A Portrait of the Plains: Documenting A Changing Landscape

Originally posted on Emilio Cogliani:
Fourchette Creek by Robin Walter Morning light spills through grass thick with dew, small whorls of dust rise from hooves stamping their lives into this ground. Listen, I rise to the clatter of birds: small, fierce, and brown. This blog is part of an ongoing series following the Rediscover the…

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”

Canadian inventor tests new prototype of Hoverboard

Duru flew up to 5 metres above a lake for a total distance of 275.9 metres while aboard his homemade, propeller-powered hoverboard in a trip that lasted more than 1½ minutes. Now, Duru is working on a secret, next-generation version of the device. Watch as he takes CBC’s Reg Sherren into his workshop, where he is buildingContinue reading “Canadian inventor tests new prototype of Hoverboard”

Happy Sloth Day via Tico Times

Happy International Sloth Day!!!! A wonderful day to celebrate my favorite animal!!!! So proud of all the hard work Becky Naomi Cliffe @ Sloth Sanctuary, Costa Rica has done to research how to reintroduce orphaned, hand raised sloths. See More: http://beckycliffe.com/sloth-science-2015/ Related: My battle with Leishmaniasis: a flesh-eating parasite By: Becky Radcliffe In my second year at the UniversityContinue reading “Happy Sloth Day via Tico Times”

Animal Sanctuary: Real or Fake?

How Can I Tell If An Animal Sanctuary Is Genuine, Or If They Are Taking Advantage Of Animals?! There a many people across the world that put the safety and care of endangered animals above themselves. A great animal sanctuary’s first concern is always to the animal, making sure they are happy, healthy, and thatContinue reading “Animal Sanctuary: Real or Fake?”

Millions of coffee makers recalled due to burn hazard

WASHINGTON (AP) — Keurig is recalling some 7 million of single-serve coffee brewing machines because of reported burns. Keurig says its Mini Plus Brewing Systems, with model number K10, can overheat and spray water during brewing. Keurig says it had received about 200 reports of hot liquid escaping from the brewer, including 90 reports ofContinue reading “Millions of coffee makers recalled due to burn hazard”

The Craziest Stuff People Tried to Sneak Onto Airplanes This Year

Originally posted on Deepak verma:
We may shake our heads at the TSA’s antics from time to time , but the men and women holding you up at airport security are actually dealing with some pretty scary prospects. Like loaded firearms. And grenades. And daggers. And for whatever reason, a hell of a lot of…

Up for Discussion – Backing Up

Up for Discussion – Pictures by Leanne Cole Various Photographer & Product Reviews: This post today is written by me (Leanne Cole) and has come out of something that recently happened to me.  It was something that was scary and has reminded me of how important it is not to keep all your eggs inContinue reading “Up for Discussion – Backing Up”

Utah’s top tree climbers come together to compete

Utah’s top Tree Climbers come together to Compete: SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s best tree climbers put their skills to the test Saturday at the annual tree climbing championship. The event is put on by the Utah Community Forest Council and the International Society of Arboriculture.The contestants cut trees for a living, either with aContinue reading “Utah’s top tree climbers come together to compete”

IOTD …. “Image of the Day”, #15!!

Originally posted on It Is What It Is:
? ~~September 16, 2014~~  Los Morrillos Light, also known as Faro Los Morrillos de Cabo Rojo, is a historic lighthouse located in the municipality of Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico. ~~History~~ Located at the southwestern tip of the island of Puerto Rico, this lighthouse was constructed in 1882…

Grand Opening in San Francisco!

Join us for their latest shop Grand Opening on Market Street in San Francisco! We’ll have free samples, games, prizes and a ribbon cutting ceremony. Come out and join them! 

Pedro Vivas & Guillem Ramos Gil at Marbella Skatepark!

Originally posted on BARCELONA SKATEPARK:
It is always fun to spend time taking photos of these two. Pedro Vivas and Guillem Ramos Gil doing another skate session at Marbella skatepark in Barcelona. Cheers ? ?