How long is the drive from Miami to Key West?
Extremely pricey flights to Key West in November are forcing me to be creative. I'm thinking of flying one way to Miami (from NY), renting a car and driving to Key West. I understand that I won't be zooming along at 75mph, that the drive is part of the ...
State of Emergency Declared by California Governor Due to Wildfires
Jerry Brown’s order Saturday night came as fires in other West Coast states ... much larger Carlton Complex of fires has grown to between 400 and 600 acres, fire spokesman Andy Lyon said. The Carlton Complex has burned an area of about 395 square miles ...
Why U.S. East Coast Is Colder Than Europe's West Coast
It seems brutally unfair to those on the U.S. East Coast that their ... forms a plume just to the west of the warm water. In the case of the Atlantic Ocean, this means the frigid air ends up right over the northeastern United States and eastern Canada.
How far is 3 million miles?
It's a long way, 3 million miles ... but at 874 miles it is less than 1/3,000th of the way. Route 20 in the United States is much farther, stretching 3,365 miles from Boston, Massachusetts on the east coast to Newport, Oregon in the west.
As Panama Canal Expands, West Coast Ports Scramble to Keep Big Cargo Vessels
As construction crews 5,000 miles away are working to widen the Panama Canal to allow much ... East Coast ports through the Suez Canal than to West Coast ports across the Pacific. A new competitive threat has emerged 500 miles north of the United States ...