Deadly floods are hitting several countries, and scientists predict this will become increasingly common

Schools in New Delhi were forced to close on Monday after heavy monsoon rains devastated the Indian capital. Landslides and flash floods have killed at least 15 people in the past three days. Farther north, the overflowing Beas River swept vehicles downstream and inundated neighborhoods. In Japan, torrential rain The storm raged across the southwest, … Read more

This is how you visit two continents in one amazing city

A few of these new lights in Hagia Sophia. PHOTO BY JOE YOGERST What makes Istanbul so special? Let’s start with the fact that in one city you can visit two continents (Europe and Asia for those of you who don’t know geography). Add some of the world’s most iconic monuments, a bountiful mix of … Read more