Indonesia has warned that the active volcano on the tourist island of Bali is entering a "critical phase", amid fears of an imminent eruption. Hundreds of tremors were recorded on Monday at Mount Agung,
A massive quake off Alaska’s coast triggered a tsunami warning. Here are eight things to know about these seismic events. A magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck 170 miles southeast off the coast of Kodiak,
Astronomers and Native Hawaiian activists agree that Mauna Kea is a portal to the universe, they just can't agree on how it should be used. This story begins with an earth-cracking volcanic eruption. million
Writers' block? Go take a nap. Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense
Day one is Thursday, and we roll out of Juba, South Sudan, in the ambassador’s official ride, a Toyota Land Cruiser in spotless white. The driver’s door is showered with gold stars across a familiar sky
Ditch modern civilisation and go wild! (Just be responsible about it.) In this excerpt from Lonely Planet's 1000 Ultimate Experiences, we've got the top 10 feel-good sustainable travel experiences. 1.
As the famous saying goes, I like big books and I cannot lie. Even though we may take in most of our reading via an iPad or Kindle these days, we are still bookworms at heart. The warmth and character
Over a century of photographic history on one poster. Time travel back to 1950 with a Best Buy circular and you basically blow minds with every page. Flatscreen TVs? Crazy. Computers? Crazy. Smartphones?
The winners of the 2013 Sony World Photography Awards have just been announced. Norwegian photographer Andrea Gjestvang was announced as the Photographer of the Year, for her series of portraits of children