How Winter Riding Gloves Can Save Your Hands From More Than Just the Pavement

Depending on where you’re from and the type of climate you ride in, you probably don’t wear the same motorcycle apparel year-round. Winter riding in particular requires special apparel – including gloves – to keep you warm, dry and safe. While standard motorcycle gloves are designed to enhance your safety by helping you maintain a…

Brace Yourself: Meet The Deep-Sea Anglerfish

In the Monterey Canyon (Also known as the Monterey Submarine Canyon) of California which extends from Monterey Bay out into the Pacific Ocean, lies what many know as the Black Seadevil (Anglerfish) which was seen in Finding Nemo. [yframe url=’https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VqPMP9X-89o#t=107′] Deep-sea anglerfish. Video credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. In the Finding Nemo scene, Nemo and…

Is Yellowstone About To Erupt?

In March 2010, Iceland’s Eyjafjallajoekull volcano erupted. That eruption was such an enormous and petrifying disaster that it shut down all Nothern European flights (except the emergency ones) for day, a stark reminder that the greatest danger of volcanoes isn’t lava, but their ash emissions. Unfortunately, volcanic eruptions can get much worse than that. Introducing…

Ford Saves Enough Water For 1 Billion Showers

Originally published on Green Building Elements By Nicholas Brown. As water scarcity is reported around the world, some large organizations have tried to reduce their environmental footprint by conserving water. In some regions wasting water means someone else will have to do without. To address this growing problem and save some money to boot, Ford Motor…

Is The Pacific Hurricane Season Starting Already?

The Pacific Hurricane Season is supposed to start on May 15. However, a tropical disturbance has already been detected 240 miles southwest of Zihuatanejo, Mexico. Could this signal a hurricane rebound? Last year, there were no major hurricanes. This could be the earliest formation in the eastern Pacific basin since 1949. This tropical disturbance may not…