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The 10 cushiest first-class airplane cabins in the world

AirlineRatings.com, which rates airlines on the level of comfort and safety they provide to passengers, recently ranked the top 10 airlines with the best first class cabins.<p>From multi-room suites to double beds covered in plush linens, here's a look inside the cushiest first class cabins in the …

'Trillion Dollar Baby' Asteroid Has Wannabe Space Miners Salivating

A large asteroid making a pass by Earth this weekend is believed to be worth more than the entire economy of Japan. That’s got observers of the space mining industry (still more of a concept than an actual industry, really) looking to a near to medium-term future when we might be able to do more …

Where is Google taking us?

Photograph: Norbert von der Groeben/The Observer New Review<p>Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google, still owns around 16% of the company.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/3/1435921855071/ea0a35e0-17eb-4b36-8d63-3f8a7e8e8f5f-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Norbert …

Prototypes

Top 52 DIY Home Projects Gadgets And Ideas

25Our home is our retreat from the hectic daily busy crazy life we have created all around us. Thus it is our job to assure a perfect environment …

Right Now, The Internet Of Things Is Like The Internet Of The 1990s

A world of connected devices are starting to come online. Don’t mistake what they do now for what they’ll accomplish in the future.<p>Unless you think of technology as a geeky hobby unto itself, giving an Internet connection to everyday objects might seem like a waste of energy. Who needs really needs …

Orbital Space Colonies and Geometric Primitives - h+ Media

• authors Fosco Lucarelli, Mariabruna Fabrizi<p><b>TORUS DESIGN</b><p>The Stanford Torus was the principal design considered by the 1975 NASA Summer Study, which …

How to Use GoogleTo Search

How to use Google search engine more effectively?<p>Introduction<p>Google search engine is the popular web search engine in the world owned by <b>Google Inc.</b> …

Google Search

20 gorgeous winter walks to burn off the Christmas dinner

WE hope you've had a great Christmas.<p>During the festive period, we often (quite rightly) over-indulge and enjoy stuffing our faces while we catch up …

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.

ESA Future Missions: 16 Amazing Space Craft In The Pipeline

The European Space Agency successfully landed a space craft on a comet last month - but it's not stopping there.<p>In fact there are 16 mission launches …

2014's Best Hotels in The World

Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014.<p>Boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith have announced their best hotel award winners for 2014. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

44 things to do in Scotland before you die

EVERYONE has a list of things that they would like to do at least once in their life.<p>But here at Scotland Now, we've pulled together a bucket list …

Tracking a Serial Killer: Could Ebola Mutate to Become More Deadly?

Why we need to terminate Ebola 2014 before the virus learns too much about us.<p>Forty years ago, Ebola was just the name of a river. It was a small waterway of no particularly sinister character that flowed through northern Zaire, not far from the village hospital where the first known outbreak of a …

In pictures: Take an aerial tour of Scotland’s stunning landscapes

SCOTLAND looks stunning from any angle.<p>Both time and man have been massive factors in building the nations’s beautiful landscapes.<p>But have you ever …

15 best free Android apps of 2018!

Android’s biggest strength is its app ecosystem. There are a digital ton of Android apps. People downloaded them billions of times. Some of them cost money and some of them don’t. Usually, the best apps will cost you a few bucks. However, there are plenty of amazing options that don’t cost you …

Apps

50 Best Apps and Websites for Travelers

Everyone has an airport horror story. But you can make the most of a bad situation with apps likeFlight+, which will keep you abreast of the latest …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Healthy Eating

Wormhole Time Travel: Cambridge Physicist Proposes Possibility Of Sending Messages Through Time

A Cambridge scientist has published a paper which might contain a theoretical method to send messages backwards in time.<p>But, look - before anyone …

33 Amazingly Useful Websites You Never Knew Existed

Bookmark them all. Change your life forever.

The world's best sunrises

Kicking back on a beach, cold beer in hand while watching the sun go down is one of travel’s finest pleasures. But there’s something far more rewarding about heaving yourself from bed in the pitch black and blearily traipsing to the top of a mountain or the edge of a cliff to see the sun rise in …

National Parks

The 100 top things you honestly don't need to do before you die

"OMG, you have to watch Breaking Bad! You simply have to. Stop whatever you're doing and watch it right now. Stop resuscitating that patient, and watch Breaking Bad. Stop flying that plane, crash it into that field and fire up Netflix."<p>As I understand it, we are now all legally obliged to watch …

This is the Modem World: There are no 'Classic Gadgets' and here's why

<i>Each week Joshua Fruhlinger contributes This is the Modem World, a column dedicated to exploring the culture of consumer technology.</i><p>She was parked on Palos Verdes Boulevard. I was chugging up the hill on my road bike, trying to get some much-needed exercise on an early Saturday morning. The cool …

The next big frontier for the smart home? Presence.

I really want to build a connected home recipe that blinks the lights in whatever room I’m in when my husband texts me. But so far, fine-grained …

Where is wearable tech headed?

Imagine a small adhesive strip that can collect intimate biological data and tell your smartphone that you need to apply sunscreen or hydrate. How …

What will become of humans as we evolve under the selective pressures of our modern lives and technology? If we adapt to some of the more bizarre elements of the present, humans could undergo some very surreal changes, writes Dean Burnett on the Guardian Science blogs network: http://t.gu.com/mP0ZT Photograph: Philipp Kammerer/Alamy

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

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8 Most Beautiful Water Landscapes in the World

<b>This post is brought to you by Poland Spring Brand 100% Natural Spring Water.</b><p>When you first hear the word landscape, what comes to mind? Do you think of mountains, hills or the general countryside? In fact, landscape is more broadly defined as “all the visible features of an area of land” which …

National Parks

Space Pictures This Week: Mercury's Marks, Miracle Delta

A celestial penguin guards her egg and wildfires are spotted from space in this week's best space pictures.

The week in travel: June 24-29, 2013

Learn how technology will turn less desirable airwaves into “beachfront” spectrum

When it comes to spectrum debates, like the one happening now in Washington, policymakers and regulators pay a lot of attention to this idea of …