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It's official. Denali just after sunset. #denali @denaliNPS

9 Gear Essentials for Adventure Motorcycling

Adventure motorcycles are meant for just that: adventures. And, if done right, an adventure-touring trip should put both the rider and the bike …

Photos: When India’s first prime minister visited China in 1954

In October 1954, India’s first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru set off on what was described as the “most important foreign mission of his life”: A trip to China.<p>It was also, as the New York Times noted, the first visit by a non-communist head of state since the creation of the People’s Republic of …

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Big game at the @MCG tonight. We love winter Fridays! #AFLTigersBlues http://t.co/JLeiTvjAjc

Cupcake Central's winter cupcake menu is on until 31 August with flavours, such as sticky date pudding, butterscotch popcorn and carrot (and vegan + gluten-free cupcakes: caramel cookie dough, cherry jubilee paleo, blueberry pie and snickers!) http://ow.ly/Pjsni

Ride of the Day! Our first daily winner @GoGarrTV nails the shot with his HERO 4 Black in time lapse #GoPro #TDF2015 http://t.co/pY1vgGRI8M

Join a free family fun day this Saturday at the newly refurbished Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre in Carlton. There'll be free coffee, community activities, giveaways and demonstrations all day. Take a look at the packed itinerary http://ow.ly/P3Pwc

Maple chicken wings, air hockey, axe throwing, caesars, poutine and live music. Next Wednesday, The Wharf Hotel is bringing Canada Day to Melbourne, so bring your toque and get your Canuck on for a double-double good time http://ow.ly/OOscc Image: Flickr /alexindigo

Memory Lane Monday: Have you heard about the ghost at Princess Theatre? Frederick Federici sang his final note in 1888 and suffered a heart attack as he was lowered through a trapdoor in the stage. He died as the production ended and didn't make it onstage to take his bows. Or did he? After finding out about his death, the company said he had been onstage and taken the bows with them. A seat in the dress circle is saved for Federici for every opening night performance–and if he is spotted on the night, it's considered a sign of good luck http://ow.ly/ORMBD

May 17, 1954: Supreme Court Rules Segregation Unconstitutional in ‘Brown v. Board of Ed.’

<i>Schoolchildren at the integrated Barnard School in Washington, D.C., in 1955, a year after the Brown v. the Board of Education. (Library of</i> …

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Work Alone: Ernest Hemingway’s 1954 Nobel Acceptance Speech

<i>“One can never be alone enough to write,”</i> Susan Sontag observed. Solitude, in fact, seems central to many great writers’ daily routines — so much so, it appears, that part of the writer’s curse might be the ineffable struggle to submit to the spell of solitude and escape the grip of loneliness at …

Photo of the Day! What do you sea? Marla Singer and her dog enjoy a beautiful sunset at the beach. #GoPro #Sunsets http://t.co/g2ORzEIfbS

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What the Heck is a Monkey Bike?

When <b>Honda</b> introduced its new Grom, the little 125cc funster was heralded as the modern return of the classic Monkey Bike. One of the first reactions …

Port Fairy is as pretty as its name RT @Portfairypics: #portfairy @VstGreatOceanRd @Melbourne http://t.co/RZOrDlFg6o

Earth seen from International Space Station – timelapse video

Watch a collection of stunning timelapses from the International Space Station, as made by film-maker Dmitry Pisank, using images and video courtesy of the Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit, Nasa Johnson Space Centre. Visit The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth for more images and video …

Farewell to the shortest day of the year. Summer here we come! #wintersolstice http://t.co/aGKhtz4kFL

You may be surprised by what you see at The Butterfly Club. Melbourne’s beloved temple of kitsch hosts between two and five shows a night, including live music, comedy, cabaret and burlesque. (And there's no audition required for Glee Singing on Tuesday nights) http://ow.ly/O3gzi

Oz Comic-Con will hit town on 27–28 June with movie and TV stars (including Jason Momoa), panels, gaming zones, competitions, cosplayers, collectibles and merchandise. The first three people to email their name and mobile number to comp@melbourne.vic.gov.au, with the subject line “Oz Comic-Con”, will WIN a double-pass to the event! For more info, visit http://ow.ly/NQZ3s

Winter is coming. @Melbourne #Melbourne #MarvelousAllYearRound http://t.co/xUS7Ca7rsO

Where is this Wednesday? They sprouted in August 2014 and have been blossoming ever since

RT @Eight_Skies: Pretty #sunset in Melbourne tonight, May 26, Eastern suburbs #Melbourne @WeatherWear1 @Melbourne @VicStormChasers http://t.co/9NpdpOR97V