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Ascension Island's Stark Volcanic Cones: Getting Really, Truly, Terminally Away From It All on the Looney Front (Part 2)

Mike Arkus | Posted 02.07.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

In the beginning there was little but lowly endemic parsley ferns on the precipitous volcanic cones of Ascension Island, that burnt, parched rock lost in the vastness of the South Atlantic.

Ascension Island, a Burnt Volcanic Cinder in the Vast South Atlantic: Getting Really, Truly, Terminally Away From It All on the Looney Front (Part 1)

Mike Arkus | Posted 01.31.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

A 34-square-mile speck of 44 lava, ash and cinder cones lost in the middle of the South Atlantic, eight degrees south of the Equator, 900 miles from Africa and 1,400 miles from South America, it would be harder to find a more remote get-away than Ascension Island.

German Power Plant Gets A Green Makeover

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 05.13.2013 | Arts

By Nicky Rackard (Read the original story here) Although necessary, power plants are typically an eyesore that don’t attract much positive atten...

Vermont Facts And Trivia For Winter Travelers

iLoveInns | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel

Vermont's versatile virtues and vigorous values are as vast and vital as the valleys. Visionaries, virtuosos, valors and viticulturists voluntarily abide here without vociferous vituperation.

Learning About Binge Eating Disorder

Dr. Susan Albers | Posted 06.05.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Albers

We help women overcome binge eating by understanding how to feed themselves well, the reasons they use food for comfort, and how to make choices in the moment that will short-circuit the binge and emotional overeating cycle.

Green Mountain Conversion

Thomas Worcester | Posted 08.14.2012 | Religion
Thomas Worcester

Are the monks and the sisters but marginal Catholics in these concerns? I dare say that they are not. In recent years Pope Benedict XVI has made some important statements about respect for the environment.