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@Regrann from @nytimes - The Svalbard Global Seed Vault is a storage facility dug some 400 feet into the side of a mountain on a Norwegian island near the North Pole. This subterranean safe house can hold up to 2.25 billion seeds and currently contains some 5000 species of essential food crops. Its temperature is maintained at just below 0 degrees Farenheit which is cold enough to keep seeds viable for decades and perhaps even thousands of years. The seed vault is probably the best-known…

Arks of the Apocalypse: All around the world scientists are building repositories of everything from seeds to ice to mammal milk racing to preserve a natural order that is fast disappearing.

Face-Off With a Deadly Predator | National Geographic

National Geographic photographer’s unbelievable encounter with vicious predator in Antarctica (VIDEO) - Imaging Resource

Ian Walsh - Still Life, Commercial, Product & Cosmetic Photographer - Home | Still Life Photographer - Ian Oliver Walsh

Still Life product photographer Ian Oliver Walsh, Creative advertising and editorial - Specialising in still life beauty, makeup, cosmetics, jewellery and fashion products

Visit Trump's America: The Handmaid’s Tale’: A Newly Resonant Dystopia Comes to TV - The New York Times

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’: A Newly Resonant Dystopia Comes to TV

What to Read Before Watching the New Episode of ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ - NYT Watching

Peterson's Restaurant in Red Bank NJ  1960's

Peterson's Restaurant in Red Bank NJ

The Eagle Creek wildfire burns as golfers play at the Beacon Rock Golf Course in North Bonneville, Washington, U. September Picture taken on September REUTERS/Kristi McCluer.

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"Your Gut Bacteria Don’t Like Junk Food – Even If You Do"  An experiment of one but very interesting results that are most likely not unique to the brave individual in this article. #microbiome #trustyourgut

Yo-yoing between eating well during the week and bingeing on junk food over the weekend is likely to be just as bad for your gut health as a consistent diet of junk.

Amazing series of shots by Paul Kwilecki 'Georgia' from the 1970s

Girl with Afro sitting on bumper of old car, 1970 Paul Kwilecki’s Photograph Collection at Duke University


The Empty Chinese Amusement Park

Photographer Stefano Cerio documents empty Chinese amusement parks to find the true meaning of happiness.

Thomas Meyer

Thomas Meyer



Local government officials gathered last week in Nags Head to discuss how to respond to expected federal and state funding cuts to beach and inlet management programs.