Bacterial route to mother-of-pearl may provide shelter for lunar explorers - The Engineer
April 26, 2019 - Bacterial route to mother-of-pearl may provide shelter for lunar explorers The EngineerLow-cost, environmentally friendly method for making synthetic nacre has potential across many sectors. Mother-of-pearl is one of the most intriguing and ...
Move Over 3D Printers: Scientists Grow Mother-of-Pearl From Bacteria, Perfect for Making Buildings or Bones - Good News Network
April 27, 2019 - Move Over 3D Printers: Scientists Grow Mother-of-Pearl From Bacteria, Perfect for Making Buildings or Bones Good News NetworkScientists have figured out how to make a cheap, eco-friendly version of one of the world's strongest and lightest organic building blocks: mother-of-pearl.
Can this artificial mother-of-pearl make moon houses? - Futurity: Research News
April 21, 2019 - Can this artificial mother-of-pearl make moon houses? Futurity: Research News"The moon has a large amount of calcium in the moon dust, so the calcium's already there." Astronauts would bring bacteria and make the urea.
Researchers Create Artificial Mother-of-Pearl Using Bacteria - Edgy Labs
April 24, 2019 - Researchers Create Artificial Mother-of-Pearl Using Bacteria Edgy LabsResearchers have managed to create a new type of artificial mother-of-pearl which could be highly beneficial in creating many new supermaterials, particularly ...
Human Designers Struggle to Match Biological Designs - Discovery Institute
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Bacteria used to produce synthetic mother-of-pearl - New Atlas
April 23, 2019 - Bacteria used to produce synthetic mother-of-pearl New AtlasBesides simply looking nice when used in jewellery, mother-of-pearl is also one of nature's hardest, stiffest, most stable materials. Scientists have now utilized ...
Custom-made artificial mother-of-pearl - Science Daily
December 11, 2018 - Custom-made artificial mother-of-pearl Science DailyResearchers developed an imitation comparable to mother-of-pearl, the physical properties of which can be specifically adjusted.
Artificial Pearl Market Rising Trends, Demands and Growing Business Opportunities 2019 to 2025 - Market Research Periodical
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Is K-Wellness the New K-Beauty? - Organic Authority
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A new way to make synthetic mother-of-pearl - Phys.org
August 19, 2016 - A new way to make synthetic mother-of-pearl Phys.orgA team of researchers from several institutions in China and Germany has found a way to create a synthetic type of nacre—more commonly known as ...
Future female scientists and engineers sample STEM at Duke University - WRAL Tech Wire
May 24, 2019 - Future female scientists and engineers sample STEM at Duke University WRAL Tech WireDURHAM -- If measured in terms of sheer excitement, the second annual Girls STEM Day at Duke, hosted by Triangle Women in STEM (TriWiSTEM) in ...
Synthetic Mother-Of-Pearl, The Way Nature Intended - Asian Scientist Magazine
August 19, 2016 - Synthetic Mother-Of-Pearl, The Way Nature Intended Asian Scientist MagazineResearchers have created synthetic nacre, or mother-of-pearl, that forms in mere weeks instead of months or years. SHARE. SHARE · tweet · share.
What Is Camp? The Met Gala 2019 Theme, Explained - The New York Times
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How to Make Fake Mother of Pearl - Seeker
August 18, 2016 - How to Make Fake Mother of Pearl SeekerThe process could lead to less expensive jewelry, as well as to materials for many applications.
Scientists create world’s first living organism with fully redesigned DNA - South China Morning Post
May 16, 2019 - Scientists create world’s first living organism with fully redesigned DNA South China Morning PostResearchers create altered synthetic genome, in move with potential medical benefits.
Researchers discover biomechanism behind formation of mother-of-pearl - Phys.Org
September 5, 2017 - Researchers discover biomechanism behind formation of mother-of-pearl Phys.OrgNacre, also known as mother-of-pearl, is a biomineral that forms inside of molluskan shells and also makes up the outer coating of pearls. It is formed through a ...
