Andrea Jackson

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"The Beauty of Decay" by Rebecca Louise Law @ Chandran Gallery, SF

Well, it is wedding season, or at least we think it is? Maybe it's not. But whatever, what we want to talk about here is flowers. And by flowers we …

San Francisco

The One-woman Business of Painting The Beautiful Mandala Stones

An Australian artist Elspeth McLean, who currently lives in Canada, creates truly amazing pieces of art that she calls Dotillism. And why so ? …

How Many Nukes Are There In The World?

This interactive chart tracks all the world’s nuclear arsenals over the past 70 years, and finds doomsday isn’t far away.<p>Since 1945, when the United States first dropped nuclear weapons on Japan, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has been tracking nuclear arsenals around the world and slowly …

War

Marine science teacher finds carcass of giant sea creature off California coast http://natpo.st/1fAuxxz

Banksy's Disturbing Stuffed Animals Truck Roams New York

Leave it to Banksy to mix the cute and the cuddly with the totally disturbing. In the 11th work of his <i>Better Out Than In</i> exhibit happening on the streets of New York, the British artist takes over another delivery truck but, this time, there's no enchanting garden or running waterfall. Instead, a …

Art

Red Bull Illume Photo Contest 2013

The top 250 finalists have just been selected in the 3rd edition of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest photo competition. The contest invites photographers to submit images of the world of action and adventure sports in one of 10 categories, including Energy, Illumination, Sequence, and Experimental …

World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia

World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy …

A Texan tragedy: ample oil, no water

Fracking boom sucks away precious water from beneath the ground, leaving cattle dead, farms bone-dry and people thirsty<p>Beverly McGuire saw the warning signs before the town well went dry: sand in the toilet bowl, the sputter of air in the tap, a pump working overtime to no effect. But it still did …