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10 Sustainable Fashion Brands That Will Keep You—and Planet Earth—Looking Good
10 Sustainable Fashion Brands That Will Keep You—and Planet Earth—Looking GoodIn 2013, shoppers were reaquainted with the tragic story of their clothing when a massive factory collapse claimed the lives of more than 1,100 Bangladeshi garment workers. The nonprofit Fashion Revolution, formed in response to that disaster, continues to ...read more
Source: Alter Net
Published on Sun, 25 Jun 2017 10:15:00 GMT
20 percent of planet Earth visits YouTube every month
20 percent of planet Earth visits YouTube every monthAs far as milestones go, it's a big one. YouTube announced in a blog post today that it crossed 1.5 billion viewers per month. Those 1.5 billion accounts spend an average on one hour a day streaming videos on mobile alone. CEO Susan Wojcicki also announced ...read more
Source: CNet
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:33:00 GMT
Planet Earth II iguana scene sparks BBC fakery row amid claims Bafta-winning footage was ‘stitched’ together using different takes
Planet Earth II iguana scene sparks BBC fakery row amid claims Bafta-winning footage was ‘stitched’ together using different takesPLANET Earth II is embroiled in a fakery row after the producer reportedly revealed the award-winning iguana scene was “stitched” together using different takes. The nail-biting beach battle between an iguana and racer snakes left viewers stunned and ...read more
Source: The Sun
Published on Wed, 14 Jun 2017 12:17:00 GMT
Emmys: How 'Planet Earth II' Cinematographer Filmed Komodo Dragons With "Teeth Like Steak Knives"
Emmys: How 'Planet Earth II' Cinematographer Filmed Komodo Dragons With Planet Earth II — the BBC’s epic sequel to its 2006 nature documentary series — involved 42 different camera operators, who filmed in 40 countries over the course of a four-year production schedule. That included photographing such rare creatures as ...read more
Source: Hollywood Reporter
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:33:00 GMT
Study suggests solar eruptions hit planet Earth like a sneeze
Study suggests solar eruptions hit planet Earth like a sneezeJune 23 (UPI) --New analysis of plasma clouds ejected by the sun suggest solar eruptions behave like a sneeze. Until now, astronomers looked at cloud-like structures of coronal mass ejections as single entities. The latest research -- detailed in the ...read more
Source: United Press International
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:12:00 GMT
Stephen Hawking: it’s time to get the hell off planet Earth
Stephen Hawking: it’s time to get the hell off planet EarthTRONDHEIM, Norway — Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has set a deadline for humanity to save itself. Within the next 100 years, he warns, we need to colonize Mars and other planets. If we don’t, we may not survive climate change, disease, and ...read more
Source: Vox
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:33:00 GMT
For goodness snake! It's an iguana drama: CRAIG BROWN has been inundated with mail after claim Bafta-winning Planet Earth II scene was concocted from several takes
For goodness snake! It's an iguana drama: CRAIG BROWN has been inundated with mail after claim Bafta-winning Planet Earth II scene was concocted from several takesFollowing the revelation that a Bafta-winning sequence on Planet Earth of an iguana being chased by snakes was concocted from several takes involving different animals, I have been inundated with mail from some of our best-known TV animals. Sir: As one ...read more
Source: Daily Mail
Published on Wed, 14 Jun 2017 17:50:00 GMT
BBC denies claims Planet Earth II's iguana vs snakes chase was faked
BBC denies claims Planet Earth II's iguana vs snakes chase was fakedIt's okay guys, Sir David Attenborough wasn't fooling us all. Planet Earth II's outstanding iguana vs snakes chase came under fire yesterday (June 14) after producer Elizabeth White revealed that it didn't happen exactly as we saw it. "It wasn't the same ...read more
Source: Digital Spy
Published on Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:09:00 GMT
‘The Leftovers’ Star Scott Glenn & Director Mimi Leder On Their Exposure To “The Oldest Culture On Planet Earth”
‘The Leftovers’ Star Scott Glenn & Director Mimi Leder On Their Exposure To “The Oldest Culture On Planet Earth”Directing the Season 3 premiere and finale, Leder also directed the third episode of the season, “Crazy Whitefella Thinking,” in which Glenn’s self-proclaimed prophet Kevin Garvey, Sr. goes on a walkabout in the Australian outback. With limited real ...read more
Source: Deadline Hollywood
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:30:00 GMT
Watch Snoop Dogg narrate Planet Earth’s ‘Iguana Vs. Snake Chase’
Watch Snoop Dogg narrate Planet Earth’s ‘Iguana Vs. Snake Chase’Snoop Dogg returned with another edition of his ‘Plizzanet Earth’ series, this time taking on the ‘Iguana Vs. Snake Chase’ from last year’s Planet Earth II: Islands. The segment was recently named Virgin’s Must-See TV moment at the this year ...read more
Source: NME
Published on Wed, 14 Jun 2017 10:53:00 GMT