Farming Japan's precious Akoya pearls - CNN
January 1, 2019 - Farming Japan's precious Akoya pearls CNNIn waters off the Kujukushima Islands, jewelry house Tasaki has spent 70 years farming the coveted pearls.
The Real Mayor Of New York Works Out Of Chinatown - Refinery29
May 20, 2019 - The Real Mayor Of New York Works Out Of Chinatown Refinery29ASAP Eva is the owner of Popular Jewelry, a mecca not only for hip hop jewelry, but pieces that outfit a widely diverse community in NYC.
Scientists create artificial mother of pearl - Science Daily
July 24, 2012 - Scientists create artificial mother of pearl Science DailyMimicking the way mother of pearl is created in nature, scientists have for the first time synthesized the strong, iridescent coating found on the inside of some ...
The power of pearl - High Horology Journal
September 15, 2017 - The power of pearl High Horology JournalSeaside trinkets, antique artefacts, luxury watches… mother-of-pearl is omnipresent. But what exactly is it? We meet the mother of all shells!
One step ahead - Northside Sun
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This Synthetic Mother of Pearl Is Ten Times Tougher Than Ceramics - Gizmodo
March 25, 2014 - This Synthetic Mother of Pearl Is Ten Times Tougher Than Ceramics GizmodoCeramics are an increasingly common material to work with—from hard-wearing bearings to heat-proof cladding on spacecraft—but they all share one fatal ...
Marks & Spencer's string of pearls plant is perfect for achieving shelfie goals - HouseBeautiful.com
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3-D printing electrically assisted, nacre-inspired structures with self-sensing capabilities - Phys.org
April 10, 2019 - 3-D printing electrically assisted, nacre-inspired structures with self-sensing capabilities Phys.orgNacre, also known as mother of pearl is a composite, organic-inorganic material produced in nature in the inner shell layer of molluscs and the outer coating of ...
Bentley to build five limited-edition 'Pearl of the Gulf' Bentayga - EsquireMe
March 19, 2019 - Bentley to build five limited-edition 'Pearl of the Gulf' Bentayga EsquireMeBentley has paid homage to the Arabian Gulf and its pearl diving history with its limited edition Bentayga Mulliner Pearl of the Gulf. There will be on five cars built ...
Former Miss World Contestant and Model Found Hanged in Hotel Shower in Mexico City - The Epoch Times
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All 2,493 items targeted by China's tariffs in US trade war - Quartz
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Mother-of-pearl's genesis identified in mineral's transformation - Phys.Org
October 20, 2015 - Mother-of-pearl's genesis identified in mineral's transformation Phys.OrgHow nature makes its biominerals—things like teeth, bone and seashells—is a playbook scientists have long been trying to read.
Your Complete Guide to May 2019 Events in Seattle - TheStranger.com
April 30, 2019 - Your Complete Guide to May 2019 Events in Seattle TheStranger.comThe 174 biggest arts, music, food & culture events to know about.
Plastics made fireproof thanks to mother-of-pearl mimic - New Scientist News
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An enduring Mother's Day tribute to a mum's love - Cook Islands News
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Mother-of-pearl inspires super-strong material - Science Daily
March 24, 2014 - Mother-of-pearl inspires super-strong material Science DailyWhether traditional or derived from high technology, ceramics all have the same flaw: they are fragile. Yet this characteristic may soon be a thing of the past: a ...
Materials scientists learn how mother of pearl is made - Phys.Org
December 7, 2015 - Materials scientists learn how mother of pearl is made Phys.OrgMother nature has a lot to teach us about how to make things.
Ceramic sensors could let us know when bridges feel strain - Futurity: Research News
February 5, 2019 - Ceramic sensors could let us know when bridges feel strain Futurity: Research NewsA ceramic that becomes more or less conductive under different types of strain could lead to a new generation of sensors able to monitor their own health.
