Late last month, I flew Cathay Pacific from Tokyo to Singapore via Hong Kong. I was surprised by how fantastic my two flights were. The best part was the crew, who were among the best I've ever had on both flights. After arriving atShow More Summary
An explosive volcanic eruption in 2014 resulted in a new addition to the Tonga Islands. Its shifting landscape could help scientists studying Mars.
Tongan volcanic island unofficially named Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai was initially only expected to stay above sea level for a matter of months A new Tongan island formed from the ash of a 2014 volcanic eruption in the South Pacific could exist for decades, according to a study released by Nasa. Show More Summary
The biggest difference between our preparation for the Appalachian Trail vs. the Pacific Crest Trail is the amount of planning. Before the A.T. I had planned out our daily mileage & each of our town visits. Within the first 3 days, our plan went down the drain. Show More Summary
USC Pacific Asia Museum announces its grand reopening with the special exhibition Winds from Fusang: Mexico and China in the Twentieth Century as part of the Getty's Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. In addition to the special exhibition,...Show More Summary
Thousands of firefighters were battling one of the most destructive wildfires in California's history Monday as it crept relentlessly up the Pacific coast and forced new evacuations. As a wildfire near Los Angeles was brought under control, fire crews were being redeployed to battle the Thomas Fire northwest of America's second-largest city. Show More Summary
Marking its fourth Golden State market-share grab within the last year, San Francisco-based real estate giant Pacific Union is acquiring a majority stake in Gibson International, a luxury Los Angeles boutique, effective in the first quarter of...
One of the most destructive fires in California’s history was raging in a sprawling national forest on Monday and creeping up the Pacific coast, forcing new evacuations. As a wildfire near Los Angeles was brought under control, firefighters were being redeployed to battle the Thomas Fire...
One of the most destructive fires in California's history was raging in a sprawling national forest on Monday and creeping up the Pacific coast, forcing new evacuations.
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) In late December 2014, a submarine volcano in the South Pacific Kingdom of Tonga erupted, sending a violent stream of steam, ash and rock into the air. The ash plumes rose as high as 30,000 feet (9 kilometers) into the sky, diverting flights. Show More Summary
A new video by Kyle Jordan featuring some of the Kingswell team and more, in Los Angeles. The post Pacific Tapes appeared first on TransWorld SKATEboarding.
Indigenous tribes from the Pacific Northwest to the Amazon Basin face a similar set of challenges: How to manage their lands, defend against corporate encroachment and document historic and religious sites for future generations. Often...Show More Summary
Moby released two albums within a year of each other with his Void Pacific Choir -- 2016's These Systems Are Failing and this year's More Fast Songs About The Apocalypse -- and he's already following those up with another new full-length called Everything Was Beautiful, And Nothing Hurt that's due out next year. Today, he's…
Nissan’s slow-selling, goofy-looking minivan debuted in the United States market for the 2009 model year and got axed just five years later. You can still buy a new Cube in Japan, but junkyards on this side of the Pacific are getting discarded Cubes in more-than-flukey quantities. Show More Summary
By Ricardo Ibarra Photos by Mike Blair/Boxingprospects.net Closing out what has been an outstanding year for the young Pacific Northwest cruiserweight prospect, Marquice “Tree” Weston (12-1-1, 6 KOs) defeated Ohio’s… Read More » The post Weston shuts out Ancona in Portland appeared first on fightnews.com.
Kris Osborn Security, Asia The US, Japan and South Korea are planning a joint, two-day ballistic missile defense exercise in Pacific waters as a show of resolve and defensive technical competence in light of North Korean attack threats. This...Show More Summary
Union Pacific is using a Big Data technology to ensure that its trains operate safety and efficiently. The system is called Machine Vision. It's one of several high-tech innovations the western freight carrier is undertaking. Someday soon, all our cars will be powered by electricity and drive themselves. Show More Summary
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- Alan Herndon scored 21 points, Hayden Dalton got his second double-double of the season and Wyoming pulled away in the second half for an 86-72 win over Pacific on Saturday. Trailing by two in the first half, Wyoming (7-3) got a 3-pointer from Herndon to spark a 9-1 run that made it 36-30 and put the Cowboys on top for good. Show More Summary
An NBA superstar was among those making a mark in L.A.’s luxury real estate scene in November. Other highwater deals include the sale of a Bel-Air spec mansion with a Motown connection and an ocean-view house in Pacific Palisades. Here’s a larger look. $24 million — Bel-Air On Bellagio Road, the...