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Scientists Have Found Signs of an Ancient Hidden Sea Off The Philippine Coast

Whoa.<p>Geologists have discovered remnants of a long-lost sea that once ran between today’s Pacific and Indo-Australian oceans, spanning more than 15 …

How Long Would It Take You To Fall Through Earth?

Just like when you were a kid and you were digging on the beach, imagine if there was a tunnel directly through Earth. If you jumped in, how long …

How a 'weather bomb' shook the Earth – and why that's not an earthquake

The Earth beneath your feet is “humming” all the time. Typically these vibrations are too faint and low-frequency for your ears to hear. But they can …

Geology

Images of Change: Pine Island Glacier calving, Antarctica

Our Images of Change gallery features images of different locations on planet Earth, showing change over time periods ranging from centuries to days. …

Life on Earth may have arrived very early on the cosmic timeline

At this moment, two Voyager probes are speeding out into the unknown each carrying a "golden record" with information about our planet, our many …

Is Earth being contacted by ALIENS? Mystery radio signals coming from a sun-like star baffle scientists

• <b>The signals seem to be coming from a sun-like star known as HD 164595</b>• <b><br>The star is 95 light years away and may have undiscovered planets in</b> …

Will Low-Income Folks Be Hit Harder By Global Warming in the Pacific Northwest?

<i>It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so.</i><br>--Mark …

Climate Change

California has urged President Obama and Congress to tax carbon pollution

The California state government passed AJR 43, urging the national government to pass a revenue-neutral carbon tax<p>Last week, the California state senate passed Assembly Joint Resolution 43, urging the federal government to pass a revenue-neutral carbon tax:<p><i>WHEREAS, A national carbon tax would make</i> …

Climate

More electric cars, more solar power expected as state struggles to reach tough new climate standards

California is already a world leader in developing environmental policies that address climate change.<p>But under a landmark bill sent to Gov. Jerry …

Everyday horror of climate change

At last, a consequence of climate change horrifying enough to shock anyone into action. Eight dollar flat whites!<p>I was unpleasantly surprised to read …

The Anthropocene is here: scientists

The human impact on Earth's chemistry and climate has cut short the 11,700-year-old geological epoch known as the Holocene and ushered in a new one, …

The Global Coffee Shortage Is Already a Huge Headache

Hope you’re ready to face the day with nothing but your own unsharpened wits about you. Soon, they will be all you have left.<p>A new report from …

Amazon forests: Biodiversity can help mitigate climate risks - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

“Plant trait diversity may enable the Amazon forests, the world’s greatest and maybe most fascinating tropical ecosystem, to adjust to some level of …

The road to depopulation: climate change activists suggest carbon tax on newborns

When the lie becomes big enough — and sufficient amounts of big money are there to support it — a whole lot of folks get big careers from pushing …

The History of The Science Behind Climate Change

Westport, CT - infoZine - E/The Environmental Magazine - The Earth’s climate is continually changing. Since the planet was born some 4.5 billion …

California is about to find out what a truly radical climate policy looks like

California has long prided itself on being a world leader on climate change — and with good reason.<p>Within the United States, California is No. 1 (by far) in solar power and No. 3 in wind power. It boasts the third-lowest carbon dioxide emissions per capita behind New York and Vermont. Since 2000, …

The Toughest Question in Climate Change: Who Gets Saved?

The federal government has no good way to decide which coastal towns ought to be relocated.<p>Last fall, two towns at opposite ends of the country entered a new kind of contest run by the federal government. At stake was their survival: Each is being consumed by the rising ocean, and winning money …

Climate

7 Ways to Talk About Climate Change With Anyone (Yes, Even Republicans!)

By focusing on preparedness, we can fully engage Americans — <i>all</i> Americans — in crafting solutions to the greatest challenge of our time.<p><b>By Cara …

This $3.6 million La Jolla home features a roof reminiscent of a blooming lotus flower

While many $3.6 million homes exude a unique brand of extravagance and luxury, a house located a short drive north from downtown San Diego has …

La Jolla

A house designed for an elderly couple

The homes designed for elderly are nothing like those regular houses. Such spaces take into account factors like no unevenness in the living area, …

Interior Design

8 small houses with breathtaking balconies to get inspired by

There are a lot large homes with small balconies or terraces, but there are many home designers who don't believe in the importance of the exterior …

Starship-like Utsikten viewpoint juts out into Norway’s breathtaking alpine landscape

Spectacular views are par for the course on Norway’s snow-capped Gaular Mountain. Enjoying those vistas is now even easier thanks to the recent …

What the new Volunteer Park Amphitheater could look like

One of the four concepts ready for feedback (Images: Ora Architects)<p>Replacing the no-frills brick-and-concrete <b>Volunteer Park</b> <b>Amphitheater</b> has been …

Jane Thompson, 89, award-winning designer, urban planner

Jane Thompson called herself an “architect without portfolio” — a nod to her lack of formal training in the profession. Yet as a designer and urban …

The blue house from Mumbai

Today, we are in Mumbai, the Mecca of Indian film industry. Amidst the bustle of countless city dwellers who are dreaming and trying to make it big …

A Cozy Cottage Perfect for The Suburbs

We are in the Polish town of Myslenice today, and this abode called Project Domu has caught our attention with its cottage-like exterior and charming …

World Architecture Community

<b>MOMOM is a new shop and restaurant which flows in the interior with its curvaceous energetic patterns -mixed with the colours of milk and forest</b> …

Italy