Articles Tagged ‘wired’

Snakes, Baby Crocodiles, and Tiger Cubs On a Plane

Snakes, Baby Crocodiles, and Tiger Cubs On a Plane September 30, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
What’s the craziest thing you’ve seen someone carry onto a plane? For many travelers, they’ve probably stuffed a Shih-Tzu or other small dog in its own special travel bag under their seats. However, as Wired reports, carrying your pet aboard is far from the weirdest carry-on item that’s...

Friday Siteseeing: Stolen Sheep, Hotel Quirks, Gambling-Inducing Carpets

Friday Siteseeing: Stolen Sheep, Hotel Quirks, Gambling-Inducing Carpets September 3, 2010 | Around the Web | Read More
According to bastion of all things true, Wikipedia, “Labor Day” has a bit of a bloody past that is a bit of a buzzkill to read going in to a long weekend. Instead, here’s a link to a Cute Overload post on dwarf bunnies and Dionne Warwick. Let’s start with stuff from HotelChatter,...

For the Eco-Tourist: New Map Provides Endangered Species Location + Info

For the Eco-Tourist: New Map Provides  Endangered Species Location + Info June 22, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Recently I wrote a short article about a new photo project by Joel Sartore. Sartore spent years photographing and documenting America’s wide variety of dying and endangered species of animals and insects, and compiled them all in the book National Geographic Rare: Portraits of America’s Endangered...