January 26, 2022

Off the Grid in Caribbean

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Switched On, Off the Grid in the Caribbean By Noah Smith From Direct Relief The island nation of Dominica was without power for months after Hurricane Maria. Power resiliency is now a focus in advance of future storms A month after Hurricane Maria ravaged Dominica, no one on the Caribbean island had access to potable, […]

Mangled cars show the raw destructive power of California mudslides

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BY TIM CHESTER From Mashable If anyone doubted the sheer destructive power of the mudslides that have devastated Southern California this week, a video posted to Instagram Thursday should hammer the point home. The video, which was uploaded by The Knight Show podcast and verified by Storyful, hovers over two utterly mangled blobs of crushed […]

Destinations of the week

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The 23 most relaxing vacation destinations in the world Part 2 By Madeline Diamond, INSIDER From Business Insider While the whole point of taking a vacation is to unwind, there are many resorts, retreats, and even entire cities known for their focus on health, wellness, and, of course, relaxation. Via Yoga offers yoga and surf-themed […]