This amazing new planetarium show is like Google Earth for the universe

We were sailing past the rings of Saturn, the disc of rocks, ice, and moonlets that circle our second-largest neighbor—so naturally my whole body was rattling. It was only after the lights came up that I noticed the actual reason: metal boxes beneath each seat, designed to vibrate our butts in sync with the universe.I…

I’ve Been Using Instacart for 4 Months — Here’s How It’s Going

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9 Ways to Refresh Your Business’s Image Without Spending a Fortune

If you run a business, then you know that it’s not always smooth sailing. Your customers may not be responding to your offer as positively as they once did or your “high-seasons” are few and far between. Here are nine ways to refresh your company’s image without spending a fortune. Have you’ve started to rethink…

Travel advisory, all ferryboats cancelled as hurricane winds anticipate

Photo: Environment Canada UPDATE: 3:25 p.m. BC Ferries has cancelled all sailings on the B.C. Coast as a hurricane force wind warning has been issued by Environment Canada. All sailings out of Tsawwassen, Swartz Bay, Duke Point, Gulf Islands, Departure Bay and Horseshoe Bay as well as Langdale and Powell River on the Sunshine Coast are…

Why Pirates Are Broke: These 5 Navies Dominate The 7 Seas

Key point: In wartime, a navy projects naval power in order to deny the enemy the ability to do the same.It’s a universal truth handed down since antiquity: a country with a coastline has a navy. Big or small, navies worldwide have the same basic mission—to project military might into neighboring waters and beyond.The peacetime role…

9 Ways to Refresh Your Business’s Image Without Investing a Fortune

If you run a business, then you know that it’s not always smooth sailing. Your customers may not be responding to your offer as positively as they once did or your “high-seasons” are few and far between. Here are nine ways to refresh your company’s image without spending a fortune. Have you’ve started to rethink…

How moms and dads can support the young activists in their lives

In the 2020s, knowing how to help young activists might just become a prerequisite to parenting.  If it seems like all the ~kids today~ are becoming activists, you’re not wrong: The 2010s saw a promising spurt of youth-led activism, from Malala Yousafzai’s trailblazing advocacy for girls’ education to the young people leading climate strikes and…

Watch Greta Thunberg’s journey throughout the Atlantic on YouTube

By Shannon Connellan2020-02-04 14:59:48 UTC It’s not every day you get to sail a world-famous, Nobel Prize-nominated, teen activist across the seas on your yacht. That’s exactly what Australian couple Elayna Carausu and Riley Whitelum did with their crew in December, sailing 3200 nautical miles across the Atlantic Ocean to Lisbon, Portugal with Greta Thunberg…

Sailing These Russian Nuclear Submarines Was Basically A Suicide Mission

Key Point: The November-class submarined expanded Soviet influence, but at a cost.The United States launched the first nuclear-powered submarine, the USS Nautilus, in 1954, revolutionizing undersea warfare. The Nautilus’s reactor allowed it operate underwater for months at a time, compared to the hours or days afforded conventional submarines. The following year, the Soviet Union began building…

All The Winners From MediaMolecules First Yearly IMPY Awards

Thanks to everyone who joined us for last night’s 1st Annual IMPY Awards! If you missed our magical evening you can catch the rebroadcast now… or cheat and skip ahead in this post to see the winners! It’s been an incredible year in Dreams and the IMPY Awards just scratch the surface of all the…