Image credit: Photo by Yael Olek, courtesy of the University of Haifa While conducting research in the Sands of Samar in the southern Arava region of Israel, a team from the department of biology at the University of Haifa-Oranim discovered a new species of sand spider. The spider, which has a leg span larger than five inches, is thought to be the largest of its type native to the Middle East
Originally posted here:
Newly Discovered Sand Spider Threatened by Mining
Comments Off on Builders’ Show Presents "The Most Innovative Home Never Built"
Every year the home builders get together for the monster International Home Builders Show; last year they moved it to Las Vegas because Orlando wasn’t big enough, just in time for the biggest meltdown of the residential construction industry ever.
See the rest here:
Builders’ Show Presents "The Most Innovative Home Never Built"
November 22, 2009 by
Filed under Green
Comments Off on Transit Use Boom, but in Some Surprising Cities
Transit use boomed from 2006-2008, but not in traditionally transit-friendly areas. This shows hope for more transit use in traditionally car-oriented places in the US in the future
Transit Use Boom, but in Some Surprising Cities