Photographer Jonathan Nimerfroh has been documenting these nearly frozen waves washing ashore on Nantucket island, Masssachusetts, approximately 30 miles south of Cape Cod. One publication, Stay Wild magazine, dubbed the fascinatingShow More Summary
KiChic, an eco-friendly boutique hotel on the beach in the surfer town of Mancora, recently expanded to nine rooms (from $200, breakfast included). When not riding waves, guests may enjoy yoga classes, massages, a vegetarian restaurant and seafood bar. Show More Summary
Polaris Industries is making a lot of waves these days for seemingly scooping up one motorcycle brand after another. As far as getting its name across media outlets are concerned, Polaris is doing one heck of a job. But the company is...Show More Summary
Some of the most heavily fracked parts of the US have experienced an unprecedented wave of earthquakes in recent years even though they’ve long been considered geologically stable. But the oil and gas industry is quick to reject anyShow More Summary
Today's Big Gulp flavor: Sea Salt Who says moving water can't freeze? (via Jonathan Nimerfroh) I don't know how cold it is where you are, but on the beaches of Nantucket are freezing over. Waves of rolling "beach slurpees" became today's...Show More Summary
The violence by and against Nigeria’s Boko Haram sect has had a tremendous impact on non-combatants. Northeastern Nigeria and surrounding countries (Niger, Cameroon, and Chad) have experienced waves of displaced persons. Here is some recent writing on the humanitarian aspect … Continue reading ?
Atlantic pilot installation of 300-kilowatt generators set for 2016
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'Right you 'orrible lot, who wants to be an EMC Certified Implementation Specialist?' EMC is trying to close the skills gap by recruiting the next wave of sales and technical personnel from the armed forces, training steely eyed military leavers for a life on Civvy Street… well, flogging storage.…
This is the video for Sleater-Kinney's new track 'A New Wave', starring the cast of Bob's Burgers. Mostly the Belcher children. Tina is my favorite. She's my favorite, but I identify most with Louise (despite Tina's healthy obsession with butts). Show More Summary
Urban Outfitters has made its fair share of waves in the business world as of late. Urban Outfitters, or more formally, Urban Outfitters, Inc. slates itself as follows. “… an innovative specialty retail company which offers a variety...Show More Summary
Evening Headlin es Bloomberg: Greece Gets Warnings From Creditors Now Comes Hard Part. One phrase echoed from Brussels to Frankfurt and Washington as Greece’s creditors examined and then waved through the country’s new economic policies:...Show More Summary
Jacopo Testa spent 10 days in Southern Chile at Tirua, had fun in the nice wave conditions and enjoyed the relaxed life style.
Appearing between conservative heavyweights Wisconsin governor Scott Walker and Sarah Palin, Bobby Jindal showed he could more than hold his own at CPAC on Thursday evening., slamming the new Republican majority in Congress for not trying...Show More Summary
When Nantucket-based photographer and surfer Jonathan Nimerfroh went to the beach on a frigid 19-degree day last week, he saw something he’d never seen before: slushy, half-frozen waves rolling up to the shore. “I could see the horizon off the water, and it looked really bizarre,” he told The Huffington Post. Show More Summary
Maybe it's because it has such a hard-to-pin-down definition, but "gentrification" certainly gets just about everyone riled up. Is it rich white people moving into a neighborhood and displacing the people who made it what it is? Is it...
Considering the insane cold wave we’ve been passing through recently over here in North America, I wouldn’t recommend wearing it outside for more than 5 minutes though. Costume, Model, and Photography by It’S Raining Neon. Be sure to...Show More Summary
Tel Aviv trio Garden City Movement first made waves back in March 2014 with their haunting video for “Move On” (watch it below). By splicing together frames from the past and present, the two starring Israeli actresses beautifully depict the first flush of love and the brutal comedown in desertion. Show More Summary
Black feminist sci-fi self-care. A smidge past a half-decade and a couple iterations back, you may recall that there was a group of acts dubiously lumped together as the "third wave" of Seattle hiphop. I remember the knowing half-joke...Show More Summary