Anyone driving west from Washington DC towards the Allegheny Mountains will arrive before long in a vast area without mobile phone signals. This is the National Radio Quiet Zone – 13,000 square miles (34,000 sq km) of radio silence. What is it for and how long will it survive? As we drive into the Allegheny … Read more Did mainstream TV tell you about the National Radio Quiet Zone?
Scientists recently identified a dead zone as large as Florida in the Gulf of Oman. The 65,755 square mile area is now devoid of marine life due, in large part, to climate change and human pollution. The increasing size of dead zones in the ocean is threatening the animal populations in our oceans and leading to the destruction of … Read more Scientists Discovered a Dead Zone the Size of Florida in the Gulf of Oman