Sweden is on its way to becoming the world’s first cashless society, thanks to the country’s embrace of IT, as well as a crackdown on organized crime and terror, according to a study from Stockholm’s..
For over two years now, Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc is travelling the world to photograph naturally beautiful women in their environment. Last month, that odyssey took her to North Korea. “When entering North Korea you step in a different world,”..
An astronaut aboard the International Space Station took this nighttime panorama while looking north across Pakistan’s Indus River valley. The port city of Karachi is the bright cluster of lights facing the Arabian Sea, which..
Yasuni national park has more species of life than anywhere else in the world. The park is at the center of a small zone where amphibian, bird, mammal, and vascular plant diversity all reach their..
Professional Travel Cinematographer and Time-lapse Specialist Enrique Pacheco shot this amazingly beautiful time-lapse at Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia, the world’s largest salt flat at 10,582 square kilometers. The large area, clear skies, and the exceptional flatness..
Hang Son Doong is the largest known cave in the world. Inside is a sheer rocky cliffs, jungle-like vegetation and underground river. Hang Son Doong is nearly five times larger than Phong Nha Cave, a nearby cave..
In fact, there are only 30 nations on Earth larger than this national park! Northeast Greenland National Park is the world’s largest and most northerly national park.Established in 1974 and expanded to its present size..
Erta Ale is a continuously active basaltic shield volcano in the Afar Region of northeastern Ethiopia. It is situated in the Afar Depression, a badland desert area spanning the border with Eritrea. Erta Ale is..
In the Philippines, the 6,000 year-old sport of cockfighting has been transformed into a fully-legal, billion dollar industry. Known locally as sabong, it takes place in 2,500 dedicated stadiums across the country and kills an..
Snails are no longer just garden pests. These little creatures are slithering their way onto the menu of high-end beauty parlors around the world. The new treatment involves having people endure five minutes of snails..