The use of drones in Pakistan normally brings to mind images of US spy planes attacking tribal areas. But drones now are being used to capture a different kind of picture in the country – showing some of the world’s highest mountains being scaled by world-class climbers through some of Earth’s thinnest air.
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By Mohammad Kamran Jawaid
“Heal,” subtitled in English (spoken language:Dari),is set for public debut through Facebook on July 6,2012,with plans for limited theatrical release later in the year.
A boy in an unnamed village – presumably between Pakistan and Afghanistan (shot in Orange County,California) – discovers a knack for the . . . →Read More:Afghan rural life in a short film
Before you say anything about the content of this article,I hate people who litter. I’ll judge you if I think you’re too lazy to recycle. I hate pollution and the death of our fragile ecosystems and all the rest. But- with that disclaimer out of the way- Glass Beach in Fort Bragg,California is the incredible result of human . . . →Read More:Glass Beach
The nation’s fourth case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE),sometimes referred to as “mad cow disease,”has been confirmed in a dairy cow in central California,the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Tuesday.
The carcass was at a Baker Commodities Inc. rendering facility in Hanford,California,according to Executive Vice President Dennis Luckey.
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Television really is going to the dogs,thanks to an Israeli media company.
Canines in San Diego,California,will now have a chance to be entertained by TV images of happy dogs,people playing soccer and relaxing piano music while their owners are at work. All of this can be accessed through a television network . . . →Read More:A TV channel for the mutts!
Using light from 14,000 distant yet powerful cosmic beacons,astronomers have pieced together the largest and most detailed 3-D map of the ancient universe.
Previous versions plotted the locations of galaxies within 7 billion light-years of Earth. The new version,however,charts clouds of hydrogen in a swath between 10 billion and 12 billion light-years . . . →Read More:Astronomers Create 3-D Map of 3-Billion-Year-Old Universe