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San Francisco Crowds: Weekend Of Events Expected To Bring Millions To The City

AP   |  SUDHIN THANAWALA   |   October 5, 2012

SAN FRANCISCO -- An unusual convergence of sporting and entertainment events in San Francisco this weekend promises to bring up to a million extra people...

BC Recreational Property Attractive To Chinese Investors

The Huffington Post B.C.   |  Andree Lau   |   October 11, 2012

B.C.’s recreational property market is starting to see Chinese investors buying waterfront cottages and resorts as prices continue to cool. The Western Canadian Hotel &...

Arctic Ice Melt, Sea Level Rise May Pose Imminent Threat To Island Nations, Climate Scientist Says

The Huffington Post   |  James Gerken   |   October 5, 2012

Low-lying island nations threatened by rising sea levels this century could see the disastrous consequences of climate change far sooner than expected, according to one...

Best Hotel Gyms: Fairmont Encourages Travellers to Leave Their Gym Bag At Home

The Huffington Post Canada   |   October 5, 2012

Keeping up a fitness routine is always a challenge for travellers. Time is a major hurdle, but there's also the packing conundrum. How do you...

Newly-Discovered 'Yoda' Acorn Worm Named After Lovable Star Wars Character

  |   October 5, 2012

From OurAmazingPlanet Staff: Discovered a new type of acorn worm, scientists have. Named it after Yoda, they did. The reddish-purple worm was found about 1.5...

Obama, Romney Might Be The Most Traveled Men In America (PHOTOS)

  |   October 5, 2012

Seems like nobody can get enough of President Obama and former Governor Romney taking to the skies as, everywhere you turn, there's a picture of...

Endangered Green Sea Turtle Saved From 'Pirate Fishermen'

  |   October 7, 2012

From LiveScience: Rangers at Cocos Island, a Costa Rican national park in the Pacific Ocean, say they recently found an endangered green sea turtle hooked...

Shaun MacGillivray, Environmental Filmmaker, Answers Questions About New Underwater Movie

  |   October 5, 2012

From Katharine Gammon, OurAmazingPlanet Contributor: Shaun MacGillivray has brought audiences to some of the most extreme environments Earth has to offer: the dizzying heights of...

Southern Hemisphere Rainfall Is Decreasing, Leaving Scientists Searching For An Answer

  |   October 5, 2012

From OurAmazingPlanet Staff: North of the equator, April showers bring May flowers. But in the Southern Hemisphere, April droughts bring doubts. Since the 1970s, southern...

Pemberton, BC: Best Place To Spend Thanksgiving In Canada

The Huffington Post B.C.   |  Jesse Ferreras   |   October 5, 2012

Pemberton, B.C., the little town about 35 kilometres north of Whistler that looks like the set of a Roy Rogers picture, has been proclaimed the...

'Lady Snake Lord' Tomb Discovered: Mayan Warrior Queen Believed Found In Guatemala (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post   |  Ron Dicker   |   October 5, 2012

All hail Lady Snake Lord -- at least what's left of her. Archeologists believe they have discovered the tomb of the great Mayan warrior queen...

Mastodon Tooth: Davy Villanueva Finds Ancient Molar In San Antonio River

  |   October 5, 2012

Davy Villanueva hoped the fish would be biting when he went out to the San Antonio River a few weeks ago, but he never imagined...

Beatles Travel: 10 Must-See Beatles Spots On The 50th Anniversary Of The Release Of 'Love Me Do' (PHOTOS)

  |   October 5, 2012

October 5 marks the 50th anniversary of the release of "Love Me Do," The Beatles' first single. In honor of the Fab Four, TripAdvisor has...

Blue Whales' Songs Tracked By Australian Scientists Using Military Technology

Reuters   |   December 5, 2012

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian scientists are using military technology for locating submarines to track rare blue whales hundreds of kilometers away by eavesdropping on their...

Taj Mahal Replica Planned For Dubai

  |   October 5, 2012

For those unable to make it all the way to India to see the Taj Mahal, another option will soon be available in slightly closer...

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Starts October 6 (PHOTOS)

  |   October 12, 2012

The world's largest hot-air balloon rally kicks off this weekend, as the 41st annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta lifts off Saturday morning. The nine-day event...

Fatal Parasail Accidents Renew Calls For Rules, Regulations

AP   |  CURT ANDERSON   |   October 5, 2012

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — Soaring high above the ocean, tethered to a boat, a parasail ride is at once exhilarating and peaceful, even quiet. But...

Matthew Brady Antietam Photography Exhibit From 1862 Recreated At National Museum of Civil War Medicine (PHOTOS)

AP   |   October 5, 2012

KEEDYSVILLE, Md. -- The National Museum of Civil War Medicine is recreating Mathew Brady's famous 1862 photographic exhibition documenting the Civil War's Battle of Antietam....
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