We need to reduce emissions to keep our planet safe for future generations - the science is clear. However, it can be quite hard to get your head around how to do that. Here's a very simple idea from writer and climate campaigner, Bill McKibben: keep fossil fuels in the ground. If we were to burn all the fossil fuel reserves we currently know about, experts forecast the Earth's temperature would warm by more than 2C and have catastrophic effects. Guardian journalists explain the 'keep it in the ground' theory in easy to understand terms.
Spider webspinning visibly altered when given different drugs by Meghana Keshavan via medcitynews
Drugs are whack: The intricate patternings of spider webs are completely morphed when they’re high, or so say two studies – one in 1948 and the other in 1995 – that show the stunning differences you’ll find in a spider’s webs when they’ve had caffeine, LSD, speed and a number of other drugs.
Some of us eat our feelings. The Colombian soccer team? They dance. And they dance like everyone's watching.
After their World Cup-ending defeat last week at the hands of Brazil, the Colombian soccer team had a combination welcome-home/dance party...
Canadian & Australian Prime Ministers Deliver Exact Same Speech (Word For Word)
Uploaded on Oct 7, 2008 In 2003, Stephen Harper and Australian Prime Minister John Howard deliver largely identical speeches urging their nations to join George W. Bush's Coalition of the Willing to go to war with Iraq.