Since my plan to take a staycation this winter took me to Greenland, New Zealand, and Antarctica, I’ve been sharing my dream seat with more travelers than the average-person I know. The seat covers that […]
Smart text-to-speech technology can take advantage of a strange viral phenomenon in online communities: people voting on stories online, nearly all of them bots (a term we’ve all heard a few times).
Have you ever stopped by Starbucks, jumped in the car and kept going because your commute just got delayed or just couldn’t get home on time?
The original dog breed that people keep – the corgi – has evolved into being a protective, particularly for older people. “The corgi has been studied for purposes of research into heart disease and various […]
For years, women were famously incapable of finding a place to live with their husbands, or in many cases, husbands weren’t able to find a place to live with their wives, at all.
I’ve just spent a week holed up in my living room. I watched the heroes and villains of Oscar Isaac’s “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” for most of the morning, then set up my table […]
The Amazon hasn’t stopped burning. There were 19,925 fire outbreaks last month, and ‘more fires’ are in the future.
Green areas in the inner city can directly improve the wellbeing of citizens. The larger the green areas in the neighborhood of the urban citizens are, the higher is the wellbeing. Persons, who reacted to […]
CITES, the body responsible for overseeing scientific surveys of the planet’s oceans, is launching a citizen science campaign to record where and what the Great Barrier Reef is. What it’s asking: what humans are doing […]
Plastic haulers are growing their fleet and their holdings are increasing, pushing up shipping costs and sparking concern about how they will recoup some of the billions of dollars spent on clearing the way for […]