Category Archives: Nature & Environment

Did the mayor of Miami Beach just show that global warming is manageable?

http://twitter.com/#!/BillyCorben/status/519949496676278273 Hey, parking meters are hard, but here’s Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine declaring “victory” in the “first battle” against rising seas. His sword in this fight is a $400+ million infrastructure project that has prevented flooding in one of the lowest spots in Miami: This is a victory for the first battle in what will be a long war against sea level rise. @MiamiHerald @joeflech pic.twitter.com/UQa6gJlmbJ — Mayor Philip Levine (@MayorLevine) October 9, 2014 Why yes, […]

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25 amazing photos of #icestorm2013

http://twitter.com/#!/YarnHarlot/status/414767643871035392 http://twitter.com/#!/RhondaCohen/status/414777784376885250 We hope you are all staying warm and safe. Across the North American continent, Ice Storm 2013 has left its chilly mark. Americans and Canadians are tweeting beautiful photos of the aftermath. Take a look. http://twitter.com/#!/AndreaLoken/status/414422008084979712 http://twitter.com/#!/JakeonFoodBlog/status/414780821917425665 http://twitter.com/#!/DanaRenee/status/414776209805807619 http://twitter.com/#!/McTickster/status/414761306646786048 #icestorm2013 #onstorm @cp24 Tree looks like glass. Burnhamthorpe Rd & Renforth Rd area. http://t.co/U0MaAIcNta— Jeff Taylor (@JeffTaylorTPS) December 22, 2013 http://twitter.com/#!/Shes_so_Sandi/status/414775787750170624 http://twitter.com/#!/smitty1966/status/414753297208049664 http://twitter.com/#!/jls3934/status/414745887181914112 http://twitter.com/#!/Barrig/status/414749849586630656 http://twitter.com/#!/ACollinsPhoto/status/414729306825191425 Lots of frozen grills out there. Last-minute gift idea: Get a […]

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