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Pasta made with crickets, grasshoppers sold in France | CNN Travel

(CNN) — For anyone who's ever thought their artisan pasta lacks an unexpected protein punch, Stephanie Richard has the answer.<p>Richard, based in Thiefosse, northeast France, serves up fusili, penne and spaghetti containing a very special ingredient: Insects.<p>This gourmet treat is made from spelt …


5 apps for exploring a new city like a local

There are some things everybody knows about New Yorkers. They pay exorbitant rents, they worship pizza and they never hang out in Times Square.<p>But …


We sent 3 reporters to Cuba for a week, and it was a surreal adventure from the moment they arrived

While political and economic negotiations are underway to end the stiff US-Cuba relationship, the world is flocking to experience the surreal time warp of this tropical nation.<p>Business Insider decided to do the same and sent three reporters in June to Havana.<p>Here's an overview of our Cuban …

The 5 Least-Visited Countries In The World

Globe trotters who prefer the road less traveled will want to add these to their travel list.<p>The appeal of some travel destinations is that <i>everyone</i> wants to visit them. For the rest of us, nothing beats a country that's <i>not</i> overrun with tourists, where experiences feel authentic, and the majority of …

Condoms Focus Discussion on Impact of Human Population on Wildlife

Changing Planet<p>Thousands of Endangered Species Condoms will be distributed across the United States tomorrow, World Population Day, to highlight the pressure human population growth puts on local wildlife.<p>World Population Day, July 11, was designated by the United Nations in 1989 to raise awareness …


This Is How Many Calories You're Actually Burning When You Work Out

Because the treadmill lies.


Bliive: Brazilian barter website turns time into money

<b>Maritza Reboucas is working late in her apartment in Sao Paulo's Jardim Santa Ines neighbourhood.</b><p>She is teaching breathing techniques via Skype to someone she met online a few minutes ago.<p>A sales person during the day, Maritza moonlights as a breathing coach, helping people with health issues such …


The wilds of Madagascar | CNN Travel


The Liberian bikers who wear pink to stop getting robbed

<b>Female motorcycle taxi drivers in Liberia were fed up with being robbed. So they formed a collective, called it the Pink Panthers and donned bright helmets and jackets which made sure they were easy to spot.</b>


Fat Burning Soup - My Best Recipe For Losing Weight And Looking Great FAST

A fat burning soup that's delicious and filling is one of the best ways to slim down and get that flat tummy fast without having to starve yourself …

Turning Ethiopia's desert green

<b>A generation ago Ethiopia's Tigray province was stricken by a famine that shocked the world. Today, as Chris Haslam reports, local people are using ancient techniques to turn part of the desert green.</b><p>In the pink-streaked twilight, a river of humanity is flowing across Tigray's dusty Hawzien plain. …