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The Ultimate Photobomb: The Northern Lights Steal The Show in This Video of the Milky Way

Imagine Maciej Winiarczyk's surprise when he found out that the Northern Lights made a surprise appearance while he was filming a particularly …

What Travelers Need to Know About the Zika Virus

Latin America and the Caribbean are in the early stages of a rapidly developing health crisis that may pose a dire threat to people all over the world, but you would never guess it after talking with travelers who have trips to the region already booked.<p>As I spoke with colleagues who are soon to …

Public Health

Expedia to Reveal Airlines' 'Hidden Fees' in New Feature

The travel search site will show you baggage and cancellation fees up-front.<p>Expedia will show airlines’ extra fees alongside flight prices, in an …

NASA is the reason airplane wings bend up at the end

NASA Aeronautics has significantly improved modern aircraft. They continue to play an integral role in the modern commercial airplane experience improving safety, speed, and accuracy.<p><i>Produced by Jacqui Frank</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

Oslo Will Be Car-Free by 2019

The capital of Norway would be the first to implement such a ban.<p>Oslo plans to ban all cars from its city center within the next four years in an …

10 of the best foreign travel films you have never seen

THE 10 FILMS IN THIS MASHUP CREATED BY Luís Azevedo have two things in common: they’ll awaken your wanderlust and they’ll do it in a language other …

Mashups

World’s Best Airlines for Food 2015

Score: 54.92<p>“They let us keep the whole can when we get a drink!” joked one voter this year. But sometimes, it’s the little things that matter. On …

Virgin America

Best Places to Travel in November

November marks the start of the holiday travel season, but don’t assume that any trip you take this month has to be either stressful or family-related (or both). It’s a terrific time to take an off-season jaunt to a few unexpected places—the best of which we’ve rounded up below. Don’t forget, too, …

40 things everyone should do in Italy in their lifetime

While the food in Italy is reason enough to visit, the country is filled with famous works of art, exceptionally beautiful cities, and gorgeous lakes and mountains.<p>We compiled a list of 40 sites in Italy you should see at least once in your lifetime.<p>We included important classics like Rome's …

7 reasons Costa Rica is the ultimate vacation spot

1. It’s the birthplace of modern zipline tours.<p>As in soaring through treetops, through jungle canopy and cloud forest, protected ecosystems …

How Sunscreen May Be Destroying Coral Reefs

The effects of a chemical in sunscreen are toxic at the concentration equivalent to a drop of water in an Olympic pool.<p>A chemical in sunscreen may be …

You Can Now Order Room Service Using Emojis

Finally, a chance to eat our way through the emoji menu.<p>Room service is one of the greatest perks of staying in a hotel, but recent news from …

Cool or Creepy? Airports Adding Capacity to Track Your Phone

If you’re a tech-savvy traveler, you’ve probably used your smartphone to locate an airport gate, restroom or restaurant. Now, entering the busy holiday season, some airports and airlines are hoping to use your smartphone to find you.<p>To do so, they’re deploying small Bluetooth-powered beacons that …

Want to learn a new language? These are the hardest ones for English speakers.

SO YOU WANT TO LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE? Great! Aside from being an incredibly useful skill that will open up much of the world to you, being bilingual …

Too Many Antibiotics May Make Children Heavier

There’s growing evidence of the long-term health problems linked to too much exposure to antibiotics. Not only are the drugs becoming less effective …

September was so insanely hot, it set a 136-year record

Climate reports from recent years and months have revealed skyrocketing global temperatures on both land and water. But the latest global report is even more dramatic.<p>The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which has measured the temperature of the planet since the 1880s, …

The middle child myth: studies say birth order has little impact on personality

Blaming your problems on being a middle child might no longer work.<p>Theories about the link between birth order and personality have been hotly debated for years, but several recent studies report that birth order has little to with personality development.<p>According to long-believed evolutionary …

Psychology