Your eyes are telling the truth. Huacachina is no mirage -- it's a tiny town of less than 100 people, located in the middle of the Peruvian desert. The tourist hotspot is back in the news this week, but
Don't know your Foster from your Frank Lloyd Wright? Architecture's biggest stars are nowhere near the celebrities that their contemporaries in visual art and music, but their effect on our lives, through
Written by By George Webster, CNNGeneva, Switzerland The steel-grey Palexpo convention center leans over the freeway leading to Geneva airport. It's an imposing, rectilinear building without an obvious
On Christmas Day 1833, Charles Darwin and the crew of HMS Beagle were larking about at Port Desire in Patagonia, under the keen gaze of the ship’s artist, Conrad Martens. The crew were mostly young men
History News Network This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was originally published at HNN. The Hypocrisy
Mario Menéndez, the army general who led and surrendered Argentine troops in the Falklands War, has been arrested for his alleged role in crimes against humanity perpetrated by the 1976-83 military dictatorship.
It's been a good year. We've laughed, we've cried, we've dumped freezing cold water over our heads — and, most importantly, we sat idly by our laptops watching other people do interesting stuff on YouTube.
I met with Hunter Lee Soik, the 33-year-old behind Shadow—an app that lets you record your dreams upon waking and enter them into a massive database. Icelanders call it Berdreymin—the ability to see the
IDEAS Barker is the author of Barking Up The Wrong Tree 1) Researchers have established some general conclusions about pets and their owners personalities: Fish owners are happiest.• Dog owners are the