Our response to the recent Amnesty International report

Our response to the recent Amnesty International report

TripAdvisor believes that travelers coming to our site or app should have access to all relevant information available about a destination, including businesses currently open in those locations. To this end, we aim to provide travelers with an apolitical, accurate and useful picture of all accommodations, restaurants and attractions that are currently open for business around the world.

Conservation trust grant application

Conservation trust grant application

Are you a conservationist ready to make your vision a reality? Apply for a Conservation Trust grant and discover how we can help you get your project off the ground. he objective of the Conservation Trust is to support conservation activities around the world as they fit within the mission of the National Geographic Society.

Asda makes £27m investment in food quality

Asda makes £27m investment in food quality

Asda has today announced it is investing £27 million in quality improvements across its fresh food business. The UK’s second largest supermarket revealed that it can now increase the frequency of quality control checks in its supply chain thanks to the greater number of quality assurance inspectors operating across its depots and supplier farms.

Direct broadcast network for NRT relay of LEO satellite data (DBNet)

Direct broadcast network for NRT relay of LEO satellite data (DBNet)

The Direct Broadcast Network ( DBNet) is a set of operational arrangements for the real-time acquisition of Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite data through a worldwide network of local, Direct Broadcast receiving stations and the rapid delivery of these data to the global user community after pre-processing and formatting in accordance with agreed standards.

Does Earth harbour a «shadow biosphere» of alien life?

Does Earth harbour a «shadow biosphere» of alien life?

A "shadow biosphere" of "weird life" – unrelated to life as we know it – might exist on Earth, giving new insight into how common life is elsewhere in the universe, astrobiologists say. Finding life that doesn"t fit with the types we already know would be a strong indication that life developed more than one time here on Earth, increasing the chances of finding it elsewhereю

10 tips on how to be a good mentor

10 tips on how to be a good mentor

Good mentoring relationships can be richly rewarding, not only for the mentee, but for the mentor as well. Through our research, United Way identified mentorship relationships as a key element to help prevent vulnerable youth from ‘falling through the cracks.’

Panorama

Panorama

Young, political, combative: the 70th Berlinale Panorama tells of migration and the search for and discovery of an inner notion of home, the overexploitation of our planet and it unveils bold narratives of queer identities. Directors Karim Aïnouz, Andrea Štaka and Francisco Márquez as well as the actors Ben Whishaw, Sandra Hüller and Stellan Skarsgård all present new films in the programme.

German Design Award 2015

German Design Award 2015

The aim of the German Design Award is to identify, present and honour unique design trends. A competition that advances the design scene. Prizes of the international premium prize will go to topquality products and projects from product and communication design, design personalities and newcomers, all of whom are pioneering in German and international design landscape.

Human rights organisations win landmark battle against UK mass surveillance

Human rights organisations win landmark battle against UK mass surveillance

The European Court of Human Rights has today ruled that UK laws enabling mass surveillance violate the rights to privacy and freedom of expression. Judges found that: — The UK’s historical bulk interception regime violated the right to privacy protected by Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and to free expression, protected by Article 10.

New-Post Photography Award – II edition

New-Post Photography Award – II edition

Following the success of the 1st Award Edition, we are pleased to announce the 2nd Edition of the New Post-Photography Award on the occasion of the next edition of the 2021 MIA Fair. This award is aimed at promoting the most creative and innovative trends in the world of contemporary photography.