Kyle Richter

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25 Gorgeous Pools Everyone Should Swim In Once

The only thing that's more relaxing than lounging poolside or soaking in the water on a sunny day is doing it at one of these incredible destinations.<p>From luxurious infinity pools with unbeatable views to natural pools teeming with marine life, these pools around the world deserve to be on …

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Boeing marks milestone with1,500th 747 | CNN Travel

Daily Travel Startup Watch: Blade, Mapture and More

Every day we alert our readers of new startups in the travel industry being listed on AngelList, as an early information service for those who keep …

This Is What Your Flight Used To Look Like (And It's Actually Crazy)

Air travel has come a long way since the 1950s, this we know. We're deep into our bizarre affection for SkyMall, personal TV screens and in-flight WiFi (not to mention WiFi in general).<p>But in the 50s, flying was something different. It was something magical and marvelous. Air travel exploded into …

This treadmill lets you walk in any direction

No, that's not a detached tank tread you're looking at, it's a treadmill -- and it doesn't care which direction you're walking. It's called the Infinadeck, and we found it hiding in a dark corner of the Silicon Valley Virtual Reality Expo. Each of its tank-like treads is covered in a moving belt …

A computer program to write your essays

By David Brancaccio and Dan Abendschein<p>April 30, 2014 | 8:53 AM<p>A writing professor at MIT has developed a computer program that writes a college essay in one second, after you input a few key words and it actually scores pretty well on an online grading system meant for actual human student writing.<p>…

Philosophy Of Education

Hackers may accomplish what Microsoft can’t—kill off Windows XP

Despite the fast growth of Google’s Chrome web browser, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer still has hundreds of millions of loyal users, and remains the most popular browser in the world for desktop computer use. But that lead could be in jeopardy after Microsoft said over the weekend that its browser …

Software

Watch these Caterpillar excavators play the biggest game of Jenga ever

Catfight.<p>Jenga is fun, but it's a lot more fun when played using heavy construction equipment weighing a few hundred tons.<p>Caterpillar, maker of all manner of dozers, backhoes, cranes, and other construction site awesomeness put together this video of some its machinery playing everyone's favorite …

Caterpillars

A Map of all the Places in the U.S. Where Nobody Lives

Video: Watch A Privately-Funded Moon Lander's Fiery Test

What goes up must come down—very, very softly.<p>It's not easy to land a robot on the moon. Only the U.S., the former Soviet Union, and China have succeeded; other nations have only managed to make debris-strewn craters with their landing vehicles.<p>Eighteen privately funded groups, however, think they …

This ridiculously cool robot kangaroo stores energy between jumps (video)

A team of German engineers have completed work on a new robotic kangaroo that mimics the movements of the real-life flesh and blood animal.<p>The robot, officially called BionicKangaroo, is interesting because it pushes the boundaries of what most people think of when it comes to transportation. While …

Portrait Analysis Reveals That The Human Face Can Express At Least 21 Emotions

How many human emotions can you capture on camera? According to a study by researchers at Ohio State University, the number is <i>at least</i> 21.<p>Throughout …

‘What’s In Your Bag?’ Take a Look at the Daily Essentials of 100 Global Creatives’

Yah Leng – Founder, Foreign Policy Design<p>Every photographer carries a bag of tricks around, this bag is essentially magical when combined with one’s …

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10 Reasons You Should ALWAYS Ask For The Window Seat

By now you know we like the window seat A LOT. The world is just so beautiful, why miss seeing it while you ride above it?<p>Our pals over at TwistedSifter recognize this, too, that's why they put together an epic list of 27 reasons why the window seat always wins. Here are 10 pretty awesome reasons; …

Grandiose Panoramas Reflect Some of the Most Magnificent Places on the Planet

Lensman Kevin McNeal from the Pacific Northwest of America specializes in landscape photography. He shoots grandiose, expansive panoramas that …

Unique Pop Fine Art by Limpfish

It's always a great day when you find a real slick set of works like these by artist David Barton, aka Limpfish. These are his take on famous fine …

Art

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Incredibly Creative Stop-Motion Film Made with Only Rubber Bands & Thumbtacks

It’s been a while since we’ve shared a stop-motion film, but ‘A Girl Named Elastika’ by French filmmaker Guillaume Blanchet was a no-brainer. At once …

XYZprinting adds 2 more sub-$1,000 3D printers to its lineup

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: XYZprinting<p>It’s no secret that Asia wants to rule the world of 3D printing. Countries like China and Singapore have …

24 Hours of European Air Space Visualized in Video

NATS provides air traffic control services for the UK, namely Gatwick and Heathrow airport. It’s also created the one of the coolest travel videos of …

Impressive Composite Captures 8 Hours of Departures From LAX in a Single Frame

Now this is a composition. Spending an entire day just outside of LAX and another “eight or so hours” in Photoshop, photographer Mike Kelley put …

Photographer Turns Mundane Soap Bubbles into Fleeting Little Globes of Art

Photographer Richard Heeks has made an art out of two rather mundane things put together. Simple reflections of everyday life and ordinary soap …

Blade Runner

Photographer Captures Long Exposure Images of Choreographed Camera Movements in Photo Series 'Quanta'

<i>…Then God said, “Let there be light”; and there was light. God saw that the light was good; and God separated the light from the darkness. Genesis 1:3</i><p>…