Top New Travel Videos: “Bodrum – Turkey” (2020)

Bodrum is a city on the Bodrum Peninsula, stretching from Turkey’s southwest coast into the Aegean Sea. The city features twin bays with views of Bodrum Castle. This medieval fortress was built partly with stones from the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, completed in the 4th century B.C. The city is also a gateway for nearby beach towns and resorts.

Italian Villa Video Tour: “Bellosguardo, Florence”

On the hills above Florence, in an extremely panoramic location with direct view over the historic center of the city, we find this beautiful luxury villa with Italian garden and swimming pool.

The villa has also easy access to the International School of Florence, which has its headquarters inside Villa Torri di Gattaia (5km; 10’), just above Piazzale Michelangelo.

Easily reached and in one of the most renowned areas of Florence, this property allows easily reaching the historic center of the city on foot (3km; 15’) and at the same time moving throughout the many interesting cities and towns of Tuscany: San Casciano in Val di Pesa (15km; 20’), Greve in Chianti (28km; 35’), Colle di Val d’Elsa (46km; 40’), the imposing towers of San Gimignano (51km; 50’), the unique medieval center of Siena (69km; 55’), Volterra (72km; 1h 10’), Lucca (88km; 1h 10’), Castiglion Fiorentino (98km; 1h 20’), Montalcino, hometown of the superb Brunello wine (107km; 1h 35’), Pisa and its world-famous leaning tower (109km; 1h 20’), Montepulciano with its Nobile wine (112km; 1h 25’) and the Etruscan town of Cortona (120km; 1h 35’).

Public Investigations: “The Financial Crisis At The U.S. Postal Service” (WSJ Video)

More than a decade of losses have put the U.S. Postal Service in a dire financial situation. To understand how this happened, WSJ takes a look back at how the modern postal service became an entity balancing public service and the need for profit.

Photo Illustration: Jacob Reynolds/WSJ

Top New Art Exhibitions: “Monet And Chicago” (Art Institute Chicago Videos)

Monet And Chicago Sep 5, 2020–Jan 18, 2021

Learn how the changes Monet made to this painting captured the seaside town he remembered from his youth rather than the tourist destination it had since become.

https://www.artic.edu/exhibitions/903…

Top Design: “Lazzarini Design Studio” – “3D Concept Visualization”

A new idea is incredibly important and needs the proper visualization.Lazzarini Design Studio can support your idea from the very beginning of its process.  We also provide start up projects ready to be launched on the market.


We provide full development (Concepting, Modeling, Texturing, Animation, Programming and engineering) of applications based on high quality 3D real-time visualisation.

The use of latest 3D interactive technologies and softwares allow to achieve an incredible level of detail matched with realistic visual effects. Interactive 3D and videos are the best way to engage with final customers and promote or explain products design and functionalities. 

Development of research projects based on the use of advanced hardware and software technologies, prototyping the physical final product.

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New Travel Guide Videos: “Lancaster County – Pennsylvania” (Expedia)

Lancaster County – see some of the oldest attractions in America, experience the simplicity of Amish culture, and celebrate the thriving arts scene. Discover the top vacation ideas for Lancaster.

Check out all the places we visited in this video: https://viewfinder.expedia.com/lancas…

#LancasterCounty is one of America’s oldest inland cities and as such boasts some of the country’s oldest attractions. A #vacation to #Lancaster takes you from the rolling fields of farmland to the boutique-lined streets of the city. Set your pace in Lancaster and find that there is something for every traveler here. History-buffs, culture-seekers, and nature-enthusiasts will be spoilt for choice when filling their Lancaster County travel itinerary. Plan a #visit to #explore Lancaster County and its unique blend of tradition and creativity.

Health Video: “The Stages Of REM & Non-REM Sleep”

Did you know you go on a journey every night after you close your eyes? Sleep scientist Matt Walker breaks down the difference between REM (Rapid-Eye Movement) and non-REM sleep, what occurs during each stage of sleep — and why it’s important to get enough of both. Sleeping with Science, a TED series, uncovers the facts and secrets behind our nightly slumber. (Made possible with the support of Beautyrest)

Check out more: https://go.ted.com/sleepingwithscience

Morning News Podcast: Swing State Voters, Covid-19 Flare Ups & Black Holes

Joe Biden is visiting Kenosha, Wisconsin today, the city where Jacob Blake was shot by police last week. And where two people died after the black lives matter protests turned violent. His visit comes a few days after Trump’s own visit on Monday.

Axios talked to 10 swing voters in Wisconsin about their feelings on the protests in their state and the upcoming election.

  • Plus, the latest on Covid-19 cases in the U.S.
  • And, a new type of black hole in deep space.

Guests: Axios’ Alexi McCammond, Sam Baker, and Miriam Kramer.