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Today's my last day at Barefoot island resort and then I've got three more islands in quick succession. (One night in each) Hoping to get another snorkel or dive in today! For anyone that's never experienced what the reef looks like it's another world beneath the surface, I'm loving the chance to photograph it. @aquatech_imagingsolutions #aquatech #awesomeadventuresfiji
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A 325-million-year-old fossil fish shows that evolution hasn't left sharks alone.<p>Paleontologists have long thought that sharks hit on the right combination of body shape and internal anatomy early on, and that evolutionary forces didn't tinker much with the design over the following hundreds of …Paleontology
An estimated 1.6 million Britons are about to head abroad for Easter, with Spain and its islands, Turkey, Tunisia and Florida proving popular, according to the latest figures from Abta.<p>Over the Easter weekend, 370,000 passengers will leave from Heathrow Airport, 200,000 from Gatwick, 120,000 from …Airplanes
Bees in Kenya stay healthy despite parasites and viruses that collapse U.S. and European hives.<p>A surprising finding about East African honeybees lends new hope to the fight against colony collapses in the West. Scientists have discovered that bees in Kenya have strong resistance to the same …Insects
When it comes to French cities, there are a few that stand out as traveller favourites: Nice, Bordeaux, Lyon and, of course, Paris. Toulouse is all too often overlooked, but it’s one of France’s most historic and fascinating cities. Known to locals as <i>La Ville Rose</i> (The Pink City) after the …
Not so long ago travel companies were going all out to woo the silver pound (the spending power of wealthy retirees). Then it was the DINKY pound (dual income, no kids yet), then the pink pound (gay travellers). Now, the chase is on to nab a new and discerning group - the hound pound.<p>A growing …Pets
Primates choose the wood that's most durable and weavable, study says.<p>Chimpanzees choose tree branches that give them the most firm and stable place to sleep, a new study says.<p>What's more, the research bolsters the theory that high-quality sleep may have led to the evolution of modern humans, said …Anthropology
Wildlife & Wild Places<p>Wildlife trafficking has become one of the major conservation issues of our time and the sinister illegal trade in cheetahs is increasingly coming to the attention of conservationists. Unlike leopards, the main trade in cheetahs is not a consequence of the desire for beautiful …Wildlife
News<p><b>1</b><p><b>Forest McMullin</b><p>Hi- I’ve been using the X-E1 with a variety of lenses since March this year and I thought I’d share some of my travel images with …
So let me share my "secrets" to getting great B&W results from the Fuji X100S with you.<br>B&W photography can give your photography a new direction<br>I …
Well I’m not exactly getting rid of my SLRs and my army of lenses, but all that gear has been locked away for the past week. A little viewfinder …
You want to take your kids on an unforgettable adventure in one of our spectacular national parks—but which one? In his new book, 100 Places That Can Change Your Child's Life, editor, author, and dad Keith Bellows names the best parks for families—and much more. See his 11 park picks below, then …National Parks