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Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Colossal

<p>New York-based artist Maude White (previously) continues to create beautifully rendered illustrations with cut paper, creating dozens of new pieces …

A pilot explains why it’s time to get over your fear of turbulence

Turbulence: spiller of coffee, jostler of luggage, filler of barf bags, rattler of nerves. But is it a crasher of planes? Judging by the reactions of many airline passengers, one would assume so; turbulence is far and away the number one concern of anxious passengers. Intuitively, this makes sense. …

Adventure-Seekers Hang Out in Hammocks Strung Up at Dizzying Heights

Anyone with a fear of heights may want to avoid the International Highline Meeting, an annual event that took place this year at Monte Piana in the Italian Dolomites, and calls to those with an adventurous spirit. Individuals known as slackliners travel from all across the world to meet up and …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the winners of this year’s international astronomy photography competition. The observatory’s annual free exhibition, which opened on Thursday, showcases these dazzling images of the sky, ranging from within our solar system to far into deep space. …

London Lodging: The Hotel Café Royal

I don't like being in or near London's Piccadilly Circus. The area is elbow-jabbingly crowded, brain-cloudingly, honky-tonk noisy and choked by slow-moving clumps of people who too often don't watch (or know) where they are going. So a few months ago, when Jackie and I had a look-see of the Hotel …

Yoga in Hobbiton

A lot of Yoga!<p>Some of you may recognize Bel from today’s photo below… here she is doing some more in this How-To HDR video we made. This is from the …

Brilliant Head-Hammock Gives Passengers Privacy In Economy Class

Getting cozy and catching up on <i>Game on Thrones</i> can be awkward when you’re sitting in coach. Is it wrong, for instance, to watch decapitation scenes on your private screen when the eight-year-old kid sitting next to you is peering over your shoulder?<p>A new contraption from graduate students at the …

10 First-Class Airplane Seats That Are Nicer Than Your Apartment

As some airlines gut their frequent flyer programs, increase fees and cram more seats into coach, others are pushing the boundaries of flying luxury with of over-the-top first class suites.<p>Airlines are betting that these opulent accommodations will drive up profit margins and yield greater revenues …

Luxury Travel

Shangri-La at The Shard

London Bridge, London, England<p>Shangri-La’s first UK outpost boasts arguably the best views of any hotel in London, with 360-degree vistas of the capital from just about everywhere that make a stay here truly memorable. The top-floor infinity pool area is a particularly desirable space from which to …

UAE's Etihad Airlines Has Built the Fanciest Commercial Airplane in the World

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The days of neck pillows and kids kicking your seat are over, at least if you can afford to fly to …

Do look down! The world's best skywalks – in pictures

As Canada's Glacier Skywalk opens, offering amazing views over Jasper national park, we take a look at the best skywalks around the world<p><b>Share your skywalk experiences in the comments below</b>

5 Gluten-Free Beers That Actually Taste Good

With the rise of gluten intolerance and celiac disease worldwide, beer masters and craft brewers around the world have decided the beer industry needs to produce delicious and tasty gluten-free beer options. In a world where most people who couldn't ingest gluten were limited to drinking wine, a …