Hector Ruiz De La Peña

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The ‘Pearl’ of San Antonio

In every city I visit, I zero in on a place—usually a coffee shop or wine bar—that becomes my touchstone for finding the local rhythm. I’ll see the same regulars, order the same drink, and start to get an inkling of what it’s like to call that city home.<p>In <b>San Antonio</b>, I found my sweet spot at <b>Bakery</b> …

Charon: The Mega-Moon With a Mountain in a Moat

Pluto’s largest moon, Charon, is almost as enigmatic as Pluto. As NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft helps unveil the underworldly moon, most of its features are turning out to be more puzzling than expected.<p>Early images showed an unexpectedly dark polar cap, which scientists think could be the result …

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Stunning Nighttime Pictures of Chilean Volcano Erupting

Villarrica erupted earlier this week with a bang, spewing lava bombs and forcing the evacuation of thousands of people.<p>Villarrica, one of Chile's most active volcanoes, awoke with a vengeance this week, launching lava bombs and an ash cloud thousands of feet into the air. The nearby towns of Pucon …

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The Beatles Make History With 'All You Need Is Love': A Minute-by-Minute Breakdown

The complete story behind the band's remarkable performance on the first-ever live satellite broadcast<p>On June 1st, 1967, the Beatles released <i>Sgt.</i> …

How to Photograph the Milky Way

Many travel and landscape photographers, including myself, try to avoid shooting scenery with a clear blue sky. As much as we like seeing puffy or …

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Pipeline Winter 2013

The Week in Review: Surf's Up

The Week in Review: Surf’s Up<p>Inside Flipboard / October 4, 2013<p>If you ignore the fact that the government of the United States of America shut down …

Use the Big Dipper to find the Little Dipper

So you say you can find the Big Dipper, but not the Little Dipper? This post is for you. Here’s the view northward on April evenings. At present the …

Astronomy

Photographers Stealthily Climb the Great Pyramid of Giza

A photographer worth his salt will go to great lengths just to capture that photo he has conjured up in his mind’s eye. Just like these Russian …

Pink Floyd: Journey to the Dark Side

David Gilmour and Roger Waters on why the the fragile collaboration behind the band's masterpiece was doomed to fail<p>It could be a new Pink Floyd …