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True Blood Fangtasia Travel Mug

True Blood Fangtasia Travel Mug – $14.95 Attention True Blood fans! Are you looking for the perfect vessel to hold your favorite warm beverage? You need the True Blood Fangtasia Travel Mug from the NeatoShop. This great travel mug, with sealable lid, features the logo of your favorite vampire bar.  Be sure to check out the NeatoShop [...]

What will space travel be like in 30 years ?

Richard Branson has weighed in on what he believes space travel will be like over the next three decades. The Virgin Galactic entrepreneur is no stran…

Travel Posters For Lazy People

Illustrator Caldwell Tanner has created some colorful travel posters for locations familiar to lazy people. So, now you can feel like you do all kinds of traveling every day, even though you rarely leave your house! Who needs fresh air and sunshine when you’ve got the arctic chill of the refrigerator and the rainbow waterfall of [...]

Extra Crunchy Bread

From what I’ve been able to piece together from a commenter at 9GAG and a few travel books, there’s a bar called The Real McCoy in the Barrikadnaya neighborhood of Moscow that sells vodka bottle loaves like this. It has all of the components of a complete and nutritious breakfast. Link -via That’s Nerdalicious!

Is This Really the Busiest Travel Day?

So far, it seems that airport delays and other inconveniences have been minimal today, a good sign for millions of Thanksgiving travelers. That especially bodes well after the traditional hand-wringing about the busiest travel day of the year. But is today actually the busiest travel day of the year? That depends how you’re going, but [...]

Salar de Uyuni – The Salt Flats of Bolivia

Space travel doesn’t yet allow for planet-hopping, so to see a place that is truly alien-looking should be on any traveler’s bucket list. Personally, I suggest heading to Bolivia, where you’ll find Salar de Uyuni, the largest salt flat on Earth. Twelve-thousand square kilometers of the smoothest, most reflective land on the planet, rich in [...]

The Late Movies: Carl Sagan Interviewed By Ted Turner (!)

In this 1989 CNN interview, Ted Turner interviews Carl Sagan on the environment, nuclear warfare, space, time travel, SETI, and other topics. Turner frequently seems to be out of his depth during this interview (as in part four, when he suggests that time travel to “live with the Indians” might be a good solution for [...]

Link Latte 158

#158 – Week of May 29, 2011 Apocalypses That Did Not Happen – [fascinating]Map of the World in Facebook Connections – [cool graphic]Steam Fire Engine – [epic flickr photo]A Metal Puzzle That Transforms into a Gun! – [wow video]Top Optical Illusions of 2011 – [wow compilation]Many will relate to this hilarious sketchbook – [funny]Rice Fields: This [...]

Can we travel to Mars within 3 hours ?

Scientists are working on technologies that could one day allow faster-than-light space travel. The answer to speedier travel may have been discovered…

The world’s first commercial spaceflight

Space travel seems almost out of vogue these days, compared with its heyday in the latter half of last century. However, Richard Branson and Burt Rutan may be about to change all that by launching commercial space travel. This may sound like a fantasy, but the world’s first commerical spacecraft was revealed by them yesterday – [...]