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Top diver’s death casts long shadow over deep beauty of the Blue Hole

The ‘underwater cathedral’ at the edge of the Red Sea is arguably the most perilous diving spot in the world – even for experts such as Dublin-born Stephen Keenan. What lies behind its fearsome reputation?<p>In the bars and cafes of Dahab this summer, one recurring observation has been made among the …

Red Sea

Beneath the Surface in Florida

Hurts so good: 12 hours with the new Samsung Gear VR

The quality of the image was abysmal when streaming. It improved once I downloaded the videos, but still looked like a 720p YouTube clip at best. Despite the sometimes pixelated and blurry visual, I had to catch my breath while flying over New York City, or splashing in waves next to emerald blue …

Virtual Reality

Germany is about to start up a monster machine that could revolutionize the way we use energy

And they're still dreaming.<p>But thanks to the efforts of the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics, experts hope that might soon change.<p>Last year, after 1.1 million construction hours, the institute completed the world's largest nuclear-fusion machine of its kind, called a stellarator.<p>The machine, …

The Nail Art of Marcus Levine

<b>Note:</b> Contains nudity.<p>Artist Marcus Levine can take three days to two months to make a nail art composition. The number of nails used will vary from …

Awesome DIY Projects: 3 Amazing Diet Coke Can Hacks

Soda is not the healthiest drink on the planet, but everyone indulges once in a while in such a guilty pleasure. Next time you drink a soda keep the …

Your Dead Batteries Aren’t Quite Dead Yet: They Can Run This DIY Flashlight

Don’t know how to recycle your old batteries? Try reusing them with this fun project instead.<p>Maybe the best thing about this DIY project is its name: the Joule Thief. It’s a tiny LED flashlight that runs off dead batteries, eking out the last drops of voltage from a dead AA and throwing them into …

National parks in western USA

From the Badlands in South Dakota all the way to Yellowstone National Park; here we cover which National Parks you should seek out in the US<p>I have …

National Parks

Discover the Unhealthiest Truths About Some "Health Foods"

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>If you grew up believing the best way to start your day was a bowl of cereal, a piece of whole wheat toast smeared with margarine, and …

Lovers From Tahiti: We Fell In Love And Started Traveling The World

We met in April 2014, fell in love and started traveling the world together. He’s a proud daddy of a little man, I’m a happy mommy of a Sweet dog. …

Big Wave Surfing

A Park Ranger's Guide to Olympic

Encompassing 1,441 square miles of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, <b>Olympic National Park</b> invites visitors to explore three distinct ecosystems: subalpine forest and wildflower meadow; temperate forest; and the rugged Pacific shore. Because of the park’s relatively unspoiled condition and outstanding …

National Parks

El Capitan in #Yosemite #NationalPark (#California) glows at sunset. This effect is known as #alpenglow, and it commonly occurs @YosemiteNPS during the winter months. iPhone photo by Kari Cobb. #nofilter