Flying Foxes, Rococo Toads, And Other Creatures Of Darkness

Flying Foxes, Rococo Toads, And Other Creatures Of Darkness After sunset, a totally totally different world involves life.  Photographer Traer Scott writes that her journey into darkness began with moths, “the mysterious, moonlit cousins of the perky, sunny butterfly–flitting wildly and ever frantically close to our porch lights however by no means coming fairly shut sufficient […]
September 2, 2014

Lauren Bacall, a display goddess of the shadows

Lauren Bacall, a display goddess of the shadows NEW YORK (AP) — “Anybody obtained a match?” was Lauren Bacall’s first line, in Howard Hawks “To Have and Have Not,” and, ever since, captive moviegoers have been desperately fumbling for a light-weight. Bacall, who died Tuesday in New York at age 89, appeared to stay in […]
September 2, 2014

Factory exercise in Europe, Asia cools; demand lull a priority

Factory exercise in Europe, Asia cools; demand lull a priority By Sumanta Dey and Wayne Cole BANGALORE/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Factory exercise in Europe and Asia cooled in August after a robust July, as new orders dwindled within the face of escalating tensions in Ukraine and a patchy restoration in China, buying managers indexes confirmed. Despite […]
September 2, 2014

Rampaging Mayo GAA fan bursts on to social media

Rampaging Mayo GAA fan bursts on to social media Stewards take away Mayo fan Mick Barrett from the pitch in the course of the All Ireland Senior Football Championship semi-last in Limerick. Photograph: Inpho Topics: Sport Gaelic Games Limerick Mayo County Kerry Ireland More Topics Blood, sweat and tears. Saturday’s All Ireland soccer semi-ultimate replay […]
September 2, 2014

NASA says new heavy-raise rocket debut unlikely till 2018

NASA says new heavy-carry rocket debut unlikely till 2018 By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL Fla. (Reuters) – NASA’s new heavy-carry rocket, designed to fly astronauts to the moon, asteroids and ultimately Mars, possible won’t have its debut check flight till November 2018, almost a yr later than earlier estimates, company officers stated on Wednesday. NASA […]
September 2, 2014

Florida energy utilities worry return of ‘Green Governor’ Crist

Florida energy utilities worry return of ‘Green Governor’ Crist By David Adams MIAMI (Reuters) – When Charlie Crist final ruled Florida, his inexperienced power and local weather insurance policies made him few associates among the many state’s highly effective electrical energy firms. Now, because the Republican-turned Democrat bids to return to the governor’s mansion, it […]
September 2, 2014