Grand Canyon

GoPro Lost After Being Sent Into Space Found After Two Years With Incredible Footage Intact

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 16.09.2015 | UK Tech

A GoPro launched into space by a group of students has been found two years later by an Arizona hiker, still intact and packed with incredible footage...

Off the Strip in Las Vegas

Mike Gerrard | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

About 15 miles west of the Strip, and visible from it, this protected conservation area gets over 1 million visitors a year (almost 40 million visit Las Vegas). You can drive through on a loop road, which has stopping places where you can get out and hike the trails...

£10,000 Bounty To Find The Men Who Kicked A Squirrel Into The Grand Canyon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK

A bounty has been placed on the heads of two "heartless" Frenchmen who kicked a squirrel into the Grand Canyon. Peta (People for the Ethical Treatm...

This Man Is About To Kick A Squirrel Into The Grand Canyon For No Reason

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.08.2014 | UK

A man has been filmed luring a squirrel to the edge of the Grand Canyon with breadcrumbs before kicking it off. Another man photographs the sickeni...

Every Human On Earth. Dumped In The Grand Canyon. Just Because.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Tech

Admit it, you've always wanted to know how big the pile would be if every human on Earth was dumped in the Grand Canyon. Well wait no more, here it...

Top 5 Iconic US Tourist Spots

Stephen M. Baker | Posted 14.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Stephen M. Baker

I noticed recently that it was Christopher Columbus Day and so asked my work colleagues what they considered to be the most iconic tourist spots in America. Here's our top 5! How many have you seen?

PHOTOS: Vote On Your Favourite Pictures Of The Week

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza and Matthew Tucker | Posted 08.09.2013 | UK

The best pictures of the week are chosen by YOU voting on our interactive slideshow. The G20 Summit has taken place and Syria is top of the agenda ...

PICTURE: Amazing Lightning Illuminates The Grand Canyon

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK

A ferocious electrical lightning storm illuminates the nighttime sky over the Grand Canyon in Nevada, captured by photographer Rolf Maeder. Using c...

The USA's Ten Most Visited National Parks

Mike Gerrard | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

If asked to name National Parks in the USA which attract most visitors, I bet most people would opt for the Grand Canyon, with maybe Yellowstone or Yosemite next. Here are the ten most visited National Parks, with the latest 2012 visitor figures as provided by the National Parks Service. Each park also has a suggestion as to how you might visit it from the UK.

TRAVEL EYE: Driving Route 66 - The Ultimate American Adventure

Karen Edwards | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Edwards

We're on a road trip. In my book; the 'ultimate road trip'. We're travelling Route 66 - also known as the 'Main Street of America' and the 'Mother Road'. We're very excited.

LOOK: Daredevil Crosses Grand Canyon Without Safety Harness

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK

A man has crossed the Grand Canyon on a tightrope without a a safety harness in 22 minutes. Nik Wallenda, an 'aerialist' from Florida, murmured pra...

Google Street View Comes To The Grand Canyon With Camera Backpack

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Tech

Google is taking its quest to photograph the world to an amazing new extreme with its new generation of Trekker camera backpacks. Street View lets ...

PHOTOS: Oscar The Globetrotting Dog's Holiday Snaps

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Comedy

We're now in the unusual position of feeling both incredibly impressed with and extremely envious of a dog. The pooch in question? He's 10-year-old Os...

PHOTOS: Seven Wonders Of The Natural World Finalists

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

If the seven wonders of the world ever seemed a bit passé (only the Pyramids of Giza can still be seen) this new search for natural marvels serves to...