Qantas seven-hour flight to nowhere sells out in 10 minutes

Francesca Street, CNN (CNN) — Pre-pandemic, many of us viewed flying simply as a method of getting from one destination to another as quickly as possible.But amid global restrictions, travelers have been daydreaming not only about far-flung destinations, but the flying experience itself — from the thrill of the take-off to the unmatched views of […]

Open a Tesla With Your Brain

Elon Musk Gives Second-Ever Presentation Demonstrating Neuralink’s Brain Implant by Toby Howell Elon Musk continued his assault on the impossible last night, delivering a rare update on the status of Neuralink, his neuroscience company with the long-term goal of facilitating symbiosis between humans and AI.  Wait, Elon has a neuroscience company? Of course he does. […]

Clickbait: London’s ravens are getting bored.

‘Bored’ ravens straying from Tower of London as tourist numbers fall Legend warns monarchy and building will crumble if resident birds flee fortress A lack of tourists is driving the ravens at the Tower of London to boredom and causing them to fly away. Legend has it the monarchy and the Tower of London will […]

The stunning beauty of a hike in the Dolomites.

The Haunting Beauty of a Hut-to-Hut Hike in the Dolomites With their colossal limestone walls and gloriously green valleys, Italy’s Dolomites are home to some of the world’s most majestic scenery — and mountain huts called rifugios make it all the more accessible. Photographs and Text by Mónica R. Goya With travel restrictions in place […]

A Public Disgrace

From Mayor Nicholas Myburgh: “I want to share with you some thoughts on this very important matter. This pont is the oldest and probably the last of its kind in SA. It is an icon of our region, the Overberg. It is an important part of our history, and a significant tourist attraction. Tour operators […]