Cody Ruetter

46 Flips | 6 Magazines | 5 Likes | @CodyRuetter2014 | Keep up with Cody Ruetter on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Cody Ruetter”

McLaren is selling one of the rarest and fastest supercars ever built

Here's your chance to own a piece of automotive history: British supercar maker McLaren Automotive has announced that it will be selling one of the …

Selling

Yosemite National Park Forced to Change Names of Landmark Lodges

A disgruntled concessionaire is demanding more than $51 million for names and websites.<p>Frequent visitors to Yosemite National Park will be sad to …

An Interview With Artist Beth Cavener Who Captures Human Emotions Through Sculpted Stoneware Animals | Colossal

<p>[<i>Briefly NSFW</i>?] Artist Beth Cavener (previously) explores the extremes of human emotion and psychology through the articulated forms of animals. The …

Protective Mother Kangaroo Punches Camera Drone Out of the Air

Here’s a tip for operating camera drones: stay away from mommy kangaroos. One operator in Australia found out the hard way recently. They were flying …

Duck! Tourist films terrifying moment plane approaching runway passes just FEET above heads of beachgoers

It is not quite what you expect to see when you're at the beach.<p>But tourists on the Caribbean of St Martin decided the picture of a plane flying low …

Free Things to Do in Barcelona

From the street performers who line Las Ramblas to works by modernist masters like Picasso, Gaudí, and Miró, the Catalan capital is awash in culture, much of it accessible for free with a little planning.<p>From the street performers who line La Rambla to works by modernist masters like Picasso, …

Table Tennis

Best of 2014

The African Safari, Reinvented

Beyond the game drive, new ways to experience this classic trip.<p>From the July 2010 issue of <i>National Geographic Traveler</i><p>The modern safari model generally goes something like this: Fly in, bump around in a jeep, photograph the Big Five, have a sundowner, fly home. But there's more to a good safari …

Watch a Drone Fly Through California Christmas Fireworks

Fireworks make every holiday better. And drone footage makes every fireworks display better. So when you combine all three , the results are the best.<p>…

Fireworks

FAA Issues Drone Warning Video, As Thousands Are Set To Receive Unmanned Aircraft As Gifts

The FAA is concerned that the thousands of Americans who find unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, under their Christmas trees this year might end up …

Can I Make It In Tech If I Haven't Interned At Any Major Tech Companies?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: Computer Science Internships: I am entering my third year at a top tech college and have not interned at any major tech companies like Facebook, Amazon, or Google. Should I start thinking I’m an idiot and quit everything I have been working on?</i><p><i>Answer by</i> …

The Next Big Thing: Climbing WWI Metal In The Dolomites

During the world wars, Europeans built metal and wooden protection into the cliffs of the Dolomites and other mountains for quick passage by soldiers and civilians. Hundreds of routes were established, many still in existence.<p>“The climbing community outside of Europe is just beginning to discover …

Antarctica Meteorite Reveals Earliest Oxygen-Water Atmosphere in the Solar System

A new analysis of a Martian rock that meteorite hunters plucked from an Antarctic ice field 30 years ago this month reveals a record of the planet's …

5 Top Chemistry Stories of 2014

chemicals in flasks<p>Chemistry likes to call itself “the central science” because very little research, from astronomy to zoology, can be done without …

Home Science Experiments The Kiddos Will Love

Eggcellent! These science experiments are timeless classics that your kids are going to love. I take that back, YOU and your kids are going to love …

Amazing GIF Shows Evolution of Nintendo Controllers

The folks at GadgetLove have put together an impressive GIF that shows off the evolution of Nintendo gaming controllers over the years. It's really mesmerizing--I definitely watched it loop a few times.<p>One reason the GIF is so captivating, as GadgetLove points out, is that Nintendo controllers …

Kimberly Henderson Sings Her Baby To Sleep With Breathtaking Version Of 'How Will I Know'

Kimberly Henderson's 1-year-old has quite a sophisticated ear. As the mom told her local South Carolina news station, WLTX, the baby will only fall asleep to Whitney Houston or Mariah Carey songs. Luckily, her mom has the chops to pull off those power ballads with flying colors.<p>One sleepless night, …

‘Absolutely Breathtaking’: See the Photo From Space That People Are Calling ‘Stunning’

It’s the celestial body that puts the “solar” in “solar system” — and NASA just published an incredible new look at it.<p>Here comes the sun:<p>(Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSFC)<p>Below is NASA’s explanation of the picture, taken by the NuSTAR telescope:<p>X-rays stream off the sun in this image showing …

Stunning Underwater Shipwreck Portraits Taken Off the Shores of Bali

Montreal-based photographer Benjamin Von Wong, who wowed us with his shockingly creative photos of a man on fire, is no stranger to epic concepts and photo shoots. His most recent adventure may have been one of his most ambitious yet: a large-scale shoot involving two models, seven divers, and an …

Watch This Amazing Monkey Use Life-Saving Tactics to Revive His Fallen Friend

We already had our contest for the Best Animal Viral Video of 2014, but we may have jumped the gun a bit. Because this video certainly belongs in the …

Going the Full 11 Miles on the Kalalau Trail

Writer’s Note: A few weeks ago, as the votes were being tallied for our readers’ poll of America’s best hiking trails, I was coincidentally trekking …

Top 10 Landmarks in U.S. National Parks

National Parks

This Gear Took Us Around The World

What clothes, computer, ice axe, and backpack does a photographer and writer for an adventure travel site fall back on when he's going to be going up …

Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

National Parks

Top 10 Things to Do in Utah Parks

National Parks

National Geographic Travel

Climate Change Is Melting Christmas :(

<i>"I'M DREAMING OF an ozone layer,
 Just like the one I used to know / Which kept out UV rays / Before aerosol sprays / And allowed for actual …

Climate Change