'Longevity gene' responsible for more efficient DNA repair - University of Rochester
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Researchers Examine Potential for Synthetic Biomineralization in 3D Printing Bone Grafts - 3DPrint.com
March 1, 2019 - Researchers Examine Potential for Synthetic Biomineralization in 3D Printing Bone Grafts 3DPrint.comResearchers from New Zealand and Australia have been looking into using natural elements as inspiration for 3D printing in bone grafts, detailing their findings ...
Mother of pearl tells a tale of ocean temperature, depth - Science Daily
February 16, 2012 - Mother of pearl tells a tale of ocean temperature, depth Science DailyProduced by a multitude of mollusk species, nacre is widely used in jewelry and art. It is inlaid into musical instruments, furniture and decorative boxes.
Every Pokemon Movie Ranked, According to Viewers | CBR - CBR
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Pearl push for Rahe revenue - The Telegraph India
August 7, 2018 - Pearl push for Rahe revenue The Telegraph IndiaThe sleepy block of Rahe, some 50km from the state capital, is silently gaining lustre.
The long fall and curious rise of the pearl industry - Financial Times
May 31, 2017 - The long fall and curious rise of the pearl industry Financial TimesNicholas Paspaley was the teenage son of a Greek first world war refugee when he started harvesting pearls off the coast of Australia in the 1930s.
Surfer's ear points to ancient pearl divers in Panama - Science Daily
December 21, 2018 - Surfer's ear points to ancient pearl divers in Panama Science DailySurfer's ear, associated with cold weather and water sports, led a bioarchaeologist at the Smithsonian in Panama to suspect that ancient shoreline residents ...
Spider silk's strange reaction to moisture could lead to better artificial muscles - New Atlas
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Researchers show how mother-of-pearl is formed from nanoparticles - Science Daily
January 15, 2016 - Researchers show how mother-of-pearl is formed from nanoparticles Science DailyMaterials scientists have shown for the first time that the mother-of-pearl in clam shells does not form in a crystallization process but is a result of the aggregation ...
New Composite Material Is Almost Better Than Mother-of-pearl - Science Daily (press release)
March 10, 2008 - New Composite Material Is Almost Better Than Mother-of-pearl Science Daily (press release)Strong, tough but light is the rare but desired combination of properties for numerous artificial materials. Now a new material is similar to natural mother-of-pearl, ...
Top 5 Greatest Johnny Depp Movies of All Time - The Inner Sane
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Cannes 2019: Screen's guide to the Competition titles - Screen International
May 11, 2019 - Cannes 2019: Screen's guide to the Competition titles Screen InternationalScreen previews the 21 titles playing in Competition at this year's Cannes Film Festival (which runs May 14-25), plus Out of Competition, Midnight and Special ...
Pearl’s ‘Book of Why’ Is a Crowning Achievement - Jewish Journal
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What Makes Whale Baleen So Tough? - Asian Scientist Magazine
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Japanese pearl culture still holds sheen - The Asian Age
April 9, 2019 - Japanese pearl culture still holds sheen The Asian AgePearls of wisdom: Japan's cultured farms still glisten.
Material could offer 'smarter' wound healing - Futurity: Research News
August 1, 2018 - Material could offer 'smarter' wound healing Futurity: Research News"These materials would have the highest impact in hard-to-heal wound cases such as those for diabetic ulcers and chronic wounds."
How crab shells and trees could keep food fresher - Futurity: Research News
July 26, 2018 - How crab shells and trees could keep food fresher Futurity: Research NewsA new material made from crab shells and tree fibers could eventually replace the flexible plastic film that keeps food *fresh*.
IBM Says It Now Has a Patent on a 'Secret' Way to Predict When Employees Will Quit, and It's 95 Percent Accurate. (Is This Brilliant or Terrifying?) - Inc.
April 16, 2019 - IBM Says It Now Has a Patent on a 'Secret' Way to Predict When Employees Will Quit, and It's 95 Percent Accurate. (Is This Brilliant or Terrifying?) Inc.You don't want to be surprised--but does anyone want their life predicted like this?
