In Midtown, Igloos Are Hot
The igloo, with its cavelike stone facade, can comfortably accommodate 15, but perhaps because of the mercury reading, on that particular early afternoon, it was hot only for me ... out of your body.” Do the Korean igloos offer something special?
How do you design a “Keep Out!” sign to last 10,000 years?
So, which do you do? 1) Immediately pack up the entire expedition and ... To get a closer view of one of these proposed hot zone follies, come, let’s take a walk through, and for god’s sake, don’t touch anything. According to the EPA document ...
How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm: Parenting Wisdom from Around the World by Mei-Ling Hopgood
Mei-Ling Hopgood’s wide-eyed study is the latest in a number of volumes by Americans who have stumbled across the notion that other cultures may do things differently or even better. Taiwanese by birth, adopted by Midwestern Americans, and now raising ...
Ask Gadling: How do I pack for a trip to Antarctica?
This week’s question comes from Cedric in Amarillo, Texas: “I’ve just found out that I may be going to Antarctica at the end of the year. I have no clue what to pack but feel like I need to dress like an Eskimo ... will keep you both warm and ...
Igloos don't do well in the hot desert sun
Indeed, it wasn't until 30 years later that Phoenix finally found a place on the NHL map but only after Winnipeg was unable to keep the Jets ... someone with the marketing moxy to sell freezers to Eskimos isn't afraid to build another igloo in the desert.