Blogs International

Image of the Day: Freshwater Woes for Scenic Malta

  • Published: Aug 9th, 2012

The magnificent country of Malta may be in for freshwater scarcity, warns the European Environmental Agency.

Image of the Day: An Amur Tiger Cub, Safe for Now

  • Published: Aug 8th, 2012

A female Amur tiger licks her cub at the Royev Ruchey zoo in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk.

Maya Lin’s ‘Last Memorial’ Honors ‘What is Missing’

  • Published: Aug 6th, 2012

Maya Lin is creating a memorial for nature, hoping that the visual and auditory art of the memorial will be a "wake up call."

Like Ozone Layer, Holes in Study on Thunderstorms

  • Published: Aug 1st, 2012

A new study claims thunderstorms threaten to rip a hole in the ozone layer, but elements of the study are unproven.

Image of the Day: Who Says Lightning Can’t Strike Twice?

  • Published: Aug 1st, 2012

During thunderstorm that lasted only 30 minutes in Toronto, lightning struck the iconic CN Tower – more than once.

Image of the Day: Fires Fiercely Plow Through Portugal

  • Published: Jul 28th, 2012

Hot and dry weather in Portugal has fed wildfires. Fires are now 'under control' on the island of Madeira.

Image of the Day: Weird Weather Worries Organizers

  • Published: Jul 27th, 2012

A summer full of bizarre weather in the UK, with torrential rain and now scorching sun, has created hurdles for the Olympics.

Image of the Day: Indonesia’s ‘River of Refuse’

  • Published: Jul 25th, 2012

Jakarta's river is one of the most polluted in the world. Decomposing trash contributes to climate change.