AUSTIN, Texas — A live conversation with two astronauts cruising 250 miles above the Earth at 17,500 miles per hour is the very definition of a high-wire act, but NASA, Skype and the SXSW organizers pulled it off on Saturday. NASA Mission...Show More Summary
Saving the environment deserves a dick joke. Just because saving the environment is serious business doesn't mean your sustainability campaign has to be dour. For Earth Hour, a global event organized by the World Wildlife Fund that encourages...Show More Summary
Felix Baumgartner, the Austrian who jumped to Earth from the edge of space in October 2012, is starting a new career as a race driver for Audi. He plans first to get a racing license, then kick things off in the Nurburgring 24 Hours, a grueling race on the world's scariest race track. Show More Summary
Pentagram, WWF and environmental charity Do the Green Thing have launched a poster campaign to promote Earth Hour on March 29.
Newly discovered asteroid will pass closer than the moon, at a speed of 33,000 miles per hour
Crowdonomic, a Singapore-based crowdfunding platform, has partnered with non-profit Earth Hour to help fund tech-based environmental projects. Read More
How would you spend your final hours? Opening this June via Roadshow Films, here’s an insane new trailer for the apocalyptic thriller These Final Hours from Celluloid Nightmares. Zak Hilditch’s feature debut explores the question “What would you do on the last day on Earth?”... Read More
WWF and Sony Pictures Entertainment have joined forces to make Spider-Man the first superhero ambassador for Earth Hour. The global grassroots movement organized every year by WWF since 2007 recruited Marvel's popular hero to "inspire individuals to use their
You probably didn’t even think twice. Your newborn child had only been on this earth for 5 hours, yet they were in grave danger. The hookers and heroin addicts were getting closer and you could sense them.
An 885-foot-long asteroid will speed by the Earth tonight at 27,000 miles per hour tonight, but what's the tie-in with the Winter Olympics? Well, it was "almost exactly" a year ago when another chunk of space rock actually exploded in the sky over Russia—and that's where Sochi is, in Russia! Read more...
From Mother Nature Network's Michael d'Estries: From Miranda Kerr to Leona Lewis, celebrity ambassadors have always been a big part of Earth Hour's campaign to get people involved. This year, however, the organizers at the World Wildlife...Show More Summary
It’s lights out on March 29th at 8:30pm, and Spider-Man is making sure of it! The superhero is the first superhero ambassador for Earth Hour, a global initiative organized by Read More The post Spider-Man Becomes New Earth Hour Ambassador appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Earth Hour is best known for its annual energy conservation ‘Lights Out’ campaign but it does so much more than that – it’s a global force involved in work to preserve nature worldwide. And now, Earth Hour has named Spider-Man its first superhero ambassador – with a message to ‘inspire individuals to use their power […]
Spider-Man is the first superhero ambassador for Earth Hour, with a message to inspire individuals to become superheroes for the planet. [...]
WWF and Sony Pictures Entertainment announced today that Spider-Man will become the first super hero ambassador for Earth Hour. Here's the full announcement and videos: In a first of its kind partnership, Spider-Man will be the first...Show More Summary
Ah, Youtube. Where more than 1 billion unique users visit each month and over 6 billion hours of video are watched each month on YouTube—that’s almost an hour for every person on Earth. Chances are you have an account but since theyShow More Summary
The BAE Systems Taranis took $303 million and 1.5 million hours to develop, uses stealth technology to hide from the enemy and can be controlled via satellite link from anywhere on Earth. It just passed its tests in Australia. Read more...
An hour southwest of St. Louis, tucked away behind a tree line off Route EE, is the Pea Ridge Mine, once a place where workers pulled iron out of the ground. You could almost miss it driving by, but this seemingly unremarkable placeShow More Summary
On Jan. 27, two Russian Cosmonauts undertook a six hour spacewalk in order to install two new British-manufactured Earth imaging cameras to the Russian segment of the ISS. The initiative, announced in 2011, will allow anyone with anShow More Summary
Sunspot AR 1967 near the southeastern limb of the sun is producing M-Class solar flares about every two hours. Lockheed Martin Solar and Astrophysics Lab researchers Sam Freeland created a 12.5 interest compressed movie of the extremely active region of the sun. Show More Summary