Humans to Asteroids: Watch Out!
How to keep near-Earth objects from hitting us.
An hour of darkness: EARTH HOUR 2015 kicks off around the.
This year some 7000 cities in 27 different time zones will be flicking off their lights in observation of the ninth annual Earth Hour, in an effort to raise climate change awareness and spread the message���
Earth Hour on Saturday will bring symbolic lights out for.
In a symbolic gesture to bring more attention to climate change, cities around the world will hold an hour of ���lights out��� Saturday night.Organizers say 7000 cities in 162 countries are joining in ���Earth Hour��� and turning off lights��.
Observing EARTH HOUR 2015 �� CBS St. Louis
CHICAGO (IRN) - Several Illinois and Missouri cities and landmarks will be observing Earth Hour on Saturday night, March 28th. Its an hour of turning out the lights, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., to show support for efforts to stop��.
Lights out in Australia as Earth Hour kicks off - Business.
AFP Peter ParksFireworks go off at the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House to signal the start of Earth Hour. Sydney (AFP) - The Sydney Harbour Bridge and the sails on the nearby Opera House went dark Saturday, as��.
SaskPower shares 10 tips to save energy this Earth Hour
Earth Hour is taking place tonight from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. local time all around the world. In honour of this environmentally friendly occasion, CBC Radios Blue Sky decided to compile a list of top energy-saving tips. Blue Sky spoke with Janson.
Photo Gallery: Earth Hour 2015
The colonial aqueduct Arcos da Lapa is pictured during Earth Hour in Rio de Janeiro, March 28, 2015. Lights go off around the world at 8.30 p.m. local time in a show of support for renewable energy during Earth Hour, an event organised since 2007 to .
How to Illustrate the Most Surreal Country on Earth
Being a design director is not just about luxury cars, slim-fitting black suits, modern eyeglass frames, exotic vacations and multiple homes. Sometimes we actually have to execute. Below are seven (there were several more) options for this weeks cover of Libyas ousted leader, Col. Muammar Qaddafi.. Below are seven (there were several more) options for this weeks cover of Libyas ousted leader, Col. Muammar Gaddafi. After many attempts and lots of group dialogue, we decided to use the photograph of a bullet-riddled mural photographed by Jehad Nga.
‘Empire,’ the Meteor That Never Fell to Earth
With its mix of family rivalry and skulduggery, Foxs hip-hop prime-time soap opera racked up ratings that kept growing, surprising its producers and Fox executives.. Fox will air season finale of series Empire, hip-hop drama that unexpectedly turned into smash hit of winter.
St. Paul landmarks will dim lights for EARTH HOUR - Pioneer.
From the state Capitol to Bremer Tower, 23 prominent St. Paul landmarks will dim their lights this weekend for Earth Hour, and the city is asking residents to join them. The annual Earth Hour lights-out (or lights-low) event��.
Glow in the dark: Join EARTH HOUR 2015 - Rappler
MANILA, Philippines ��� To observe the annual Earth Hour, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)-Philippines will hold a Zumba Party for participants of the switch-off event in the Philippines. (READ: Glow-in-the-dark Zumba��.
She Walks in Beauty; HOUR OF NIGHTFALL. By Myron Brinig. 274 pp. New York: Rinehart & Co. $2.75.
MR. BRINIGS entertaining new novel is another of his skillful arrangements of people, pulse and problems. Its portrait of the beautiful Helen Hemple Albertson, who almost too late discovers that a touch of grey matter is infinitely more to be concerned about than a touch of grey hair, should send a shock of recognition through the more sensitive representatives of middle-aged feminine vanity.. Brinig, M: Hour of Nightfall
NASA CO2 Animation Recalls 1859 Account of the Global Flow of this Gas
. A new NASA visualization and an 1859 account by America’s first oceanographer make the same point about carbon dioxide.
Rovio Takes EARTH HOUR Seriously Too | Ubergizmo
I am quite sure that most of us would have heard of Earth Hour by now, and the efforts that some companies such as Verizon go through to make a.
Finland to join Earth Hour commemorations | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi
The global environmental NGO WWF is calling on residents of Finland to turn off lights and social media channels Saturday evening in commemoration of Earth Hour.
5 towns that are running away with EARTH HOUR
While the event does its share to thrust conservationism into the spotlight, there are plenty of places that keep the spirit of Earth Hour alive all year long. Here are five of them. 5. Barcelona, Spain: Smog-eating concrete. Spanish architects have.
Earth Hour ��� Celebrate the Warmth | Watts Up With That?
Saturday 28th March is ���Earth Hour��� - a time to sit in the dark and appreciate the benefits of our cheap reliable hydrocarbon-energy. [Like these candles, for example, from the WWF sponsored Earth Hour home page - Anthony]��.
