It’s not news that a substantial great white shark population has set up shop along the Eastern Seaboard, reaching as far up as New Brunswick. Surfers and other beachgoers have been faced with signs at beaches warning them of the dangers of a shark encounter, and last summer a bodyboarder was killed in a shark attack in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Shark attacks are still extremely rare, as sharks much prefer seals over humans, and typically mistake us as prey when attacks do occur. Statistically, your odds of a deadly encounter are 1 in 11.5 million, similar to the odds of a deadly bear or rattlesnake attack.
Every skier and snowboarder has a personal bucket list they would like to accomplish before their knees give out and they have to resort to something lesser, like golfing. Most common are having a 100-day season, visiting Japow, getting their alpine fix in at Chamonix, and doing a tour of British Columbia’s legendary Powder Highway. Enter To Win: All Friends on a Powder Day Sweepstakes The Powder Highway is famous for its huge amounts of fluffy white snowfall in down-to-earth towns with
Patagonia is closing its worldwide stores and offices today in solidarity with the Global Climate Strike activists fighting for climate action. They are also asking people to text CLIMATE to 71333 to "Tell Congress that there is no room in government deniers" or to call, email, or tweet at their local government representatives. RELATED: JHMR to Run Entirely on Wind Power, Effective Immediately The company also posted the following call to action on their climate action page: "As an
It's a rare day when snow is on the ground in Atlanta, Georgia. The city's annual average snowfall is less than three inches, but we have it on good authority that an 800-ton dump of the cold white stuff will descend on Hotlanta from December 20th-22nd. Specifically, the snow will be located on a 15-story ramp placed inside SunTrust Park, home of the Braves. Some of the world's best skiers and snowboarders will be descending on the city and throwing down their finest tricks. RELATED: Spend a