Steven Atkinson

30 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Likes | 1 Follower | @StevenAtkin64sn | Keep up with Steven Atkinson on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Steven Atkinson”

Flights to Italy Are on Sale For $303 Round-Trip Right This Minute

You don't want to miss this deal.<p>Trips to Italy keep getting cheaper, with new fares announced on United Airlines and Air Canada for as little as …

Flying

A strange, beautiful 'Manhattanhenge' sunset will happen in New York City today and tomorrow

Twice each summer, the sun, Earth, and monuments of human industry in New York City create a spectacle of light called "Manhattanhenge": when the sunset aligns perfectly with the city's gridded streets.<p>The name is a portmanteau of Stonehenge— which prehistoric people likely built to line up with …

New York City

House Hunting in ... Costa Rica

<b>A SPANISH COLONIAL NEAR THE CAPITAL CITY</b><p><b>$1.75 MILLION</b><p>This four-bedroom, five-bath Spanish colonial is in Escazú, about five miles west of San José, the capital city of Costa Rica. This sprawling, suburban area in the hills has cooler temperatures than elsewhere in the region. It is also one of the …

The Making of ‘Planet Earth II’, the Most Epic Nature Documentary of All-Time

A Giant Galaxy is Growing 10 Billion Light-Years From Earth

In the heart of a cluster of embryonic galaxies lies a cosmic behemoth, and no, we don’t mean a supermassive black hole. An international team of …

Universe

NASA Admits It Needs Help Figuring Out What to Do With Astronaut Poop

Well, this is awkward.<p>Going to the toilet in space isn't easy at the best of times. You're in close quarters, there's little to no gravity, and once …

Space Science

Six-pack on a plate

You can do as many crunches, sit-ups and planks as you like — to the point where it hurts every time you sneeze — but if you're not eating right, …

Best Diet Plan For Men: Build Muscle And Get Ripped

<b>Want to construct one of the most specified, sculpted muscular tissues you’ve ever had? If so, you need a strategy. This resource will certainly</b> …

Earth's atmosphere now has carbon dioxide levels unseen for 15 million years, and we might be past the point of no return

The world has crossed a major greenhouse-gas milestone, and it may never turn back.<p>The Manua Loa Observatory in Hawaii has maintained a continuous record of atmospheric carbon-dioxide levels since 1958. Here's the complete record of readings from the observatory over that time period:<p>As you can …

There Is Now A Google Map Filled With A World Of Airport Wi-Fi Passwords

It can sometimes be a real pain to locate the passwords for Wi-Fi access in airports around the world, but then you remember it’s 2016 and that info …

You Now Can Get an At-Home STD Test

Last week, healthcare startup Medcinity launched an at-home screening service for sexually transmitted infections called GetTested that aims to make the diagnostic process less of a pain (and an embarrassment). For $199, you get a kit in the mail with tools to take a vaginal swab or urine sample …

China's most terrifying tourist attractions, from the world's tallest glass bridge to a 1,000ft high cliff swing

There are plenty of strange sights to keep you entertained in China – Dongyang’s spring delicacy of boiled eggs soaked in the urine of young boys (or …

Scientists have worked out how this tiny bear-like creature is indestructible — and it could help shield people from radiation

Scientists from the University of Tokyo decoded the water bear's genome to find the protective protein.<p>Like water bear cells, human cells are damaged when they're exposed to X-rays. But in the lab, when the scientists manipulated human cells to be able to create the water bear shielding protein — …

This Clever Case Cures All The Problems With The iPhone 7

You know, if you don't have any AirPods just lying around.<p>Just about everyone outside of Apple HQ thinks that the omission of the headphone jack on the shiny new iPhone 7 is a cruel and terrible idea, so fortunately, one clever company has found a solution.<p>Daptr is creating a case that adds a 3.5mm …

3tags.org is coming soon

What Would Life Be Like on a Planet Orbiting a Red Dwarf?

Whatever it is, it might be the most common life around.<p>When searching for life elsewhere in the universe, it’s a natural inclination to go looking …

Universe

3tags.org is coming soon

There Is A Magical Little Town In Holland Where The Streets Are Made Of Water

It's like something out of a storybook.<p>There are places in this world that are so surreal and beautiful that when you first see photos of them you naturally assume they must be from a movie set. But while the tiny town of Giethoorn in northern Holland may look like it was built for a film based on …

KGI: iPhone 7 to feature 2.4GHz A10 chip, IPX7 waterproofing, new 12 megapixel cameras, piano black color, more

A weekend report from KGI is shining some last minute details on the iPhone 7. As well as reaffirming everything we’ve already heard, such as the design resembling the iPhone 6s with tweaked antenna lines, the report includes some specific details about certain changes.<p>KGI says that the iPhone 7 …

NASA team probes peculiar age-defying star

Scientists initially proposed that the object was an old star surrounded by a surprising cloud typical of the kind that usually accompanies young …

11 Scientific Tips That Will Help You Learn Anything Faster - And Actually Remember It

Hack the learning process.<p>Kids can and should practice the skill of learning if they want a fighting chance at fulfilling all those lofty goals their …

Siblings

The safest places to travel in Mexico

First off, it's important to know the difference between the two different travel advisories the U.S. State Department issues: travel alerts and travel warnings. A travel alert is a short-term caution, signaling events that should be over fairly quickly: tumultuous elections, labor strikes or …

Lose Belly Fat Fast - This 15 Minute Workout Will Help You Lose Belly Fat In 1 Week

You are going to complete a set of exercises aimed at burning off calories that will help you lose belly fat fast, exercises you can perform at home …

​iOS 10's new approach to apps: Don't open them at all

My first impressions of iOS 10, seeing it up close, were of those smart notifications that now pop up whenever the phone is lifted. No button-pressing necessary. Sure, Android has done that already. But what I liked the most on iOS 10 was the 3D Touch part. Notifications become little mini-apps. …

5 under-the-radar summer getaways

With so many people on the move all around the world, why not turn your attention to these understated and peacefully crowd-free destinations? In these calmer getaways, you can meet locals, enjoy regional cuisine, and explore untouched oases.<p>Plan a more peaceful summer escape with our list of 10 …

8 Places To Visit Before It's Too Late

If you have a wish list filled with amazing places to visit this article is for you. Warning, it may inspire you to book a trip sooner rather than …