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The New Oil Landscape

<b>When Susan Connell arrives</b> at the first oil well of the day, she tosses her stylish black-rimmed glasses onto the dashboard of her 18-wheeler, climbs down from the cab, and pulls the zipper on her fire-resistant coveralls up to her neck. It’s early July, about 7 a.m. We’re on the Fort Berthold …

Climate change rattles mental health of Inuit in Labrador

'Grief, mourning, anger, frustration' over environmental changes<p>Researchers studying the mental health and well-being of Inuit populations in coastal …

Top 5 Free Weather Apps For your iPhone

One topic all Canadians talk about is the weather and to have a good conversation you need to know the forecast. To help you stay up to date with the …

3 Rules for Taking Care of Houseplants in Winter

You're going to want to move the pot, stat.<p>During winter months, the growth of most houseplants slows down. Apart from plants that keep growing, it is best to reduce watering until the spring. Let the compost dry out before adding tepid water and drain away the excess so the pot doesn't stand in …

Huge Stork vs. Lungfish | National Geographic

5 Photography Rules Moms Can Ignore - Digital Photography School

en_US<p>article<p>5 Photography Rules Moms Can Ignore - Digital Photography …

Interconnected Spaces: Contemporary Renovation of Residence 1414 in Austin, Texas

A house originally built in 1940’s, in a historical neighbourhood in Austin, Texas, a contemporary renovation by Miró Rivera Architects, to meet the …

Golden Globe Dress Predictions: Celebrity Designer Zuhair Murad Shares His Insight

Designer Zuhair Murad is no stranger to dressing some of the hottest A-listers around. Naturally, with award season in full swing, we were determined …

What Happens to Boobs in a Bikini at Zero Gravity? We're About to Find Out

Thing I never considered or gave much thought to before today: What happens to boobs, especially boobs in bikinis, when suspended in zero gravity?<p>Thanks to the forward-thinking folks over at <i>Sports Illustrated</i>, we may find out this year. According to Page Six sources, the swimsuit edition's veteran …

It’s relatively balmy here in Antarctica. And that’s scary

A few days ago, I left Toronto and travelled to the utmost south, to Antarctica – the coldest, windiest, darkest continent on earth. I flew from Pearson to Ushuaia, the world's southernmost city, then boarded a Norwegian expedition ship, Hurtigruten's MV Fram, which crashed its way through the …

Global Warming

New 'Dark Energy' Mission --The World's Most Powerful Camera to Explore Unsolved Mysteries of the Universe

“We’re looking at this big galaxy map of the universe as a way of finding evidence for dark energy and characterizing its nature with cosmic epoch,” …

2013: Year in Review

Inside Flipboard / December 20, 2013<p>With 2013 about to be inscribed in the history books, we’ve curated several collections to commemorate what went …

The Week in Review: Winter is Coming...No, It's Here

The Week in Review: Winter is Coming…No, It’s Here<p>Inside Flipboard / January 4, 2014<p>The new year is here and so is the snow. Winter Storm Hercules, …

WEBLOG WITH DAILY UPDATES OF THE NEWS ON A HARMONIOUS, SOCIALIST SOCIETY, FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF INTERNET ENTREPRENEUR, NEW MEDIA ADVISOR AND PRINCIPAL OF THE CHINA SPEAKERS BUREAU FONS TUINSTRA

Everyone wants social fame and money. The Internet has made it possible to surface the talent which used to be hidden before. Now, anyone who got to …

China's 'airpocalypse' kills 350,000 to 500,000 each year

Between 350,000 and 500,000 Chinese die prematurely each year because of the country's disastrous air pollution, says China's former health minister<p>The equivalent of the population of Bristol dies each year in China because of lethal air pollution, according to Chen Zhu, who was the country's …

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Desolation of smog: Tackling China's air quality crisis

<b>Officials in China say they are confident green technology will help overcome the country's notoriously polluted air.</b><p>Apocalyptic scenes of dense smog have recently forced major cities including Shanghai and Harbin to virtually shut down.<p>The capital Beijing is among urban areas where pollution …

Pollution

How Xi Can Solve The Tibet Problem

In every political culture — even in ones with a premium on stressing continuity, consensus and unity — at some point, newly appointed leaders will …

CES 2014: Lenovo's Horizon 2 Tabletop PC Is A Media-Sharing Monster

Just when you thought desktops were passe, Lenovo pulls you back in...<p>Just when you thought it was time to give up on desktops, Lenovo has made one worth at least a little notice. With a large 27-inch touch display, Intel Core i7 internals, a battery, and the ability to function as a standard …

Intel Corporation

7 Words That Came About from People Getting Them Wrong

People didn't always say "pea" or "newt." These seven words initially started as other words entirely.<p>1. Pea<p>Originally the word was "pease," and it …

New York Times

Comet ISON Update: Meteor Activity Possible on January 15

Comet ISON is considered dead, but in the latest update a forecaster says that meteor activity from when it was still alive could reach the Earth on …

Rob Ford: We asked city leaders to break their silence. Here’s what they said

Ever since Mayor Rob Ford admitted to smoking crack and drinking and driving, since allegations emerged that he offered drug dealers money and a car …

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