World’s Deepest Land Canyon Discovered in Antarctica

World’s Deepest Land Canyon Discovered in Antarctica

Scientists announced that the world’s deepest land canyon has been discovered in Antarctica, deep beneath a glacier, stretching down almost 2.2 miles below sea level. The researchers, led by glaciologists from the University of California, Irvine (UCI), presented their discovery at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco earlier this week and will […]

Bloodhound LSR Tops 1000kmh in Final Desert Test (Video)

Bloodhound LSR Tops 1000kmh in Final Desert Test (Video)

Watch Bloodhound LSR’s high-speed desert tests have concluded, and the team went out on a high, smashing the 600mph target. In its final run, the jet-powered vehicle hit 628mph, or 1010kmh. Faster than the cruising speed of a Boeing 747. To put that in perspective, the press release points out that at this speed, Bloodhound […]

Wildfire Smoke Blankets Sydney, Residents Warned: “stay inside”

Wildfire Smoke Blankets Sydney, Residents Warned:  “stay inside”

Heavy winds stirred dozens of wildfires across Australia’s east coast on Tuesday, blanketing Sydney in hazardous smoke and prompting health warnings for the country’s most populous city. Wildfires have destroyed about 2.5-M acres of farmland and bush over the past couple of weeks, fueled by tinder-dry conditions after 3 years of drought. Strong winds fanned […]

Jessi Combs Killed in Bid to Break Land-Speed Record

Jessi Combs Killed in Bid to Break Land-Speed Record

Speed Racer Jessi Combs, host of the television series “All Girls Garage,” was killed in a high-speed crash while trying to set a new land-speed record, her family said Wednesday. Ms. Combs, 36 anni, was attempting to become the fastest woman on Earth when she was killed while racing Tuesday on the Alvord Desert, a […]

The Value of Waterfront Living in Dubai

The Value of Waterfront Living in Dubai

How land reclamation projects have impacted the value of real estate in the UAE In an era where almost anything seems possible we seem to be faced with two unique issues, each of which are moving in diverging directions. The first is due to the effects of climate change which are forcing people to have […]

The Mediterranean Diet is Better for Mind, Body, and Planetary Health

The Mediterranean Diet is Better for Mind, Body, and Planetary Health

New research from the American Psychological Association (APA) finds that the Mediterranean Diet is better for mind, body, and planetary health. It is no surprise Decades of research has found that the Mediterranean Diet, a style of eating developed by nutritionist and doctor Ancel Keys featuring plant-based, nutrient-rich foods helps increase longevity and because it […]

Travel Destination: Ferrari Land Spain

Travel Destination: Ferrari Land Spain

$RACE Automotive brand marketing usually means embroidering a badge on a tote bag and asking a $1,000 for it. But not so Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) has gone lots better by applying its badge to not 1, but 2 theme parks. Ferrari and PortAventura Entertainment S.A.U signed an agreement to build a 2nd Ferrari-themed park, Ferrari Land, […]

China Resources Land HEFFX Highlights

China Resources Land HEFFX Highlights

China Resources Land Limited is an investment holding company mainly engaged in the development of properties for sale. Along with subsidiaries, the Company operates its business through four segments: The Development Properties for Sale segment, the Property Investment and Management segment, the Hotel Operations segment, the Construction, Decoration Service and Others segment. The Company’s investment […]

Planning a Vacation in 2019, Consider These Super Destinations

Planning a Vacation in 2019, Consider These Super Destinations

Planning a Vacation in 2019, Consider These Super Destinations When planning a vacation in Y 2019, consider some destinations that are not overly traveled. Experience the South Africa, ancient Cambodia or holiday in Dubai, the City of the Future. Forget the chaos of London and Paris and check out these destinations for your Y 2019 […]

South African Government Moving to Seize White Farmers Land 

South African Government Moving to Seize White Farmers Land 

South African Government Moving to Seize White Farmers Land Socialist President Cyril Ramaphosa, with a high net worth of $550,000, to see “the return of the land to the people from whom it was taken … to heal the divisions of the past.” South African government has started the controversial process of seizing farms owned […]

What it Means to Be King of Thailand

What it Means to Be King of Thailand

What it Means to Be King of Thailand Assets previously registered to Thailand’s Crown Property Bureau will now be held “in the name of His Majesty”, the bureau said on its official website Saturday, the latest shake-up in royal affairs under King Maha Vajiralongkorn. The Crown Property Bureau said its assets will now be “subject […]

Homeownership Does Not Build Wealth Like Other Investments

Homeownership Does Not Build Wealth Like Other Investments

Homeownership Does Not Build Wealth Like Other Investments $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX A home is a place to live, raise ad family and thrive, if it goes up in value it is a lucky extra Homeownership is necessarily better than paying rent, according to a study Florida Atlantic University, Florida International University and the University […]

US Will Not Eliminate Any National Monuments

US Will Not Eliminate Any National Monuments

US Will Not Eliminate Any National Monuments US Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said he’s recommending that none of 27 national monuments carved from wilderness and ocean and under review by The Trump Administration be eliminated. Secretary Zinke did say that unspecified boundary adjustments for some monuments designated over the past 40 years will be included […]

The Earth is Gaining Land at Coastlines, Not Losing It

The Earth is Gaining Land at Coastlines, Not Losing It

The Earth is Gaining Land at Coastlines, Not Losing It A new study reveals that the Earth is actually gaining more land at coastlines, contrary to the belief that global warming is leaving to shrinking continents. The Dutch Deltares Research Institute study found that the Earth has gained more than 107,000 square miles of land […]

David Copperfield Buys Home in Las Vegas for Record Price

David Copperfield Buys Home in Las Vegas for Record Price

David Copperfield Buys Home in Las Vegas for Record Price Local Las Vegas news sources reported that David Copperfield just closed on a luxury home in the Las Vegas Valley for the stunning price of $17.55-M the highest price ever paid for a Las Vegas residence on record. The 4-story home hadn’t been publicly listed. […]

Offshore Buyers Drive Canadian Home Prices Higher or Are They

Offshore Buyers Drive Canadian Home Prices Higher or Are They

Offshore Buyers Drive Canadian Home Prices Higher or Are They With house prices up by double digits in Canada’s Toronto and Vancouver areas, offshore buyers, mainly from China, have fueled public concerns over whether they are inching the Canadians’ home-ownership dream further out of reach. These concerns have been dismissed by local economists, who say […]

Extreme Weather Strains Australian Firefighting Resources

Extreme Weather Strains Australian Firefighting Resources

Extreme Weather Strains Australian Firefighting Resources Australia’s firefighting resources will come under increasing strain as climate change causes Northern and Southern hemisphere bushfire seasons to overlap. Dozens of Australian firefighters have traveled to the United States to help fight more than 70 wildfires as the nation weathers one of its worst wildfire seasons in recent […]

Commodities Industry Turns Trees into Cash and Waste

Commodities Industry Turns Trees into Cash and Waste

Commodities Industry Turns Trees into Cash, Fuel and Waste Deforestation is clearing our planet’s forests on a massive scale, often resulting in damage to the quality of the land. Forests still cover about 30% of the world’s land area, but huge areas are lost each year to commercial interests. The data shows that the world’s […]