How laws and regulations are shaping the development of the drone industry around the world

BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Drone technologies continue to improve at a rapid pace and are slowly pushing the unmanned aircraft toward the mainstream. Companies in a variety of industries are now looking […]

These solar panels can pull clean drinking water out of the air — and they’ve spread to 10 countries around the world

Zero Mass Water  Zero Mass Water makes solar panel arrays that pull clean drinking water from the air. The $ 4,500 arrays launched in the United States in late 2017. Now they’re expanding to Australia thanks to a $ 420,000 grant from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency. Zero Mass arrays could come in handy in […]

Fox News settles a slew of discrimination lawsuits for around $10 million

Fox News Fox News reportedly reached a $ 10 million settlement for several discrimination lawsuits filed by 18 current and former employees. The ranged from claims of racial, gender, and pregnancy discrimination. The settlement would force the plaintiffs to drop their claims and find employment elsewhere, never to return to Fox News’s parent company, 21st […]

You Can Get Married in These Crazy Spots All Around the World

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Jaguar Race Taxis will fling you around the Nurburgring

The Germans have a word, “fernweh,” literally meaning “far sickness,” that describes a special kind of longing. It’s a strange sensation in which you feel homesick for a place that you’re in tune with, a place that moves you, but it’s a place you’ve never actually been to before. Someone who loves cars might be […]

Far-right protesters and leftists around the world hit the streets for May Day — take a look at the dramatic protests

REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov May Day, celebrated on the first day of May every year, has long been a symbolic day for workers’ rights around the world. But May Day 2018 turned out to be a day of violent clashes between police and protesters, as both left-wing and right-wing activists took to the streets with fire and […]

How mountain biking is saving tiny towns around the world

Andrew Fenton April 26, 2018 Share this article From the depths of the Ecuadorian jungle to Nepal, Australia and Canada, a massive upsurge in global mountain bike tourism is helping turn around the fortunes of small, struggling towns the world over. “It’s bloody magical,” says mountain biker David Bannear as we survey the view from […]

The man who cycled around the world on less than $5 a day

Ben’s trip took him through Argentina, Chile, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Panama, Mexico, USA, Canada, China, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Kurdistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey, South Africa, Lesotho, Botswana, Zambia, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt, Greece, Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia, Bosnia, Croatia, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, France, and England. He didn’t keep track of how many kilometers […]

Get $30 off these cult-favorite wireless headphones — and more of today’s best deals from around the web

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Since you don’t have all day to scour the web for noteworthy sales and discounts, we rounded up the best bargains for you to shop in one convenient […]

7 of the Best Airport Lounge Perks Around the World

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