Tina is a travel junkie. I am a travel junkie. She and her husband have hiked the Swiss, Italian, and French Alps, spent days walking around Venice with a gelato in hand, strolled along the river Seine at midnight, and seen the Athens Acropolis - just to name a few. Each trip leaves her hungry for more. Here are a few travel movies that will inspire you to get out there and explore this crazy, beautiful place we call Earth.
Sentinels map Earth's slow surface warping - BBC News. British researchers are now routinely mapping a great swathe of Earth's surface, looking for the subtle warping that ultimately leads to quakes. The team is processing satellite images to show how rocks in a belt that stretches from Europe's Alps to China are slowly accumulating strain. Movements on the scale of just millimetres per year are being sought.