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Incredible footage: a peregrine falcon hunting in a murmuration of starlings

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads Not too long ago, I posted about a murmuration of starlings in flight over Istanbul. The sight of it stopped me in my tracks nightly as clouds of birds circled their way around the city.   Here’s another version of the remarkable phenomenon over Rome, with a peregrine falcon hunting for…

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What happens to your books when you go to bed?

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads In a departure from the usual travel fare, I wanted to share this whimsical video animating what happens to a bookstore at night, if you use your imagination. For booklovers, camera lovers and those who enjoy a short film: [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SKVcQnyEIT8?rel=0] Some background, from creator Sean Ohlenkamp: After organizing our bookshelf…

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What are you doing New Year’s eve?

This is a Hipmunk post from Jodi Ettenberg of Legal Nomads After a great holiday week in England (affectionately known as Christmakwanzmakkah in my family), my brother and I are driving to Scotland tomorrow with friends … and about 80,000 other people. New Years, known as Hogmanay there, will be a few days of street parties, concerts and getting soaked in the forecasted pouring…

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