This gorgeous vertical starscape taken near Death Valley by f1p4 is one of many examples of Reddit's landscape astrophotography group. Earthporn meets starporn! Read the rest
Spending 24 hours in the desert for the 200km marathon, the Death Valley plays host to this tough challenge.
This post was originally posted on Unsettle.org It was 1989. The cold was bitter record-breaking. Just days before, a freak snowstorm ravaged the valley. Six people died because of that snowstorm. The cold increased the death toll by another two. Show More Summary
Former Merck vaccine head Adel Mahmoud explains the reasoning for creating a global vaccine development fund.
In 1988 Timothy Wilkinson, a British designer at frog design in Silicon Valley, was tasked with creating a logo for the biggest peripheral maker in the world: Logitech. The company kept Wilkinson’s logo around for almost 30 years. And while it long seemed weird to me, it’s also completely brilliant. Read more...
While Sen. Jim Davis (R-Macon) and Rep. Joe Sam Queen (D-Haywood) were in Waynesville this week mourning the tragic death of Maggie Valley Mayor Ron DeSimone, Rep. Michelle Presnell (R-Yancey) again persuaded House GOP leaders to block a bill that would allow the Town of Waynesville and the Lake Junaluska Assembly to merge in a friendly annexation. Show More Summary
Plenty in Silicon Valley have set their sites on ending death, or at least extending it a bit – including those within the walls of Google. Now AncestryDNA, one part of the largest online family research organization Ancestry.com, has buddied up with Google’s cloistered longevity research company Calico to figure out why some people’s genes help them live longer.… Read More
Gold and silver mining remains suspended at Papua New Guinea's Hidden Valley mine following the death of a worker on Friday. ||| Sydney - Gold and silver mining remains suspended at Papua New Guinea's Hidden Valley mine following the...Show More Summary
Gold miner Newcrest suspends operations at Hidden Valley mine in PNG after fatal injury.
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Utah police are questioning a person of interest in the death of a missing 12-year-old girl whose body was found in an overgrown horse pasture....
Fidenzo Urcino Man critically injured in SLC stabbing Man stabbed to death West Valley City West Valley City police investigating homicide after man stabbed multiple times Police ID stabbing victim, still searching for attacker 2 arrested after deadly weekend stabbing Suspect in fatal WVC stabbing turns himself in, police say; booked into jail on homicide […]
It's a scavenger hunt, food fight and costume contest that takes you from L.A. to Death Valley, with a lot of weird stuff in between. [ more › ]
The “valley of death” is a common term in the startup world, referring to the difficulty of covering the negative cash flow in the early stages of a startup, before their new product or service is bringing in revenue from real customers. Show More Summary
Former Feeding People frontwoman Jessie Jones began singing with Death Valley Girls last year to find her sense of self again. She found it and is ready to release her self-titled solo debut later this month with Fullerton, CA based Burger Records. We premiered the first psychedelic weirdo-pop single off of her upcoming album earlier […]
Finding a cool reprieve from the sweltering heat is a matter of life or death for homeless people in Phoenix. “The Valley of the Sun” recently matched its own heat wave record when temperatures hit 115 degrees during a particularly long sizzling stretch, the Associated Press reported. Show More Summary
I stood on Dante’s Peak in the dead of night, alone except for the stars. They were twinkling like the lights of Los Angeles from 30,000 feet. It was 3 a.m. and the Milky Way was high in the sky and 5,000 feet below me a vast expanse...Show More Summary
(Photo: Vivian Xiaowei Mao/Deep Springs College) Deep Springs College is a liberal arts college deep in the California desert near Death Valley. It’s both a school and a working cattle ranch. Those very few students who are admittedShow More Summary
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When Sarah Kearney was a high school senior in upstate New York, she was a recipient of the 2003 Rochester Business Alliance’s Young Women of Distinction award. During the process she came to know one of the judges, Arunas Chesonis, a telecom entrepreneur who is something of a local celebrity. read more
Over two short seasons, HBO’s Silicon Valley has been the little show that could, taking a fairly small story—no dragons or major character deaths—and wringing lots of character-driven laughs out of it. In this episode of DVR Club, Josh...Show More Summary