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Scuba Diving Sipadan Island: Behind The Scenes + Video

Sipadan Island in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo, is one of those legendary places that every diver has heard of but few have visited. Scuba diving Sipadan …

Q of the Week: What Should Trump Do Next?

Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace Obamacare flopped last week, but President Trump is ready to move to the next item on his agenda: tax reform. This week, we asked <i>Politics & Policy Daily</i> readers what they would like to see the Trump administration focus on now, and why. Thanks to everyone for …

Europe promises free Wi-Fi for all, faster internet at home, and 5G

ShutterStock<p>The European Commission has been pretty busy lately, not just in dealing with the post-Brexit mess, but also with their digital initiatives. With the new €120 million grant, the EU plans to provide free Wi-Fi in every EU town by 2020. It also wants to make sure that by 2025, 5G is fully …

Charted: What the landmark Trans-Pacific trade deal really means

Trade ministers from 12 Pacific rim countries, including the US, Japan, Mexico and Vietnam, came to terms Monday on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a landmark free-trade deal that’s being described as the most ambitious in a generation. What exactly does it all mean?<p>If the participants all ratify …

Last Vulcan bomber tours UK with series of flypasts

<b>The last airworthy Vulcan bomber is touring the UK with a series of flypasts to mark its final year of flight.</b><p>Vulcans were designed and built at Woodford Aerodrome, in Chester Road, Stockport, for the Royal Air Force.<p>Over the weekend, the XH558 flew over areas where the aircraft are displayed, such …

Gulf airlines are winning the battle for the skies

Middle East airlines Emirates, Qatar and Etihad are shaking up the aviation market, undeterred by claims that state subsidies provide an unfair advantage<p>Ask Sir Tim Clark what single thing has turned Emirates Airline into one of the world’s largest carriers of international passengers and he will …

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Your Happiness is Part of Something Bigger

By Events, Guest Posts, Community Wellbeing,<p><i>Guest post by Alex Nunn, Head of Campaigns and Movement-Building at Action for Happiness.</i><p>In the summer of …

Will the U.S. Navy Build an Underwater Aircraft Carrier?

And what might it look like? And who will build it? (And can we buy it?)<p>There's an old saying -- so old that not even the Internet seems quite …

AirAsia Flight 8501: Officials Refute Reports Of Pilot Leaving Seat, Cutting Power To Crucial Computers

AirAsia Flight 8501 crash investigators said Monday that they so far had no evidence that the captain left his seat before the plane lost control, or …

The 5 Can't-Miss Islands Of St. Vincent And The Grenadines

Yes, it's freezing out. And, yes, we are constantly writing about the Caribbean and all its glories.<p>But let's face it, there's a reason behind it. You can visit the bigger, more developed islands of St. Maarten or St. Thomas, among others; go glitzy on St. Barts; go diving off Saba; or hit up the …

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Judge orders father to take his children to church

Child care proceedings challenged after judge tells father he has a legal requirement to take his sons to Catholic mass<p>A judge has ordered a father to take his children to Roman Catholic mass as part of a divorce settlement, even though he is not Catholic.<p>The man, who can only be identified as …

Drones Flying Circles Around FAA

What happens when millions of Americans suddenly become pilots?<p>Now anybody can be a pilot. That is the scary future of airspace in the United States …

Las Vegas Airport Wants CES Attendees to Be Powered Up and Connected

While the gadgets of the future are only just arriving in Las Vegas for the annual International CES show, officials at the city’s main airport are …

3 things to know about new US sanctions on North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Here are three things to know about new U.S. sanctions against North Korea over a cyberattack on Sony Pictures, whose movie …

Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age - Barbican exhibition review by Sean Sheehan | LensCulture

Stephen Shore, in describing his work, once spoke of ‘showing people what they were not seeing.’ In these deceptively simple words, we can find a rationale for photography’s status as an art form.<p>Shore is just one of the 18 photographers whose work is on show at London’s Barbican as part of the …

Here’s the Magic Number That Leads to Happiness

How much happiness does it take to make up for the sadness in life?<p>A ratio of 3 to 1.<p>Via Rainy Brain, Sunny Brain: How to Retrain Your Brain to …

Mexico's 'Hercules' Cops Questioned in Killings of Three Americans

Authorities are investigating whether police were involved in the killing of three U.S. citizens visiting Mexico who were found shot to death along with a Mexican friend more than two weeks after going missing. Parents of the three siblings, who were visiting their father, have said witnesses …

The New GoPro Cameras: Everything You Need to Know

Three ways of looking at the newer GoPro action cameras.<p>Last month GoPro, the best-known maker of “Look at me!” action cameras, introduced a new lineup of products. This includes two new top-of-the-line GoPros and the company’s first entry-level camera.<p>Your <b>Re/code</b> reviews team has been testing all …