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Movies That Make You Want to Travel Every Time You Watch Them

By: Chloe Pantazi<p><i>Credit: 20th Century Fox</i><p>Movies embody escapism at its best: They transport you into another world for an hour or two, often taking you places you couldn't otherwise go. Essential to that experience, of course, is the movie's setting. Some movies just epitomize a place -- like</i> …

A young boy explores Jökulsárlón, Iceland. See more of our favorite submissions to the 2014 Traveler Photo Contest thus far: http://on.natgeo.com/1joOlT1 #TPC2014 Photograph by Ronen Goldman/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

The 35 Best Model Music Video Moments

From the epic supermodel lip-sync session in George Michael's "Freedom, '90" to Kate Moss' turn as a pole dancer for The White Stripes, this is your definitive guide to every model music video cameo, ever.<p>In her first music video appearance since BFF Rita Ora's "Face Melt," Cara Delevingne is up to …

Pelosi to travel to border

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi will travel to the southern border of the U.S. on Saturday to be briefed by Customs and Border Protection on the flood of unaccompanied minors entering the country.<p>The California Democrat will also tour the South Texas Detention Facility where a group of minors …

4 Perfect Veggie Burgers

Whether we're at a restaurant or a weekend barbecue, it always breaks our hearts just a little to get a veggie burger that's little more than a dry, …

Google pulls its all-star robot out of military competition to focus on commercial product

The $2 million Robotics Challenge, run by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), is a competition for the most advanced robots in the world. The three-year competition is less than halfway over, but there was already a clear frontrunner: the Japanese team Schaft, which posted videos …

Astronomers Are Closer to Understanding Dark Matter

Astronomers have come closer to understanding dark matter — one of the most elusive substances in the universe — by using high-energy telescopes to …

Dark Matter