• Swedish company is building wind turbine towers out of timber

    It seems that you can build just about anything out of wood.

  • Maryland regulators call hearing over impact of larger wind turbines on Ocean City beach view

    The Maryland Public Service Commission is reconsidering the impact offshore wind turbines could have on Ocean City tourism, calling developers’ new plans to build windmills more than 800 feet tall a “material” change from their initial proposals. The panel announced Friday it will hold a public

  • Push for beauty in 2020: Holiday fashion, beauty essentials

    Be prepared for the holidays, the most beautiful time of the year, with these fashion and beauty must-haves for the season.

  • Get ready for a windy Wednesday: High wind warning, wind advisory in effect

    High wind warning in effect from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Wednesday for Ottawa, Sandusky, Erie, Lorain and Huron counties. Wind advisory in effect from 7 a.m. Wednesday to 7 a.m. Thursday for Cuyahoga, Lake and Ashtabula counties. Wind advisory in effect from 10 a.m. Wednesday to 4 a.m. Thursday for Geauga, Medina, Summit, Portage, Trumbull, Wayne, Stark, Mahoning and Holmes counties. More weather alerts here WEATHER TIMELINE: Rain develops during the early overnight.  A solid 1/2″ is expected for [

  • Solar Wind Around Pluto instrument confirms solar wind slows farther away from the sun

    Measurements taken by the Solar Wind Around Pluto (SWAP) instrument aboard NASA's New Horizons spacecraft are providing important new insights from some of the farthest reaches of space ever explored. In a paper recently published in the Astrophysical Journal, a team led by Southwest Research Institute shows how the solar wind—the supersonic stream of charged particles blown out by the Sun—evolves at increasing distances from the Sun.

  • Beautiful News Daily

    Each day since the beginning of October, the team of designers, technologists, and researchers at Beautiful News Daily (a project by Information Is Beautiful) have been posting infographics and data visualizations that share some good news about the world. The site’s tagline is “unseen trends, uplifting stats, creative solutions”.

  • Effects of the solar wind

    The wind speed of a devastating Category 5 hurricane can top over 150 miles per hour (241km/hour.) Now imagine another kind of wind with an average speed of 0.87 million miles per hour (1.4 million km/hour.) Welcome to the wind that begins in our sun and doesn't stop until after it reaches the edge of the heliosphere: the solar wind.

  • Queen & Slim's Beautiful Betrayal

    In Netflix’s See You Yesterday, a young girl successfully builds a time machine with her best friend. But before they fully understand the implications of their new power, they set in motion a series of events that lead to her brother’s death at the hands of police. As they try to undo their fatal mistake, they learn the hard way that there are variables they will never be able to control—resistance is futile when violence is the nasty birthright you have inherited by virtue of being black in...

  • Soggy Sunday with High Winds

    KSBW Meteorologist Gina DeVecchio has your local forecast.

  • Some without power after high winds

    CLEVELAND (WJW)– More than 1,000 FirstEnergy customers remain without power in Cuyahoga County after high winds whipped through on Wednesday. Strong gusts are being blamed for knocking down trees and power lines all across Northeast Ohio. The outages are causing trouble for those planning to host Thanksgiving dinner. FirstEnergy said crews are out, trying to restore power to everyone as soon as possible. According to the power company, about half of those outages are in the city of Cleveland....

  • Appreciating the need for — and the beauty of — the urban forest

    Street trees shade and cool us and help remove carbon from the atmosphere. We need to help them thrive.

  • Black Women Reign at Beauty Pageants

    When Zozibini Tunzi was named Miss Universe on Sunday, it signified the first time that black women had simultaneously held the top prize in four of the major beauty pageants.