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20 spectacular mountains around the world that you need to see in your lifetime

From mountains with their own weather systems and unique worlds of biodiversity to mountains that literally separate countries and define landscapes, these incredible geological formations are nothing short of awe-inspiring. While some are recognized for their sheer height, others stun visitors …

Hiking

Intel’s Hades Canyon NUC is a tiny gaming powerhouse

We called Intel's last NUC the future of tiny desktops. And with this latest model, the Hades Canyon NUC, that's truer than ever. It has just about everything you'd want in a desktop, thanks to a single chip that houses Intel's eighth-generation Core i7 CPU and AMD's RX Vega M GPU. This is one of …

Virtual Reality

MIT's wearable device can 'hear' the words you say in your head

If you've read any sort of science fiction, it's likely you've heard about subvocalization, the practice of silently saying words in your head. It's common when we read (though it does slow you down), but it's only recently begun to be used as a way to interact with our computers and mobile …

5 incredible places you have probably never heard of, according to a woman who traveled 100 countries

Traveling is always an exciting experience, but nothing quite compares to discovering something new.<p>Unfortunately, the prospect of visiting uncharted territory is becoming increasingly rare in this Instagram-saturated world. However, if you really want to feel like one of the first few tourists to …

National Parks

25 Must-see Spots in North America According to a Man Who Took a 22,000-mile Road Trip

From remote surf towns to fern-covered canyons and massive glaciers, here are some of the most incredible sights the U.S. and Canada have to …

North America

The 13 Best Under-the-Radar Travel Destinations for 2018

From the reinvented to the relatively unknown, it's time to plan your next getaway.<p>With each new year, people all over the world optimistically set their resolutions for the twelve months ahead. From establishing fitness routines to setting money-saving objectives, most tend to boil down to …

National Parks

50 Essential Western Travel Experiences

Raft the mightiest river<p><b>Colorado River, Grand Canyon National Park, AZ</b><p>“You hope you’ll be right side up at the other end.” That’s how late rafting …

Where to eat breakfast, lunch and dinner in Durham, N.C.

In the past decade, the food scene in Durham, N.C., has catapulted from a base of family barbecue joints and a handful of interesting restaurants to a culinary destination where repurposed tobacco warehouses and textile factories house cafes, pizzerias, tapas bars, breweries and bakeries. As you …

James Beard

The World's Greatest Scuba Diving Spots

Discover the biggest fish, brightest coral, and wildest wrecks across the seven seas.<p>Considering most of Earth is covered by ocean, we should really spend more time at sea. It's soothing, adventurous, and mysterious—the ultimate escape. Life mellows when you've got the sound of the waves, the …

Scuba Diving

The Most Stunning Castles in Europe

Europe has no shortage of jaw-dropping castles with imposing exteriors and opulent interiors that showcase the styles from their time period. Whether …

How To Find Upgrades On 50+ Airlines- And Get Emailed When They're Ready.

If this sounds like a paid advertisement for ExpertFlyer- it’s <b>100%</b> not. If this sounds like a free advertisement for Expert Flyer- it totally is. We …

American Airlines

The world’s first “negative emissions” plant has begun operation—turning carbon dioxide into stone

There’s a colorless, odorless, and largely benign gas that humanity just can’t get enough of. We produce 40 trillion kg of carbon dioxide each year, and we’re on track to cross a crucial emissions threshold that will cause global temperature rise to pass the dangerous 2°C limit set by the Paris …

Carbon Dioxide

11 Most Gorgeous Gardens Around the World

From Japan to the United States, the 11 most gorgeous gardens around the world will impress you beyond words. You’ll be walking through canopies of …

Hawaii vacation tips: What to do -- and what to avoid

<b>(CNN) —</b> Looking to get to Hawaii without blowing your child's college fund? Want to experience the islands but not sure when to go?<p>Here's how to avoid costly and exhausting mistakes during your Hawaiian vacation.<p>Don't travel to Hawaii during school holidays.<p>Tourists crowd Hawaii's stunning beaches …

Luxury Resorts

ON THE TRAIL: 6 of the world’s greatest new hiking trails

From a desert wonderland to a Canadian epic, as well as a true innovator of adventure travel, these 6 new hiking trails are well worth lacing up your …

The Abyss Table: Wood and glass coffee table made to represent the depth of the ocean! https://t.co/8jplDKjbek

Watch the Nintendo Switch event in less than 12 minutes

What a night. While you were (probably) fast asleep, Nintendo ended months of speculation by revealing a ton of new info about its upcoming console. Most important, the Switch launches globally March 3rd and will cost $300.<p>Nintendo also announced a number of new games for the system, including <i>Super</i> …

A Modern-Day Caveman

Francesco Sauro descends deep underground, setting foot where no humans have been before.<p>Hoping to shed light on the origins of life, speleologist Francesco Sauro investigates some of the world's darkest places.<p>His expeditions have led to the discovery of the world’s largest quartzite cave system, …

European Space Agency

25 things you didn't know about Ukraine, birthplace of the biggest plane ever built

As Ukraine celebrates 26 years of independence, we present an array of facts and trivia you probably did not know about the Eastern European country.<p>1. It is large<p>Russia excluded, Ukraine is the continent’s largest county at 603,628 square kilometres, stretching from Russia in the east to Poland in …

Every Trailer From Sony's Paris Games Week 2015 Press Conference

Sony's press conference at this year's Paris Games Week gave us an array of new trailers for the biggest games coming in 2016 and beyond. From games like Uncharted 4: A Thief's End, Horizon: Zero Dawn, and Wild, there was a lot of cool footage to see. To save you the time having to track each one …

Paris Games Week

What to Drink at the World's Top 10 Bars

The Black Pearl is known for its killer cocktails and prime location on Melbourne's Fitzroy Street. The bartenders are no stranger to "Bartender of …

8 Adventures in Wonderland

Don’t just see the world, seize it. From swimming with whale sharks in Baja California to horseback riding across Mongolia, these eight wild adventures turn vacations into calls to action.<p>> Swim With Whale Sharks<p>Goosebumps. That’s what snorkeling near a bus-size shark can get you.<p>Floating on the …

Video: Surfing Trails in Bali

The Indonesian island of Bali is largely known as a tropical paradise with some amazing surfing opportunities. But, it turns out it has some …

The world's weirdest festivals

Snorkeling

Mind Blowing on Twitter: "This Village in Giethoorn, Netherlands has no roads. You take a boat to go to different places! http://t.co/4dHWHm6BG7"

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Mind Blowing on Twitter: "Aogashima Island located in the Philippine Sea http://t.co/IDafxPi4Ug"

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5 Trails, 5 States, 5 Days

THE<br>WORLD’S<br>LARGEST<p>As we rolled into bumper-to-bumper traffic about five miles from my garage where the motorcycles slept for the night, I was …

The 50 Best Ski Resorts in North America

Last year when announcing the top 50 resorts we began by stating the obvious: there are a lot of great ski resorts out there. While that hasn't changed, our list of the top 50 certainly has--thanks to our readers.<p>In 2013 we asked avid skiers and boarders to vote on 80 North American resorts to …