Mia Bella

159 Flips | 18 Magazines | 11 Likes | 1 Follower | @MiaBella3clo | Keep up with Mia Bella on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Mia Bella”

Scientists Were ‘Astonished’ to Find Bible Quotes on ‘Most Ancient Hebrew Scroll Since the Dead Sea Scrolls’

A burned parchment believed to be 1,500-years-old was unearthed near the Dead Sea in 1970, but researchers have just now succeeded in deciphering the contents of the find they have called “the most ancient Hebrew scroll since the Dead Sea Scrolls.”<p>Though the scroll was charred and tightly rolled, …

Dead Sea

Travel

14 Totally Terrifying Roller Coasters Around the World

Flickr/rittysdigiez CC by 2.0<p>Outlandish loops, tummy-turning drops and wicked-fast speeds; these are just a few of the thrilling features that …

Roller Coasters

Big tech companies back Samsung in court case against Apple

Just like Taylor Swift in <i>Bad Blood</i>, Samsung has also found a powerful group of backers in its fight against Apple in court. According to a document unearthed by <i>Inside Sources</i>, Google, Facebook, eBay, Dell, HP and other big tech corporations have submitted a "friend of the court" brief on July 1st, …

Patents

If you want your children to succeed, teach them to share in kindergarten

By Emma Brown<p>Emma Brown<p>Investigative reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Kindergartners who share, cooperate and are helpful are more likely to have a college degree and a job 20 years later than children who lack those social skills, according to a new study.<p>Kids who get along well with others also are less …

Education

Sun shines on solar revolution

Call it stage two of the solar revolution. Having spread across the roofs of 1.4 million households, solar panels are increasingly spreading to …

Solar Power

100 million-year-old fossils shed new light on Australia’s ancient inland sea

The skull of a giant predator fish called cooyoo reveals its formidable teeth and massive jaw

Apple and Samsung may help make the SIM card disappear

The SIM card as we know it may be about to disappear. According to the <i>Financial Times</i>, Apple and Samsung are in discussions with mobile carriers to help develop and implement a new SIM card standard that could make it easier to switch between service providers. The report refers to the new standard …

Here's What It Would Take For Florida to Run on 100 Percent Renewable Energy

“People aren’t aware of what’s possible,” says Stanford professor of civil and environmental engineering Mark Jacobson, who led the research. “But …

11 Morning Habits That Will Change Your Life (And Make You More Creative)

<i>Your alarm clock goes off and it’s time to mindlessly shower, brush your teeth, eat breakfast, then head to work. Is that really all there is?</i>In …

SAS joins companies warning against changing North Carolina's Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard - Triangle Business Journal

SAS Institute Inc. has become the latest high-profile company to weigh in on the ongoing debate in the General Assembly over whether to change the …

How long until renewable energy powers the US?

There’s little debate surrounding the ultimate future of the energy industry. Hint: it’s renewable. Simply put, the way of finite resources is just …

Renewable Energy

Mass Extinction: It's the End of the World as We Know It

<i>This story originally appeared in Truthout.</i><p>Guy McPherson is a professor emeritus of evolutionary biology, natural resources and ecology at the …

Astronomers Discover Jupiter’s Twin — Could it Lead to Earth 2.0?

Astronomers have discovered Jupiter's celestial twin: another gas giant of comparable size, orbiting a star very similar to our Sun.<p>Using the High …

Japan’s Abandoned Golf Courses Are Being Transformed Into Solar Power Farms!

<i>Incredible news:</i> An abandoned and bankrupt golf course is being <i>transformed</i> into a solar power station by the Kyocera Corporation.<p>Last week, the …

Annual checkup of Earth's climate says we're in increasingly hot water

WASHINGTON — In their annual, detailed physical of Earth's climate, scientists say the world is in increasingly hot and rising water.<p>The National …

Global Warming

This Buddhist Monk Has Unlocked The Secret To Happiness, And It May Help Us Save The Environment

Matthieu Ricard has lived many lives.<p>As a young student in Paris during the late 1960s, he was writing his dissertation in biochemistry at the prestigious Institute Pasteur. Five years later, guided by an inner stirring to explore a deeper side of life, he was living Darjeeling, India, where he had …

Wine Tasting 101: The 4 S's

Wine Tasting 101: The 4 S’s<br>http://wwwthrivinglyapp.com<p>Michael Warner, CSW takes a look at the 4 S’s of wine tasting. Learn some great starting points …

UK's ancient underground terrain built in Minecraft

Gallery: UK's ancient underground terrain built in Minecraft<p>Gallery: UK's ancient underground terrain built in Minecraft<p>+ 3<p>+ 2<p>+ 1<p>London's underbelly …

Fact check: Does infrasound from wind farms make people sick?

It's no secret that wind farms appear to have fallen out of favour with the Coalition Government.<p>Prime Minister Tony Abbott recently called them …

Wind Power

Solar Cells From Shrimp Shells

Here’s an idea: let’s peel a big pile of shrimp and put the shells outside to rot under the blazing sun. Sounds pretty disgusting, but amazingly …

The right way to pack for camping trips — according to a pro

To that end, we enlisted Sheppard to assemble a packing list anyone can refer to in preparation for a camping trip.<p>"Before setting out on purchasing camping gear, you want to ask yourself a few simple questions. That way, you can set your sights on what's going to make this the best possible …

Zhenyuanlong suni: biggest ever winged dinosaur is found in China

Photograph: Junchang Lü<p>The beautifully preserved skeleton of the winged and feathered dinosaur Zhenyuanlong suni discovered in China.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/16/1437046897799/980e84c6-78de-46c2-8258-71429e5cbd7f-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Junchang Lü<p>The …

LONDON’S BEST OUTDOOR EVENTS THIS SUMMER

<b>Not many places in the world can compete when the sun is out in London. Here’s where you can truly make the most of it at the best outdoor events in</b> …

A weather radar map is shown on the scoreboard at #GreatAmericaBallPark prior to the 2015 #MLB #AllStar #baseball @mlb @redsbaseball #SI #SIwire #raindelay #letthemplay Photo by @hancockphoto for #SportsIllustrated