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The 22 Most Beautiful Places in the World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list – whether you're looking …

11 DIY Body Scrubs to Give Your Skin That Summer Glow

As the weather starts heating up, one thing becomes abundantly clear: Beach season is upon us! And while we start shopping for those stylish one-piece swimsuits and trying out our easy summer hairstyles, we’re also hunting for our new fave summer skin products. Surviving a long cold winter of dry, …

Listen: Paranoid drug traffickers smuggling marijuana while stoned call 911 on themselves

Two paranoid drug smugglers high on cannabis wrongly believed they were being chased by the police so called 911 on themselves<p>A pair of paranoid drug smugglers got so high when smuggling marijuana they called 911 to report themselves.<p>Leland Ayala-Doliente, 22, and Holland Sward, 23, were travelling …

Crime

Belize's 'Blue Hole' REVEALS Clues about Mayan Demise!

The Best DIY Detox Juices

It's easy to get your juice fix at home (and way less expensive than a trip to your local juicery).<p>Whether you've resolved to get healthier or just …

This man flew to Belize and paid $94,000 for a risky brain implant to study the link between thoughts and speech

Phil Kennedy is one of those scientists.<p>As MIT Technology Review's Adam Piore reported, the neuroscientist who pioneered the technology used to connect the human brain to a computer decided to get his own brain implant in 2014.<p>Brain computer interfaces, or BCIs, are devices that record the …

New system, new hope for thousands of fishermen in Belize

<i>Editor’s note June 29, 2016: This month, in response to the success of the pilot program described in this post, the government of Belize implemented</i> …

This Farmer Is Using Drones to Deal with His Crops

A long-time tropical fruit farmer has gone deep into the jungle of Belize to preserve it and to learn its lessons with the help of drone technology.<p><i>"Every time, I think I'm going to wake up back in the jungle. While I was here, I wanted to be there and while I was there, all I could think of was</i> …

Belize ends open access to marine fisheries

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Dec. 9, 2015–Roughly 40 fishermen met today at the Fisheries Department compound in Belize City for a one-day workshop as fisheries …

Oh, the Places Nat Geo Goes

When you work at National Geographic, one of the first questions people ask is if you get to travel. The answer is often yes, but one of the best parts of the job is being surrounded by sharp, globe-trotting people, and getting to hear their stories.<p>That’s why we asked folks on the Nat Geo Travel …

Top 5: Cave churches

Sainte-Marie Madeleine, France. Image: Alamy<p><b>01 Sainte-Marie Madeleine France</b><br>The legendary retreat of Mary Magdalene after she fled persecution in the …

Vanuatu's Espiritu Santo, where paradise is a leaky canoe without a paddle

Smiles dazzle, adventures abound and bliss comes out of the luminous blue water on the island that inspired South Pacific<p>I’ve just found my happy place.<p>It’s been a long time coming. For years whenever anyone told me to close my eyes and picture it I’ve drawn a blank, then spent the next few minutes …

Mad Max