Faroe Islands

Lift-off for Scotland: Sutherland to host first UK spaceport

<b>A remote, boggy stretch of land on the north coast of Scotland is likely to become the UK's first spaceport.</b><p>The A'Mhoine Peninsula in Sutherland has been chosen as the most suitable place from which to launch rockets vertically to put satellites in orbit.<p>The UK Space Agency is giving Highlands and …

Space Exploration

7 most inspiring places to watch football

From the Alps to the Arctic Circle, these playing fields put the beauty in the beautiful game.<p>Football is not just played in concrete coliseums and …

Arctic Circle

T-Mobile Becomes Even More Valuable - Live and Let's Fly

T-Mobile is adding 55 countries to its international data plan while slightly raising the cost of international calls.<p>Yesterday afternoon I received …

T-Mobile

Baggage Handling Systems Market Report 2018-2028 - Visiongain Report

LONDON, July 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --<p>Forecasts by Type (Hold Baggage Screening Systems & Integrated Baggage Handling Equipment & Systems), by Technology (Radio Frequency Identification (RFID), Barcode, Artificial Intelligence (AI)) & Prospects for Top Companies in Ground Handling Services & Airport …

Airports

The 21 most powerful passports in the world

1/<p>5. (tied) Switzerland — 185 countries<p>2/<p>5. (tied) Ireland — 185 countries<p>3/<p>5. (tied) Canada — 185 countries<p>Vlad G/Shutterstock<p>4/<p>5. (tied) Belgium — …

Faroe Islands

Travel - The Faroe Islands’ 500-year-old fight to save its language

"We can manage our own destiny" (Credit: Nori Jemil)<p>A long struggle for independence (Credit: Nori Jemil)<p>The fight to keep a language alive (Credit: Nori Jemil)<p>A culture shaped by a remote world (Credit: Nori Jemil)<p>A community brought together (Credit: Nori Jemil)<p>The man known as 'Dictionary’ …

Constitutional Law

Could this be the most beautifully-located football stadium in the world?

As we reach the World Cup final, football fever has gripped the planet, and all eyes are on the 12 Russian stadiums that are playing host to the matches. We’ve come across one remote stadium in the far-flung Faroe Islands that could certainly give its Russian counterparts a run for their money in …

Travel

Immersive Apps Deconstructed: Lessons from Building AR, VR, and 3D

Immersive Apps Deconstructed: Lessons from Building AR, VR, and 3D<p>New York<p>NY<p>Text goes here<p>Ticket<p>$0000<p>Ticket description<p>Day Month 0th 0:00pm<p>Day Month …

Virtual Reality

Official Trailer | Earth's Natural Wonders

Sign In<p>Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:<p>You've just tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch it later. But first, we …

Nature

16 Best Secret Getaways in the World - Underrated Travel Destinations & Unique Vacation Ideas

1 of 16<p>Puglia<p>Puglia, the heel of Italy’s stylish boot, has a wonderfully distinct allure that can only come from its rural landscape and patchwork …

South America

El Ojo Critico in Ordesa repeated by James Pearson

British rock climber James Pearson reports about his repeat of El Ojo Critico, the difficult multi-pitch trad climb ascended in Spain’s Ordesa …

Climbing

Drivers of the summer-distribution of Northeast Atlantic mackerel ( Scomber scombrus ) in the Nordic Seas from 2011 to 2017; a Bayesian hierarchical modelling approach | ICES Journal of Marine Science

Identifying factors that are statistically correlated with the geographical distribution dynamics of a species can facilitate our understanding of …

Algorithms

Photo Of The Day By Riccardo Zambelloni

Riccardo ZambelloniToday’s Photo Of The Day is “On The Edge” by Riccardo Zambelloni. Location: Faroe Islands.“There's nothing quite like the grueling …

Photos

Jones, Gawain C B vs. Maroroa, Sue | Faroes Open 2018

Necessary Data<p>Some data is technically necessary to be able to visit the page at all. A so-called cookie stores identifiers that make it possible to …

Chess

Want to stop plastic pollution? Take a hike

Taking a long walk might not seem like an obvious way to stop plastic pollution, but one woman in India is giving it a try. And she's attracting …

Pollution

Neil Lennon avoids questions on John McGinn as Hibernian brace themselves for improved Celtic bid

• <b>Celtic set to make improved offer for Hibernian midfielder John McGinn</b>• <b><br>Brendan Rodgers' side had initial bid of £1.5million turned down</b>• <b><br>Hibernian</b> …

Soccer

Gorgeous 4K Drone Footage of the Icelandic Highlands and Faroe Islands

If you’re especially sensitive to wanderlust, exercise caution before clicking the play button. As if Iceland and the Faroe Islands aren’t already …

European Travel

The Mail

Letters respond to Rebecca Mead’s dispatch from the Faroe Islands, Amanda Petrusich’s reflection on Prince’s Paisley Park, and Anthony Lane’s review of “The President Is Missing.”<p>Locavore Versus Ecology<p>Rebecca Mead, in her account of wealthy foodies flocking to the Faroe Islands, describes …

Bill Clinton

Interesting Photo of the Day: Stormy Sunset Faroe Islands

Taking a risk has a better chance of paying greater dividends. This saying is also applicable to some extent in the field of photography, as it …

Photography

Best Europe Day Trips For Your Eurotrip Itinerary (50+ Travel Bloggers Picks)

As a solo traveller, I have always been a fan of Europe day trips. Both guided as well as the ones I have ventured out on my own. I have done so many …

European Travel

Faroe Islands

Kitesurfing

It Was Raining in the Data Center – Member Feature Stories – Medium

<b>Prineville, Oregon. 2011.</b><p>In August of 2011, Jay Parikh, the Vice President of Infrastructure Engineering at Facebook, received a call. As Parikh …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

Five Days in the Faroe Islands

The Faroe Islands are an archipelago between the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic, about halfway between Norway and Iceland, 320 kilometers (200 …

European Travel

Tomorrow: I’m Chatting Live With The Credit Card Nerd on YouTube @ 3pm CT!

Set a reminder! There’s a new podcast in town. <b>The Credit Card Nerd</b> hosts a weekly discussion of points & miles news <b>every Saturday at 3pm CT</b>.And …

Social Media

An Overview of National AI Strategies

The race to become the global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) has officially begun. In the past fifteen months, Canada, China, Denmark, the EU …

Artificial Intelligence

Visit to the Faroe Islands: Rugged Cliffs, Endless Waterfalls, & Modern Refinement

I crossed off a huge bucket list item. Last week, I spent <b>4 days in the wild and rugged Faroe Islands</b>.The country is made of 18 islands. Of those, <b>I</b> …

European Travel

Why the mighty, wild Faroe Islands belong on your bucket list

<i>Føroyar</i>. That’s the local word for the Faroe Islands and its proper name. It’s a series of islands about halfway between Norway and Iceland, and is …

European Travel

Five things to know about the Faroe Islands

Faroe Islands Photo: VCG<p>Left: A young girl poses for a picture on the Faroe Islands. Photo: VCG<p>The Faroe Islands are an archipelago located halfway …

News (China)

crazed Faroe Islands' quest for Olympic recognition

The Faroe Islands native would have much preferred to compete under the flag of Denmark's autonomous territory in the North Atlantic.<p>The …

Denmark

FAROE ISLANDS: 10 must do’s and see’s on these unspoiled volcanic islands

By Jake Cassar<p>21 Jun 2018<p>Are you wanting to find a destination where tourists are almost non-existent? Where you feel like you’re the only soul …

European Travel