Museum
A museum is an institution that cares for (conserves) a collection of artifacts and other objects of scientific, artistic, cultural, or historical importance and makes them available for public viewin...
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The True Realities of Women’s Hiking Attire During The Victorian Era
The following is a short excerpt from my new book, Ramble On: A History of Hiking : For women, hiking attire during the Victorian Era was...
Ramble On: A History Of Hiking
When did we start to hike, as a form of enjoyment as opposed to simply going from point a to point be, and what is the future of the activity? Those are Jeffrey Doran's bookends to his book on the his...
The Quickest Cars We've Tested, From 1955 to Today
A snapshot of the quickest cars from each decade, from 1955 to now.
The rise and fall and rise again of Segway
Back in 2001, Segway had big goals to change the world. That didn't happen. But now almost two decades later, Segway may still change how we move. https://cnn.it/2Dlfgne
The Race to See the Black Hole at the Center of Our Galaxy | Facebook
Astronomers are racing to prove a super, massive black hole at the center of our galaxy actually exists. Follow Focal Point to get more incredible stories like this!
Top Locations for Photographers in Glacier National Park
Glacier National Park is an area of unmatched beauty. From soaring peaks to wide-open valleys,...
How To Get Great Wildlife Photographs in the Forest — Destination: Wildlife™
How to get great photographs of wildlife when the subjects are in the forest, hidden by lush foliage and bathed in diffused light? Nature photographer Robert Wallace shares his secrets for getting s...
Ramble On: A History of Hiking
I like the title. It sounds like something I would use myself! These folks have written a history of hiking. So far it is only available in paperback at US$18.95 from Amazon which is a bit of a pro…
The brilliance of Cartier jewelry
The Paris jewelry house Cartier has been dazzling customers since 1847, catering to European aristocrats and, later, Hollywood royalty. Jane Pauley visits an exhibition of iconic Cartier jewels at the...
Inside Tiffany's Secret Room for Top Spenders
June 13 (Bloomberg) -- Behind two sets of ornate doors at Tiffany's New York flagship store is a top-secret room. The Salon houses Tiffany's most over-the-top pieces. The way you gain access is by ref...
Making $35,000 Bonsai Scissors
When it comes to Japanese craftsmanship, knives often get all the glory. But in the city of Sakai, where traditional metalwork goes back centuries, there is one man who has built his legacy on somethi...
Rotating skyscraper in Dubai
There’s going to be a rotating skyscraper in Dubai by 2020. An 80-storey ‘Dynamic Tower’ will be standing in Dubai by 2020 is everything goes to plan, architectural firm Dynamic Group has told us. Wh...
CHANEL - The Spring-Summer Ready-to-Wear 2019 Show
See all the looks from the Spring-Summer 2019 show in Paris, presented yesterday at the Grand Palais in an idyllic beach setting. More on chanel.com/-RTW_SS19
Banksy painting 'self-destructs' moments after being sold for $1.4 million at auction | Facebook
"Going, going, gone...": This Banksy painting "self-destructed" moments after being sold for $1.4 million at auction https://cnn.it/2y7mzdZ
Everything You Need To Know About The Mercedes-Benz Vision Urbanetic
Here’s the self-driving, electric, body-swappable car of the future. (via Seeker)