Russ Hendry

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Here's One Answer to Electric Cars' Lack of Range: Electric Road

In the race to build driverless cars, it might pay to keep your eyes on the road.<p>A father-daughter team that founded the Scotland-based Tracked …

A frozen highway to an ancient kingdom

In the summer, the Zanskar River runs wild between the deep canyons of the Himalayas. In the winter, it becomes a road of ice – and the only escape.<p><b>Isolated for centuries</b> <br>Cloistered within dramatic mountains of the Great Himalayan range – averaging an altitude of 3,600m and sprinkled with peaks as …

The tiny island of shooting stars

The offbeat Channel Island of Sark has no cars or street lights – making for starry skies so magical, they’ve been recognised with a major award, a new observatory, even an Enya album.<p>Against a darkness so dense it seemed to have weight, shooting stars crossed the night sky of Sark. I counted four …

2015 National Geographic Photo Contest | National Geographic

Tell us what's next on your #travelstoke bucket list! Matador reader Marta Kulesza (http://bit.ly/1Aky5OL) recommends the Perito Moreno glacier, Argentina! Thanks for tagging!

The haunting Sichuan-Tibet Highway

A bus ride along one of the world’s riskiest roads leads to altitude headaches, near-death experiences and one of the last chances to see Tibet as it once was.<p>“Double rainbow!” a passenger on the bus yelled. “Look to the left!” We were somewhere in the Hengduan Mountains that stretch across the …

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Best places to travel in January 2016

January may be the perfect time to start making travel plans for the year ahead – but it's also a wonderful month to put them into action.<p>Why wait to soak up some vitamin D in Guatemala or the Philippines, shuck oysters in South Carolina, tackle a frosty Great Wall of China or hit the slopes in …

14 reasons Bulgaria is the most underrated country in Europe

1. We’ve been around since 681.<p>Sometimes people forget how old Bulgaria truly is. Our country was founded in 681 by Khan Asparukh, which makes us …

Isis jihadi linked to Paris terror attacks killed by US-led airstrikes - Pentagon

Paris attacks,Syria,Islamic State,France,Europe,Middle East and North Africa,Paris,World news,US news,US military,Drones (military),US foreign policy<p>Charaffe al-Mouadan had ‘direct link’ to Paris attack cell leader but analysts caution that using strikes to target Isis leadership is not a …