project.</b><p>There are four ‘North Poles.’ We often hear about explorers …

Iraq: 1,200 Years of Turbulent History in Five Maps

The region once known as the cradle of civilization has seen significant changes.<p>Sunni Arab militants from the al Qaeda splinter group known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS (also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, or ISIL), have gained control of vast tracts of land …

Dinosaur-Era Fossil Shows Birds' Feathers Evolved Before Flight

An ancient bird ancestor from the dinosaur era sported feathers, but couldn't fly.<p>A beautifully preserved fossil <i>Archaeopteryx</i>, a famed flightless bird from the age of the dinosaurs, adds to the evidence that feathers evolved well ahead of the ability to fly.<p>Long seen as one of the first birds,</i> …