Airplane theater takes off with immersive show that lasts the whole flight long

Icelandair puts on a show while flying.Image: icelandair Put down the in-flight magazine, Icelandair has invented a new way to stave off traveling boredom: live theater starring your some of flight’s crew (and a few professional actors).  Earlier this month the curtain raised on a show that took place on a transatlantic trip. The three-act More...

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By admin On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

The rise of SnappCar, the business that lets you rent out your car

Billed as an Airbnb for cars, the Dutch company aims to have 500,000 cars under its model. But are people ready to share their cars? He calls it Airbnb for cars, and if Victor van Tol is right, people sharing their More...

By admin On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Hurricane Irma: British police sent to overseas territories – BBC News

Mr Johnson said: “There’s an unprecedented effort going on by the UK to meet what has been an unprecedented catastrophe in that part of the Caribbean.” Man stuck on ‘war zone’ More...

By admin On Monday, September 4th, 2017

China Wants To Build Its Own Hyperloop That’s Three Times Faster Than Elon Musk’s

China has said it wants to build a “high-speed flying train” that will be more than three times faster than Elon Musk’s Hyperloop. The development was announced on Wednesday, August 30 by the More...

By admin On Friday, September 1st, 2017

‘Unesco-cide’: does world heritage status do cities more harm than good?

The gambling-ridden clan jetties of Malaysias George Town were saved from ruin by the award of Unesco world heritage status, but their new fame left locals overwhelmed by a tide of invasive tourism. Can we ever More...

By admin On Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Spain’s ‘Smurf Village,’ though popular with tourists, must cease references to the Smurfs

The Spanish village that shot to fame after being painted blue and dubbing itself the home of the Smurfs has now been banned from associating itself with the popular cartoon. The tiny Andalusian village of Júzcar More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

Social media might actually be reducing teen pregnancy

Like Socrates and Marilyn Manson before it, social media has regularly been accused of corrupting our youth: Constantly sitting on smartphones, tablets, and laptops is said to kill childrens imaginations, prevent More...

By admin On Monday, August 21st, 2017

5 Flat-Out Wrong Things About Religions You Probably Believe

We're not sure if you've noticed, but people get pretty uptight about religious beliefs. As a comedy site, that is beyond our purview. All we can really do is point out some of the ridiculous things some folks More...

By admin On Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Check to see if your flights are affected by Hermine

Waves from Hermine at Virginia Beach, Virginia on Sept. 3.Image:  L. Todd Spencer/ the Virginian-Pilot via ap photos There is a lot of Labor Day weekend traveling to be done, which is why plenty of people More...

By admin On Friday, August 18th, 2017

7 Horrifying Pest Infestations You Had No Clue Were Possible

The occasional big-cat rebellion aside, humans have the run of the animal kingdom. We own this world, and those damn beasts are lucky we leave them even a sliver of Amazonian jungle to creep around in. But sometimes, More...

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