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  • Mapping the Saddest-Sounding Places on Earth

    Mapping the Saddest-Sounding Places on Earth

    Mapping the Saddest-Sounding Places on Earth Mapping the saddest-sounding places on Earth could prove to be quite a difficult task, but fortunately, Australian artist Damien Rudd decided to take this project into his own hands and created the @SadTopographies Instagram account. This serves as an excellent and very complex collection of the saddest and most […]

  • As Of This Year, All Dutch Trains Run On 100% Wind Energy

    As Of This Year, All Dutch Trains Run On 100% Wind Energy The Netherlands are known for their iconic windmills and how they used them to take back lands from the North Sea. And now, the Dutch have given the new generation of windmills a new purpose; to provide green electricity for the country. This […]

  • Google’s Self-Driving Cars Will Hit The Streets By The End Of The Month

    Google’s Self-Driving Cars Will Hit The Streets By The End Of The Month By the end of January 2017, Google is set out to deploy its fleet of self-driving Chrysler Pacifica minivans. For some time now, people have been made accustomed to the idea of seeing driverless cars zipping up and down the highway, as well […]

  • The Story Behind The Most Perfect Shaped Town In The World

    The Story Behind The Most Perfect Shaped Town In The World The fortress city of Palmanova, Italy, is the most perfect shaped town in the world, and it’s not hard to see why. This star fort settlement dates back to 15th century Italy. Regular walls were getting battered hard by cannons and this is why star […]

  • Living on the World's Steepest Street

    Living on the World’s Steepest Street

    Living on the World’s Steepest Street Living on the world’s steepest street is completely different than living anywhere else in the world. Everyday is like a new and surprising adventure and you never know what types of people you will find walking around in your backyard. Yes, this happens pretty often. Baldwin Street in Dunedin, […]

  • The World’s Smallest Monuments

    The World’s Smallest Monuments The city of Tomsk, Russia, is home to a tiny bronze frog sculpture located on top of a smooth rock. Measuring only 44 milliliters (1,73 inches) in height, this sculpture is number one on our world’s smallest monuments list. ‘The monument to the frog-traveler’ was installed in 2013 in Tomsk, Russia, […]

  • Asgardia, A New Nation Orbiting in Space Is Looking For Applicants

    Asgardia, A New Nation Orbiting in Space Is Looking For Applicants Even if we want to admit it or not, the future is unravelling right before our eyes. And with news about a future space station/nation, there’s no denying it. Asgardia, named as such after the Norse mythological home of the gods, will launch its […]

  • The World's Best And Worst Tourism Slogans

    The World’s Best And Worst Tourism Slogans

    The World’s Best And Worst Tourism Slogans Here are the world’s best and worst tourism slogans from all around the globe. These are the key words every country uses in order to attract more and more tourists every year. We’re not here to judge (oh yes we are!), but some of these tourism slogans seem […]