Mike Evans is still a pup in his NFL career. Yes, he's among the tallest breeds and the Great Dane of his position. But as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver nears the end of his third season, he's all of 23 years old. Evans isn't remotely close to entering his prime years let alone peaking. Show More Summary
If asked to give an example of a great adventure, how many of us would immediately think of Everest? Without question, this tallest of mountains holds a special place in the explorer's psyche. For Tenzing Norgay, the man who with Sir...Show More Summary
Sounds like: The Tallest Man On Earth, James Vincent McMorrow Song: Jarle Skavhellen - The Ghost in Your Smile What's so good? Jarle Skavhellen from Bergen, Norway is a singer-songwriter whose "loud mumbling over acoustic guitars" is just what I like. Show More Summary
Get to sunrise at Death Valley National Park’s Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes. Failing that, sunset. These dunes, about two miles east of the Stovepipe Wells Village Hotel, aren't the tallest dunes in the park, but they're the easiest to reach from Furnace Creek, the park’s most popular overnight spot....
Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Räikkönen experienced the world's tallest loop rollercoaster at Ferrari World in Abu…
Snow cones in a snow storm? Yes please! The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea, two of Hawaii’s tallest volcanoes, after a blanket of snow fell on their summits overnight and heavy bursts...Show More Summary
By the time John Muir and his trusty mule Brownie splashed across the Marble Fork of the Kaweah River in the fall of 1875, the Scottish-born naturalist had already seen his fair share of California grandiosity: Yosemite Valley; the high Sierra; Mariposa Grove. Show More Summary
Belconnen is to be home to a $700 million New Acton-style mixed use development, Republic, featuring 1300 apartments and a hotel as well as Canberra’s first glass towers and tallest building. Atop the 27-storey, 113.7m-tall highest building will be Canberra’s first public “sky deck”. The first stage of development starts next year, with off-plan sales […]
Take that, New Yorkers!
Take that, New Yorkers!
“We’ve been on every building in this city,” says Nationwide Window Cleaning owner Jeff Boyar, who describes the truly monumental jobs—imagine the Westin Peachtree Plaza—as occupational adventures, sort of mountain climbs in reverse...
The ‘Leaning Tower of San Francisco’ has angry people pointing fingers in all directions.
Cats have a natural inclination to sleep at the tallest point in any given space, even if they have to climb V1 to get there. Continue reading
Kristaps and Karl=BFFs For Karl-Anthony Towns and Kristaps Porzingis, it was friendship at first sight. According Ian Begley’s ESPN article, the big men have been the best of buddies since the 2015 NBA draft, where Towns and Porzingis were selected first and fourth overall. Show More Summary
A temple being built in India is set to become the tallest religious structure in the world, notes CNN. Called Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir, its central grand temple is designed to rise nearly 700-feet high, making it taller than Germany's Ulm Minster. Show More Summary
Photographer Keow Wee Long has been travelling for a month to find the perfect location for his very special proposal. Ultimately he found the Duge Bridge, standing 564 metres above the Beipan River. Bridging the borders of Yunnan and Guizhou, it is not yet open to the public. Show More Summary
The dozens of wind turbines planned for western New York could be among the nation's tallest
Meet Danniel, quite possibly the World’s Tallest Cow. Measuring 6 feet, 4 inches tall and weighing 2300 pounds, this huge Holstein steer is literally awesome. His daily diet include 100 pounds of hay, 15 pounds of grain, and 100 gallons of water. Show More Summary
Clean energy and environmental interests usually go hand in hand. But in western New York, they are battling over plans to build dozens of wind turbines that could be among the nation's tallest, rising 600 feet above the scenic shores of Lake Ontario.