Saks Fifth Avenue Unveils Five Magical Holiday Gifts
...Bora Bora and go on a deep sea fishing adventure with world-renowned chef Jean Georges Vongerichten, who will then prepare a VIP dinner at his lagoon
Restaurant. You will also get a private tour of Robert Wan's Black Pearl Museum. First class airfare for two people, a night in Tahiti and del...
America's Next Top Model Steps up for Psoriasis Awareness
...ft bag upon completion of the walk. Participants
who raise a minimum of $500 through the event are entered to win a
luxurious spa vacation at the Blue lagoon
in Iceland. On-site activities
include live music by Grin's Edge and a walk warm-up and cool-down by
Anthony Farmer of Anthony Farmer Training. Mary A...
Pond in High Artic Drying Up Due to Global Warming
...ments had shown the water had been going down, but they were taken aback to find that about 40 well-studied pools among them Camp Pond, Cape Herschel lagoon
and Beach Ridge Pond were fractions of their former size, or totally gone.
"The final ecological threshold for an aquatic ecosystem is loss of...
Fossil bone bed helps reconstruct life along California's ancient coastline
...egalodon, a 40-foot version of today's great white shark? Was it a long-term breeding area for seals and other marine mammals, like Mexico's Scammon's lagoon
is for the California gray whale? Did a widespread catastrophe, like a red tide or volcanic eruption, lead to a massive die-off?
The new and extens...
You don't call, you don't write: Connectivity in marine fish populations
...d for up to 10 percent of the populations they joined.
The study also showed surprising consistency in the proportion of juveniles returning to the lagoon
where they were spawned. Regardless of time of year, species of anemone, or natal lagoon, 40 percent of the juveniles seemed somehow hardwired to sett...
Oil spray reduces greenhouse gas emissions from pig finishing barns
...from decomposing manure and released from recycled lagoon
effluent during barn gutter flushing. Carbon dioxi...ustion heaters and was also released from recycled lagoon
effluent. The flushing lagoon
effluent was responsible for 9.8 % of methane and ...
Endangered sawfish focus of national collection and recovery efforts
...ns to add to it new research results as he and his team monitor the abundance of sawfish and use tags to track their movements within the Indian River lagoon
and Banana River along Florida's east coast.
This area is critical to the recovery of the once widespread species, Burgess said. Historically, the ...
Loggerhead release to provide vital information to scientific community
...o juvenile loggerhead sea turtles raised in captivity into the Indian River lagoon
near Sebastian Inlet.
The loggerheads, dubbed Milton and FeeBee, hatched...turtles, which have reached this size, will be released in the Indian River lagoon
because loggerhead turtles of this size are typically found in this body of...
Restoring Alabama's coast
...lines and promote the re-establishment of marsh plants and seagrasses along the shoreline.
Additionally, a seagrass restoration project in Little lagoon
adjacent to the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge will be significantly expanded. This project will compare the feasibility and cost-efficacy of se...
August 2008 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...ans to the site was discovered in a sediment core section north of Burullus lagoon
near the Mediterranean coast. Radiocarbon analysis of plant-rich matter in ...ect lay buried at a depth of 7.5 meters in dark mud deposited in a brackish lagoon
setting close to a marsh. Stanley et al.'s fortuitous find documents an ear...
Bikini corals recover from atomic blast
..., huge matrices of branching Porites coral (up to 8 meters high) had established, creating thriving coral reef habitat. Throughout other parts of the lagoon
it was awesome to see coral cover as high as 80 per cent and large tree-like branching coral formations with trunks 30cm thick. It was fascinating Iv...
CSIRO imagery shows Outer Great Barrier Reef at risk from river plumes
...er systems into the GBR is captured by the longshore current and travels no more than 10 to 15km offshore, affecting only the inner Great Barrier Reef lagoon
and the inner reef corals.
Images captured by CSIRO show large plumes of terrestrial material following unconventional patterns and travelling qu...
Researchers barcode DNA of Venice museum's vast fungi collection
...useum's vast collection of fungi got a kick start when the Venice Society of Mycology formed in the late 1980s to monitor the mycological flora in the lagoon
of Venice and surrounding areas. The collected samples represented over 1,200 species of fungi and formed the foundation of the museum's present colle...