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I attended one of New York's most exclusive sex parties on a private yacht — and it's not your parents' swingers party

As the cruise around Brooklyn's Sheepshead Bay wound to a close, and passengers downed the last of their free champagne, the captain appeared on deck with news: The tide was too low, and the boat could not dock for at least another hour.<p>"I'll let you know when we can dock," he told the crowd. …

STUDENT TRAVEL TIPS

The permission slips are signed, your bags are packed and you’re, like, so ready to ditch the classroom and head out on your class trip. Travel is an …

15 of the world's most spectacular fountains

Blasting it sky high, illuminating it with dazzling lights, surrounding it with classical sculpture … as the magnificent fountains below illustrate, …

The world’s top 25 must-see destinations according to travellers

When it comes to booking a holiday, the world is quite literally your oyster.<p>With so many iconic sites around the world, the pressure is on to tick …

The 10 best cities in the world to be a student 2017

What’s your ideal city to study in? University experts QS have released their annual student cities rankings, based on criteria including …

Why do we lose our vision as we get older

In one respect, age helps us all to see things more clearly. However, almost everyone’s vision suffers as we grow older. This is why it is so …

Top 10 Best Ski Resorts In Europe for Snow Lovers

Looking for the best destinations for your skiing holidays? If you are looking for cheap family ski resorts for amateur or the best ski resorts for …

Look at how fabulous this fiery-throated hummingbird’s feathers are

Jess Findlay, a photographer from Vancouver, shows us just how beautiful fiery-throated hummingbirds are up-close.<p>The creative recently went to the …

Rescuers try to save a dog who got itself stuck on a 50ft cliff ledge

A beagle is back home in Utah after she became stranded on a cliff that required a search and rescue crew to come to her aid.<p>“That’s one of the …

Thai baby elephant gets water-based treatment for injured foot

A baby elephant took a tentative dip in a swimming pool in Thailand on Thursday as part of a lengthy rehabilitation process to heal her injured …

Petra is hauntingly beautiful by night – here’s why it’s one of our wonders of the world

Did you think Petra was magnificent at daylight? Imagine <b>Petra by Night</b> at the light of a million stars and thousands of candles!<p>If you are spending a …

Baby Dressed As Lion Encounters The Real Thing

Lions are the kings of the jungle. They’re fierce and not the type you want to mess with. They do what they need to do to protect and provide for …

This real-life Dr. Dolittle walks with the animals, talks with the animals and even takes SELFIES with them

This real-life Dr. Dolittle walks with the animals, talks with the animals and even takes selfies with them.<p>Traveller Allan Dixon, 29, has amassed …

Dog saves life of injured girlfriend who was stuck on train track for two days

A brave dog has risked his own life to save his injured girlfriend after she was unable to move from a railway track.<p>Panda, the male pooch, stayed …

Life After Death: The Science of Cryonics

The idea of preserving a person’s body at very low temperatures in the hope that it will be restored by future medical technology has been a staple …

These spoiled doggies could be the luckiest in Britain

BECCA DRAKE has splashed out £1,000 on her 30 pugs this Christmas, and has themed the entire festive season around her beloved dogs, who share her …

Best Resorts in America Perfect for Christmas Celebration

Covered with halls filled with boughs of various flowers or even better, it is always better to take a break during this time of the year and let …

Human-carrying drone lift a snowboarder off a mountain

The filmmaker and YouTube mainstay took a snowboard, plenty of cameras and a custom-built drone powerful enough to lift a human to a Scandanavian ski …

Amazing transparent bridge seems to disappear into thin air in China's “Avatar” mountains

The incredible structure is designed to blend in with the landscape of the mountains of Zhangjiajie.<p>The transparent footbridge, suspended high …

Great escape: Pet shop pony runs free in Tokyo

A pony that ran away from a pet shop in downtown Tokyo enjoyed a brief taste of freedom — and some grass — before being gently coaxed back.<p>The male …

Canadian firefighters rescue moose trapped in ice

Canadian firefighters got out the axes to rescue a freezing almost 500-pound (225-kilogram) female moose from the ice on the weekend.<p>The Shediac fire …

Adorable street art: Tiny shops popping up for mini mice in Sweden

The city of Malmo has recently been inundated with teeny tiny shopfronts covering ugly gaps in the footpath.<p>If you bend down and look closely enough …

A giant alien-like object covered in barnacles washed up on a New Zealand beach last week

A mysterious object covered in barnacles and seaweed has been dragged to shore by waves at a New Zealand beach.<p>The strange and enormous object was …

Heartbreaking moment a devoted dog gave her final goodbye to her dying owner in hospital

A HEARTBROKEN family have shared the intimate moment a beloved dog was allowed into hospital to say goodbye to her owner who was dying from a sudden …

A red squirrel who got stuck halfway through a manhole cover thanks to his curvy hips is recovering after a lengthy rescue operation in Munich.

Animal rescue services in Munich were called to the scene on Friday by passersby who found the little rodent, an animal rescue organization reported …

Dog rescued by firefighters after 20m cliff fall

Morgan had to be loaded onto a stretcher and pulled to the top of the cliff.<p>A dog that fell 20 metres down a cliff and had to be pulled to safety by …

Bizarre pig born with face of MONKEY stuns the world

BIZARRE photos reveal the piglet that’s shocked the world – because it has the face of a monkey.<p>Snaps show the mutant piglet appears to have a …

This Is Why You Can’t Remember Being a Baby

From the most dramatic moment in life – the day of your birth – to first steps, first words, first food, right up to nursery school, most of us can’t …

Endangered Siberian tigers caught in snowy scuffle in Sweden over female

At Orsa-Björn Wildlife Park in central Sweden, Orsa, photographer Ingo Gerlach was lucky enough to witness this brutal cat fight.<p>While running a …

China’s Military Monkey Commandos - Destroy nests for aircraft safety

The United States, Russia, and Ukraine have all used dolphins, sea lions and beluga whales in their Naval forces before, and K-9 units are common in …