Abbie Ross

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More coastal flooding, strong winds expected in N.J.

Coastal flooding and strong winds were expected to persist through Sunday as a nor'easter continued to batter the state, according to forecasts.<p>Even …

Looking Back at the Calais Jungle

Susan Meiselas Immigrants eating daily midday meal provided by the French organization, La Belle Etoile, near the Port. Calais, France. 2008. © Susan …

Figures at a Glance

We are now witnessing the highest levels of displacement on record.<p>An unprecedented <b>65.6 million</b> people around the world have been forced from home. …

Migrant crisis: Migration to Europe explained in seven charts

<b>More than a million migrants and refugees crossed into Europe in 2015, sparking a crisis as countries struggled to cope with the influx, and creating division in the EU over how best to deal with resettling people.</b><p>The vast majority arrived by sea but some migrants have made their way over land, …

What is climate change?

<b>BBC News looks at what we know and don't know about the Earth's changing climate.</b><p>The planet's climate has constantly been changing over geological time. The global average temperature today is about 15C, though geological evidence suggests it has been much higher and lower in the past.<p>However, the …

What Will The World Actually Look Like At 1.5°C Of Warming?

The high ambition of the Paris Agreement, to limit global warming to “well below 2°C”, was driven by concern over long-term sea level rise. A warmer …

Climate Change

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What happens when you put bees and solar panels in the same location? A sweet collaboration.

Inside Google's quirky London headquarters

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World's Coolest Offices 2015

Welcome to the fifth annual Inc. World's Coolest Offices. These are some of the most beautiful, innovative, and just straight-up amazing company headquarters and startup offices in the world.<p>Airbnb: The Journey and the Destination<p>Airbnb: The Journey and the Destination<p>Time for a visit to Mumbai? …

50 Most Amazing Buildings of the World

Though it looks like some sort of painting by a drunk painter. But this is a real house located in Rezydent Shopping Center in Sopot, Poland. It is …

CNN Video - Bali's 'Green School'

10 Classrooms (Almost) Too Cool for School

When it comes to learning, engagement is everything. And while a standard chalkboard-and-lecture presentation will always be effective, students can …

Innovative School Proposes Lush Vegetation on its Roof

The United Design Group (UDG) China recently began construction on an innovative community kindergarten in Wuxi, a city in the southern Jiangsu province. Called <i>Xieli Garden</i>, it's a spiraling three-storey structure whose sloping green roof wraps around a centralized courtyard. It aims to create the …

Color Psychology: Does It Affect How You Feel?

Do you feel anxious in a yellow room? Does the color blue make you feel calm and relaxed? Artists and interior designers have long believed that …

The 30 Most Amazing High School Campuses in the World

There has been some debate surrounding the impact architecture has on learning. Studies have found that students perform better in math, reading and …

VITTRA SCHOOL TELEFONPLAN

<b>Instead of a classic classroom setup with desks and chairs, a giant iceberg with a cinema, a platform and room for relaxation and recreation now</b> …