EARTH DUST TAIL IS TRACED IN SKY; Soviet Astronomer Believes Cometlike Appurtenance Almost Reaches Moon AKIN TO ZODIACAL LIGHT Scientist Hopes That Space Research Will Clarify Perplexing Findings Appears as a Pyramid Astronomers Are Perplexed EARTH DUST TAIL IS TRACED IN SKY Solar Wind Confirmed
MOSCOW, Nov. 22--For half a century Vasily Grigoryevich Fesenkov has been pursuing a will-o-the-wisp in the night sky.. W Sullivan on Dr Fesenkov theory that earth has cometlike tail of dust that extends roughly as far as orbit of moon; discusses relationship to zodiacal light and gegenschein; Fesenkov cites distance measurements by Dr Rozkovsky
Readers Respond to ‘On the Recentness of What We Know’
Ken Davidson, Farmington Hills, Mich. : I read that at the time of the Big Bang that the universe, our galaxy I assumed, was about the size of a basketball. Now it seems the basketball banged into billions (where is Carl Sagan to pronounce that?) of galaxies. One amazing basketball, that one!.
Earth Hour 2015: where to watch tonights blackout
If youre out and about on Saturday night and it all goes dark and a bit eerie, dont fear ��� its not down to a really wide-spread powercut, nor is it a second attempt at last weeks dismal excuse for an eclipse, its for Earth Hour. Whats Earth Hour?
Scientists Propose a New Architecture for Sustainable Development
. Analysts of global environmental trends seek to topple the three pillars of sustainable development.
THE WEEK IN SCIENCE: THE CONSTITUTION OF THE EARTHS INTERIOR; Evidence of Earthquake Waves Which Leads a Japanese Authority to Contend That The Planets Core Is Solid -- The Origin and Control of Parrot Fever
DR. IMAMURA, a distinguished Japanese authority on earthquakes, has made it known that next October he will read before the Imperial Academy of Japan a paper in which he will advance the theory that the core of the earth is solid.. As elec conductor
Los Angeles area landmarks to turn out lights for Earth Hour tonight
. the landmark Los Angeles City Hall, and the glowing LAX gateway pylons are among the iconic structures around the world that will go dark for 60 minutes tonight in observance of the World Wildlife Funds annual Earth Hour call for energy conservation.
Can Earth Hour Help Save the Planet?
. Even Vladimir Putin participated in Earth Hour for the first time this year, switching off the lights in the Kremlin.
Eiffel Tower Goes Dark in Symbolic Move for Earth Hour
The Eiffel Tower has gone dark briefly to mark Earth Hour, the campaign to raise awareness about climate change.
London Dims The Lights For WWF Earth Hour | Londonist
Whats Piccadilly Circus without the iconic illuminated adverts? Or The Ritz without its name in glitzy lights? This weekend is your chance to find out as London landmarks switch off their lights for WWFs Earth Hour.
keiko lynn: EARTH HOUR
On March 28th, 2015 at 8:30pm, Im joining Timex in my pledge to shut off electronics (including my iphone) and swap lights for candlelight. Why? Im participating in Earth Hour, a lights-off, worldwide movement with a mission��.
As Earth Hour approaches, here are six things to do in the dark
WINDSOR, ONT.:MARCH 23, 2013 -- Cal Stagno, left, and Amanda Malkowski, enjoy a dinner in the dark while at Chanosos and Oishii as the restaurant turned out the lights for Earth Hour, Saturday, March 23, 2013. (DAX MELMER/The Windsor Star).
About Us | EARTH HOUR
Welcome to Earth Hour. Use your power to change climate change. We are a non-profit. Earth Hour is a charitable organisation based out of Singapore. Our mission is uniting people to protect the planet. We are an open source movement��.
Millions to participate in Earth Hour; Rashtrapati Bhavan, CST to go dark
Through ���India Unplugged���, Earth Hour 2015, not only calls out to people to switch off lights, but also encourages them to explore and adopt a cleaner and more sustainable lifestyle by embracing renewable energy solutions. Like last year, monuments.
Eiffel Tower Goes Dark in Symbolic Move for EARTH HOUR
The Eiffel Tower went dark briefly to mark Earth Hour, the campaign to raise awareness about climate change.
Observing Earth Hour 2015
CHICAGO (IRN) - Several Illinois and Missouri cities and landmarks will be observing Earth Hour on Saturday night, March 28th. Its an hour of turning out the lights, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., to show support for efforts to stop global warming. It.
Watch: Adorable Prince George photo features in Prince Charles EARTH HOUR video
Buckingham Palace, Londons Tower Bridge, Old Trafford football stadium and Big Ben, were just some of the buildings taking part in the WWFs Earth Hour. The event, which traditionally takes place at 8.30pm local time in cities around the world, saw.
A Christmas in the City, Revealing Wishes of All Kinds; A Sight Worth Seeing -- Twice
There is no Christmas in New York. There are Christmases. How, after all, could it be possible to contain within a word the vastly different variations that the city mounts each year? From the quiet pleasures of a working-class family opening presents in the Bronx to a father and son in matching bow ties taking holy communion on the Upper East Side, Christmas is a mirror and a lodestar for the city, reflecting its diversity and affirming its separate parts.. New Yorker Earth Bennett takes Japanese friend Yohei Kawagoe to see Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center; photos (M)
Does EARTH HOUR Really Make a Difference? - EcoSalon
The short answer is yes, Earth Hour makes a big difference. When Earth Hour started in March of 2007 in Sydney, Australia, no one knew the phenomenon that it would become. And now just eight years later, what started in��.
