There are jigsaw puzzle nights at coffee shops and libraries. Puzzle groups and puzzle games online. Hand-cut wooden puzzles that cost thousands of dollars. And puzzle designs that range from edgy, original artwork to your own, custom-ordered family photos.
With a horticulturist for a dad and a mom who cultivates roses, the love of plants is bound to wear off on you. Peter Van Dykes dad brought his young son on his landscaping jobs teaching him gardening skills like grafting early on. Though Peters degree from the University of California was in anthropology, his early jobs were mostly in landscape maintenance.
When it comes to strange animals and plants, Australia is in the lead for its share of the unusual to unique. This ancient mini-continent has mammals that lay eggs, and marsupials that carry their premature babies in pouches. Recent fires put many in the animal kingdom at risk and the plant kingdom as well. Some Australian ecosystems will be altered for centuries and some may never recover.
In celebration of Engineers Week, Thelma Parker Memorial Public and School Library is hosting an Engineering Bash next weekend in Waimea.
Climate change is spurring a new, deep dive into a complex, little-studied weather system blamed for creating billions of dollars in flood damage across the western U.S.
DEPOE BAY, Ore. Tourists, nature lovers and amateur scientists are whipping out their cameras to document the effects of extreme high tides on shorelines from the United States to New Zealand, and by doing so are helping better predict what rising sea levels will mean for coastal communities around the world.
With Valentines Day this Friday, we tend to think of romantic love, but love is much more than romance. It is a state of being we define as Aloha.