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This Chinese Bookshop With Amazing Design Is a Fairytale for Bookworms

The new bookstore, Zhongshuge Yangzhou, appeals to design and book lovers alike.<p>Once upon a time, we might have considered a bookstore incredible if it included, say, tasty café food and giant beanbags for kids. Now, an incredible bookstore is defined by reflective "tunnels" of books and truly …

“Ghostbusters” and “Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie”

Reboots of the 1984 comedy and the popular BBC series.<p>A subway train clatters out of sight, into the gullet of a tunnel. Trapped in the last car is an evil spectre, glowing blue with rage, and gazing after it is an M.T.A. worker named Patty (Leslie Jones), who seems unmoved. “I guess he’s going to …

Boeing turns 100: A look back at aviation history

Boeing turned 100 years old on Friday, marking a full century of aerospace innovation.<p>Today, the company remains one of the largest companies in the …

31 Incredible Books You Simply Must Read This Summer

Brilliant reads from July to September (UK release dates).

Books

Beneath the Wounds of War, Hope Lingers at the Heart of Afghanistan

Iranian-American photojournalist Moe Zoyari spent a total of forty-four days embedded in Afghanistan with the United States military in the summer of …

Video: To The Summit of K2

Over the next couple of months we'll be following the proceedings on K2 very closely. Want to know what it looks like when you approach the summit of …

Mountains

Articles about house takes recycling next level on Dwell.com - Dwell

In the eastern Netherlands, resourceful recyclers 2012Architects have built a house almost entirely out of locally sourced scrap,...<p>Ready to kick off the weekend with a cocktail? Make happy hour even happier with these bar essentials from our friends at...<p>These seven striking homes are proof of how …

Architecture

On this day in 1989 - @Nirvana released their debut album 'Bleach' in the US https://t.co/jL36YvqZ13

Evacuation Operation Underway in the Antarctic

The National Science Foundation has initiated an evacuation procedure from the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Research Station as one of the winter staff …

Summer Travel: <em>Outside</em> Takes Us Beyond the National Parks

Everyone knows that America's National Parks are amazing destinations, but those 59 places aren't the only great places to visit inside the U.S. …

Video: Nat Geo Takes Us to Ireland's Wild Western Coast

Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way is amongst that country's most remote and beautiful places. This video takes us to that rugged coastline where the views …

Karakoram 2016: First Casualty of the Season, Unprecedented Numbers on K2

The 2016 climbing season in Pakistan is about to officially get underway, as teams of climbers will soon be arriving on the big peaks located there, …

Video: Wingsuit Pilot Flies over Active Volcano

In this video we travel to Chile with stuntwoman Roberta Mancino where the wingsuit pilot makes a dramatic flight over Villarrica, an active …

Extreme Sports

Pearl Izumi's New Line Gives Trail Riders Something to Smile About

The spring/summer 2016 collection of mountian biking gear proves that form and functionality can exisit in performance apparel.

Video: Two Years of Travel in Two Minutes

This wonderful video was shot over two years using just a GoPro camera as filmmaker Harry Van Durme traveled to 12 different countries, capturing his …

Iraq detains men fleeing IS-held Fallujah, raising tensions

FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) — At a checkpoint outside militant-held Fallujah, hundreds of civilians who fled the fighting between Iraqi forces and the …

Islam