The USA has the highest rate of youth imprisonment and on any given day there are more than 70,000 youths in detention. And the biggest winners of this mass incarceration? The for-profit prison companies or you, the public?
 50    1031     Sunday, July 27, 2014    # prison # incarceration
The Alberta Oil Sands (Saudi Arabia of the North) as it is proudly refered to in the oil industry has proven to be a financial boom to the Canadian economy. It has also proven to be an environmental nightmare!
 29    459     Sunday, July 27, 2014    # pollution # environment # destruction
Between 2000 and 2013, a network of sensors that monitors Earth around the clock listening for the infrasound signature of nuclear detonations detected 26 explosions on Earth ranging in energy from 1 to 600 kilotons.
 32    870     Thursday, April 24, 2014    # asteroids # impact # space
A tribute to California and the beautiful deserts, mountains and coastlines that exist there. This video showcases a variety of national/state parks as well as less recognized natural areas. The video also focuses on clouds, fog and interesting ...
 29    747     Wednesday, February 26, 2014    # nature # film
The first in a series of short films, aiming to give viewers an intimate view of wild habitats across the UK, without the use of narration or a definitive plot, allowing viewers to take what they want from the footage, illustrating as closely ...
 28    636     Wednesday, February 26, 2014    # nature # film
PillCam® COLON 2 diagnostic tool offers the only non-invasive alternative to colonoscopy for visualization of the colon mucosa.
 33    1045     Sunday, February 9, 2014    # colonoscopy
In this NASA timelapse, satellite images show the rapid deforestation of the amazonian rainforest.
 41    1687     Wednesday, October 9, 2013    # destruction # environment # deforestation
Both the state and federal governments of Australia support and encourage the clearfelling of ancient forest.
 35    876     Wednesday, October 9, 2013    # destruction # extinction # logging
The Innovation of Loneliness by Shimi Cohen.
 35    900     Saturday, July 20, 2013    # social network # video # loneliness
E6 Cattle rears calves for use on dairy farms, confining approximately 10,000 calves and subjecting them to lives of prolonged neglect and misery.
 48    1655     Wednesday, May 29, 2013    # abuse # cruelty # animal welfare