Wish to see a third of Europe on one trip? This epic new cruise strikes 17 countries

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What’s trending in Licensing: Slow travel

Keep up with key trends in Licensing as 500px’s Art Director, Karen Biilmann, analyzes common threads and current themes throughout our Exclusive Contributor photography submissions. From GenZ travel to trains, here’s what’s trending in the 500px Licensing Collection. Disconnecting and getting off the grid were the most popular 2019 travel themes. We also saw people…

NH VILLAGE ARCHITECTS designs a ship that provides the cultural experience of vietnam

vietnamese design firm NH VILLAGE ARCHITECTS sets sail its latest project, nambinh ship, along the waters of the huong river, also known as the ‘perfume river’, in the hue city of central vietnam. designed to provide a cultural experience for tourists, the nambinh ship comprises two outdoor terraces on each end of the boat and…

Will Trump Send the Marines to Land on Iran’s Shores?

Key point: A full-on invasion and occupation would be unwise, but a lot of damage could be done.One of the greatest truisms of life is that land wars in Asia are futile. The continent’s vastness allows defenders to trade space for time, extending the logistical lifelines of invaders to the breaking point. This argument holds for…

Environmentally friendly shipping helps to reduce freight costs

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Improved ship utilization rates and investments in environmentally sustainable technologies for enhanced energy efficiency would significantly reduce carbon dioxide emissions within navigation. A recent study carried out in the Laboratory of Industrial Management at Åbo Akademi University also indicates that such measures would contribute to lowering of freight costs. The results…

Effect Partners BrandVoice: Navigating The Unstable Waters Of Financial Investment Preparation

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South Korea to deploy anti-piracy unit to the Strait of Hormuz

South Korea’s defence ministry says the step would ensure the safety of citizens and free navigation of South Korean vessels [File: Reuters] South Korea’s military has said it plans to expand the deployment of an anti-piracy unit now operating off the coast of Africa to the area around the Strait of Hormuz after the United…

Christopher Cross announces 40th anniversary trip

Christopher Cross Christopher Cross has announced a tour celebrating the 40th anniversary of his 1980 self-titled debut album.Kicking off in April, the 14-date outing includes stops in Austin, Dallas, New York, Atlantic City, and Orlando. Further dates will be announced in the coming weeks.Tickets are available here.Released in 1980, Cross’ debut album won five Grammy…

Conceal Silent, Hide Deep: Submarine Tracking Technologies of the Cold War

All through the cold war, there was a high-stakes game of cat and mouse in play. Nuclear powers like the United States and the Soviet Union would hide submarines armed with nuclear missiles underwater. The other side would try to know where they were so they could be targeted in the event of war. The…

Beam Rider: New ‘Self-Centering’ Laser Sail Could Make It Possible For Interstellar Travel

Home News Tech Spacecraft could fly to distant stars using sails with surfaces similar to those of CDs and DVDs to help them stay centered on laser beams, a new study finds.Conventional rockets driven by chemical reactions are currently the dominant form of space propulsion. However, they are nowhere near efficient enough to reach another…