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Science Fiction

What will air travel look like in the year 2050?

According to Airbus' predictions, future aircrafts could have transparent ceilings, virtual reality rooms and run on biofuels.<p>Airbus recently unveiled its predictions for the aviation industry in 2050 – a quick look and you’d be forgiven for thinking that Star Trek was to become reality.<p>Aircraft …

Aerospace

Ten of France’s natural wonders

France's smorgasbord of cultural delights could keep even the most avid museum-hopper busy for a lifetime, but don't forget about the great outdoors. France smoulders with natural beauty, so why not go <i>au naturel</i> at mountain ranges, canyons and startling stretches of coast? This round-up of …

Earth Day Pictures: 20 Stunning Shots of Earth From Space

Auroras, glaciers, and gullies feature among the most stunning pictures of Earth from space, chosen by National Geographic photo editors for Earth Day 2011.

Nature

Most Earthlike Planets Found Yet: A "Breakthrough"

New exoplanets are at right distance from sun to support life, scientists say.<p><b>Planet hunters are significantly closer to their goal of finding an "Earth twin" with the discovery of two planets similar in size to our own, astronomers with NASA's Kepler mission announced today.</b><p>The planets, described …

Universe

The wild taste of Wales

With a long coastline and an abundance of mountains, valleys, rivers and rolling farmlands, food foraging in Wales is big business.<p>Have you ever eaten nettles or chickweed? Thomas Buchi has. He started eating the plants in the forests behind his parents’ house in his early teens, and what most …

Ireland

10 Free Things to Do in Cagliari, Sardinia (That Won't Suck)

Leave those euros stashed under the hostel mattress! Take in the best of Sardinia for free; just don't forget to tip your OTP.<p>Design/Photo Editing: Nick Ross<p>Get yourself into something free in Cagliari, the capital of Italy's feisty little island of Sardinia. From incredible beaches to …

National Geographic Travel

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

Creative Commons

Navigate the Urban Jungle With The Atlantic Cities

Inside Flipboard / December 18, 2012<p>Modern life is punctuated by its cities.<p>According to the United Nations, the world’s population became evenly …

Shop Etsy on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2013<p>Holy handmade handbag! Time to flex that credit card and prepare those fingers for some intense flipping: Etsy, <i>the</i> …

Infinity Cell Lets You Charge Your iPhone Simply By Shaking It

The Infinity Cell is a kinetic charger for the iPhone that uses your body’s movement to generate electricity. The current prototype for the Infinity Cell is a crude 3D printed rectangle, roughly the size of a pack of cigarettes, linked up to the iPhone with a cable. The plan is to create a more …

Mandela honoured by film installation in Times Square

<b>A film installation celebrating Nelson Mandela is taking over the electronic billboards in New York's Times Square.</b><p>The short presentation was commissioned by the Tribeca Film Institute, the arts organisation co-founded by Oscar-winning actor Robert De Niro.<p>Inspirational quotes will play across many …

Nelson Mandela

Articles about walter gropius hagerty house on Dwell.com - Dwell

Alongside Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright, German architect Walter Gropius was a foundational figure in modern architecture...<p>No nautical nonsense here.<p>A few years after moving into their stocky, cavelike 1970s bi-level 20 miles southeast of Milwaukee, JJ and Eric Edstrom decided...<p>A modern …

Architecture

Hillside Luxury: Head Road 1816 by SAOTA

This four-bedroom residence is located in the Fresnaye section of Cape Town, South Africa and was designed by the incomparable SAOTA (Stefan Antoni …