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Image of historic reservoir named best architecture photograph of 2016

A shot of a brick reservoir in London's Finsbury Park has been selected as the best architecture photograph of the year at the Arcaid Images …

Architecture

Offbeat Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Jyrgalan Boz Uchuk Lakes Trek, A Beginner’s Guide

<i>With over 90% of its territory covered in mountains, Kyrgyzstan has no shortage of treks filled with stunning landscapes, alpine lakes, shepherds,</i> …

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<i>Hans Thoma - Trei sirene, 1879</i>

An infographic to help you plan your trip to Positano and the Amalfi Coast

kilometers:<br>the length<br>of the Amalfi Coast<p>number of the<br>coastal highway<br>along the Amalfi Coast<p>minutes to<br>travel the length<br>of the coastal …

Best Christmas Holiday Ideas For December 2017

Christmas is coming and everyone is feeling festive with oncoming celebrations. Have you ever thought to escape the mayhem of a formal family …

Drone’s eye view

Hold Your Breath: The Healing of Photography Underwater

As large as the photography community is in a whole, it seems small and intimate when a crisis attacks one of our own. We have seen photographers …

Breathtaking Travel Photographs by Travis Burke

Last week, we shared our crush for the superb Instagram account True Living, a compilation of travel pictures from numerous photographers. In this …

2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer Of The Year: Animals in pictures

A Travel Guide and 3-Day Itinerary for Bucharest, Romania • Valerie and Valise

“Bucharest? Don’t you mean Budapest?”<p>“Is it safe?”<p>“Why Romania?!”<p>For the record, I’m blaming all of you for why I ended up in Bucharest, and fell in …

European Travel

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

You're not young and free forever.<p>Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having …

National Parks

Misty Copeland Is A 21st-Century Queen In New Photo Book

Photographer Gregg Delman says he first came across the icon that is Misty Copeland in a magazine in 2011. Captivated by her gaze and chiseled …

Street art by XAV

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt divorce: FBI investigate incident on flight from France after actor allegedly 'got drunk and went wild'

The FBI has said it is considering whether to launch an investigation into an alleged incident on an aircraft carrying Brad Pitt and his children, when he reportedly got into an argument with 15-year-old son Maddox.<p>Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from the actor on Monday, citing irreconcilable …

Brad Pitt

Imam in bombing suspect's hometown speaks against violence

ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — An imam spoke against violence and in support of law enforcement during the first Friday prayer service since a local man was …

If Aliens Call, We Might Not Want To Answer, Says Stephen Hawking

Listen up, NASA.<p>Stephen Hawking has said it before and he’ll say it again: If extraterrestrials call, <b>do not answer ―</b> at least, not without careful consideration.<p>The renowned theoretical physicists hosts “Stephen Hawking’s Favorite Places,” a new short film available on the streaming service …

Italian court rules man must give girl, 15, works by Virginia Woolf and Anne Frank in addition to two-year jail term<p>A court in Rome has handed down an unusual penalty to the client of an underage prostitute, ordering him to buy her 30 books on the theme of women’s dignity, Italian media has …

Prostitution

Black history finds home on National Mall with new museum

WASHINGTON (AP) — Black history officially has a new, prominent place in America's story.<p>With hugs, tears and the ringing of church bells, the new …

Austrian leader: EU's outer borders must be better protected

VIENNA (AP) — Austria's chancellor vowed Saturday to better protect the European Union's outer borders to curb illegal migration, as he held a summit …

Beautiful Female Portraits by Steven Gindler

<b>Steven Gindler</b> is a talented young photographer, graphic designer and filmmaker based in Stockholm, New Jersey, USA. “I transformed my hobby into a …

Photography

For Yellen, a September Fed Surprise Could Close Confidence Gap

Some investors are getting antsy about the Fed's silence on rate hikes.<p>"Let's get on with it already," said Michael Arone, chief investment strategist at State Street Global Advisors.<p>If Fed Chair Janet Yellen wants to prove that policymakers are not being pulled along by investors who for years …

Advice To Photographers: Feel The Fear

<i>Red Bull Photography recently joined our community with a verified brand profile of their own. This partnership isn’t just about amazing photography</i> …

Mylan CEO Bresch Grilled On Capitol Hill Over EpiPen Debacle

Mylan CEO Heather Bresch felt some rare bipartisan heat in her appearance before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, whose members repeatedly interrupted her scripted answers to demand direct responses to their questions. For her part, Bresch professed ignorance about specific …

Pharma

Report: Staff shortages hamper US wildlife refuges

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Hundreds of national wildlife refuges that provide critical habitat for migratory birds and other species are crippled by a …

Clues left in genes of modern populations in Australian and Papua New Guinea enable scientists to trace remarkable journey made by first human explorers<p>Claims that Indigenous Australians are the most ancient continuous civilisation on Earth have been backed by the first extensive study of their …

Anthropology

Syria Conflict: Airstrike Kills More Aid Workers As UN Announces It Will Resume Relief Services

<b>UPDATE: 3:51 a.m. EDT --</b> The U.K.-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Thursday that warplanes pounded the rebel-held areas of Syria’s …