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Climate Change This Week: Killer Crops, No More Fossil Fuel Subsidies, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 06.15.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Sheltering Beautiful Biodiversity, such as this Common Indian Crow Butterfly cater...

Poles Apart - Champagne on ice to Camping on ice in the Space of a Month

Sue Flood | Posted 06.01.2016 | Travel
Sue Flood

My career as a wildlife and travel filmmaker and photographer has taken me to many extreme environments over the last twenty-five years, some inhospitable and potentially dangerous.

Entertainment Tonight's On-Air Correspondent Carly Steel Talks Red Carpet and Super Personal Stuff

Ilana Rapp | Posted 05.25.2016 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

Carly Steel is the on-air correspondent for CBS' Entertainment Tonight. Carly Steel's Twitter & Instagram. Photo by Diana Ragland. Speaking with Carl...

36 Hours in Edinburgh Scotland

David Anthony | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel
David Anthony

Planning to travel around or backpack throughout Europe? Edinburgh, Scotland should definitely be a stop along your route, and here is what you can ex...

Invest in Wind Today to Power our Future

Barry Parkin | Posted 05.11.2016 | Green
Barry Parkin

We are in a race against time. Those were the words of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the recent signing of the historic Paris clima...

Thimblerigger

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 05.11.2016 | Books
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

Flipping through emails, I noticed one from author John Hudspith with an invitation to read his latest literary horror fictional novel, Thimblerigger. Sleep had not been my friend for weeks, so I opened the attachment and began to read figuring I couldn't feel much darker.

Bus Driver Inadvertently Pulls Off The Videobomb Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 05.09.2016 | Weird News

A bus driver in Scotland couldn't have had better timing this weekend if he had tried. While stopping his vehicle in the Gorbals area of Glasgow on S...

7 Mother's Day Trips You'll Actually Want to Go On

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.06.2016 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

This year, step up your game and give mom an epic vacation to remember. Trust us, these trips are guaranteed to make you the golden child for life.

Little Boy Blames Lipstick Scribble On Batman, It's Hard Not To Believe Him

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.19.2016 | Good News

Bad Batman! The Caped Crusader has apparently been committing crime instead of fighting it, by scribbling on a mirror in lipstick. Well, that's accord...

The Barbaric Murder of Asad Shah Will Set a Dangerous Precedent, Muslims Need to Condemn Tanveer Ahmad's Statement to Prevent Further Incidents

Atif Rashid | Posted 04.13.2016 | Religion
Atif Rashid

Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque, Glasgow As the Glasgow community came together in the aftermath of Asad Shah's murder, some elements of the Muslim communi...

David Southworth - On Building a "WORTH"-while Life, Business, and Legacy

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 04.10.2016 | Business
Stacey Alcorn

David Southworth is an entrepreneur, father, and developer who has developed over $2 billion in golf and hospitality projects in his career.

Eurotunes: Instrumental Folk CDs from European Artists

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 04.08.2016 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

Wör. Photo by Tom Abeloos. Used by permission of Wör I'm continuing to write about some of the music I picked up this year at the annual Folk Alli...

Bodybuilder Shares Anorexia Struggle To Urge Others With Eating Disorders To Seek Help

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 04.08.2016 | Good News

A bodybuilder is aiming to lift others up by sharing her path to recovery from an eating disorder. Aroosha Nekonam, a 25-year-old from Aberdeen, Scot...

Climate Change This Week: Big Savings Via Family Planning, Zooming Emissions, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 04.05.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

The Black Holes of Greenland are cryoconites are created when a deposited mass of soot, consisting of glued amalgums created by bacteria, focuses heat absorption, melting deep holes into the ice.

Astoria Characters: The Hypnotist

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 04.05.2016 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Look into my eyes. Craig Mackay, a hypnotist, has brilliant, beautiful blue ones, but you'll never hear him utter this command.

'Green News Report' - March 31, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 03.31.2016 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: State Attorneys General unite to investigate ExxonMobil for climate chang...

The World's First Official 'Jewish Tartan' Unveiled

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.30.2016 | Religion

In case you missed it: The world’s first official “Jewish tartan” is really a thing. Yes, it’s kosher and yes, you can buy it online in many f...

Britain's Woes and England's Fears

Llewellyn King | Posted 03.16.2016 | World
Llewellyn King

Brexit: Boris Johnson (left): "out." David Cameron: "in." England's problem is English: the language it gave to the world. In particular, it's a pr...

Conservation Group Buys Gorgeous Land To Protect World’s Cutest Birds

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 02.26.2016 | Good News

According to Project Puffin -- a puffin conservation group -- the noises the bird can make are limited. When they’re chicks, the let out little “p...

Adorable Dog-Sized Rescue Rabbit Is Looking For New Home

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.08.2016 | Weird News

Atlas isn't your typical bunny. He's only 7 months old but is already as large as a dog, and still has plenty more growing to do. The continental gian...

UK Killer Whales Can't Be Saved

Stephanie Farnsworth | Posted 01.29.2016 | Green
Stephanie Farnsworth

While there have been ongoing discussions for several years now about whether to reintroduce wolves and lynxes into Scotland, little has been done to save currently threatened populations and this is most notably shown by the march to extinction that Scotland's orcas are embarked upon.

Hundreds Of Armor-Clad Scots March The Streets Of Shetland For 'Up Helly Aa' Festival

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 01.26.2016 | World

Scotland's annual Up Helly Aa festival took place in the town of Lerwick on the Shetland Islands on Tuesday, marking the end of the yule season and mi...

Has The Loch Ness Monster's Home Been Discovered?

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.21.2016 | Weird News

Is this the home of the legendary Loch Ness Monster? A boat captain in Scotland claims to have discovered a previously unknown trench at the bottom o...

Highlands and Islands: Recent Recordings of Celtic Music

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 01.20.2016 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

I've written about current bands performing their own arrangements of songs originally recorded by folklorists on field recordings in 1930s Louisiana. It reminded me that I hadn't mentioned a similar project involving field recordings of a Scottish Gaelic singer from Duluth, Minnesota.

The Secrets of Trump's White House

Lev Raphael | Posted 12.09.2016 | Comedy
Lev Raphael

Donald Trump has had a lot of harsh things to say about Mexicans and Muslims, but people don't know much about his own background. He used to claim h...