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Black and white portrait of #ParadiseBridge, #Magoksa #SouthKorea, captured by our #lonelyplanet author and Destination Editor @megoizzy1. For more images of Megan's time researching in Korea, check out her handle.

NGSE China 2014 Light Painting at The Great Wall

How DreamWorks reinvented animation software to make How to Train Your Dragon 2

Before it could make this summer’s blockbuster movie <i>How to Train Your Dragon 2</i>, DreamWorks had to build a whole new animation tool. Here’s the story of how the studio built software that lets animators work faster and more organically than ever before.<p>In the past, animation artists had to go …

Body by Torres

6 days, 101 kilometers<br>You have to believe in your own willpower. And cute nicknames. At least that's how Christian did it.<p>A self-described "office …

Historical adventurers way more interesting than you

At the risk of starting on a bummer note, it's my sad duty to confirm that the age of groundbreaking, Earth-bound adventure is effectively over. Even virtually unknown destinations are now just a search away on Google, and they probably have an active Instagram feed. The only round-the-world …

Why we travel

It whirls you around, turns you upside down and stands everything you took for granted on its head.<p>Pico Iyer<p>March 18, 2000 5:00pm (UTC)<p><b>W</b>e travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next, to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our …

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You booked a crappy hotel. Now what?

Traveling can be a lot like strip poker: no matter how brilliantly you've played and how many extra undergarments you layered on before the game, sometimes you end up as the sole naked person at the table.<p>The disappointment of arriving to a hotel room that does not meet your expectations feels much …

A Giant, Mysterious Hole Has Opened up at the ‘End of the World’ in Siberia — and It’s Left Scientists Baffled

A helicopter spotted a large mysterious hole in Siberia Tuesday — and it’s left scientists largely perplexed thus far.<p><i>— Scroll down for video —</i><p>A massive hole has opened up at the “end of the world” and baffled scientists. (Image source: Screen grab via YouTube)<p>The massive hole, about 260 feet wide, …

The World's Oldest Animal Is Even Older Than We Thought

A new dating method puts a mollusk specimen at 507 years young<p>Here you see Ming, a mollusk of the species <i>Arctica islandica</i>. In 2006, researchers discovered the bivalve in Iceland, and examined its interior growth rings--patterns on the inside of its shell--to determine its age. That put Ming at an …

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How to Enter the Next Photo Contest

Thank you for participating in this weekly iPhone photography contest. This week the contest theme was empty space, and any photos where empty space …

Art Gallery Exhibit Opportunity for Mobile Photography Landscapes

Open Call for Entries runs July 10-24 for POCKET VISTAS<p>The MPA and the Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts are pleased to announce an open call for …

24 More Clever And Playful Street Art Ideas By OakOak

OakOak, a French street artist whom we previously wrote about here and here, is back with more of his signature clever and witty street art pieces. …

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High-Flying Highlights From The International Drone Photography Awards

From France to the Philippines, the winners of National Geographic and Dronestagram's International Drone Photography Awards.<p><i>Images via</i><p>On March 15, 2014, in association with National Geographic, drone-photography site Dronestagram announced their first-ever International Drone Photography Awards, …

Creative Ways to Use Wide Apertures in Landscape Photography

Your camera’s aperture has the ability to control your depth of field – which is a powerful creative tool that many photographers use to evoke depth, …

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Free Aperture to Lightroom Migration Tool is in Open Beta

The announcement that Apple is discontinuing Aperture has left many users wondering how they’re supposed to properly transfer their soon-to-be …

Dazzling Displays of Aurora Borealis Dance Across the Night Sky

When the night sky began to fill with eerie green streaks of dancing light, astrophotographer Kwon O Chul turned his camera upwards to capture the dazzling display. Located near Yellowknife in northern Canada, the auroras were so incredibly bright that the Korean photographer needed only mere …

Solar Wind

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