Environment

Unpredicted discovery of NASA of Ocean Plant Life

Filed in Amazing Stories, Environment, Science, World by on June 8, 2012 0 Comments

NASA pioneered the expedition called ICESCAPE, or Impacts of Climate on EcoSystems and Chemistry of the Arctic Pacific Environment, which explored Arctic waters in the Beaufort and Chukchi seas along Alaska’s western and northern coasts onboard a U.S. Coast Guard icebreaker. Using optical technologies, scientists looked at the impacts of environmental variability and change in […]

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Vegetarian Shark: Florence, Nurse Shark, the World’s First Vegetarian Shark (Photo)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Animals, Environment, Featured, World by on May 21, 2012 0 Comments

Last 2009, a 6-foot-long shark named Florence made headlines by becoming the first shark to undergo ‘out of water’ surgery to remove a rusty fish hook in her jaw. After her fast and remarkable recovery, the nurse shark was put on exhibit at the Birmingham National Sea Life Center in England. According to Florence handlers, […]

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America’s Most Endangered Rivers For 2012 Revealed

Filed in Environment, Featured, Science, United States by on May 17, 2012 0 Comments

The annual list of America’s Most Endangered Rivers was released by American Rivers on its official website on Tuesday, May 15, 2012. Below is the list of Top 10 Most Endangered Rivers in the US for the year 2012, source: AmericanRivers.org. Potomac River Green River (Wyoming, Utah and Colorado) Chattahoochee River (Georgia) Missouri River Hoback River (Wyoming) Grand […]

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Florida Sinkhole: Giant Sinkhole Opened Up in Florida (Video)

Filed in Environment, Featured, United States, World by on May 5, 2012 0 Comments

A giant sinkhole opened up Thursday morning in the backyard of a home in Windermere, Florida. The large sinkhole has forced Lambro family to evacuate their home on Friday, May 4, 2012. The giant sinkhole is said to be about 100-foot wide and 50-foot deep and may still be expanding. Officials of the Orange County Fire Rescue declared that Lambro‘s house located at 4926 Indian Deer Road was unsafe. […]

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