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10 spectacular rail journeys … that you’ve probably never heard of

Photograph: Fotofeeling/Westend61/Corbis<p>Jasper national park, Canada.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/4/10/1428670683754/f15d0dfb-fc28-47d7-a025-6308b667a7dc-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Fotofeeling/Westend61/Corbis<p>Jasper national park, …

City life: Florence

It’s 150 years since Florence became Italy’s capital. The limelight lasted just five years, until Rome took over in 1871, but Tuscany’s best-loved …

Caminito del Rey path in Málaga reopens with beauty replacing the fear factor

Wind whips my face and pushes me into the wire sides of the hanging bridge I’m attempting to cross. At 105 metres high, with the river flowing below and steep rock walls on either side, it feels a little daring, but not terrifying. And I had come here expecting terror, for I’m walking the infamous …

Ready for a Job Change? Don’t Let Your Heart Rule Your Head

<i>In this series, professionals share all the right — and wrong — ways to leave a job. Follow the stories</i> <i>here</i><i>, and</i> <i>write your own</i> <i>(please include #IQuit</i> …

10,000 Years of War and Immigration Captured in This DNA Map of Britain

Take a look at the regions of Europe that had the greatest genetic influence on the people of the U.K.<p>New research from geneticists and historians at Oxford University uses DNA analysis to identify patterns of immigration from Europe to the U.K. The DNA of longtime British residents—those from …

Caminito del Rey: world's scariest footpath now requires helmets

Spain’s three kilometre-long cliff-side path, built 100 metres above the Desfiladero del los Gaitanes gorge, was closed in 2001 following five deaths in 1999 and 2000.<p>Daredevil tourists continued to try their luck along it however, prompting local officials to launch a $3.36m (£2.23m) scheme ten …

Victim of racist Chelsea fans wants them ‘found, punished and locked up’

Paris resident Souleymane S makes police complaint after being shown a video of incident by French newspaper Le Parisien<p>The black passenger prevented from getting on the Paris metro by Chelsea fans singing a racist chant has made a police complaint.<p>The passenger, named by Le Parisien only as …

The Fallacy of 'Giving Up'

The importance of talking with a doctor about values and priorities in life—at any age<p>At 30 years old, a person's brain weighs about three pounds. In its capaciousness it wears the skull like a well-tailored suit. So notes Harvard professor and surgeon Atul Gawande in his most recent book <i>Being</i> …

Yemen's Sanaa tense but calm as truce holds

A tense calm has taken hold of Yemen's capital, Sanaa, as Houthi rebels continued to surround the prime minister's residence and the presidential palace, despite reaching a ceasefire after a day of violence.<p>A heavy presence of Houthi fighters was seen throughout Sanaa on Tuesday, as the rebels …

Stop What You're Doing And Watch Matthew McConaughey's "Dazed And Confused" Audition

Also, learn the true origin of "all right, all right, all right."<p>Yes, the catchphrase the actor used throughout the 2014 awards season, during which he was nominated for <i>Dallas Buyers' Club</i>, actually originated in this two-decades-old movie!<p>IN A HEADBANGERS BALL T-SHIRT, NO LESS!

French cartoonists killed in Paris took a profane aim at the world

<b>(CNN) —</b> With pen names Charb, Wolinski, Cabu, Tignous and Honore, they were famous for targeting all forms of authority with the world's sharpest, no-holds-barred political cartoons.<p>But intolerance for that irreverence has cost some of France's most respected and controversial cartoonists their …

A Century Ago, When The Guns Fell Silent On Christmas

A century ago, young men in Europe were killing each other by the tens of thousands. World War I, which had erupted just a few months earlier, was raging. Yet on a frozen Christmas Eve, the guns briefly fell silent.<p>The Christmas Truce of 1914 has become the stuff of legend, portrayed in films, …

A death in Yangon: the day my fiancé died

Photograph: The Angus McDonald Trust<p>The sun sets over fishermen on Inle Lake. This is one of the final photographs Angus McDonald ever took in Burma.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/12/15/1418666107594/6769a5d7-18f5-424a-9673-08cfc3d5d36a-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: …