SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Pat Pattison The wind is cutting icy cold across my face as I drive my convertible down the mountain road. My “wife,” who I only met today, is in the passenger seat, pointing out the scenery. A man in the back seat is holding some cords and another is almost hanging out of the car, making it hard for me to steer. Show More Summary
Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson went toe-to-toe for four hours Saturday in the British Open, trading pivotal par saves and four lead changes in the cold wind and occasional rain at Royal Troon.
Rooftops are tough place for plants: they're vulnerable to intense heat, cold, wind and drought, plus they can’t support a lot of weight, so the plants need to grow in just a few inches of soil (actually, ultra-lightweight soilless growing mediums are typically used). Show More Summary
From sun to wind to freezing cold, our faces are exposed to the most extreme of elements on a daily basis. To safeguard against this brutal treatment, our bodies developed a powerful first line of defense. We call it our skin's "barrier." This...Show More Summary
What will “The Winds of Winter” bring? Sunday marks “Game of Thrones’s” season finale, and there’s a lot left to wrap up and set up in the 69-minute episode. Here’s a few bold — and cold — predictions of what could go down.
Look, Nicholas Winding Refn is either your brand of vodka, or he’s not. Drive is usually considered his name-maker, but its stylized violence and narrative coldness yielded plenty of detractors – many of whom got to sneer a “toldja so” when his next film, 2013’s Only God Forgives, was rebuffed by audiences and (most) critics […]
Cold, hard butter from the fridge is really hard to spread on bread. You wind up tearing the bread and depositing the butter unevenly. Life’s rough, right?
Sounds like: Syre, Manila Killa, FlyBoy Song: Color K - With What's so good? Color K's debut original "With" is the perfect record to be paired with a cold beverage on a summer day. The vocal chops that wind into a semi-broken houseShow More Summary
The cold wind of intolerance, authoritarianism, and nationalism is blowing across America and Europe. The unexpected rise of Trump as the presumptive Republican nominee in the United States and the recent political stirrings in Europe are oddly built of the same cloth. Show More Summary
It is spring here in northern Utah. What that usually means periods of rain, cold, wind, hail, with the occasional jump up to 95 degrees. The last couple of weeks […]
Photo by Baldur Kristjans In Iceland, nature is something to be feared and respected. The whole country blows hot and cold: thirty active volcanoes bubble and steam while Arctic winds can send temperatures plummeting to as low as -30C in the north. Show More Summary
One week on the PCT brings me to Warner Springs, CA (mile 109). The experience so far has been exhilarating to say the least. Each day has brought a new challenge; intense heat, freezing cold, rain, relentless wind and lack of water. But with all the challenges came some amazing moments on the trail. Day......
One of the funniest ad campaigns of 2015—Australia's "The Boys" campaign for Bonds underwear, starring a pair of chatty testicles—returns in a big way for 2016 with a seven-story-high weather billboard in downtown Melbourne in which the lads react in real time to cold, warmth and wind. read more
Sunday, April 17th... watching two humpback whales slowly coming up island not far from shore, with no bite of coldness in the air, no wind, and feeling the warmth of the sun coming up over the ridge, was a great way to start the day......following...Show More Summary
Mycobates sarekensis, from Siepel & Dimmers (2010). The Arctic tundra is not an inviting place. Cold winds sweep through a forebidding landscape, unhindered by forest. In places, patches of bare rock can be seen, with no vegetation able to retain a foothold other than hardy lichens. Show More Summary
Cute Spring jackets are a must in everyone’s closet. Why? Well, because no matter what year it is, or how warm the weather pattern has been, it will always be cold on Memorial Day, right? 1. Vegan Leather Jacket Leather wearers shouldn’t have all the fun — vegan gals want […] The post 5 Cute Spring Jackets for When the Wind Blows: Friday Finds appeared first on EcoSalon.
The Spring of 2016 continues to be highly volatile with hot, cold, snow/ice, and wind alternating, sometimes on the same day. The wet/heavy snow combined with 40mph winds caused one of our large poplars to fall. Although I do most of the forestry work at Unity Farm, I draw the line at activities that are likely to kill me. Show More Summary
Winter and spring traded places at road races over the past few months.
Being exposed to the elements as they are, motorcycle riders face the prospect of sweating through hot days under their leathers, or shivering as frigid winds blow through them on cold ones. There are some heating and cooling options...Show More Summary