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Está desperdiciando sus vacaciones (pero tiene solución)

Siete pasos que debe poner en marcha de inmediato para olvidarse hasta de su nombre de usuario

La paradoja de Fermi

¿Por qué si hay tantos planetas susceptibles de albergar vida inteligente, ninguna civilización extraterrestre se ha puesto en contacto con …

¿Efecto dominó?: qué consecuencias puede tener la decisión de Donald Trump de retirar a Estados Unidos del acuerdo climático de París

La decisión del presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump, de retirar a su país del acuerdo de París sobre cambio climático tendrá una serie de consecuencias en el mundo e incluso puede crear un efecto dominó.<p>El anuncio que Trump realizó este jueves -que causó consternación en buena parte de la …

'Pretty ridiculous': thousands of names stolen to attack net neutrality rules

Last Tuesday, Joel Mullaney, a software engineer from Watertown, Massachusetts, was browsing Reddit when he spotted a thread about people whose names and postal addresses had been falsely used to post comments on a government website attacking Obama-era open internet regulation.<p>Mullaney, 43, popped …

Net Neutrality

The ridiculous story of airline food and why so much ends up in landfill

Airlines generated 5.2m tonnes of waste in 2016, most of which went to landfill or incineration – and it cost them £400m<p>You probably know about the waste problem in our oceans. But how about the one in our skies?<p>Airline passengers generated 5.2m tonnes of waste in 2016, most of which went to …

Sustainability

Trump's laptop ban could be great for European airlines

Most industry observers doubt that banning laptops and tablets from the cabin on certain routes will do anything to improve national security. But even if this measure has genuine security benefits, one thing is certain: The electronics ban is a huge gift to European airlines — and their American …

American Airlines

The true story behind the deadliest air disaster of all time

<b>Exactly 40 years ago, at Tenerife-North Airport (formerly Los Rodeos), two Boeing 747s - one belonging to KLM, the other to Pan Am - collided on a foggy runway. Five hundred and eighty-three people were killed in what remains the biggest air disaster in history. In this extract from Cockpit</b> …

'London Bridge is down': the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death

She is venerated around the world. She has outlasted 12 US presidents. She stands for stability and order. But her kingdom is in turmoil, and her subjects are in denial that her reign will ever end. That’s why the palace has a plan.<p>Support our journalism by becoming a member or making a one-off …

University of London

¿Es Zealandia un nuevo continente?

Según en qué país hayas ido a la escuela te habrán enseñado que la Tierra está dividida en seis o siete continentes.<p>La diferencia en el número -en la que no vamos a entrar en detalle ahora- se debe a que por razones culturales Europa y Asia se reconocen a veces como dos entidades separadas pese ser …

Inside the New Kuwait Airways Boeing 777-300ER: World's Cheapest Premium Long Haul Airline Gets Brand New Product!

Kuwait Airways no longer flies between New York JFK and London because it would have had to carry Israeli passport holders to do so under US law, …

Sri Lanka

Why a New York restaurateur is arming employees with Apple Watches

ShakeShack founder has announced that the managers and sommeliers at his new Union Square Cafe 2.0 eatery will wear devices to take better care of diners<p>Danny Meyer, the keeper of the golden flame of hospitality, did the unthinkable this week. He invited even more digital screens into his dining …

Hospitality

I saw how airplane food gets made from start to finish — and I learned a shocking secret about food waste and delayed flights

United Airlines recently let our cameras into its catering facility, Chelsea Food Services, near Newark International Airport in New Jersey. Surprisingly, the food we saw was super fresh, made entirely by hand, and meticulously planned in advance. Another shocker? The airline's newest menu …

New Jersey

The 27 athletes you should follow on social media ahead of the Summer Olympics

The United States is sending 555 athletes to Rio for the three-week competition this August, and you can follow Team USA on Snapchat and Instagram.<p>In addition to Team USA, you can also follow individual athletes whose accounts are inspiring and offer a behind-the-scenes look at everything it takes …

Social Media

15 uses for your phone's camera (other than taking selfies)

Internet

¿Por qué Turquía es blanco de atentados terroristas?

Los atentados terroristas en <b>Turquía</b> son comunes y las imágenes se repiten cada vez más seguido, cada vez más sangrientas. En la celebración de Año …

These headphones mold to your exact ear shape in 60 seconds

Headphones are a major pain point for music and podcast lovers. Traditional headphones are clunky, while earbuds fall out and can't seem to stay untangled.<p>But a new kind of earbuds might just fit better than other headphones. That's because they're custom fit to your ears.<p>Revols, created by a …

Consumer Tech

30 incredible beaches to visit in your lifetime

We've scoured the world to find incredible beaches you should add to your bucket list.<p>Whether you're looking for beaches renowned for their scenery and activities, those that offer unbelievable experiences (like swimming with pigs), or stunning locations that remain uncrowded by tourists, we've got …

National Parks

La “cultura del miedo” dispara la venta de armas en EEUU

Un grupo de ocho senadores demócratas y republicanos intentará nuevamente esta semana someter a voto otra medida para el control de las armas, pero …

DIY phone camera lenses and filters

Use these everyday items to make your own phone camera accessories, including a macro lens and ring light.<p>These DIY lenses and filters are all inexpensive and add a bit of fun to your phone photography. But if you're looking to spend some serious cash on phone lenses, take a look at the Zeiss …

Mobile Photography

Stephen Hawking says escape from a black hole is possible — kind of

"They are not the eternal prisons they were once thought," Dr. Hawking said in a talk last year. "If you feel you are trapped in a black hole, don't give up. There is a way out."<p>He posted his paper on arXiv, a pre-peer review site, in January. This month, the paper was finally published in the …

Black Holes

Flight Review: British Airways Business Class Zurich to San Francisco

***This is part 8 of my “Everyday I’m Trufflin’” trip report detailing a recent European road trip which started in Zurich, Switzerland and ended in …

San Francisco

Android 7.0 Nougat llega con un montón novedades

Este lunes, Google lanzó oficialmente Android 7.0 Nougat y con ello los dispositivos Nexus, Pixel y Android One son los primeros en recibir la actualización; otros celulares recibirán la actualización pronto.<p>Android 7.0 Nougat se habilitó desde marzo en versión previa para los desarrolladores y …

Flying
Airplanes

Disney announced all its movies coming in the next 4 years — here's what you have to look forward to

In addition to an ambitious movie plan announced last fall, the studio has called dibs on a few more weekends with untitled projects, including more fairy-tale adventures.<p>With the recent enormous success of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," and the even more surprising staying power of "Zootopia" and …

Movies
Aviation

Malaysia Airlines' Puzzling Revived 747 Is Back In Service!

As I first wrote about in March, struggling Malaysia Airlines is countering the industry trend by taking a 747 out of retirement and putting it back …

Aviation
Airports