Hans Nilsson, the City Council Chairman for the Swedish municipality of Eda captured absolutely gorgeous footage of a stunning full-grown male white moose who looked like he was dipped in white paint from hoof to antlers as he crossed a river. Nilsson had been in search of this unique animal for quite some time. After...
Some 260 bodies have been recovered. The toll is likely to rise — the Red Cross says there are at least 600 people still missing. A local morgue is struggling to cope with the sheer number of dead.
Supporters of a proposed footbridge and public garden in London spanning the River Thames have abandoned the project after support from the city withered away. The trust established to build … Click to Continue »
From the river to the flats, we’ve long been fans of sling packs for toting around our gear, especially whenever fishing on foot. We think they’re a great cross between the versatility of a hip pack, with the high-riding comfort of a full back pack, and rarely hit the water these days without one. However, […]
A girl in a blue dress sits alone on a rock by the Buffalo River. Hands folded and legs crossed, she waits patiently for photo companions. Oh, and she has a shark’s head. Clinging to the Canadian border, “the City of No Illusions” offers a slew of activities to its visitors. Show More Summary
The innovative concept, which can fold up for transport, was commissioned by the Ordos City government in Inner Mongolia to cross the Wulan Mulun River in the Kangbashi district.
The troubled family in J. Robert Lennon’s “Broken River” discovers that small-town life offers no refuge.
Travel Pello in Finland tourism video: Swim the Arctic Circle – Open water swimming competition: Torne / Tornio River in Pello and in Övertorneå Lapland (Finland and Sweden). Cross the Arctic Circle, border of Finland and Sweden and time zone border by swimming in July every year. More info: http://swimac.eu/ & http://travelpello.fi/en/
Dozens safely crossed the river choked with logs and debris at Zion National Park in Utah, thanks to the human chain.
Advice from a longtime NOLS instructor on when and how to cross a river, without drowning
When Dante descended the circles of hell, he crossed the River Styx and found the damned, mud-covered and pitiful, tearing one another apart. In the real world city of Lianyuan—located in Hunan province, China—something much more horrifying...Show More Summary
Three Guatemalans, including two children, and woman of unconfirmed nationality die in effort to reach Texas after torrential rain swelled river At least four people including two children have died trying to cross the swollen Rio Grande, the latest fatal incident involving Central American migrants attempting to reach the United States. Show More Summary
One moonlit night, a drunken man decided to cross a river. At the river bank he stepped... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
WTOP reports, ” Over strong objections from Maryland, Montgomery County and other leaders, the region’s Transportation Planning Board voted Wednesday to study a new Potomac River crossing north of the Beltway’s Legion Bridge. It is part...Show More Summary
In 1899, a pair of smugglers were crossing the border between Lithuania and East Prussia. Clutching their packs, they lay on a bank along the Prussian part of the river Šešupe, and for hours they studied the movements of the guards on the other side. Show More Summary
News and Tribune reports, “RiverLink cut down on call times and saw an increase in crossings on tolled bridges from April to June of this year — all good news for the tolling system’s second quarter in operation.” The report adds, “The...Show More Summary
Around 2,000 swimming enthusiasts on Sunday joined the annual event of crossing the Qiantang River in Hangzhou City of east China’s Zhejiang Province.
The Montgomery County Council is scheduled to vote on a resolution opposing a new Potomac River bridge crossing. The vote is scheduled for Tuesday in Rockville. The proposed project would … Click to Continue »
“Bethesda” Magazine reports, “Opposition is beginning to build against a regional transportation group’s plan to study a second Potomac River crossing in Montgomery County [Maryland].” One opponent, a member of the county council, tells...Show More Summary