Watch Paul Riario Demo the Furch Yellow Gc-CR Acoustic Guitar - Guitar World Magazine
February 21, 2019 - Watch Paul Riario Demo the Furch Yellow Gc-CR Acoustic Guitar Guitar World MagazineIn this new clip, Guitar World Tech Editor Paul Riario checks out the Yellow Gc-CR, a stunning new boutique acoustic from Furch Guitars. You can watch the ...
Mother of pearl mimic is toughest ever ceramic - New Scientist (subscription)
December 5, 2008 - Mother of pearl mimic is toughest ever ceramic New Scientist (subscription)A new synthetic material similar in structure to nacre – mother of pearl – is likely the toughest ceramic-based material ever made, according to US researchers.
Artificial intelligence pioneer's new book examines the science of cause and effect - UCLA Newsroom
May 9, 2018 - Artificial intelligence pioneer's new book examines the science of cause and effect UCLA NewsroomIn this Q&A about “The Book of Why,” UCLA's Judea Pearl shares how understanding causality plays a vital role in developing artificial intelligence.
Nero's palace reopens to the public in Rome - The Local Italy
April 12, 2019 - Nero's palace reopens to the public in Rome The Local ItalyRazed to the ground by the Great Fire of Rome, Emperor Nero's original palace opened to the public for the first time on Friday after a painstaking ten-year ...
The Auction Season’s Real Gems - The New York Times
October 26, 2018 - The Auction Season’s Real Gems The New York TimesColored diamonds and more contemporary designs are among the trends as Christie's prepares for Magnificent Jewels, a much-anticipated sale.
Danielle Bregoli Gifted First Rolex Watch for 16th Birthday - TMZ
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An AI reading list — from practical primers to sci-fi short stories - The Verge
January 29, 2019 - An AI reading list — from practical primers to sci-fi short stories The VergeConfused by artificial intelligence? Don't know your AI from your ML? Here's a reading list collated by experts in the field that will help you understand more what ...
Should I Break Up With My Hair Colorist to Go Gray? - Vogue
March 22, 2019 - Should I Break Up With My Hair Colorist to Go Gray? VogueOne evening last summer, I was seated at the Brooklyn hair salon where I spend so much of my waking life. As my scalp was being slathered in a color formula ...
'Mother-of-pearl' clouds inspired Edvard Munch's The Scream - Daily Mail
July 23, 2018 - 'Mother-of-pearl' clouds inspired Edvard Munch's The Scream Daily MailThe painting by the Norwegian artist Edvard Munch sold for a record $119.9 million in 2012, but the sky in it has been a bone of contention.
Millennia of tradition inspires precious limited edition: Bentayga Mulliner Pearl of the Gulf - ZAWYA
March 18, 2019 - Millennia of tradition inspires precious limited edition: Bentayga Mulliner Pearl of the Gulf ZAWYABentley has created the ultimate collector's model inspired by the Arabian Gulf's rich pearl diving heritage with the new, limited edition Bentayga Mulliner Pearl of ...
Biomimetic Micro/Nanoscale Fiber Reinforced Composites - R & D Magazine
August 10, 2018 - Biomimetic Micro/Nanoscale Fiber Reinforced Composites R & D MagazineResearchers have successfully fabricated three-dimensional bulk biomimetic twisted plywood structural materials.
Spheres can make concrete leaner, greener: Microscopic particles promise stronger building materials and more - Science Daily
September 26, 2018 - Spheres can make concrete leaner, greener: Microscopic particles promise stronger building materials and more Science DailyScientists have made micron-sized calcium silicate spheres that could lead to stronger and greener concrete, the world's most-used synthetic material.
Koji Kawamoto brings his newest pearls to Karats in Vail - Vail Daily News
February 11, 2018 - Koji Kawamoto brings his newest pearls to Karats in Vail Vail Daily NewsPearl lovers will not want to miss Koji Kawamoto and his vast collection of extraordinary creations. This jewelry artist lectures throughout the world about the ...
