On the Svalbard Islands of northern Norway there lies the town of Longyearbyen, the northernmost town in the world with a significant population size (there are a few research bases further north). The former coal mining town is nowShow More Summary
UK solar developer Island Green Power has teamed up with local Australian renewable energy developer Overland Sun Farming to construct three large-scale solar projects in Victoria's north, which together will total 320 megawatts. Three...Show More Summary
Strong winds and stormy seas have helped turn the Shetland Islands in the North Atlantic into a European renewable energy giant, producing more power than it knows what to do with.
Baylor still has a better resume than North Carolina even with the loss to Kansas
Marine Iguana Land Iguana Hybrid Iguana from Breeding of a Male Marine Iguana and Female Land Iguana Video of Marine Iguana Feeding Underwater South Plaza Island, Looking Towards North Plaza Island A Video on the Hybrid IguanaOn DayShow More Summary
Ski endless untouched powder from an artful lodge on the island’s remote upper coast
Kenya is well known for its ?out of Africa? experiences, particularly the bush and beach safaris. Its sandy white beaches rank as some of the best in Africa, particularly those in the North and South Coast of Mombasa. Other well-known beaches can be found further north in Watamu, Malindi and Lamu. Show More Summary
María Algueró-Muñiz, marine biologist at Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI), works at the North Sea Island Helgoland. In summer, she goes out by boat to collect moon jellyfish for her experiments on the impact of ocean acidification, warming and deoxygenation. Show More Summary
The Faeroe Islands' premier says a referendum on a new constitution for the semi-autonomous Danish North Atlantic territory will be held next year on April 25. No text has yet … Click to Continue »
Here's a Loving Island Dispatch From Chris Cote Surfing A lay-day letter to Mom from the North Shore, looking back at the best of the 2017 Volcom Pipe Pro. By Josh T. Saunders on 8 February 2017
Our readers have loved Palawan and Borocay of late, but from a local's perspective, we're missing out on the Calamian Islands just north of Palawan. Hidden for decades behind the shadow of more popular Philippine destinations, the Calamian Islands (or Calamianes) are finally getting their turn in the spotlight. Show More Summary
A North Carolina appeals court says a man cannot be forced to pay almost $5,800 to a pair of Caribbean resort companies because he could not have a lawyer help … Click to Continue »
Two Rhode Island police departments are helping other law enforcement agencies purchase an opioid overdose-reversal drug. The state Health Department says North Providence and East Providence police offered to buy … Click to Continu...
As far north as one would wish to live, the Finnish capital includes more than 300 islands, a bustling harbour, and culture, rich in history. International property buyers have turned to the city and are taking advantage of lucrative rental yields.
The New York Cosmos are moving to Brooklyn after four seasons on Long Island. The team, which relaunched in 2013 as part of the second-tier North American Soccer League, said Thursday it will play... To view the full story, click the title link.
A Chicago woman got “Rexed” up before her wedding, and the groom’s face was priceless. When Elizabeth Rex Hundley married Tom Gardner in Bald Head Island, North Carolina, in November, she wanted to make it unforgettable for him. Spoiler alert: She succeeded. The beautiful bride walked down the aisle in a T. Show More Summary
NEW YORK ? The company behind the first offshore wind farm in North America won approval Wednesday from New York state to build the country’s biggest seaward turbines yet. The Long Island Power Authority, a state-run utility company,...Show More Summary
A cluster of 30–52-km-deep earthquakes, and a 7–10 km step in the Moho beneath western North Island, New Zealand, are both interpreted as manifestations of active delamination of the continental lower crust and mantle lithosphere. These...Show More Summary
East Timor is a small nation occupying the eastern half of the island Timor, which is a few hundred miles north of the Australian mainland. The island was a Portuguese then Indonesian colony until 1999, when they achieved independence. Just over 1 million people live there, and it took their national soccer team until… Read more...
The 14 parcels on the north shore of Kauai initially belonged to Native Hawaiians who were awarded the land during the mid-19th century, when private property was established in the islands.