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What Are the Best Places to See a Sunset?
Here are some of the best places to watch the sun’s late-night lightshow.... READ ON
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How Do Skyscrapers Keep Getting Taller?
Burj Khalifa in Dubai is the tallest skyscraper in the world, rising 2,717 feet. That’s twice as high as the Empire State Building. How can buildings stretch so high without toppling over?... READ ON
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Can Opera Singers Shatter Glass?
Yes! But it isn’t easy. (And you don’t need to be an opera singer to do it. All you need is a good ear and powerful pipes.)... READ ON
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Why Do Certain Regions Create Spectacular Wines?
A lot goes into making a delicious wine.... READ ON
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Why Do We Toast to Celebrate?
Humans have been giving toasts for as long as there’s been alcohol and an excuse to party with it. But why did we start clinking glasses after a few good words?... READ ON
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Where Are the Best Places to Stargaze?
If you want to get away from all the light pollution, put these places on your to-visit list.... READ ON
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What Are the Most Important Libraries in the World?
Wonderful libraries are everywhere, each one home to a unique collection of the world’s knowledge and history. The collections in these libraries, though, top the charts. Grab a bib, English majors—you’re about to drool.... READ ON
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What is Proper Handshake Etiquette Around the World?
First impressions mean everything, and most of the time, they start with a handshake. Here’s what you need to know to make the locals happy on your next business trip.... READ ON
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What New Buildings Are Changing Architecture?
These modern creations are poised to change the way we design buildings for generations to come.... READ ON
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What Art Museums Are Can’t-Miss Visits?
If you need an instant education on fine art, any of these museums or galleries can get you up to speed in no time.... READ ON
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What Are the World’s Most Prestigious Film Festivals?
There are 3000 film festivals every year, but these are at the top of the class.... READ ON
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What Are the Best International Sporting Events?
The World Series and the Super Bowl are great, but if you’re willing to break out your passport, you can find even more exciting (or strange) action abroad.... READ ON
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What Are the Most Important Historical Sites in the World?
You already know big name destinations like the Great Pyramids, Stonehenge, the Great Barrier Reef, Machu Pichu, and the Taj Mahal. But these lesser-known treasures are also worth the trip.... READ ON
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What Makes a Photograph Timeless?
Put away the fuzzy filters! Follow these instructions and you'll take photos that turn heads.... READ ON
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What Are The Health Benefits of Drinking Wine?
Louis Pasteur once proclaimed, “Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.” It turns out he was right (in moderation, of course.) Bottoms up!... READ ON
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How Can You Avoid Offending People When Traveling Abroad?
When you travel abroad, you always want to mind your manners. Here’s an easy guide to behaving brilliantly around the world.... READ ON

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