Sunday, December 16 2018

Life

Used Cars: Very Safe, Except for One Thing…

March 27, 2017 - Can a used car be marketed as “safe” or “certified” even if it has defective air bags, a faulty ignition...

Celebrating a decade of Earth Hour for a future of climate action on March...

SINGAPORE/GLAND, March 10, 2017 - Ten years after the world’s first Earth Hour in Sydney put climate change in the spotlight, WWF’s landmark movement...

Rising Appalachia Releases Music Video, Honors World Water Day

March 22, 2017 - The Atlanta-born, Appalachian-bred, New Orleans-seasoned soulful Folk/World troubadours Rising Appalachia released their latest music video today in honor of World...

Loss of spouse or partner to suicide linked to physical, mental disorders

March 20, 2017 - People who lose a partner to suicide are at higher risk for a number of mental and physical disorders, including...

What’s the Best Way to Cook Pasta? (video)

WASHINGTON, March 21, 2017 — Pasta noodles contain only three ingredients: eggs, water and flour. But how can you achieve a tasty result every...

Documentary: Water & Power: A California Heist (TRAILER)

March 15, 2017 - This may be one of the most important stories about the Delta, even though the Delta is never really discussed....

Conducting the Milgram experiment, psychologists show people still willing to harm others to obey...

March 14, 2017 - The title is direct, "Would you deliver an electric shock in 2015?" and the answer, according to the results of...

Cast of Amazon Series ‘Transparent’ Releases PSA Urging Support for Gavin Grimm (VIDEO)

NEW YORK, March 9, 2017 — The cast and crew of the award-winning Amazon series “Transparent” today released a Public Service Announcement urging support...

Does snow really provides my drinking water?

March 2, 2017 - When snow arrives in the mountains, winter sports enthusiasts get excited. And, farmers “down country” get excited, too, but not...

Watching birds near your home is good for your mental health

Feb. 27, 2017 - People living in neighbourhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and stress,...

USGS: Just how early is spring arriving in your neighborhood? Find out …

Feb. 27, 2017 - Get your flip-flops and shorts out because spring is arriving very early this year . . . at least 2-3...

The truth about catnip (video)

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2017 — Catnip is notorious for its euphoric effects on our feline companions. What is it about catnip that makes cats...

Two-thirds of Americans stressed about future of our nation, including majority of Democrats and...

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2017 —Two-thirds of Americans say they are stressed about the future of our nation, including a majority of both Democrats and...

Full, Uncut 84 Lumber Super Bowl Commercial – The entire journey (VIDEO)

February 8, 2017 - The full, uncut 84 Lumber Super Bowl promotional film. See a mother and daughter’s symbolic migrant journey towards becoming legal...

What Should Anti-Trump Protesters Do Next? The ‘Handbook’ for Getting Results

February 3, 2017 - Millions of protesters have marched in cities around the country and world since President Trump took office, and many more...

Celebrate Punxsutawney Phil

February 2, 2017 - Groundhog Day is today, Feb 2nd, 2017. In the little town of Punxsutawney, PA, at a place called Gobbler’s Knob,...

Kids! Get in Touch with Nature Through the Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest

Feb. 2, 2017 - Protecting nature is critical to keeping our planet thriving for future generations. What better way to do that than by...

Video: All That We Share

January 31, 2017 - We live in a time where we quickly put people in boxes. Maybe we have more in common than what...

Hazard a Guess? How much do landslides cost the nation per year? — USGS...

January 31, 2017 - On average, how much are landslides estimated to cost the nation per year?  $38 million  $1 billion  $3.5 billion To see...

Number of Female Oscar Nominees for Behind-the-Scenes Roles Drops

WASHINGTON, D.C. Jan. 29, 2017— Women represent only 20 percent of the non-acting categories in the 89th annual Academy Award nominations, according to a...