9 oclock gun to fire early for Earth Hour
UPDATE: Per a recent City of Vancouver bulletin, the 9 oclock gun will not be firing early on Saturday for Earth Hour. The City said in an email, ���At the request of the Chair of the Park Board, Vancouvers 9 oclock gun at Stanley Park will fire at.
Earth Hour around the world
Starting in Samoa and finishing in Tahiti, the world goes dark at 8.30pm on 28 March 2015 for Earth Hour, an annual event organised by WWF. People in about 7,000 cities and towns all over the world switch off their lights to raise awareness of the need.
Puberty on the Scale of a Planet
. Humanity appears to be in a planet-scale, teen-style growth spurt.
Glow in the dark: Join Earth Hour 2015
MANILA, Philippines ��� To observe the annual Earth Hour, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)-Philippines will hold a Zumba Party for participants of the switch-off event in the Philippines. (READ: Glow-in-the-dark Zumba for Earth Hour 2015). The main .
Humanity as Assailant, Earth as Avenger?
.TomDispatch, Grist and many other blogs are carrying an essay by Michael T. Klare, a professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College, that offers a counterpoint to Bill McKibben‘s account of a planet so marred by human affairs that it requires a distorted name, “Eaarth.” (The video above reflects this notion because it is less “natural” than it appears.). Is Earth being victimized by unthinking human despoliation or is the planet fighting back?
EARTH HOUR: Do almost nothing and feel great about it | Grist
Its time ��� for EARTH HOUR. Earth Hour was conceived by a marketing firm working with the World Wildlife Fund, and since the first event in Australia in 2007, its grown to an international phenomenon. Last year, 162 countries and more than��.
Celebrating Earth Hour | EARTH HOUR
Earth Hour is a worldwide grassroots movement uniting people to protect the planet, and is organised by WWF. Engaging a massive mainstream community on a broad range of environmental issues, Earth Hour was famously started as a��.
Earth Is Speeding at 9,000 Miles a Minute Through Space, Prof. Alfred Joy Calculates
PASADENA, Cal., July 2. -- While fliers at the National Air Races are trying to push past the 300-mile-an-hour mark to new records, the earth is speeding through space at a clip to make this seem a snails pace.. A Joy finds it speeding at 9,000 miles a minute through space
ASSERTS SUN WILL LAST FOR 10 BILLION YEARS; But Finally, Canadian Scientist Tells Confreres, World Will Be Ice-Bound.
MONTREAL, Que., May 20.--A prediction that the sun will serve as the power house for the world for another ten billion years, but that eventually the earth will be covered by thousands of feet of ice was made here today by Dr. A.B. Eve, director of the MacDonald Physics Laboratories of McGill University, in an address before the opening meeting of the annual convention of the Royal Society of Canada, of which he is president.. On future of earth and sun, s at convention of Royal Soc of Canada
Bay Area Lights Go Out As World Observes EARTH HOUR
A WWF activist dressed as a panda bear stands next to an illuminated globe in front of the Brandenburger Gate in Berlin during the the global climate change awareness campaign ���Earth Hour.��� (JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images) .
Email ���Will you be switching out the lights for EARTH HOUR?���.
COUNTRIES ACROSS THE world have already been observing Earth Hour today, with Hong Kongs skyline dimmed and the sails on Sydneys Opera House going dark today. Millions of people are expected to take part in the��.
OUR POWER HOUSE THE SUN; ITS PAST AND ITS FUTURE; A GASEOUS EMANATION FROM THE SUN
OUR sun is one of a great num ber of stars. All stars live on their capital; they spend their substance not in riotous living but in radiating energy. Bank ruptcy awaits each in turn. All life on the earth is dependent on the continual outpouring of light and.. Feature article on estimate of age, past and future; illus
SA urged to observe EARTH HOUR
JOHANNESBURG - Just over an hour from the Earth Hour challenge, South Africans have been asked to join the rest of the world in darkness for 60 minutes in what has been described as the most important day on the environmental calendar. South Africans .
Earth hour 2015 begins
Earth hour is sweeping the world. At 8.30pm local time on March 28, 2015, countries in 24 time zones across six continents switch off their lights for an hour to raise awareness of climate change. New York, Nairobi and Paris are all participating, with.
Lights dim around the GTA as Toronto marks Earth Hour
Last year, Toronto Hydro reported a 6 per cent load drop during Earth Hour. A tweet from Hydro shortly after the hour ended said consumption was down 3.5 per cent, or 103 megawatts. Officials say thats the equivalent of removing 42,000 households from .
Too Soon Gone: Alberto Behar, Who Used Robots and Rubber Ducks to Probe Icy Secrets
. An inventive polar researcher who would use high technology or toys to probe mysteries is dead.
30 Ways to Foster Progress on a Finite Planet
. Thirty writers offer their notions of a word or action or idea that can foster progress on a finite planet.