Eleftheria Stamelou

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Detecting Cervical Cancer From A Cell Phone, And Other Brilliant Wireless Inventions

The winners of Vodafone’s wireless innovation project are extending what can be accomplished with simple mobile tools.<p>Slowly but surely, cell phones are making it possible to offer once-expensive and inaccessible technologies for minimal cost to the developing world. The winners of Vodafone’s …

Cancer

PastBook Brings Its Collaborative Photo Book Maker To iPhone

There are a number of tools to build photo books from your phone today – including apps like Shutterfly, Mosaic, Printic and others, but today Dutch company PastBook is now joining the fray, bringing its online, collaborative photo book maker to the iPhone.<p>While the majority of photo book making …

I Heart My City: Iain’s Manchester, England

Iain Mallory used to be a warrant officer in the Royal Army Physical Training Corps — a job that took him on adventures all around the world. He tried his hand at running a public house after leaving the armed forces, but it wasn’t long before his wanderlust got the better of him, leading him to …

I Heart My City: Katherine’s Athens

<b>Katherine LaGrave</b> traveled to Greece with her family when she was young, then moved to Athens to teach English after finishing college. One year turned into two, and though she left to attend journalism school, she returns often. The things that drew her to Greece are the things that keep her …

I Heart My City: Jennifer’s Abu Dhabi

Jennifer Garcia-Alonso is co-founder of The Purple Passport, a web-based collection of chic, one-stop-shop guides to experiencing the world’s cities in style. She is a New Yorker who has been living in <b>Abu Dhabi</b>, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, for the past three years (which we think …

Top 10 Urban Escapes

Some American cities are lucky enough to have units of the National Park System right on their doorsteps, offering recreation and natural beauty within easy reach of millions.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Most people, even dedicated urbanites, need a break …

National Parks

Island Getaways

See photos of top island getaways (including Bali, Maui, Lord Howe Island, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Travel Photography

European Parks—Mountains

See photos of the mountain landscapes and wildlife of Europe (including alpine scenery, national parks, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

European Travel

National Park Coastlines

See photos of U.S. national park coastlines (including Acadia, Hawaii Volcanoes, Channel Islands, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

National Parks

Europe's Best Small Ports

Travel Photography

Are Bikes the New Tour Bus?

Many travelers opt for hop-on, hop-off tour buses to get a quick primer on a new place. As silly as it can look, and it does, it’s a useful way to get oriented when you’re visiting a destination for the first time. But there’s an alternative: biking.<p>The world is in the throes of a bike-path …

Roman-Style Pizza with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes and Cheese

4 to 6 Servings<p>Active Time: 2 min<p>vegetarian food, italian food, kid-friendly recipes, pizza recipes, main course, dinner, lunch, first course, roman food, tomato recipes, dough recipes, yeast recipes, dinner party food, family reunion food, cheese recipes, parmesan recipes, mozzarella recipes, …

Recipes

15 Comfort Food Recipes That’ll Make You Forget All About Winter

The polar vortex strikes again! And it’s showing no signs of stopping—until late spring, that is. (Thanks a lot, groundhog). It may be tough to wear …

32 Solutions for When You Can't Sleep

It’s oh, I don’t know, <i>3 o’clock in the freaking morning</i>, and I’m lying in bed, staring at the ceiling and wanting to cry with frustration. I'm trying …

Sleep