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Mud volcano: Colombia's messiest attraction

Mud volcano: Colombia's messiest attraction

Climbing inside Volcán de Lodo El Totumo near Cartegena is dirty, slippery and good for you
Stress-free Greece: 5 great yoga retreats

Stress-free Greece: 5 great yoga retreats

The Greek financial crisis is sending anxiety levels sky high. These oases of calm bring them back down to Earth
Dippy the Diplodocus up for 'adoption'

Dippy the Diplodocus up for 'adoption'

Dippy the Diplodocus needs a new home after being retired from service at London's Natural History Museum
10 of the world's most beautiful new nature reserves

10 of the world's most beautiful new nature reserves

From an old mining zone in rural Australia to a new breeding ground in Zambia, here's a look at the latest and greatest national parks and marine reserves
World's first luxury animal terminal under construction

World's first luxury animal terminal under construction

Horses, birds, pets and livestock arriving at New York's JFK Airport will sit in the lap of luxury when the animal terminal opens in 2016
How to survive a shark attack

How to survive a shark attack

The odds of being attacked by a shark are one in 15 million. But here's what to do in case you are:
Landmarks light up for Eid

Landmarks light up for Eid

Buildings around the world, including the Empire State Building, are illuminated to commemorate Eid, the end of Ramadan
Would you pay $35 million to travel like a cosmonaut?

Would you pay $35 million to travel like a cosmonaut?

When money and gravity are no object, following in the galactic footsteps of Yuri Gagarin is the final frontier
Bosnia and Herzegovina: 10 reasons to go

Bosnia and Herzegovina: 10 reasons to go

Two decades ago it was ravaged by conflict. Today it's one of the most exciting destinations in Europe.
FAA: Lasers plaguing U.S. skies

FAA: Lasers plaguing U.S. skies

Eleven commercial flights reported having lasers pointed at them Wednesday night as they flew over New Jersey -- the latest in a growing number of such incidents
Trang: Thailand's next big island-hopping destination

Trang: Thailand's next big island-hopping destination

Removed from the crowds of Phi Phi and Phuket, the islands of Trang offer everything from secret beaches to unspoiled forests