Finland’s Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort offers guests the chance to see the ethereal beauty of the northern lights from the comfort of glass igloos. It’s the ultimate way to witness the aurora borealis.
Nuclear war, cannibalism and mysterious lighthouses are all present and correct in this week’s links roundup – but fear not: there’s also enough here to bring on some nice warm and fuzzy feelings.
In the early 20th century, Igorrote tribespeople were enticed to the U.S. by the prospect of riches beyond their wildest dreams. What happened next remains a shameful chapter in America’s history.
With climate change a reality world leaders are being urged to face, Stephen Fry and other British celebrities have contributed to a short film in which they recite lines from Shakespeare’s famous Sonnet 18. The aim? To get people talking.
It takes a brave individual to balance on a slackline hundreds of feet in the air, next to the fearsomely powerful Victoria Falls. Two men, though, thought they were more than up to the challenge.
India’s “third gender,” the hijras, allow few into their private lives – but photographer Sahar Fadaian was able to gain their trust to capture these amazingly personal images.