Which is colder: The North or South Pole?

Oct 1, 2022

Home News Lifes-little-mysteries Two Gentoo penguins (Pygoscelis papua), Peterman Island, near Lemaire Channel, Graham Land, Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica. (Image credit: Holger Leue via Getty Images) The North Pole and South Pole are the coldest places on Earth . However, as similar as these areas might seem, one is far icier than the other. So, which pole is colder? Both the North Pole and South Pole are cold because their positions at the top and bottom ...read more

This lizard species can switch from female to male prior to birth

Oct 1, 2022

A team of researchers from the University of Tasmania and a colleague from the University of Canberra discovered that a lizard species can convert from female to male before giving birth. The group outlines trials they conducted with snow skinks in Tasmania and what they learnt in an article published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Some species that lay eggs, such as frogs, reptiles, and fish, have been demonstrated to undergo a gender switch while still in the egg. This has been asc ...read more

Seen from space, the snow-capped Alps are going green

Oct 1, 2022

A view of Piz Bernina. The famous snow-capped peaks of the Alps are fading fast and being replaced by vegetation cover—a process called "greening" that is expected to accelerate climate change, a study said Thursday. The research, published in Science, was based on 38 years of satellite imagery across the entirety of the iconic European mountain range. "We were very surprised, honestly, to find such a huge trend in greening," first author Sabine Rumpf, an ecologist at the Univer ...read more

Gigi Hadid decided that with the onset of summer, you need to change into pajamas

Oct 1, 2022

The Hadid sisters seem to agree: now, among the stars, we must be the first and set fashion trends and not keep up with others. So, Bella began to actively add elements of the style of informal groups from zero to her outfits (for example, skater sneakers with a wide soft tongue, as in the recent show of the Dior men's line ) and leopard print, and Gigi - to rely on micro shorts and swimsuits instead of bodysuits. Next in line is a new lesson from older sister Hadid. On the set of the Netflix s ...read more

Prince William and Kate Middleton's Children Mark Final Day of Platinum Jubilee With Cupcakes and Pageant Day

Oct 1, 2022

Prince William and Kate Middleton’s children offered a sweet gesture in celebration of the queen’s jubilee! On Sunday, the official profile of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge shared a video of Prince George, 8, Princess Charlotte, 6, and 4-year-old Prince Louis, making cupcakes with their mom.   “Baking cakes for the local community in Cardiff to enjoy at a Platinum Jubilee street party taking place today! 🎉 We hope you like them! 🧁,” William and Kate’s official Instagram c ...read more

What is the Best Film You Watched Last Week? (05/29/22-06/05/22) : movies

Oct 1, 2022

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Prince George Sings ‘Sweet Caroline’ As Rod Stewart Performs At Queen Elizabeth’s Jubilee: Watch

Oct 1, 2022

View gallery Image Credit: James Veysey/Shutterstock The adorable Prince George seemed to have a blast at the Platinum Jubilee concert on June 4! During Sir Rod Stewart ‘s rendition of Neil Diamond ‘s classic hit “Sweet Caroline,” the 8-year-old was seen mouthing along to the words as he enthusiastically waved around a United Kingdom flag. Prince George singing along to Sweet Caroline with his dad and waving his flag, a Bri ...read more

Prince Charles, Prince William Honor Late Prince Philip at Jubilee Concert

Oct 1, 2022

Prince Charles and Prince William. Shutterstock (2) In memoriam. While Prince Charles and Prince William both honored Queen Elizabeth II ’s monumental 70-year reign in their Platinum Jubilee speeches, they couldn’t help but note that someone was missing: the late Prince Philip. “Your ‘strength and stay’ is much missed this evening, but I am sure he is here in spirit,” the Prince of Wales, 73, said in his speech at the “Platinum Party at the Park” concert on Saturd ...read more

Crops, trees, and bioenergy reduce carbon dioxide in the atmosphere

Oct 1, 2022

According to Michigan State University experts, an integrated approach to land management techniques in the United States can reduce carbon dioxide in the atmosphere significantly more than previous predictions based on separate approaches. Their findings were published in the journal Global Change Biology on May 31. “In an either-or scenario, using solely land management or bioenergy turns out to be short-sighted,” said Phil Robertson, a University Distinguished Professor of Plant, S ...read more

Great timing and supercomputer upgrade lead to successful forecast of volcanic eruption

Oct 1, 2022

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain In the fall of 2017, geology professor Patricia Gregg and her team had just set up a new volcanic forecasting modeling program on the Blue Waters and iForge supercomputers. Simultaneously, another team was monitoring activity at the Sierra Negra volcano in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. One of the scientists on the Ecuador project, Dennis Geist of Colgate University, contacted Gregg, and what happened next was the fortuitous forecast of the June 201 ...read more

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle did not go out onto the balcony with the royal family at the Platinum Jubilee of Elizabeth II

Oct 1, 2022

Today, members of the royal family joined Elizabeth II on the balcony of Buckingham Palace. They appeared before tens of thousands of jubilant Britons celebrating the historic Platinum Jubilee of their reign. The 96-year-old monarch exclaimed, "Incredible! When she arrived there from Windsor Castle. Together with the Dukes of Cambridge, their children, Prince Charles, Camila Parker-Bowles, and other senior members of the royal family, she watched the parade and the flight of the Royal Air For ...read more

Jack Harlow Promotes Limited Edition Combo Meal at Atlanta KFC

Oct 1, 2022

Fresh off teaming up with KFC for a limited edition collab, Jack Harlow stopped by one of the fried chicken chain’s Atlanta locations this weekend to promote the launch of a meal named after the Louisville rapper. Harlow took pictures with fans on Saturday at a KFC in Smyrna, as the Cobb County restaurant featured a mural of the rapper on the side of its building, as well as an enormous chicken bucket featuring Harlow’s face. Available at KFC restaurants nationwide beginning Monday, J ...read more

Cardi B’s Son Wave, 9 Mos., Looks Just Like Sister Kulture, 3, In Cute New Photos

Oct 1, 2022

View gallery Image Credit: MEGA Cardi B , 29, gave fans some joy on June 4 when she shared brand new photos of her son Wave ! The doting mom posted the adorable snapshots to celebrate the tot turning nine months old and she didn’t hold back. Her followers got to see several close-up pics of the happy baby posing and smiling, just months after she initially kept him out of the spotlight in the days shortly after his birth. “Happ ...read more

Amazon's Best-Selling Portable Air Conditioner with Over 23,000 5-Star Reviews Is On Sale Right Now

Oct 1, 2022

Summer is on its way, and so are the days of lounging by the pool and getting an effortless summer tan. If you don't have central air conditioning in your home, the summer heat can be dreadful — especially when you have to deal with hot air indoors. Portable air conditioning units are versatile appliances that help you beat the heat nearly anywhere you want in your home.  Right now, this Black and Decker air conditioner with more than 23,000 five-star ratings is on sale at Amazon. Dep ...read more