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The Big Picture photography competition: round 316

Loving the shades of green & blue. MT @sobore: Situated in the foothills of the Andes, Bariloche, Patagonia.


Hidden rays



What Created the Rare, Breathtaking Fog Over the Grand Canyon?

A rare weather phenomenon called a temperature inversion transformed the Grand Canyon into a foggy fantasy land recently.

This Might Be the Most Beautiful Castle in the World

I'm never one to turn down a castle visit. From England's Windsor Castle to Namhansanseong in South Korea, if a travel destination has a royal residence -- currently inhabited or long abandoned -- I'll add it to my to-tour list.<p>But after spending time in Scotland earlier this fall, I think I've …

Sights to make you feel small

Think you’re special? Think again. These sights – towering mountains, vast deserts, endless skies – will put you back in your place.<p>Mass Games, Pyongyang, North Korea<p>Scary and spectacular in equal measure, North Korea’s Mass Games personify the country’s totalitarian politics – and serve as a …

United Arab Emirates

Pictures: Space Spooks Come Out to Play

In space, no one can hear you scream. But you'll try anyway, after seeing this Halloween's spooky space pictures.

Time to Move On? The Case Against Daylight Saving Time

Changing our clocks twice a year doesn't save us energy or money, experts say.<p>Clocks "fall back" this Sunday, November 3, and people are again asking: Why do we bother with daylight saving time?<p>The latest Rasmussen Report from March 2013 found that only 37 percent of Americans surveyed thought …

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10 Amazing River Trips in North America

There's a place for vacations that include museum tours and visits to the childhood homes of famous people, but sometimes you need to feel your heart pound and catch a lump in your throat. For the latter type of experience, head to the mountains: The rivers are calling.<p>Whitewater rafting can spice …

Can you guess these cities from the sky?

Bangkok at dusk | Thailand (by Sanchai Loongroong)

Space Pictures This Week: Sunrise From Space, Saturn After Dark

Astronauts see the sun rise from space, Saturn goes dark, and a volcano spews ash in this week’s best space pictures.

How old is your dog? No longer should you multiply your dog's age by seven to get its "true" age. Here's why: