Africa

Botswana's government is stalling efforts to get to the bottom of 350 mysterious elephant deaths, conservationists say

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Botswana's government is dragging its feet in trying to learn the cause of sudden death of hundreds of elephants, conservationists say. Almost 400 elephants have dropped dead...
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Hundreds of elephants in Botswana are mysteriously dropping dead next to watering holes

Hundreds of elephants in Botswana are mysteriously dropping dead next to watering holes

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

National Park Rescue Warning: This article contains images of dead elephants which some may find upsetting. More than 350 elephants have been found dead in Botswana due to...
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Where the Open Road Calls: Drive These Epic Middle East and Africa Road Trips

Where the Open Road Calls: Drive These Epic Middle East and Africa Road Trips

4 days ago   |   Marriott Traveler   |   3 articles

Whether your ideal drive is a multiday road trip traversing mountain passes and desert sand dunes or you prefer a day trip to bask on white sand beaches or explore ancient...
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The Army is adopting a 'guaranteed hit' rifle system to blast drones out of the sky

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

The Army is adopting a handheld "guaranteed hit" system as an interim solution to challenges posed by unmanned aerial systems. The embrace of counter-UAS solutions comes amid...
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The pandemic is reshaping airlines - and how you fly will never return to ‘normal'

The pandemic is reshaping airlines - and how you fly will never return to ‘normal'

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

Valery Sharifulin\TASS via Getty Images The coronavirus pandemic has changed air travel dramatically. Some changes and measures may be undone once the pandemic is over, but in...
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Wilderness in waiting: Safari by the book with 8 important African reads

5 days ago   |   Luxury Travel

‘Wilderness in waiting' is a four-part weekly series, highlighting Africa's proud heritage during the COVID pandemic. As African countries are slowly beginning to open to...
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Gunmen open fire at Pakistani stock exchange, four assailants killed, according to police

Gunmen open fire at Pakistani stock exchange, four assailants killed, according to police

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

AAMIR QURESHI/AFP via Getty Images Gunmen opened fire at the Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi, Pakistan, on Monday, according to Reuters . Four assailants were killed...
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How Covid-19 has upended the South African alcohol industry

7 days ago   |   CNN

With sales growing 50% year to year, South Africa's gin industry was booming before the country instated a strict ban on the production, sale, and export of alcohol. CNN's...
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The KAI Foundation and Partners Care for Rangers, African Wild Explorations in the Fight Against Poaching

8 days ago   |   Global Traveler Usa

With COVID-19 hitting the global economy hard and tourism dollars dwindling across the globe, destinations relying on tourist revenue need funding more than ever. Enter...
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The US Navy's top admiral in Europe says China is copying Russia's interference playbook there

The US Navy's top admiral in Europe says China is copying Russia's interference playbook there

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

Associated Press China is seeking to spread its influence across Europe and Africa and is using methods much like those of Russia to do it, the US Navy's top commander in the...
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I went camping on the beach in Texas during the pandemic. Here are 7 things...

I went camping on the beach in Texas during the pandemic. Here are 7 things I packed for a cheap, socially-distant getaway, and one thing wished I had with me

Joey Hadden/Business Insider I traveled three and a half hours from Austin to Goose Island State Park on the Texas coast for one night of camping in June. I brought items like... Read more ...

The list of the 30 'most American' cars of 2020 includes all 3 Tesla models...

The list of the 30 'most American' cars of 2020 includes all 3 Tesla models in the top 10 - see the full ranking

Cars.com Cars.com has released a list of the most American cars from the 2020 model year based on factors like the location of its factory, where the parts are sourced from... Read more ...

The new Ford F-150's coolest feature turns it into a true a work truck in...

The new Ford F-150's coolest feature turns it into a true a work truck in every sense with a folding desk

Ford The new Ford F-150 has many cool features, but the best one is the Interior Work Surface option. The shifter folds down with a push of a button and you can unfold the... Read more ...

This custom camper van was created out of a Ram ProMaster for less than...

This custom camper van was created out of a Ram ProMaster for less than $20,000. See inside the design from one of the newest camper converters

Dirtbag Conversions Oregon has a new camper van conversion company: Dirtbag Conversions, which was officially registered in May. The company was founded by Kevin Marquardt, who... Read more ...

The US's second peak may be less deadly than the first - but coronavirus...

The US's second peak may be less deadly than the first - but coronavirus fatalities in the next 3 months could still rival US combat deaths during World War I

Angela Weiss/AFP/Getty Images As daily US coronavirus cases continue to rise, daily deaths could stay flat or even decline over the next three months. That may seem like a... Read more ...

Star-Spangled Tire Shredding $350 BMW Is Here To Out-'Murica Us All With...

Star-Spangled Tire Shredding $350 BMW Is Here To Out-'Murica Us All With Fireworks

Independence Day is not a holiday known for its subtlety. Anything less than the loudest, craziest celebration you can muster is simply un-American! Thus, there is no better... Read more ...

From luxury yurts in Big Sur to a remote, $2,000-a-night resort in British...

From luxury yurts in Big Sur to a remote, $2,000-a-night resort in British Columbia, take a look inside 4 resorts that put an upscale spin on the outdoors

Jeremy Koreski The coronavirus has brought travel to a near-total halt, but some luxury outdoor getaways have a head start in providing travelers with socially distant... Read more ...

Mainland China reports three new coronavirus cases

Mainland China reports three new coronavirus cases

China on Saturday reported three new coronavirus cases in the mainland for July 3, compared with five cases a day earlier, the health authority said. Two of the new infections... Read more ...

How to be as safe as possible this Fourth of July, according to a leading...

How to be as safe as possible this Fourth of July, according to a leading infectious disease expert

Franckreporter / Getty Images This Fourth of July is going to look a little different for everyone this year. Dr. William Schaffner, a leading infectious disease expert and a... Read more ...

UK grants asylum to ex-staffer at its Hong Kong consulate

UK grants asylum to ex-staffer at its Hong Kong consulate

A former employee at the British consulate in Hong Kong has been granted political asylum in what he believes is the first successful U.K. asylum case from the former British... Read more ...