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10 of the world's most underrated cities | CNN Travel

The three majestic natural bridges of Natural Bridges National Monument in Utah invite you to ponder the power of water in a landscape usually defined by its absence. View them from an overlook, or hit the trails and experience their grandeur from below. Declared a National Monument in 1908, the bridges are named "Kachina," "Owachomo" and "Sipapu" in honor of the Native Americans that once made this area their home. This is also home to some of the darkest night skies in the United States. Photo: Manish Mamtani

Judge Strikes Down 6-Year-Old FAA Drone Ban, Makes Commercial Drones Legal

One of the judges of the National Transportation Safety Board (the NTSB) ruled yesterday that the FAA has no authority to regulate drones, striking …

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Second baby possibly 'cured' of HIV

The first time, it happened almost by accident.<p>Just hours after delivery, a baby born with HIV in Mississippi was given high doses of three antiretroviral drugs. More than three years later, doctors say the little girl has no evidence of the life-threatening disease in her blood, despite being off …

Articles about 8 light filled rooms we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

DWELL Your Rooms We Love OFFICIAL COMPETITION...<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>Las Vegas designer Logan …

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Big Dog and Small Pup Are Inseparable Best Friends

Earlier this year we met photogenic Harlow the Weimaraner and his fellow canine buddy Sage. Now, the household has welcomed a new addition to their dog party–Indi the Dachshund. The tiny pup has seamlessly entered the family, adding an adorable element to the already sweet collection of portraits …

Pets

How Giant Birds Can Fly Nearly 10,000 Miles in One Go

<b>Forget circumnavigating the globe in 80 days—an albatross can do it in a mere 46!</b><p>These world travelers are among the largest flying birds, weighing up to 25 pounds (11 kilograms), and with a wingspan of 11 feet (3 meters). But hefting such huge bodies off the ground takes a lot of energy. If …

Underwater Room At Pemba Island's Manta Resort Unveiled (PHOTOS)

If you've ever dreamed of sleeping under the sea, à la The Little Mermaid, your dreams can soon become reality at the Manta Resort's new underwater room.<p>The Manta Resort is located on Pemba Island, part of the Zanzibar archipelago off the coast of East Africa. The resort's newest feature allows …

Become a Trivia Beast

Boost your knowledge with help from this British quiz whiz<p>Mark Labbett's last name literally means "The Beast" in French. But he has also earned the imposing moniker for being a <i>monster</i> trivia player—an international champion who eats up heady intellectuals on GSN's hit game show <i>The Chase</i>, returning …

NFLPA wants agents to meet

NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith is calling a meeting with the agents of Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito to discuss …

JFK in Photos

Fifty years after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, The Atlantic has resurfaced some of its best journalism about the 35th president and his legacy in a new collection: JFK In His Time and Ours. Although Kennedy was in office for barely more than a thousand days, his presidency and his presence …

Sprintbeemer by Lucky Cat Garage

The inspiration for a bike build can come from the most unlikely of sources. In the case of this most unusual BMW sprint bike, it was a vintage M&H Racemaster drag tire.<p>The tire belonged to the amiable Séb Lorentz of The Lucky Cat Garage, a familiar face on the European custom show circuit. While …

Europe's 10 Coziest Mountain Villages

As winter approaches, the first blankets of snow are falling on the great mountains of Europe and the continent's enchanting mountain towns are gearing up for a new season of visitors eager to hit the slopes or take in the unique local culture that these mountain regions seem to inspire. While …

European Travel

Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

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Verizon's $130 billion bid for Vodafone independence could be approved this weekend

The boards of both Verizon and Vodafone are meeting this weekend, according to multiple <i>Reuters</i> reports, to discuss approval of a $130 billion deal for Vodafone's 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless. Half of the money for this epic transaction would come in the form of Verizon shares, say <i>Reuters'</i> …

LG Just Announced Its Big iPad Rival, The 'G Pad'

The company officially announced the highly anticipated device Sunday. The Next Web spotted the news.<p>The tablet will be called the G Pad 8.3 and it will have a big, shiny launch announcement at IFA 2013 next week. The tablet will join LG's suite of other G products, including the big-screen phone, …

Gear & Gadgets

Toyota Unveils Plans For 15 New Or Improved Hybrids (It Already Has 23)

Everyone knows Toyota Motor is the leading manufacturer of hybrid vehicles, dating back to the 1997 introduction of the first Prius compact.<p>But it’s not until you see every one of Toyota’s global hybrids — 23 models in all – lined up in a parking lot that you fully appreciate the Japanese …

Sport picture of the day: Pedrosa takes a curve

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How is innovation changing the energy sector? - | GE Look ahead | The Economist

Africa, which has succeeded in joining certain global value chains, remains, nevertheless, a...<p>By 2030, some 19m people per day—or 7bn per year—will …