Dan Evans

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Star pupil finds lost Mayan city by studying ancient charts of the night sky from his bedroom

A Canadian schoolboy appears to have discovered a lost Mayan city hidden deep in the jungles of Mexico using a new method of matching stars to the location of temples on earth.<p>William Gadoury, 15, was fascinated by the ancient Central American civilization and spent hours poring over diagrams of …

Halfbike: The bicycle, abridged

For urban-transport alternativistas who also thrive on multitasking, nirvana may be at hand with the Halfbike, a think-outside-the-velocipede conveyance that allows users to jog and bike at the same time.<p>The minimalistic machine, essentially a hybrid of a tri-wheeled scooter and a rolling, …

30 Things To Start Doing For Yourself

Marc and Angel are the authors of 1000 Little Things Happy Successful People Do Differently. Here’s their amazing list of <b>30 things to start doing for</b> …

Road Trip Down Oregon's Forgotten Coast

Soak in the Pacific on this 250-mile trip from Eureka to Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area—it’s every bit as stunning as California’s iconic Highway 1, but without the crowds.<p><b>Packing List</b>: Sunscreen, hammock, the Beach Boys’ <i>Pet Sounds</i><p><b>Highlights</b>: Take a 6.5-mile round-trip hike in Prairie Creek …

10 All-American Summer Road Trips

Drive, We Said<p>There's nothing more American than hitting the open road with the windows down, the music up, and a cooler full of beer in the backseat (you know, for later). Sure, the game has changed a little—smartphones have all but rendered guidebooks and crumpled maps obsolete—but one essential …

Pacific Coast

See photos of the U.S. Pacific Coast (including California, Oregon, and Washington) in this photo gallery from National Geographic.

Recovery

World's tallest water slide finally open | CNN Travel

Polish Mother Of Two Takes Beautiful Pictures Of Kids Spending Their Summer In The Countryside

The series is inspired by my own childhood, when I used to visit my grandmother in the summer and spend my school vacations in the countryside. These …

Stuck? How to Get Moving Again in 4 Simple Steps

More thinking and analysis isn't going to help. Here's what you need to do.<p>You're stuck.<p>The project, personnel issue, client, or whatever has you flummoxed. Sure, you can think about it some more, wait for divine intervention, or let the problem marinate for a bit and hope for the best. But hope is …

Sitting

30 Things You Need To Know To Be Successful In Life

Quora users discussed some lessons they've learned along the way in the thread, "What are the top 10 things we should be informed about in life?" Users had many more than 10 tips to offer, and we've collected and paraphrased some of the best advice, arranged by contributor below.<p><i>Justin Freeman, who</i> …