How a Pioneer of Machine Learning Became One of Its Sharpest Critics - The Atlantic
May 19, 2018 - How a Pioneer of Machine Learning Became One of Its Sharpest Critics The AtlanticJudea Pearl helped artificial intelligence gain a strong grasp on probability, but laments that it still can't compute cause and effect.
Plasma protein may hold promise for wound scaffolds - Nanowerk
March 4, 2019 - Plasma protein may hold promise for wound scaffolds NanowerkResearchers have employed a plasma protein found in blood to develop a new method for making wound-healing tissue scaffolds.
Novel rubbery 'smart' material to treat open wounds, infections and cancer - Nanowerk
February 27, 2019 - Novel rubbery 'smart' material to treat open wounds, infections and cancer Nanowerk(Nanowerk News) Researchers in the Syracuse University College of Engineering and Computer Science have developed a material – a new kind of shape ...
New research advances the art of protein blacksmithing - Nanowerk
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Bioengineers program cells as digital signal processors - Nanowerk
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World's largest natural round pearl found on earrings by ACCIDENT - Daily Mail
April 10, 2014 - World's largest natural round pearl found on earrings by ACCIDENT Daily MailA pair of earrings have been found to contain a rare natural pearl. They were handed in to auctioneers in Salisbury, Wiltshire.
Sparkle Comes Pretty Cheap - New York Times
November 30, 2018 - Sparkle Comes Pretty Cheap New York TimesEveryone has at least one piece of nice jewelry: an engagement ring, an heirloom or an impulse buy. Keeping it clean can be as simple as soap and water.
Engineered microbe may be key to producing plastic from plants - Nanowerk
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Artificial photosynthesis breakthrough could turn CO2 into plastics on the cheap - New Atlas
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Breaking the Mold: Nature Inspires Tougher Ceramics - LiveScience.com
April 9, 2014 - Breaking the Mold: Nature Inspires Tougher Ceramics LiveScience.comThanks to a little inspiration from nature, new ceramics could be made from materials that make them stronger and tougher, researchers have discovered.
The Scream: What were those colorful, wavy clouds in Edvard Munch's famous painting? Scientists suggest 'mother-of-pearl' clouds inspired the Norwegian artist - Science Daily
July 23, 2018 - The Scream: What were those colorful, wavy clouds in Edvard Munch's famous painting? Scientists suggest 'mother-of-pearl' clouds inspired the Norwegian artist Science DailyWhat inspired the iconic red-and-yellow sky in The Scream, the famous painting by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch? Some say it was a volcanic sunset after the ...
Pearl Harbor and the fallacy of inevitable war: The Thucydides trap | TheHill - The Hill
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Nature's toughest substances decoded - Phys.org
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Former Miss Teen Universe Lotte van der Zee Has Died At 19 From A Heart Attack - Women's Health
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Models give synthetic biologists a head start - Nanowerk
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To Build Truly Intelligent Machines, Teach Them Cause and Effect - Quanta Magazine
May 15, 2018 - To Build Truly Intelligent Machines, Teach Them Cause and Effect Quanta MagazineJudea Pearl, a pioneering figure in artificial intelligence, argues that AI has been stuck in a decades-long rut. His prescription for progress? Teach machines.
The dark art of seduction: Luc Tuymans in Venice - Financial Times
March 21, 2019 - The dark art of seduction: Luc Tuymans in Venice Financial TimesAn important retrospective shows the artist in serious mood yet playing with paint, film and art history.
Heimtextil Trend Report: Escapism Dominates in 2019 Textile Forecast - Interior Design
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Bio-inspired Toughest Ceramic Mimics Mother Of Pearl - Science Daily (press release)
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All tied up — why bows are back - Financial Times
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A bioengineered factory for T-cells - Nanowerk
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Meet the scientists who are training AI to diagnose mental illness - The Verge
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Octopus-like 'smart gel' walks and moves objects underwater - Futurity: Research News
May 20, 2018 - Octopus-like 'smart gel' walks and moves objects underwater Futurity: Research NewsThe gel could lead to octopus-like robots that are soft but strong, change their shape, and can perform all sorts of tasks while underwater.
