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Event-o-Rama: 5 Must-Dos in September

There are some amazing events on tap all over the world, all the time. <b>Here’s a taste of what you can see and do in September:</b><p>Mark the changing of the seasons and the phases of the moon at the <b>Mid-Autumn Festival</b> (September 8) on <b>Hong Kong Island</b>. The annual harvest celebration boasts a fire dragon …

Free London

Skint? Saving? Or just super stingy? For those of you who want to explore the capital for nothing, we've compiled a guide to the best free things to …

10 free things to do in London

Exploring the sights of London can come at a cost – but it's not all bad news for budget travellers. In fact, London excels in offering free …

England

1833 Meteor Storm Started Citizen Science

Human Journey<p><b>The science of shooting stars owes much to a storied episode of crowdsourcing, a new historical report shows, kicked off by a stunning 1833 meteor shower.</b><p>Astronomers have increasingly turned to “citizen science” in the Internet era, setting up everyday folks to look for everything from …

9 of the best free travel apps

Can't do without technology on your travels? These great free travel apps will help you sort everything from currency converters to Wi-Fi while …

Telegraph Travel Awards 2015-16: win one of 27 holidays worth £1m

The Telegraph Travel Awards 2015-16 give you the chance to reward those operators, people and places that continue to surpass your expectations. These awards have long been the most trusted in the industry. Why? Because they are voted for entirely by Telegraph readers, who are among the most …

National Geographic Travel

Could Robot Bees Help Save Our Crops?

<b>RoboBees are swarming, responding to a problem so alarming that President Barak Obama created an action plan for no less than the Departments of Defense, Transportation, and Interior. If RoboBees sound like they are more likely to be “vs. Godzilla” than a great friend to the good food movement,</b> …

Climate Hack? How Plastics Could Help Save Us From Greenhouse Gases

What's the fix for a warming planet? Just one word: Plastics.<p>As the world grapples with greenhouse gas emissions still rising despite years of political wrangling over how to combat global climate change, a technology to convert carbon dioxide and methane into plastic is emerging as one potential …

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