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National Parks Adventure Day 3: Yosemite and Tenaya Lodge

After spending two glorious days visiting King's Canyon and Sequoia National Parks, I was eager to move on to one of the crown jewels of the American …

$625 for a 7-day cruise to Alaska, among other travel deals

Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:<p>•Holland America Line has seven-day Alaska cruises priced as low as $399 per person double occupancy. For example, a July 5 sailing from Vancouver, British Columbia, to Seward, Alaska, …

Badlands National Park

When the country was still young, pioneers and cowboys headed west to find a home where the buffalo roam. What they found was the vast American …

6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress

The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were …

One Simple Tip for Taking the Best Travel Photos Ever

There’s something missing from the iconic photos you see of the Roman Colosseum, the Pyramids of Giza, Angkor Wat, and every other popular …

See How the World Celebrates Key Historical Events

Gold Beach, 60th anniversary of D-Day, 2004The destroyed, former artificial harbor at Arromanches beach.<br>Marc Beckmann—Ostkreuz<p>1 of 17<p>LightBox …

AeroMobil Flying Car Crashes In Slovakia

The Invention Award-winning prototype was destroyed, but its pilot survived<p>Last Friday, the AeroMobil 3.0 prototype, recently featured in <i>Popular Science</i>’s 2015 Invention Awards, crashed during a flight test in Slovakia. When the flying car ran into trouble, its pilot, company co-founder Štefan …

Flying Car

Google's self-driving cars have been in 11 accidents, but none were the car's fault

Shortly after the release of an AP report asserting that Google's self-driving cars have been involved in four accidents since last September, the company published a post on <i>Backchannel</i> today — the Medium-based publication from former <i>Wired</i> writer Steven Levy — to dive into more detail on all the …

Autonomous Cars

NASA releases amazing pics of Ceres

From JPL. Those white spots are an intriguing mystery.<p>This animation shows a sequence of images taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft on May 4, 2015, from …

First Look At NBC's Heroes Reborn, Blindspot, And New Apocalypse Comedy

NBC just unveiled a whole slew of crazy genre television, including what’s basically the TV version of <i>Memento</i>, a whole new <i>Heroes</i>, and another …

The Perfect Snacks for Your Geeky Game Night

<i>We're the kind of people who have to eat every three hours, and Pure Leaf Iced Tea is here to help with that.</i><p><i>Today: Your next game night spread shouldn't be a game of chance.</i><p>Game night is serious business. There are wins and losses, highs and lows, and the inevitable question of "Are there snacks? …

There's an incredible amount of detail in this 10,000-brick Lego Millennium Falcon

Sure, it plays around with the canon — Leia and Obi-Wan casually hanging out together as Luke practices his lightsaber skills while various stowaways make cameos throughout the interior — but for a piece that's undeniably intricate fan service, why not go all out.

Lego

Symphony of the Night Producer's New 2.5D Platformer Funded in Under Four Hours

The Kickstarter campaign for Castlevania mastermind Koji Igarashi's next game, a 2.5D action platformer called Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, has exceeded its funding target less than a day.<p>The campaign went live at 10 AM PDT / 1 PM EDT and reached its $500,000 target at 1:34 PM PDT / 4:34 PM …

Metal Gear

Meet Yooka-Laylee's New Support Character

A snake in human's clothing.<p>Playtonic Games introduced the newest character in the upcoming 3D-platformer Yooka-Laylee today –– he's a snake wearing …

The Hidden Biology of Unlikely Animals

I have a new piece in the New Yorker’s Elements blog about our tendency to underestimate animals that are very different from us, such as sponges and ctenophores. Check it out.<p>Last month, in the journal Trends in Ecology & Evolution, a group of scientists published a tub-thumping defense of sponges …

A Park Ranger's Guide to Olympic

TravelInsider's Guide<p>Encompassing 1,441 square miles of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, <b>Olympic National Park</b> invites visitors to explore three distinct ecosystems: subalpine forest and wildflower meadow; temperate forest; and the rugged Pacific shore. Because of the park’s relatively unspoiled …

National Parks

Haunting Photos Of Abandoned Factories Chart Industrialization’s Demise

Dramatic shots of disused factories around the world reveal an economic force on the wane.<p>Korean photographer Taewon Jang grew up intimately familiar with the world of industrialization. His father spent 36 years working for a cement factory, during which time Taewon witnessed the industry’s …

When Hubble Stared at Nothing for 100 Hours

In 1995, astronomer Bob Williams wanted to point the Hubble Space Telescope at a patch of sky filled with absolutely nothing remarkable. For 100 hours.<p>It was a terrible idea, his colleagues told him, and a waste of valuable telescope time. People would kill for that amount of time with the sharpest …

Computer Finds Lost Shakespeare Play

Two University of Texas researchers have used computer analysis to prove that Shakespeare was at least a co-author of Double Falsehood, convincing …

Evidence of liquid water found on Mars

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.</b><p>Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.<p>The results lend credence to a theory that dark streaks seen on …

The secret of happiness? Stop feeling bad about being unhappy

I am going to come out of the closet, and make a shocking, even shameful, admission. I am not a happy person. In fact I am the sort of chap who complete strangers come up to in the street and advise to cheer up, since it might never happen.<p>I am not, I should emphasise, an unhappy person either. I …

Fossil Fish Sliced Prey With Bizarre Jaws

Paleontology collections are wonderful. Shelves and cabinets hold anywhere from thousands to hundreds of millions of years of life’s history, assembling giant ground sloths, Cambrian oddballs, petrified plants, and other fantastic organisms into a fossilized menagerie. And as much as I’ve enjoyed …

You Can Realize True Happiness Through Mindfulness Meditation

Many of us spend our whole lives searching for happiness. Sadly, some of us never find it. And others don't find it until later in life. The good …

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

By Jay Cassano4 minute Read<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health …

Happiness

Chris Evans And Frank Grillo Were Actually Punching Each Other In ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’

Entertainment Weekly interviewed Frank Grillo, who played Brock Rumlow (AKA Crossbones) as a Hydra double agent in SHIELD in <i>Captain America: The Winter Soldier</i>. We already know he’s signed for more Marvel movies, and he’s rumored to be the main bad guy in <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>, even though he …

This Jurassic Park/Ace Ventura Mashup Is So Wrong, Yet So Very Right

Admit it. You know perfectly well what this is. You know exactly where it's going. And you're going to watch it, because you already know it's …

CHAPPIE - Official Teaser Trailer - In Theaters 3/6/15

StoryShift is a new storytelling medium. Why hasn’t it caught on?

<b>James Renner</b> on the modern answer to classic Choose Your Own Adventure gamebooks<p>A few months ago I was on my Mac, surfing free online gaming sites …

13 Strange Signs And Unnecessary Warning Labels

Most of the products we buy, from clothing to power tools, carry some kind of warning label on them. Some are useful, others should be common sense, …