Most people don't realize how many barrier islands exist in Savannah, Georgia or how easy they are to get to by boat, kayak or jet ski. Here we investigate one called Sharktooth Island.
Dharavi, Mumbai. Asia's largest slum. Poverty, Disease and Inequality. But is there hope for its residents?
The cheetah is one of the most iconic animals in the world. The cheetah doesn't get the respect or media attention the lion does, but there are only ten thousand left in this world. Save the cheetah.
What are the top ten environmental problems facing the world today? A recent scientific paper published in Nature attempted to answer this question, with a twist. The Earth has spent roughly the last 12,000 years in a...
Remote Sensing Image The environment virtually encompasses everything in the world around us. This includes natural, physical, biotic and abiotic as well as human socio-economic features. Geographers have long claimed...
Although I've lived 40 years in New Orleans and have no desire to leave, I left a small part of my heart in Arkansas.
The southwestern area of British Columbia in Canada has beautiful wildflowers. Here are photos and descriptions of some of my favourite spring blossoms.
Answering the questions, "Where is North?" and "Where is South?" are pretty easy when you know what to do. I'm going to show you how to find your direction no matter where you are on the planet and no matter...
This article points out how big crocodiles can get and the danger they can pose to people unlucky enough to encounter them.
Irises are beautiful flowers that have a wide variety of colours. Some are used to make orris root, which has a lovely scent but can cause an allergic response.