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Earth's atmosphere now has carbon dioxide levels unseen for 15 million years, and we might be past the point of no return

The world has crossed a major greenhouse-gas milestone, and it may never turn back.<p>The Manua Loa Observatory in Hawaii has maintained a continuous record of atmospheric carbon-dioxide levels since 1958. Here's the complete record of readings from the observatory over that time period:<p>As you can …

Most of us misunderstand metabolism. Here are 9 facts to clear that up.

We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism diet to lose weight."<p>But this obscures many truths about this essential, yet still …

Fitness

Here’s to Joy: 7 of the Best Books on Happiness

For many of us, happiness is a goal we’re only partially successful at attaining. Our lives are complex, with a host of desires that don’t always line up: personal satisfaction doesn’t always coincide with professional success, for one thing. The day that you’re set to have a life-changing meeting …

Getting Started with Wireframes

Following up on my tutorial 5 steps for a successful website design that walks you through 5 essential steps of a website ‎design process to boost …

Wireframing

Great Grey Owl Head-on

Flickr Cover Photos of the Week

This week our two cover photos on our Flickr social media channels are: Above the clouds: Part II by <b>Frederic Huber</b> (on Twitter and Tumblr) and On the …

Featured Shop: YOSPUN

“What I really love to do is make yarn. That’s my passion,” says Matney Warner, the Colorado-based small business owner and creative mind behind YOSPUN. And with her impressive assortment of one-of-a-kind yarn, original knitting patterns, and finished goods, it’s easy to see that she takes this …

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Four eagles dead in Delaware

Four bald eagles died over the weekend in Delaware after being found about 30 miles from where 13 eagles were found dead last month in Maryland.<p>One of the eagles was found dead Saturday near Dagsboro, Delaware, wildlife officials said. Three more died after attempts at resuscitation failed, the …

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

March 16th, 2016 | Brooklyn, New York Man walk his dog. photo by @shaulschwarz.

Goats: Another option for recycling your Christmas tree

There's the usual options of tree recycling, but now there's another (cuter) option for local residents: Feed your Christmas tree to goats.<p>This holiday season, City Grazing is partnering with the San Francisco Fire Department and inviting residents to bring their clean, ornament-free Christmas …