Erin Lindsay

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The Planet's Fisheries Are In Even Worse Shape Than We Thought

Nearly a third of all fish caught goes unreported.<p>The world's oceans have been overfished far more than reported, according to a new study.<p>The report, published in the journal Nature Communications, reanalyzed worldwide catch data and compared it to information that the Food and Agriculture …

Biodiversity

Environmental Rights Are Human Rights

My grandparents came here from Japan at the beginning of the 20th century. Although it would be a one-way trip, the perilous journey across the …

Human Rights

Space Glass: Planets And Galaxies Trapped In Tiny Glass Pendants By Japanese Artist

Satoshi Tomizu, a talented glass artist in Japan, creates stunning cosmic scenes in tiny glass pendants no larger than your eyeball. Air bubbles, …

12 Types Of Cats

I love cats. They are cute. They are independent. They can be good companions, but they are not needy. Besides nothing says “home” better than a …

13 Giant Sculptures Made Entirely Of Beach Waste To Make You Reconsider Plastic Use

Let these amazing yet disturbing sculptures serve us as a reminder of society’s overuse of plastics. All of them were created using plastic materials …

Ban on microbeads offers best chance to protect oceans, aquatic species

An outright ban on the common use of plastic "microbeads" from products that enter wastewater is the best way to protect water quality, wildlife, and …

Wastewater

The Expanse Is the Show We’ve Been Wanting Since Battlestar Galactica

Welp, we have a new favorite show. At San Diego Comic-Con, we got to watch the entire pilot of Syfy’s <i>The Expanse</i>, based on the books by James S. A. …

Why It's Hard To Talk About My Bisexuality

"The hardest part about being bisexual is that I can't figure out what to say to everyone who loves me to make them completely comfortable with it."<p>I met my friend Paul in a novel-writing workshop; we liked each other's work and hit it off right away, so soon he invited me to grab coffee with him …

18 Perfect Short Stories That Pack More Of A Punch Than Most Novels

People sometimes mistake short stories for trifles, wee vignettes that are over before they start. But there's a reason why many of the best movies …

Short Stories

12 Incredible Abs Exercises You Should Know

Everything you need to do to get a stronger core without doing a single solitary crunch. For everyone from fitness rookie to hardcore exerciser.<p>Thumbnail from Thinkstock.

Workouts

16 Devastatingly Beautiful Horror Movies, And Why We Love Them

In celebration of the release of the truly gorgeous horror film <i>It Follows</i>, we've turned our lens onto the great, gorgeous horror movies of the past. …

Horror Movies

Lasqueti Island Is Home To About 400 People Living 'Off The Grid': Documentary

A couple of boat rides, a little hike, and you'd never know you were only about 150 kilometres away from Vancouver.<p>On Lasqueti, a community off the …

Solar Panels

Poetic Black And White Watercolors Of Children With Wild Animals

Indonesian artist Elicia Elidanto creates delicate watercolor paintings which depict the intimate relashionship between children and animals. Her …

All The Comics You Need To Give (And Get) This Holiday Season

Let's be honest here. Yes, you <i>may</i> have a few comic fans you need gift ideas for this year…. but chances are what you're really looking for is gift …

The Best Photography Apps for Android: 2014 Edition

The camera in your Android device can vary from exceptional to terrible, depending on the model of phone you have, and even the version of Android …

Pickles

Siste fra bloggen<p>Pickles Big fuzz er litt som den kule kid’en i klassen: rocka og unik. Ikke redd for å skille seg litt ut fra mengden. Dette garnet …

EU Drops 'Dirty' Label From Oilsands: Reports

The European Union has abandoned a plan to label oilsands product as a particularly dirty form of oil, and tensions with Russia were likely behind …

This Is One Of The Best Months Ever For Science Fiction & Fantasy Books

No kidding. This month is just crushingly incredible, when it comes to new science fiction and fantasy books. Including a new William Gibson, Ann …

World's Most Energy-Guzzling Countries: Canada Ranks Ahead Of U.S.

Canadians are the world’s eighth-largest energy consumers, sucking up about 7 per cent more energy than Americans, according to research from …

Urban living and carbon footprints

Patrick Nielsen Hayden uses an exceptionally silly Guardian op-ed about New York City as a "dangerous, intoxicating fantasy of freedom from nature" …

Global CO2 emissions break record ahead of UN Climate Summit

More carbon pollution was spewed into the air globally last year than ever before, chiefly due to China, the U.S. and India, scientists announced as …

This Summer's Bestselling Book That Everyone Starts And Nobody Finishes

Mathematician Jordan Ellenberg ran some numbers for the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>to determine which of Amazon's most popular e-books people start but never …

21 Amazing Dance Moves From The "So You Think You Can Dance" Top 20 Performances

Don't try these at home. Or do.

Dick Clark Productions

52 Deliciously Dark Comedies You Should See Before You Die

These films are dark, depraved, and deeply hilarious.

Universal Pictures

Photographer Dives Into Crashing Waves To Capture Their Raw Power From Within

The sea is a captivating subject for artists because of its inconceivable size and raw power. Clark Little, a surfer and photographer based in …