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The Economic Recovery in Black, White, and Brown

Mechele Dickerson | Posted 09.18.2014 | Politics
Mechele Dickerson

While some households and neighborhoods have recovered from the recession, most black and Latino households and neighborhoods are still waiting to recover.

Here's One Thing Disney Didn't Lie About: Life Is Better Down Where It's Wetter, Under The Sea

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

In Disney's classic, "The Little Mermaid," Princess Ariel sacrificed just about everything to marry the dreamy, land-dwelling Prince Eric, proving to ...

How to Launch a 13-Ton Submarine, Part 1

Craig Musburger | Posted 11.12.2013 | Science
Craig Musburger

When word comes from the deep that the sub is done with its work and is returning to the surface, the LRT divers suit back up and reverse the process -- essentially landing the sub on the barge underwater like a fighter jet hitting the deck of an aircraft carrier.

LOOK: These Macro Coral Photos Are Jaw-Dropping

Posted 09.06.2013 | Green

We knew coral reefs were beautiful, but these macro shots of the aquatic polyps are totally breathtaking. Blastomussa wellsi coral Acanthast...

How America's Universities Reinvent Business By Helping Students Adapt iPods for Underwater Audio Entertainment

Sreedhar Pillai | Posted 08.13.2013 | Business
Sreedhar Pillai

My professors at BYU constantly provided opportunities for me to apply our class work to Underwater Audio.

Preserving Our Underwater World

Andreas Merkl | Posted 08.03.2013 | TED Weekends
Andreas Merkl

Expanding these management practices into the tropics and the arctic regions are the most immediate and pressing challenges. Although we are in a race against time, we may just turn the corner.

WATCH: An Amazing Underwater Dance Routine

Posted 04.24.2013 | Arts

The heartwarming video above features a charmingly simple dance between Irish choreographer David Bolger and his 76-year old mother. In Conor Horgan's...

Andrew Burmon

The Future Of Whale Watching?

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 02.19.2013 | Travel

Graham Hawkes can't quite put words to the feeling. It's like jumping off a cliff, but more peaceful. It is like sinking, but more purposeful. It is l...

President Obama: Home Is Where the Vote Is

Tracy Van Slyke | Posted 10.03.2012 | Business
Tracy Van Slyke

This week, a little known federal bureaucrat basically gave President Obama the middle finger. However, this little known bureaucrat, Federal Housing Finance Agency Acting Director Ed DeMarco, is the biggest obstacle standing in the way of our housing and economic recovery.

WATCH: A First Look At Grattan Seamount

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 05.23.2012 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

Back on board, I worked to research what I had seen. It soon became apparent that the images I had just shot were the first ever taken of Grattan Seamount.

We're Drowning (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post/America Underwater | Posted 03.13.2012 | Money

What does it mean to be an underwater homeowner? "I paid $245,00 and now [my home] is worth $117,000," writes a senior citizen living in Phoenix, ...

WATCH: Aboard National Geographic Explorer

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 04.23.2012 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

That weird mushroom-creature from the Arctic? We still don't know what it is, and we're still working to find out.

Are You Staying Together For the House?

Natalie Pace | Posted 08.29.2011 | Divorce
Natalie Pace

Some couples stay together for love, and others stay together for the kids. But today, with unemployment at 9.1% and real estate prices continuing to...

"We're Destroying the Most Amazing Thing in Our Lives" -- Interview With Polar Photographer Paul Nicklen

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Steven Crandell

2011-03-17-arctic.jpgNicklen's mission is to chronicle Arctic and Antarctic ecosystems threatened by climate change.

Obama Poll Watch -- July, 2010

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

July had some political successes for Obama, but the public once again didn't give him any credit for passing Wall Street reform, or any of the other achievements Obama chalked up.

Shahien Nasiripour

Top Senate Democrat Questions Obama Foreclosure Program's Effectiveness

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The second-ranking Democrat in the Senate expressed concern Thursday over the ultimate effectiveness of the Obama administration's signature foreclosu...

Arthur Delaney

Bank Of America Executive Acknowledges Poor Service In Mortgage Mod Program

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Bank of America on Wednesday announced details of a plan to partially forgive debts of homeowners who owe more than their homes are worth -- and a ban...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Foreclosure-Prevention Plan Lagging, New Data Shows (EXCLUSIVE)

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Only about a third of the homeowners who have successfully completed the trial period of the Obama administration's mortgage modification program have...

Shahien Nasiripour

Housing Woes To Continue, More Losses Coming

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The nation's second-largest bank expects the number of delinquent home loans to skyrocket over the next year, echoing analysts' expectations of a gloo...

Shahien Nasiripour

At Last, One Government Agency Considers Cutting Mortgage Principal For Distressed Homeowners

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

FDIC Chairman Sheila Bair indicated Thursday that she is exploring the idea of reducing the principal on as much as $45 billion in mortgages her agenc...

David Barr's Antarctica: Leopard Seal, Elephant Seal and Penguins (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

David Barr specializes in taking photographs underwater and in Antarctica. From taking photos of dangerous leopard seals underwater to the whole fi...