Michal Solarski

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Top 10 hotels in Reykjavik

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These Glowing Tubes Turn Trash Collection Into A Competitive Data Viz Game

Wecup, an installation for festivals and open-air events, lets you vote with your plastic beer cup, turning trash collection into a game.<p>One of the most annoying (and disgusting) aspects of organizing a music festival is dealing with the mounds of trash left on the ground afterwards. By turning the …

Fujitsu working on world’s first 1mm loop heat pipe cooling system for mobile

Smartphones and tablets are no strangers to the limits imposed by heat-constraints. Without proper airflow and limited space for cooling components, mobile devices are stuck balancing CPU clock speeds and component placements to avoid shortening hardware life through overheating. Even so, mobiles …

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Everything you need to know about visiting the Tower of London

Blood. That’s what gives the Tower of London its infamous reputation. It mesmerised the Victorians and it mesmerises us today – especially as we read the names on the glass memorial on Tower Green, trying to imagine the last moments of three young queens.<p>Little matter that Henry VIII had only four …

Great city walks: Parliament Hill, London

Walk above the subterranean route of the river Fleet, lost to the city of London for more than 250 years<b><br>• Five more walks tomorrow</b><p><b>Distance</b> 9.1 miles/14.6 km<b><br>Typical duration</b> 4 hours 30 minutes<b><br>Start and finish</b> Start at the north end of Blackfriars bridge and finish at Hampstead underground</b> …

Great city walks: Leamington Spa and Warwick, Warwickshire

A leafy walk along rivers and canals passes through the rich history of Leamington Spa and medieval Warwick<b><br>• Five more walks tomorrow</b><p><b>Distance</b> 8.5 miles/13.7 km<b><br>Typical duration</b> 4 hours 30 minutes<b><br>Start and finish</b> Newbold Comyn Park, Leamington Spa<b><br>Start postcode</b> CV32 4EW<b><br>For step-by-step details and</b> …

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Why I talk to strangers on the train

A Catholic priest once slept on my shoulder for two hours as we rattled through northern France. A lavender-scented woman once talked to me the whole way from Edinburgh to London, before handing me a small book of prayers and her postal address. I am writing this sitting next to a man with an Only …

How to be an Aussie beach bum

When it comes to hanging out at the beach, Aussies have a few unwritten 'rules' of behaviour. To make the most of your visit Down Under, and do a convincing impression of a bona fide Aussie beach bum, here are some helpful pointers:<p>Beach etiquette<p>The most important rule: always head to the edge of …

Located on the Colorado Plateau in northern #Arizona, the Vermilion Cliffs #NationalMonument includes a variety of diverse landscapes -- from the Paria Plateau and #VermilionCliffs to the Coyote Buttes and Paria Canyon. This remote and unspoiled 280,000-acre Monument -- a part of @mypubliclands' National #Conservation Lands -- is a geologic treasure with towering cliffs and deep canyons. The colorful swirls of cross-bedded sandstone in Coyote Buttes, which include The Wave pictured here, are an international hiking destination. Photo by Bob Wick, @mypubliclands.