After learning about the environmental impact of leather production from animal skin, a Spanish innovator developed a new textile from discarded pineapple leaves. Today, she is beginning to take the fashion world by storm.
I recently wrote an article profiling Michele and Stanton Cohen, two retirees who decided to take the plunge and move abroad to Girona, Spain. They live on the town's main road — a historic street that was once the main Roman corridor connecting the Iberian Peninsula to the rest of Europe.
Malaysia is the latest country to ban trash imports from developed countries. It is time to ratify the Basel Convention.
We’ve all fallen for a good prank. The folks at Just for Laughs have done it again, just in time for your weekend.
When we think about pollution, we often think about the toxins in our air, food, and water. However, noise pollution can be just as detrimental to our health.
A few years ago, I began a tradition of sharing a Just for Laughs Gag every Friday to celebrate the arrival of the weekend. I have decided to revive the tradition. Hope you enjoy! 😀
In Rwanda, a company called Zipline is using drones to deliver blood to remote hospitals. In regions where roads are impassable or non-existent, drones will increasingly be used to move supplies and people.
Many years ago, the city of Amsterdam made a strategic decision to be more people-friendly. That choice is beginning to bear fruit.
I discovered this series a few years ago and it brings me a good chuckle every time I see it. Hope you enjoy! 😀
The Maltese Falcon is one of the world’s fastest birds and has been prized on the island of Malta since 1530. Tricia and I had a chance to meet one up close.
The walled city of Carcassonne in southern France supposedly earned its name from a fabled siege. Have a look at the recent article and video I produced on it.
Germany is testing a new system of electrified road transportation that will enable battery-powered trucks to recharge while driving.
Google Lens, the company’s image recognition technology, is advancing into augmented reality (AR). This will have wide-ranging implications for search engine optimization (SEO).
Watch as a gaggle of 1,200 Indian runner ducks parade their way across the Vergenoegd Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa. They are bound to bring a smile to your face. 😀
The desert rain frog is an intimidating animal. When defending its territory, it will ward off any would-be threats with a ferocious squeak.
The city of Nîmes is often referred to as the "Rome of France." Here is a video of the city that I produced for International Living.
Watch these hilarious animals as they encounter the fierce aroma of durian fruit for the first time.
Cooking at home is becoming a thing of the past. Automation and centralized food production are making delivery more cost effective.
Pétanque is a game that dates back to ancient Greece. In the stone village of Uzès in southern France, we watched locals play a round on a warm afternoon.
Did you know that the orange probably comes from Southeast Asia?