Image by CIR/Survival The moment masked gunman opened fire on Indian tribespeople in...
Cat And Mouse Cause Blackout in Albanian Capital
Image from ddfreyne The Albanian capital of Tirana was the center of a 72-hour power outage Friday, the latest in a series that have been plaguing the residents of the small former Soviet
What's the Story Behind these Pics?
No prizes going this week for guessing the story behind this strange but colorful image of a doctored Dresden doll.
Mayor of Chattanooga Pays Tribute in Attempt to Stave off Siege
The face-off between Georgia and Tennessee over the Tennessee River and Nickajack Lake is growing more similar to the fashion in which the Persians and Spartans bantered in “300″ every day. <a href=”http://aycu01.webshots.com/image/46
Report: Weather Disasters Have Increased 400%
Weather related disasters have increased 4-fold since 1980, according to a report published by Oxfam on Sunday. Oxfam attributed the increase to global warming. The number of storms went from an average of around 120 disasters a year in the earl
Photo Company Offers Film Free and Low Carbon Passport Photos
A new photo company is offering passport photos using only the web in an effort to cut down on carbon emissions. E-photoframes recently released its virtual photo booth. Although there are similar prod
80 Killed in Indonesian Landslides
On the third anniversary of the South Asian tsunami, Indonesia has been hit by extensive flooding, which has resulted in massive landslides in the central Java region. On Wednesday morning on the island of Java, the seasonal rains, along with high tide
Why I'm Green with a Capital 'G'
Sometimes people ask, “Why are you running for the Green Party of Canada? They’ll never win.” Well, sometimes it’s not about winning. It’s about doing what’s right. If you are true to your values, and your values are go
And the New Potential Cancer Causing Agent Is......... Nanotechnology!
Nanotechnology, the science of working with or creating materials 1 nanometer(a billionth of a meter) large, holds amazing promise for the future, but some studies are suggesting some of these tiny particles can be added to the long list of items that cau
China Against Bad Weather, Not Just Tibetan Independence
I’m a historian by education, and wrote my thesis on the cultural icons of the Olympic Games, so you can imagine I’m watching the developing situation with Beijing closely…. Image from H@r@ld</