The idea of harvesting green energy from everyday wetness to power wearables and portable electronics is gaining traction. Fabricating high-performing moisture-electric generators (MEG) with high and stable output remains a challenge.
Such a trip to Krushùna Waterfalls and Devetashka Cave not only provides us with an excellent opportunity for a day trip from the city, especially during the hot summer months, but also provides us with another perspective of the neighboring country, and the memory of the wonderful places visited will last a long time. Keep the weather in mind.
With global tourism on the rise and the Middle East providing year-round experiences, Abu Dhabi has launched a new destination campaign to encourage visitors to visit the UAE capital during the summer season and take advantage of fantastic deals on hotels and world-class attractions. The new campaign highlights all of a traveller's passion points, highlighting unique and unforgettable Abu Dhabi experiences that await tourists this summer.
Airbnb aims to make it easier for employees to take use of their newly codified flexibility as flexibility becomes a permanent feature of many company cultures. With over 6 million listings worldwide, the platform launched its "Live and Work Anywhere" program last Thursday, an ongoing initiative to work with governments and DMOs to create a one-stop shop for remote workers and encourage them to try new places to work, all while helping to revive tourism and provide economic support to communities after years of travel restrictions.
At the Kentucky Derby, Israeli startup AIR unveiled the full-scale prototype of its first electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicle, AIR ONE. The AIR ONE, which we discussed in October of last year, is a two-person electric fixed-wing aircraft powered by eight vertical lift rotors. Its eight electric motors can produce a maximum of 771 horsepower (575 kW).
According to American Expres the credit card company, travelers who book a flight through Amex Travel will be able to cancel that flight for any reason and receive up to a 75 percent reimbursement of the nonrefundable flight costs in the future. To be eligible for the new "Trip Cancel Guard" benefit, travelers must cancel at least two calendar days before their departure date.
After a two-year hiatus due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Germany's iconic Oktoberfest beer festival will return to Munich this year. The Mayor of the city recently announced this. According to reports, the festival will begin on September 17 and run through October 3.
The world's largest flying aircraft, Roc, has completed its fifth flight test, according to Stratolaunch. The aircraft flew for 4 hours and 58 minutes over the Mojave Desert, reaching an altitude of 22,500 feet during the test flight (6858 meters). This flight was the longest of all, allowing the platform to expand its capabilities for launching aircraft from the air
Finding a place to work quickly and easily anywhere in the world is the goal of Lufthansa's new 'Lufthansa Global Spaces' offer. Travelers can now book hot desks, private offices, or meeting rooms with matching accommodation in five cities: Berlin, Munich, Barcelona, Singapore, and New York.
Researchers from the University of Cambridge have trained a robot chef to taste the food at various stages of the chewing process to determine whether it is sufficiently seasoned – a process that is similar to what humans do. The goal is to have a machine that not only prepares pizza or burgers, but also produces the best meal possible based on human taster feedback.