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Top Ten Reasons to Take an American Queen Steamboat River Cruise

Did you know that you could cruise for nine days on the "Mighty Mississippi," and on a luxury paddlewheel steamboat?<p>In 2014, I saw an ad promoting a trip up and down the Mississippi River on The American Queen Steamboat, a recreated paddle wheeler that held about 400 people. The idea grabbed me …

Sarah Storey rules out repeat world hour record bid after VeloPark setback

Dame Sarah Storey has no intention of a repeat of the most painful hour of her life.<p>The 37-year-old 11-times Paralympic champion fell short in her attempt at the hour record – riding the furthest distance in 60 minutes – at the Lee Valley VeloPark last Saturday.<p>Storey, who won five Paralympic …

Cycling

Hollywood should be very afraid of Popcorn Time, the “Netflix for piracy”

In January Netflix, the online video streaming site, used its quarterly letter to shareholders (pdf) to take aim at a rival. Not premium pay TV channel HBO, with which it is locked in an increasingly bitter battle for the best shows and movies; nor cable provider Comcast, with which it has …

Why does the media have a blindspot on food science?

Last week the news told us to be scared of our salad. The story came from food journalist Joanna Blythman, who had a lengthy feature article in the Guardian’s weekend magazine that took readers around a food manufacturers’ trade show, informing us of the unearthly sounding gunk lurking unseen, and …

University of Glasgow

Australia will relish hostile New Zealand crowd, says Shane Watson

A hostile crowd buoyed by New Zealand’s perfect start to the World Cup is set to turn Eden Park into a bear pit for visiting Australia on Saturday, but all-rounder Shane Watson is “excited” by the prospect of a rancorous reception.<p>Both countries’ fans have eagerly awaited the fixture, the first …

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