As the evenings get darker and the temperature lower, a night in by the fire isn’t the worst of ideas. So with added comfort, refreshing spa facilities and a gourmet cuisine, Moddershall Oaks has it all for you this winter. The five-star country spa retreat is a cosy 10-suite getaway in the heart of Staffordshire […]
Enlarge / Riverfront Ave. in Calgary during the Alberta floods 2013. (credit: Ryan L. C. Quan / Wikimedia) In June 2013, Keith Musselman was living in the Canadian Rockies when the nearby Bow River flooded. “We were in a valley, so we were stuck for about five days,” Musselman told Ars. “The community was devastated.” […]
ASTHMA sufferers are more likely to have an attack as the UK enters hay fever season, with 80 percent of sufferers saying pollen triggers their symptoms.
Enlarge / Temperatures at the start of 2018—a familiar pattern as of late. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) Without some historical context, it’s easy to over-interpret an unusual weather event, especially when it’s fresh in your mind. At this time of year in the US, that means cold snaps or unseasonably warm weather—and the storms that […]
GETTY The Bahamas are known for their stunning beaches, but some come with a piggy surprise But as we drew closer to one of these, my eyes seemed to be deceiving me. There, in the water, was a big, fat, black and white pig and several little pink piglets paddling behind it, emitting a chorus […]
One of the best comedy series on TV right now is undoubtedly Broad City. What first felt like the female answer to Workaholics has become the shining beacon in Comedy Central’s current line-up of shows as Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer have taken New York City by storm across three seasons. Now the fourth season […]
Photo: Getty Great news, everyone! We’re getting better at measuring the changing temperature of the ocean. Unfortunately, the data shows that they are warming more rapidly than researchers thought. Advertisement A new study published in Scientific Advances has pulled together the data we have for ocean heating from 1960-2015. It provides what is believed to […]