Apocalyptic Image of the Great Lakes Gives New Meaning to ‘Lake-Effect Snow’

Apocalyptic Image of the Great Lakes Gives New Meaning to ‘Lake-Effect Snow’

A stunning true-color satellite image taken yesterday shows the Great Lakes shrouded by lake-effect snow clouds. It’s a glorious example of this meteorological phenomenon in action.

The challenge of defeating the Islamic State is a huge one. The group is formidably armed, and, above all, it has been able to attract unprecedented numbers of young recruits from the West—not least by drawing on apocalyptic currents in Islamic culture that have always appealed to people who are at the margins or who are seeking some new source of meaning.

The challenge of defeating the Islamic State is a huge one. The group is formidably armed, and, above all, it has been able to attract unprecedented numbers of young recruits from the West—not least by drawing on apocalyptic currents in Islamic culture that have always appealed to people who are at the margins or who are seeking some new source of meaning.

Seventy percent of Earth’s surface is covered by water, meaning if we were unfortunate enough to be struck by an enormous asteroid, it’d probably make a big splash. A team of data scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory recently decided to model what would happen if an asteroid struck the sea. Despite the apocalyptic subject matter, the results are quite beautiful.

Here's What Would Happen If a Giant Asteroid Struck the Ocean

Seventy percent of Earth’s surface is covered by water, meaning if we were unfortunate enough to be struck by an enormous asteroid, it’d probably make a big splash. A team of data scientists at Los Alamos National Laboratory recently decided to model what would happen if an asteroid struck the sea. Despite the apocalyptic subject matter, the results are quite beautiful.

Truth be told:  I’m a huge fan of apocalyptic or dystopian fiction.  Or, a fancier term, ‘speculative fiction’.  Meaning the ‘what ifs’ in life;  what if there was a pandemic, a nuclear explosion, or some cataclysmic event that creates a VERY challenging world for those left behind. I’m no writer, but if I was, I …

End Times for Bees

Truth be told: I’m a huge fan of apocalyptic or dystopian fiction. Or, a fancier term, ‘speculative fiction’. Meaning the ‘what ifs’ in life; what if there was a pandemic, a nuclear explosion, or some cataclysmic event that creates a VERY challenging world for those left behind. I’m no writer, but if I was, I …

15 Beauty-Brand Names We've Been Totally Wrong About #refinery29  http://www.refinery29.com/beauty-brand-name-meanings#slide-8  No, you won't find swatches of Half Baked shadow. Instead, you'll likely see a collection of post-apocalyptic crumbling buildings. That's because "Urban Decay" is actually defined as "the decay and deterioration of an urban area due to neglect or age." A little weird for a ...

We Had No Idea What These Beauty-Brand Names Actually Meant

15 Beauty-Brand Names We've Been Totally Wrong About #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/beauty-brand-name-meanings#slide-8 No, you won't find swatches of Half Baked shadow. Instead, you'll likely see a collection of post-apocalyptic crumbling buildings. That's because "Urban Decay" is actually defined as "the decay and deterioration of an urban area due to neglect or age." A little weird for a ...

A stunning true-color satellite image taken yesterday shows the Great Lakes shrouded by lake-effect snow clouds. It’s a glorious example of this meteorological phenomenon in action.

Apocalyptic Image of the Great Lakes Gives New Meaning to ‘Lake-Effect Snow’

A stunning true-color satellite image taken yesterday shows the Great Lakes shrouded by lake-effect snow clouds. It’s a glorious example of this meteorological phenomenon in action.

great lakes . lake-effect snow clouds

Apocalyptic Image of the Great Lakes Gives New Meaning to ‘Lake-Effect Snow’

Fathoms, Haunting Animated Short About Two People and a Cat Stranded in Post-Apocalyptic Brooklyn

Fathoms, Haunting Animated Short About Two People and a Cat Stranded in Post-Apocalyptic Brooklyn

“Fathoms” by Joe Russ is a beautiful animated short film about a man, a girl, and a cat who struggle to survive in the flooded remains of a post-apocalyptic Brooklyn. Russ was inspired …

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