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Strawberry Road Trip

How does food get to your door? We followed a truckload of strawberries to find out.<p><b>Every morning, cool mist rolls</b> from the Pacific Ocean onto Watsonville, a small town on the central coast of California where food comes reliably out of the ground thanks to a fine-tuned mix of climate and soil and …

Pictures: Mine Blast in Turkey Kills More Than 200

Rescue efforts are still under way, but hope for survivors is fading.<p>A blast at a mine in western Turkey Tuesday afternoon left more than 200 dead and at least 100 more trapped. The blast occurred when a transformer exploded, setting off a fire that was still burning Wednesday as rescue efforts …

Goodbye, Cameras

This past October, just before the leaves changed, I went on a six-day hike through the mountains of Wakayama, in central Japan, tracing the path of an ancient imperial pilgrimage called the Kumano Kodo. I took along a powerful camera, believing, as I always have, that it would be an indispensable …

Behold the First Ever Image of a Planet and Its Star Over 63 Light Years Away

Although it might not seem like much, the photo above might just be the most extraordinary image you have ever seen. Not because of crazy high …

Brazil's newest billionaire has supermodel Gisele Bundchen to thank as he joins the ranks of the world's richest. http://onforb.es/KODveD Photo: Pedro Grendene Bartelle (left), Gisele Bundchen and Alexandre Grendene Bartelle (right), during an event in Brazil. Credit: Grendene S.A.

The Week in Review: Winter is Coming...No, It's Here

The Week in Review: Winter is Coming…No, It’s Here<p>Inside Flipboard / January 4, 2014<p>The new year is here and so is the snow. Winter Storm Hercules, …

Exclusive Nosh Juice Detox Discount

<i>Get back on track to a healthier new you for 2014, with our exclusive juice detox discount from Nosh.</i><p>Happy New Year to you all. To celebrate the …

Magical Tokyo Cityscapes Seen Through Colorful Bokeh

In this ongoing series, photographer Takashi Kitajima blurs the details of Tokyo's buildings and bridges into beautifully abstract landscapes. He creates each gorgeous composition by standing on observation decks of high-rise buildings or overpasses throughout the city.<p>By gaining a bird's eye view …

Best WTF Posts of 2013

10. Blow Me by Sebastian Errazuriz<br>An installation that’s a response to the overconsumption of technology, social networking, and instant …

Engagement Rings

Watch The Mistletoe Drone Bring Kisses From Above

What better way to ring in the holiday cheer than a drone draped in mistletoe?<p>Artist George Zisiadis, known for clever urban interventions like Pulse of the City, an oversized red heart that turns the human pulse into unique music, teamed up with his friend Mustafa Khan to decorate a drone (the …

Model is Retouched…And Then Retouched into Santa Claus

Models are undoubtedly beautiful people, but with all the airbrushing, buffing, lighting, and re-shaping capabilities Photoshop offers we often …

Photography Tips

CLARIDGE’S – New Brand Identity by Construct

Luxurious Brand Identity.<p>London-based branding and graphic design studio Construct designed this graceful brand identity for Claridge’s hotel. The …

Toys: what your daughter really wants this Christmas

Girl like pink, boys like blue: girls like dolls, boys like superheroes - or so the toy industry would have us believe. But what do today's little girls really want this Christmas? And who will speak up for them?<p>Hoping to avoid the usual last-minute scramble for <b>Christmas</b> presents, I recently …

Feminism

Poisoned inheritance

DOCTORS recommend that women who are pregnant, or plan to be, eat plenty of green, leafy vegetables. These are a source of vitamin B9—or folate, as …

Erykah Badu is the new face of Givenchy – hurrah

It's 16 years since Erykah Badu's debut album Baduizm was released – but its cover remains a strong statement of African-American identity, with fashion at the centre of it. Badu wears the African headwrap that went on to become her signature. While other black female singers – Rihanna, Beyoncé, …

The truth about Russia's Winter Olympics city – it's subtropical!

"I have been working in Russia since 2003 and I love the country, the culture and many of the people," says photojournalist Rob Hornstra, who won last year's World Press photo prize for The Sochi Project. For the last five years, Hornstra and writer/film-maker Arnold van Bruggen have been looking …

7 Stunning Maps Of Paradise

Humans have always yearned for an earthly paradise, be it Xanadu or Club Med. A new book features our attempts to find heaven on earth.<p>The search for an earthly paradise has been underway since us humans were kicked out of the proverbial garden. Whether it’s Coleridge’s opium-induced revelry in …