Amanda Chetwynd

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Last Public Execution by Guillotine

Last Public Execution by Guillotine<p>There are some people still alive today who were present at the last public execution in France. Actor Christopher …

Rescued from war-torn Bangui: photographer Samuel Fosso's life work

Photographers chronicling violence in Central African Republic recount their extraordinary discovery and rescue of prints and negatives after Fosso's studio was attacked by looters<p>The life work of one of Africa's most important living photographers and contemporary artists, Samuel Fosso, has been …

Lonely Planet blog

Quizzes & competitions<p>Do you know where the opulent Golden Pavilion is located? Or which rousing national anthem begins with the words ‘Oi maamme Suomi synnyinmaa’ ? Test your knowledge of travel trivia with January’s edition of our monthly quiz. Give it a go …<p>By Jack Palfrey 11 December 2017 …

Travel

Confessions of an airport security worker

A former US airport security worker has confirmed the suspicions of many fliers by admitting that staff will often laugh and gawk at the images of naked passengers that appear on full body scanners.<p>In a candid confession for the website Politico, Jason Harrington, a Transportation Security …

TSA

The Big Picture photography competition: round 292

Photography

The world's scariest bridges – in pictures

From rickety rope walkways to spectacular feats of engineering, we take a look at some of the world's scariest bridges<p>Not scary enough? Have a peek at our round up of the world's most terrifying hikes

These photos show how a brave teenage boy risked his own life to rescue a baby deer who was drowning in a river in Bangladesh. The boy, called Belal, plunged into the water when he saw the struggling animal. Onlookers grew concerned when the

These photos show how a brave teenage boy risked his own life to rescue a baby deer who was drowning in a river in Bangladesh.<p>The boy, called Belal, …

The shambles behind the scenes at Sochi

It may be the world's most expensive Olympic Games to date, costing a record $50 billion, but the first arrivals at Sochi have revealed the utter chaos two days before the official opening<p>Despite having more than seven years to prepare, four-star hotels such as the Hyatt Regency, which were meant …

Darren Rovell

Yukon: Canada's Wild West - Photo Gallery

Photograph by Paul Nicklen<p>Having gorged on salmon to lay on fat for hibernation, a grizzly wears a coat of ice.<p>Photograph by Paul Nicklen<p>The Yukon’s backcountry hides sublime surprises, such as Azure Lake in the rugged Ogilvie Mountains. Glacial meltwater laden with fine sediment lends the lake its …

Nature

TIME for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / November 20, 2013<p>When the innovative publisher Henry Luce launched TIME Magazine 90 years ago, his big idea was that TIME would …

The Huffington Post

Inside Flipboard / December 17, 2013<p>It’s fascinating to watch the young Huffington Post, like Alexander the Great, slowly conquer the world. First it …

The Week in Review: Winter is Coming...No, It's Here

The Week in Review: Winter is Coming…No, It’s Here<p>Inside Flipboard / January 4, 2014<p>The new year is here and so is the snow. Winter Storm Hercules, …

Weather

The Week in Review: Gadgets and Gizmos A-Plenty

Inside Flipboard / January 10, 2014<p>The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which just completed its 2014 run in Las Vegas, was full of gadgets—some …

On the Red Couch with Flipboard Photo Editor Steve Fine

Inside Flipboard / January 30, 2014<p>When it comes to photo editing and picking the right shot, Steve Fine goes back to a piece of advice he was given …

Vogue Launches on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 4, 2014<p>Vogue, the most influential fashion magazine in the world, makes its debut on Flipboard today. Read by more than …

Before, during and after: Southern storms

<b>Before and after images highlight the scale of the bad weather which has afflicted the south and west of England in particular over recent days.</b><p>In Porthleven, Cornwall, massive waves overwhelmed the sea wall and caused a number of boats in the harbour to sink.<p>In Slapton, Devon, the main road …

Weather

Prime minister pledges to get flood-hit UK back on the move

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1050000/1050632_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518208752_68bfea0b81351bddd5f5e4d8ff582529<p><b>The prime minister has promised to do "everything possible" to help people affected by the storms that continue to devastate parts of the UK.</b><p>South-west …

Weather