Protecting the Environment and Preserving Trees by Scaling back on Liberal Arts University Programs

For the first time in 185 years, there will be no fall semester at Green Mountain College in western Vermont. The school fell victim to trends in higher education that could soon impact hundreds of other schools. One expert predicts that 25% of colleges will fail in the next 20 years. In an effort toContinue reading “Protecting the Environment and Preserving Trees by Scaling back on Liberal Arts University Programs”

My Oahu Travel Guide — ALEX CERBALL

There is no place like Oahu… and if you’re planning a trip to the island, lucky you! Here are some of my favorite things to do on Oahu. NORTH SHORE An hour drive from Waikiki, the North Shore is one of my favorite places in the world.  I absolutely love it here!  Start your day withContinue reading “My Oahu Travel Guide — ALEX CERBALL”

Snow Facts

It’s not really the most wonderful time of the year unless there is snow involved. Fact.  Not only can snow be the greatest part of the British weather experience, but it also guarantees more happiness than a decent summer season. Ah snow. Word on the street (the street being the Met Office) is that weContinue reading “Snow Facts”

Video shows bear walking in hallway at Montana high school

BOZEMAN, Mont. — A black bear was spotted walking down the hallway at a high school in Montana on Wednesday morning, according to multiple media reports. The bear entered the school through an open garage door in the back of the building at around 7:30 a.m. The bear exited the school through an open door after aboutContinue reading “Video shows bear walking in hallway at Montana high school”

Dancing with Dolphins

Originally posted on Admirably Legal:
Good morning/afternoon/night, friends!  I hope you’re enjoying this first full week of Fall.  Here in Texas, I’m not feeling much of a difference in temperature (given we experience a season/ season and a half at most), but I’m ready to welcome one of my favorite months of the year.  While many…

A few reasons not to hate the tourists in your city, even though you want to

There’s now one more reason to avoid Victoria’s tourist-swarmed downtown core this summer. Volunteers in 1940s-style British “bobby” uniforms — complete with egg-shaped hats — will be walking the beat “armed only with a smile, interesting historical facts and crime prevention information,” according to police. It’s an effort to make out-of-towners feel even more likeContinue reading “A few reasons not to hate the tourists in your city, even though you want to”

Stingray-Taming a Venomous Savage

SUBSCRIBE to Rumble Viral: http://bit.ly/RumbleViral A hungry stingray jumps out of the water and onto a man-made ramp, providing these tourists an incredible up-close experience during a trip to Maldives. Have you ever swam with stingrays before? Share you experiences! Source & embed code: https://rumble.com/v2za4s-stingray-fe… For licensing, please email licensing@rumble.com Category Pets & Animals

To start the day …. “Return to Love”!! VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE STAR

Originally posted on It Is What It Is:
~~October 20, 2014~~ “Return To Love” Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented…

Hundreds of balloon pilots take off at annual New Mexico fiesta

Hundreds of balloon pilots take off at annual New Mexico fiesta THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Ulan ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The mass ascension of hundreds of hot air balloons above Albuquerque went off without a hitch Saturday morning. Pilots began launching shortly after 7 a.m. at the annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. The majority of balloons appearedContinue reading “Hundreds of balloon pilots take off at annual New Mexico fiesta”