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7 breathtaking bridges from around the world. How many have you crossed?

With the opening of the world’s highest bridge in Beipanjiang, China, we look at 7 bridges that are as clever as they are beautiful<p>1: Millau Viaduct, …

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How Drones Are Changing Our View of the World

Nanping, Fujian Province, China<br>Aaron Liu<p>1 of 17<p>Seeing the world from above is a metamorphic experience. A leafless tree becomes a spider web, a …

Photography

The world's best wildlife holidays: an A-Z guide

Dawn comes up fast in Africa. The year was 1974, in Kenya’s Maasai Mara National Reserve, and the first wild lion I had ever seen was silhouetted atop a termite mound. It was a male in his prime with his mane blowing in the wind, and as sunlight poured across the plains he began to roar, …

The week in wildlife – in pictures

A sleeping dormouse, baby marine iguana and a frilled dragon are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world

We can't let America become Trumpistan

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>"If you disrespect the Constitution by threatening to shut down the press when it doesn't say things you like or threaten to throw your opponent in jail or discriminate against people of different faiths -- if you do that before you are elected, then what are you gonna do when you have</i> …

3 awkward questions Mike Pence and Tim Kaine could face in their showdown Tuesday night

They're not known for verbal combat or fiery rhetoric. But the Republican nominee for vice president, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, and the Democratic nominee, Sen. Tim Kaine (Va.), are actually quite outspoken when it comes to certain issues, such as abortion and the Islamic State.<p>Some of their candor …

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An Investment Opportunity In Trash

S. H. Jucha Contributor<p>S.H. Jucha was a senior manager in the technical education and software development industries, with degrees in Biology and Broadcast Communications. He is the author of the science fiction series, The Silver Ships.<p>As incredible as it might seem, processing trash may …

Sustainability

Hi-tech agriculture is freeing the farmer from his fields

Robots to pick, drones to survey crops and satellites to drive tractors - experts predict a fully automated farm in five years. But is this what farmers want?<p>The big, blue 18-tonne New Holland T8.435 tractor is not the heaviest or the tallest in the world but its £3,000 tyres and tank-style tracks …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

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It’s Time To Take Flickr Seriously Again

After trying to be a wanna-be Instagram, a new redesign makes Flickr more magical and powerful than ever.<p>Yesterday, Yahoo pushed out the biggest update to Flickr, maybe ever. An update two years in the making, Flickr 4.0 is a total redesign on every platform that uses magical backend algorithms and …

Mobile Photography

Insider’s Guide to Drôme Provençale

The lavender harvest in the <b>Drôme Provençale</b> section of the Rhône-Alpes region rivals that of the more famous—and crowded—fields of the Luberon in Provence to the south.<p>Harvest dates vary, generally beginning at lower elevations around Grignan and Valréas in late June and continuing into August in …

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Controversial New Novel About Islam Inspired Charlie Hebdo Cover

Anne Gelbard—AFP/Getty Images<p>Thibault Camus—AP<p>Thibault Camus—AP<p>Christian Hartmann—Reuters<p>Domique Faget—AFP/Getty Images<p>Francois Mori—AP<p>Thibault …

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Hangout From the Okavango Delta in Africa

Wildlife<p>Modern technology over the past few years has allowed us to bring you deeper into expeditions than ever before. Using Google+ Hangouts, we’ve connected people around the world at home, (probably also at work), on desktops, laptops, and mobile phones and tablets, with explorers deep in a …

Yoho National Park

<b>Location: British Columbia<br>Date Established: 1886<br>Size: 318,519 acres</b><p>A Cree exclamation of awe, <i>yoho</i> applies perfectly to this park’s big peaks, expansive glaciers, and impressive waterfalls. Add Yoho’s famous fossils and it’s easy to see why this park in the Canadian Rockies is part of a UNESCO World …

Spotlight On: The Many Facets of Brazil

Whenever I say I am from Brazil, I usually get a big smile and comments about soccer and the country’s beautiful beaches. The friendly attitude of …