The Ocean Is Green

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This Is What Happens When Joy Division Meets Ballet

Dance, dance, dance, dance, dance to the orchestra.<p><i>Screencap via</i><p>Sorry, Tchaikovsky, but <i>Swan Lake</i> is best enjoyed with "Transmission" playing.<p>We always knew that Ian Curtis' darkness could easily be translated into a painful and sexy elegance, but surely no one could have imagined the masterpiece …

Swan Lake

Storytime Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty, Canberra

Tiny dancers: New York children audition at ballet academy – in pictures<p>Read more<p>The Australian Ballet’s Storytime ballet series has been designed for children aged three years and over. The first is the much loved Sleeping Beauty, and will see company dancers perform the interactive show.<p>The …

Dancing

Stunning underwater photos of some of the world’s most fragile sea creatures

By Kenneth Dickerman<p>Kenneth Dickerman<p>Photo editor<p>Email Bio<p>Alexander Semenov is a man of many talents and ambitions. He is the head of the divers’ team at Moscow State University’s White Sea Biological Station. But beyond that, he is a marine biologist, explorer and underwater photographer. Semenov …

Lake Erie

Where to See the Biggest Whales In the World

We’re captivated by whales' intelligence, social dynamics, and powerful presence. And now, thanks to a growing trend in specialized marine encounters, our interactions with the ocean’s leviathans are no longer confined to HD screens. So strap on your GoPro and snorkel, muster up some courage, and …

Whales

Fracking earthquake: Scientists confirm biggest hydraulic fracturing tremor yet in British Columbia

Researchers have identified the largest earthquake to date linked to fracking: a magnitude 4.6 tremor in northern British Columbia. It occurred in …

Watch an Explosive Eruption Boil a Hawaiian Lava Lake

A rockslide triggered fireworks at Kilauea's summit, at the top of the most active volcano in Hawaii.<p>Dramatic video provides a new look inside a highly active Hawaiian volcano. On Friday morning, a rockfall on the east rim of the summit vent in Kilauea Volcano's Halemaumau Crater set off a small …

Doing the math

The NDP government has literally poured tens of billions of dollars into Manitoba’s public education since it took office in the fall of 1999.<p>The …

7 Math Manipulatives for your Digital Toolkit

Happy New Year… seven FREE math apps for your digital toolkit!! <i><br>Geoboard</i> by The Math Learning Center (a nonprofit organization dedicated to K – 12 …

Brutal Bolshoi: inside the troubled world of Russia’s legendary ballet

Film lifts the curtain on infighting at the institution after an acid attack on its artistic director. The Calvert Journal reports<p>What do the Bolshoi and the Kalashnikov have in common? According to a new documentary exploring the aftermath of an acid attack at the legendary ballet company in 2013, …

Time Out

Silent Disco at the SEA LIFE London Aquarium<p>Saturday 22 December, 7:45 PM<p>Sea Life London Aquarium, Westminster<p>£29<p>Get Tickets £29<p>Nightlife<p>Time Out …

England

alexander yakovlev bathes ballet bodies in exploding flour dust

<b>alexander yakovlev bathes ballet bodies in exploding flour dust</b><br>all images © alexander yakovlev<p><b>echoing the portraits by belgian artist jeffrey</b> …

ST Math dramatically improves math performance | The Network | The Network

My favorite thing about ST Math is I love math. That’s my favorite. And when I grow up I want to be a mathematic girl. It’s like a video game and you’re learning at the same time.<p>ST Math is a K through 12 software program that teaches math without words. Students work through these puzzles, but …

Powerball Math: $1.3 Billion Divided By 300 Million Is Actually $4.33

There’s a lottery meme on Facebook claiming that if we just divided the current Powerball jackpot evenly, every American would get $4.3 million. But …

Powerball