Glass Eye Pix announced TDC Entertainment’s Shelter Island acquired the DVD and non-theatrical North American rights to the upcoming documentary “American Jesus.” Gravitas Ventures will handle VOD and theatrical distribution for the film. Show More Summary
Scientists worry that the beetle may soon move north into Long Island and Cape Cod. The post Pine Beetles Are Decimating New Jersey’s Pine Barrens As Winters Get Warmer appeared first on ThinkProgress.
E-waste producers, recyclers and policymakers in North America may want to turn their gaze to Taiwan, which in the past two decades has transformed itself into a recycling powerhouse. The island has about 2,000 recycling companies and an industrial recycling rate of about 80 percent, and last year waste firms brought in revenues of 65.8 billion Taiwan […]
In June of 2003, builder Richard Mason was renovating a home on Lindisfarne, the tidal island also known as the Holy Island because of the 7th century monastery founded by Saint Aidan that brought Christianity to the north of England, when he found a funny old jug while hand digging under a drain pipe. He [...]
Located just one island over from Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park on the island of Maui, Haleakala is Hawaii’s second national park. Haleakala is a dormant volcano which reaches over 10,023 ft (3,055 m) above sea level. What makes it more impressive is that the base of the volcano….is at sea level. It is one of [...]
Early in my travels in April 2007, I flew to the Big Island of Hawaii from Los Angeles and visited Volcanoes National Park. I had previously been to Volcanoes in 2006 as part of a geology department trip with the University of Minnesota. Volcanoes is one of the few places on Earth where you can [...]
Guintacan was saved by the very charm that almost destroyed it. The small island lies a few hours sail north west of Cebu, roughly in the centre of the Philippines archipelago.… Continue reading The post Taking typhoon aid to an isolated, resolute island community appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
A dead sperm whale literally exploded after it was pierced by a resident of Denmark's Faroe Islands, in the North Atlantic, and it was all caught on video. Its innards blasting out sideways as if it were an enormous volcano, the footage is as incredible as it is graphic. Show More Summary
by Emma Carmichael Located just 50 miles north of New York City (15 minutes by helicopter) and featuring two houses designed by famed American architect Frank Lloyd Wright, Petra Island truly must be seen to be believed. The island itself is 11 acres in size and is situated on New York's very private Lake Mahopac. Show More Summary
Brad Pitt turns 50 Dec. 18, and Angelina Jolie is shelling out for quite the birthday gift — Petra, an 11-acre heart-shaped island 50 miles to the north of New … READ ON
Located just 50 miles off the U.S. coast, north of New York City, sits Petra, a heart-shaped island that now belongs to Brad Pitt, after Angelina reportedly shelled out £12.2million to buy it for his 50th birthday. Pitt is apparently...Show More Summary
Siemens has been awarded the contract to provide 97 wind turbines for the Gode Wind 1 and Gode Wind 2 projects to be installed off the North Sea island of Juist. The turbines each rate at 6 MW and, upon completion, the two wind farms...Show More Summary
Name: David & Jennifer Clancy’s Glass Studio – Aka Clancy Designs Location: 382 North Road, Jamestown, Rhode Island Size: 600 square feet Years lived in: Worked in since 2004 As you approach David and Jennifer’s studio, a classic early...Show More Summary
An Icelandic entrepreneur says his company may have a novel solution to the world’s water shortages: Transport the North Atlantic island’s abundant supplies in?
Sir Duke is scouring the small islands off the coast of North Carolina.
David Cameron has just landed in Northern Sri Lanka, becoming the first prime minister, the first world leader, to travel to the north of this island, once controlled by the Tamil Tigers. No longer, of course, after the bloody and brutal...Show More Summary
3DS Mario Party entry Island Tour reaches Europe on January 17, Nintendo revealed during today's Direct broadcast. The handheld plumber-palooza is due in North America on November 22. Mario Party: Island Tour stops off in Europe in January originally appeared on Joystiq on Wed, 13 Nov 2013 11:16:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Whaling in the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic has been practiced since about the time of the first Norse settlements on the islands. It is regulated by Faroese authorities but not by the International Whaling Commission as there are disagreements about the Commission's legal competency for small cetaceans. Show More Summary
Walking a lap of the North Pacific island of Nauru would take you three and a half hours. One kilometre inland, you would glimpse the republic’s phosphate mines. Living hundreds… Continue reading The post David Cameron should confront Australia over Nauru asylum detention centre appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
(GENEVA) — Nestle, the world’s biggest food and drink company, says it has sold off its weight management business Jenny Craig in North America, Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands. The Vevey, Switzerland-based company says the business was sold to North Castle Partners, a U.S. Show More Summary