Diane Carol McCoy

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Become an Egyptologist: The Queens of Ancient Egypt

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week #49

Eleven out of 25 of this week’s amazing wild bird photographs came from India. There are almost 7,500 Wild Bird Enthusiasts following the Wild Bird Trust Facebook page in India and our five most popular cities in the world are in India. The Indian SubContinent is a birding paradise with a patchwork …

Salvator Mundi

Salvator Mundi<p>Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)<p>Date: ca. 1505 Medium: Oil on wood<p>Metropolitan Museum of Art

Who is she?

In 1907 she took a fall on the staircase, she was never mentally the same again and forever the large doors of her marble palace were closed. Her sharpness faded and her brain deteriorated, her doctors ordered her not to entertain anymore. Servants would see her wandering through her large palace greeting guests that weren’t really there and hosting dinners and parties that didn’t exist. The large staff of 26 people that ran her palace was cut to a skeleton crew of 6 which consisted of The …

Amazing Road Trips

National Park Coastlines

Travel<p>See photos of U.S. national park coastlines (including Acadia, Hawaii Volcanoes, Channel Islands, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

National Parks

Nicola’s Rome

<b>Nicola Ferlei-Brown</b> is a British travel writer based in Rome who’s passionate about getting the word out about where to eat, shop, and see all things divine in the city of Seven Hills. Here are a few of this art history aficionado’s favorite things about the place she’s proud to call home.<p><b>Rome is</b> …

Andrea’s Oslo

Bucharest native <b>Andrea Chirulescu</b> came to Oslo five years ago to work in the IT industry — but it only took her a couple hours to fall in love with the Norwegian capital. For someone who grew up during the age of Communism, Oslo’s relaxed pace was a welcome change. Andrea shares her love for her …

Arianna’s Milan

<b>Arianna Malacrida</b> hails from a small town just outside Milan, but decided to make the move to the big city while studying media and communications. After spending a lot of time couch surfing, she settled on a flat in the Porta Genova neighborhood and started sharing her insider intelligence about …

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #16

We are rediscovering that only through sharing will we save this magnificent planet. Social media gives us the ability to share photographs, thoughts, ideas, and knowledge almost instantaneously with powerful effects. A great example of this is National Geographic’s “The Great Nature Project”. This …

Roman Ruins in Modern Slovenia

<i>National Geographic grantee Riley Arthur is documenting the Erased of Slovenia- 200,000 non-ethnic Slovenian residents who were not automatically granted citizenship after the country split from Yugoslavia in 1991. Without legal documentation, these people could not legally travel, own property,</i> …