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Your Life in a Backpack: What to Pack For 6 Months Traveling Abroad

Think back to your last vacation. I bet your suitcases were so stuffed you had to sit on them just to get the zipper closed, and that was just for one week! Now imagine if you had to pack absolutely everything you needed for six months on the road, or even a year, and it all had to fit into one big …

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …

10 Places You Should Go While They're Still Cheap

It’s a fact almost every traveler faces: The world is bigger than our wallets are deep. And while there are plenty of tricks for squeezing the most …

Life Is Great In America's Thinnest City

The metro area posted a 12.5% obesity rate, less than half that of the national average of 26.2%.<p>Boulder's low obesity rate is largely due to the city's outdoorsy lifestyle, young population, and commitment to sustainable and healthy living.<p>Gallup tracks U.S. obesity levels as part of the …

Dolphins persuade Navy trainers to dredge up 130-year-old torpedo

The U.S. Navy doesn't yet exactly know how a 130-year-old brass torpedo got to the bottom of the Pacific off the coast of San Diego, but they have a couple of dolphins to thank for rediscovering the rare weapon.<p>The find was so unexpected that the humans didn't believe the dolphins at first.<p>The …

Saturday Night Live: “Ben Affleck; Kanye West”

This is the second year in a row that <i>SNL</i> has had major goodbyes to address in its season finale (Kristen Wiig last time, Bill Hader and Fred Armisen …

Dog and Human Genomes Evolved Together

Evolution shaped genes in humans and dogs that correspond to diet, behavior, and disease, according to a new study.<p><b>The bond betweendogs and humans is ancient and enduring. Dogs snuggle up to us at night, gambol by our side during daily walks, and flop adoringly at our feet when we crash on our</b> …

New Web-based Game Ideal for Geography and Travel Fans - Vagabondish

If you’re the kind of person visually stimulated by geography and have a knack for identifying far off locations, GeoGuessr is the game for you.<p>Using …

'The Office' Blooper Reel: Two Hours Of Hilarious Outtakes From The Series (VIDEO)

Having a hard time letting go of "The Office" after last night's finale? Then why not drag it out for another two hours with the ultimate blooper reel?<p>Here's two hours of bloopers from seasons two through eight. (Note: if the image gets stuck at 11:40, skip forward to 22:00... there seems to be a …

How to Speak with a British Accent (VIDEO)

I'm in London right now. And as I walk through the streets I can't help but to mimic the accents I hear. But the honest truth is that I'm not so good at it!<p>So, in an attempt to get a London accent right, I took a lesson from a dialect coach.<p>Watch the video. Follow along. And try to get it</b> …

Top 10 destinations for twitchers

If you don't know what a 'twitcher' is then this list is probably not for you - then again, perhaps you don't even know you're a twitcher yet. (Twitcher is just another name for birdwatcher.)<p>With over 10,000 species of birds in the world, twitchers travel far and wide to get a glimpse or catch the …

I Spent 5 Hours In The World's Best Airport And Didn't Mind The Wait

But it's no boring airport terminal. Changi was just named the Best Airport in The World by Skytrax, a company that tracks and rates airline and airport performance.<p>Realizing that travel can be stressful, the team behind Changi designed the airport to be an open, airy space with lots of greenery …

Eight common travel tech disasters

We’ve all been there are some point. You’re 500 miles from civilisation, trekking in the mountains, when you spot a rare beast or gorgeous vista. You pull out your digital camera for the shot of a lifetime, press the ‘on’ button and… nothing. Dead battery and the nearest wall outlet is three days …

Bush: People are surprised I can read

Former President George W. Bush is glad his paintings are confounding his critics.<p>“People are surprised,” he told the Dallas Morning News about the recently disclosed paintings in a rare interview published Sunday night. “Of course, some people are surprised I can even read.”<p>Bush, who said he takes …

Threats And Crises Are 'Just Normal North Korean Diplomacy'

On 'Morning Edition': Steve Inskeep speaks with Andrei Lankov about North Korea<p><b>Listen</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>Monday is "the day of the sun" in North Korea — a celebration of founder Kim Il Sung's birth in 1912.<p>On this North Korean national holiday, "Pyongyang residents spilled into the streets," …

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