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What Africa will look like in 100 years

Photo: Alamy/ Galit Seligmann<p>As Africa's population looks set to quadruple over the twenty-first century, <i>The Telegraph</i> digs into the data to reveal the opportunities - and challenges - facing a fast-changing continent<p><i>By Ashley Kirk, Friday 11 March 2016</i><p>Africa’s population is booming. By 2100, it …

Inside China's 'ghost cities': Photographer captures country's massive urban developments... without an inhabitant in sight

• <b>Chicago-based photographer, Kai Caemmerer, travelled to China to document the eerily empty urban developments</b>• <b><br>The urbanisation projects are part of a</b> …

12 National Parks That Will Take Your Breath Away

Have you ever been somewhere so beautiful, that it literally leaves you speechless? Well, if you love nature and the great outdoors, you’re sure to …

Cycleangelo: Bike rider uses GPS to 'draw' pictures on street maps, in pictures - Telegraph

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Mesmerizing 4K Time-Lapse of Earth Captured by a Weather Satellite 25,000 Miles Away

Every 30 minutes, the weather satellite Elektro-L captures a 121 megapixel image from geosynchronous orbit using both visible and infrared light. And …

Solar road opens in the Netherlands

<b>(CNN) —</b> The world's first road capable of turning sunlight into energy officially opened for traffic Wednesday in the Netherlands.<p>It's actually a 230-foot-long bike path in the town of Krommenie.<p>The road is a test route developed by the company SolaRoad.<p>"SolaRoad is a world first that will put the …

One Simple Way To Experience A Profound Connection With God Today

Do I Really Want to Be Like Jesus?<p>It’s a funny question, when you think about it. The answer is an obvious, “YES!” He was holy; we want to be holy. …

How to Take Landscape Photos

Get tips for taking great photos of landscapes in this how-to photo gallery, from National Geographic.

Travel Photography

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19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Hiking

Amazing time-lapse of Earth rotation & more stunning space videos

Imagine that you don’t have to go to space to actually see the Earth rotate, does that seem crazy? The mind-blowing timelapse posted on YouTube …

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On Memorial Day, we remember those who died serving their country and recall that while all gave some, some...<p>- Karl "KJ" Johnson | - May 28, …

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Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

National Parks

Mind-boggling photos that defy perspective

The personal tension between Obama, Netanyahu

Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu haven't liked each other for years -- they just aren't bothering to hide it anymore.<p>Long time observers of the U.S.-Israeli relationship struggle to remember when the personal chemistry between the leaders of the two countries was so bad. Even the Israeli prime …

Isis kills hundreds of Iraqi Sunnis from Albu Nimr tribe in Anbar province

The bodies of more than 150 men killed by Islamic state (Isis) militants were recovered from a ditch in the city of Ramadi, west of Baghdad, on Thursday in the latest of a series of mass executions of tribal figures who oppose the group.<p>Iraqi officials said the men had been captured in the town of …

The Ultimate Digital Detox: Walking

The digital detox bandwagon is growing these days (here’s but one shred of evidence). People are increasingly looking for vacations that offer a break not just from the daily grind at home or at the office, but from their smartphones.<p>Quick tip: It’s not about where you go.<p>Once we reach a …

The clearest lake in the world – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/12/clearest-lake-in-the-world-in-pictures<p>720<p>The visibility of distilled water is about 80 …

iLoveHandles launches ‘Trunk’, a flexible Lightning cable that holds your iPhone vertically

iLoveHandles, a company that makes unique iOS device accessories (Facet and Pinhead come to mind), today announced availability of its latest one of a kind offering for iPhone.<p>Dubbed the “Trunk,” the company has created a short, flexible Lightning cable that is strong enough to hold up an iPhone …

28 Cute and Beautiful Photographs of Penguins

penguin group small by Antarctica Bound, on Flickr /.\ by Anne Froehlich, on Flickr Giant Penguins by Anne Froehlich, on Flickr If this picture …

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Supersized natural wonders of US National Parks

Superlative natural wonders appear wherever you turn in the USA's national parks. Whether you're working on your bucket list - 'Climb North America's highest mountain!' - or just wanting to hug the world's largest living tree, you can explore nature's extreme outer limits at these record-setting US …

22 Amazing Destinations You Can See With Google Street Views

That trip you'd been thinking about is so far down the horizon, you can barely make it out.<p>To top that off, your passport expired three months ago, you have a whopping credit card bill, and you need to pay a parking ticket. You are eternally trapped here, but through the power of The Internet you …

Hiking

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