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Roberta Mancino’s Wingsuit Flight Over An Active Volcano

Roberta Mancino is an Italian skydiver, BASE jumper, wingsuit flyer and international model. She has participated in more than 7,000 skydives and won several awards and world records. She has gone on four skydives while completely naked, and on five occasions her parachute did not open in mid-jump. In 2010, Mancino was named the World’s Sexiest Female Athlete by the …

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fouman bazar

[GARD] Fuman is a city in and the capital of Fuman County, Gilan Province, homeland. At the 2006 census, its population was 27,763, in 7,728 families Rice has been cultivated in this region for many years, where some indigenous cultivars (landrace) were conventionally bred by farmers. [GARD]

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Inside China’s Cartoon-Themed Bus Hotels

[GARD] A new theme park in China is making moves to put “sleeping on a bus” on your travel bucket list.The owners of the Tai Tai Mountain Park in the city of Taiyuan, in China’s Shanxi Province are transforming abandoned buses, which would normally have been headed to the junk yard, into one-of-a-kind lodgings. [GARD]

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The Palme d’Or of the Festival de Cannes

[GARD  align=center] The Palme d’Or is the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival. It was introduced in 1955 by the organising committee. From 1939 to 1954, the highest prize was the Grand Prix du Festival International du Film. In 1964, it was replaced once again by the Grand Prix du Festival before being reintroduced in 1974. [GARD  align=center]

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World’s longest pizza created in Naples

[GARD  align=center] Along the seafront of Naples in Italy, 100 chefs collaborated to create a 1,853.88 metres (6082.2 feet / 1.15 miles) long Neapolitan, which Guinness World Records has just confirmed is officially the Longest pizza ever made. The recipe for record-breaking success included 2,000 kg of flour, 1,600 kg of tomatoes, 2,000 kg of fiordilatte cheese and 200 litres …

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Chinese Zoo Locks Visitors in Cages, Lets Animals Roam Free

[GARD] The Lehe Ledu Wildlife Zoo in Chongqing city, China, is giving people a chance to experience what it feels like to come face to face predators, instead of just viewing them in cages from a safe distance. [GARD]

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The biggest cruise ship in the world

[GARD] MS Harmony of the Seas is an Oasis-class cruise ship constructed by STX France at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France or Royal Caribbean International. [GARD]

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A prison that turned in to a luxury hotel

[GARD] This 19th century prison only closed its doors in 2007 – but it’s now a boutique hotel offering guests the opportunity to sleep in the former cells.The property has undergone an extensive makeover courtesy of Dutch hotel group Van der Valk, wherein the 105 cells were transformed into 40 luxurious rooms. [GARD]

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North Korea’s Children’s Palace

[GARD] The Children’s Palace, a massive, 2-million-square-foot building on the southwestern edge of the North Korean capital, is billed by the reclusive regime as a temple to youth, a testament to the care and devotion of the nation’s rulers to its future generations. [GARD]

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90 yr old woman celebrates her birthday by going skydiving

A lively 90-year old grandmother celebrated her birthday this weekend by making her first skydiving jump.Beth Roberts joined her two sons and a grand-daughter on a windy day in southern Idaho.The plane took the group up to 16-thousand feet where the excited woman had no hesitation in beginning her jump.Beth tandem-jumped with a professional, they dropped for about a minute …

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