Land used for palm oil production could be nearly doubled without expanding into protected or high-biodiversity forests, according to a new study published in the journal Global Environmental Change. The study is the first to map land...Show More Summary
Palme Thursday is A.A. Dowd’s monthly examination of a winner of the Palme D’Or, determining how well the film has held up and whether it deserved the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival. Taste Of Cherry (1997) and The Eel (1997) Abbas Kiarostami made difficult films. Show More Summary
Reza and Adam's relationship woes were front and center on Shahs of Sunset Season 5 Episode 13, with the couple's future at stake. Would a trip to Palm Springs help - or hurt - their cause? Watch Shahs of Sunset Season 5 Episode 13 Online Or,...Show More Summary
(AP) — Palm Beach County voters have been assigned to polling stations in about 80 Christian churches and five synagogues or Jewish centers this year, along with schools, government buildings and other locations. [...] last week, a single...Show More Summary
While many travelers heading east on the 10 freeway will never venture past the luxury pools of Palm Springs or the music festivals of Indio, those who stay the course for an extra 60 miles will be rewarded with a dusty, robust adventure deep in the heart of the desert...
Looking for a new pet? If so, consider the Agile Wallaby or the Asian Palm Civet. Responding to the growing trend in keeping exotic animals as pets a team of researchers has developed a methodology to assess the suitability of mammals to be kept domestically. The top five animals were: the Sika Deer, Agile Wallaby, Tamar Wallaby, Llama, and Asian Palm Civet.
Call it karma, fate or just a really satisfying bit of irony: one of America's most vociferous opponents to climate change is experiencing some of the worst of its effects. Donald Trump's favorite property in Palm Beach Florida is being swallowed by the rising ocean, and fast. Show More Summary
I'm not sure what it was about PalmOS that was so awesome, but in a time before WiFi or cellular data it seemed like I lived on my PalmPilot. Hell, I feel like you could make a strong argument on the Palm V being one of the best PDA's ever made. I had my calendar,
Acclaimed (and, by various facets of Iranian government throughout the years, often reviled) Palme d’Or winning Iranian screenwriter/director, Abbas Kiarostami, died at 76 of gastrointestinal cancer on Monday, July 4. The director’sShow More Summary
Acclaimed Iranian film-maker Abbas Kiarostami has died at the age of 76 in France, Iranian media reported on Monday. Kiarostami, who won the coveted Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in 1997 for "Taste of Cherry", left Tehran last...Show More Summary
Abbas Kiarostami, the Iranian writer-director whose “Taste of Cherry” won the Palme d’Or at the Cannes International Film Festival in 1997, died Monday in Paris at 76, according to the Associated Press. Born in Tehran in 1940, Kiarostami studied painting at the University of Tehran before working...
During Palm Springs' heyday in the 1950s and '60s, odds were likely that you'd pass by or walk into a restaurant, hotel or country club designed by architect William F. Cody. Unfortunately many of Cody's Midcentury Modern designs have gone the way of the wrecking ball. That includes his quirky...
Did Donald Trump use a secret phone console to listen in on guest and employee calls at his Mar-A-Lago resort? Probably! Via Buzzfeed: At Mar-a-Lago, the Palm Beach resort he runs as a club for paying guests and celebrities, Donald Trump had a telephone console installed in his bedroom that acted like a switchboard, connecting […]
Going to Dubai is like a scene of out of Coming to America: Taxi: Do you want to go to Queens? Rich fellows should be in Manhattan. Stay at the Waldorf or the Palace. Me: Take us to the most common part. The post Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah: Pass On It appeared first on The Points Of Life.
One thing that always stands out on any visit to the Palm Beaches is the relaxing lifestyle. Imagine whiling away the day on a beach, sipping a Mojito and gazing across the ocean at a local bar, or delving into the famed shopping boulevards. Show More Summary
We all know fear - or at least the feeling of fear that shows up as a racing heart, tightness in the belly, sweaty palms or swirling thoughts. We avoid the situation or lash out in anger, expressions of the fight or flight response that evolved to help us survive real and imminent danger. Show More Summary
Have you ever felt that? Your heart beating fast; your palms sweat or feel clammy; you even feel a little bit... The post Tips #1: Ease Nervousness With Little Tricks appeared first on Lifehack.
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The onetime Palm Springs estate of actor Kirk Douglas and his wife, Anne, has fetched a tidy sum, selling for $3.5 million or $50,000 more than the asking price. The buyers are the owners of Roots Canada, a Toronto-based activewear and lifestyle brand founded by Michael Budman and Don Green. Sitting...
One month after venerable British director Ken Loach triumphed at Cannes Film Festival with his latest movie, I, Daniel Blake, the movie’s first trailer has been released to the public. The moving film about austerity and the British welfare system earned Loach his second Palme d’Or victory at the festival in May. Show More Summary