China’s top AI scientist drives development of ethical guidelines - The Star Online
May 16, 2019 - China’s top AI scientist drives development of ethical guidelines The Star OnlineChina is playing catch-up in the development of ethical guidelines in the field of artificial intelligence, with the establishment of an ethics committee.
World's first jaguar cub born through artificial insemination is EATEN by its mother two days later - Daily Mail
April 3, 2019 - World's first jaguar cub born through artificial insemination is EATEN by its mother two days later Daily MailThe birth, supervised by a veterinary team at the environmental organisation Mata Ciliar in Jundiaí, Sao Paulo state, is being hailed as a massive scientific ...
World's longest sea bridge to open after 9 years of construction - ABC News
October 22, 2018 - World's longest sea bridge to open after 9 years of construction ABC NewsChinese officials are set to unveil the world's longest sea bridge this week after nine years of construction work, advancing the country's interest in connecting ...
Tiny 'eel' could one day slither through your veins - Futurity: Research News
June 12, 2018 - Tiny 'eel' could one day slither through your veins Futurity: Research NewsIf everything goes according to plan, this gel could swim like an eel through the body to deliver drugs.
Researchers Develop Artificial Prototissue Capable of Beating | Materials Science - Sci-News.com
October 16, 2018 - Researchers Develop Artificial Prototissue Capable of Beating | Materials Science Sci-News.comA team of scientists at the University of Bristol, UK, has developed a synthetic prototissue that is capable of synchronized beating. The team's work, described in ...
CasPER -- a new method for diversification of enzymes - Science Daily
August 21, 2018 - CasPER -- a new method for diversification of enzymes Science DailyScientists have invented a new method that allows for flexible engineering of essential and nonessential enzymes without additional engineering.
From princesses to pop stars, why we’ve taken a shine to PEARLS - Daily Mail
July 25, 2018 - From princesses to pop stars, why we’ve taken a shine to PEARLS Daily MailCoco Chanel declared them the mainstay of any elegant woman's wardrobe, but in recent years pearls have been consigned to granny's jewellery box, ...
Parents of dead West Point cadet retrieve his sperm - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
March 4, 2019 - Parents of dead West Point cadet retrieve his sperm Honolulu Star-AdvertiserWEST POINT, N.Y. >> The parents of a 21-year-old West Point cadet fatally injured in a skiing accident raced the clock to get a judge's permission to retrieve his ...
The Best Samsung Galaxy S10+ Cases - PCMag
March 9, 2019 - The Best Samsung Galaxy S10+ Cases PCMagIf your Samsung Galaxy S10+ tries to get far far away from you (we mean falls), then these cases wil.
Sand mining threatens ways of life, from Cambodia to Nigeria - National Geographic
April 23, 2019 - Sand mining threatens ways of life, from Cambodia to Nigeria National GeographicA global building boom is driving a high demand for sand, and some of it is getting sourced from sensitive river systems that people rely on for traditional uses ...
Alaska Hunters Kill Sleeping Mother Bear and Cubs | PETA - PETA
January 28, 2019 - Alaska Hunters Kill Sleeping Mother Bear and Cubs | PETA PETAPETA is asking the judge who sentenced the Alaska hunters that killed a sleeping mother bear and her cubs to require them to watch the documentary ...
Striking mother-of-pearl clouds may have inspired 'The Scream' - Mother Nature Network
April 25, 2017 - Striking mother-of-pearl clouds may have inspired 'The Scream' Mother Nature NetworkIn Edvard Munch's famous painting, "The Scream," a figure with an agonized expression holds his face while the sky behind him is composed of colorful, wavy ...