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Soaring above deserts on a 'leaf blower'

Soaring above deserts on a 'leaf blower'

Photographer captures beautiful landscapes from his motorized paraglider
Artist creates beautiful Tokyo street scenes on coffee cups

Artist creates beautiful Tokyo street scenes on coffee cups

Australian illustrator's panoramic renditions of everyday life become an Internet hit
Ridiculously buff kangaroo stalks Australian suburb

Ridiculously buff kangaroo stalks Australian suburb

The massive kangaroo, measuring over 6 feet 6 inches, was spotted by locals in a Brisbane community
Elephant snatches man's camera, takes amazing 'elphie'

Elephant snatches man's camera, takes amazing 'elphie'

Christian LeBlanc was feeding bananas to an elephant in Thailand when this happened!
Adidas, NBA all-star latest to join airport carpet cult

Adidas, NBA all-star latest to join airport carpet cult

Adidas unveils Trail Blazers' star Damien Lillard's line of sneakers made to resemble the iconic floor covering at Portland International Airport
Abandoned mines transformed into amazing tourist attractions

Abandoned mines transformed into amazing tourist attractions

A series of innovative regeneration projects brings new life to former industrial wastelands
Pets on private jets

Pets on private jets

An inside look at the pampered pooches and coddled cats getting a taste of the high life in the skies
Johnny Depp: A case study in how not to travel with your pet

Johnny Depp: A case study in how not to travel with your pet

The actor was told to get his dogs out of Australia or risk them being euthanized
10 things Singapore does better than anywhere else

10 things Singapore does better than anywhere else

Flamboyant parking spaces and the world's most striking hotel pool: What Singapore lacks in size, it makes up for in greatness
Japan’s bitterest feud: Kansai vs. Kanto

Japan’s bitterest feud: Kansai vs. Kanto

Japan may seem homogeneous, but the country’s eastern (Tokyo) and western (Osaka) regions can be worlds apart
3.69-carat diamond found in Arkansas park

3.69-carat diamond found in Arkansas park

When fields get plowed, diamonds don't usually pop up -- unless you're at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas