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Pretty much everything looks better from space. (Even Lake Erie's toxic algae bloom.)But this stunning photo of the San Francisco Bay shot by an astronaut on the International Space Station might take the cake.The nighttime photo captures a bright ring of lights surrounded by the inky darkness of the Pacific Ocean and the bay. San Francisco and the peninsula appear to the west, Silicon Valley ...
More than a century after regulations put a stop to California Gold Rush practices clouding the San Francisco Bay waters with silt, tidal movements have finally started clearing the water. However, that water clarity has made the bay a hotbed for algae blooms, threatening local marine life and posing expensive changes for the Bay Area.A practice of blasting apart hillsides to mine gold was bann...
San Francisco may be the first major city to ban the release of commercially bred butterflies, a popular ceremonial practice at weddings that environmentalists say threatens the species.Local urban lepidopterist Liam O’Brien was one of the environmentalists that called upon San Francisco’s Commission on the Environment to vote the ban into place on Tuesday, though any decision the commission co...
(Reuters) - The San Francisco area was hammered by strong winds that knocked down trees and power lines on Thursday, leaving at least 2 people dead and more than 50,000 without power in California.
For all of the complaining about it being a terrible example of car-centred sububia, there are a lot of green features to the big O.
Miles Scott, dressed as Batkid, right, runs with Batman after saving a damsel in distress in San Francisco, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. San Francisco turned into Gotham City on Friday, as city officials helped fulfill Scott's wish to be "Batkid." Scott, a leukemia patient from Tulelake in far Northern California, was called into service on Friday morning by San Francisco Police Chief Greg ...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Crooks beware! Batkid is fighting crime Friday on the mean streets of San Francisco.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Batkid is fighting crime on the mean streets of San Francisco.
RICHMOND, Va. (November 14, 2013) ? U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Regional Administrator Shawn M. Garvin today announced two EPA community-wide brownfields assessment grants totaling $400,000 to the City of Richmond. These grants will enable the city to expand its environmental assessment of properties, making way for future redevelopment opportunities. ?EPA is pleased to be here at Mai...
This updated design of the Golden State Warriors’ new home comes almost three years after Joe Lacob and Peter Guber took over the franchise. “Going into this project, we wanted to build a world-class event center”, stated Guber. He went on to add, “now,