How to dress for altitude and sledding in the Avalanche season opener

How to dress for altitude and sledding in the Avalanche season opener

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche are set to take on the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m.MT at the Pepsi Center in Denver, marking the first time the Wild will have a game at 7,300 feet above sea level.In its first season in the Colorado Avalanche arena, the Wild are not expected to […]

A new trend in Israeli-Palestinian relations: Elevator buttons

A new trend in Israeli-Palestinian relations: Elevator buttons

The Jerusalem post reports on an Israeli initiative to create a new trend: Elevators for Palestinians.“The idea is to elevate the Palestinians’ status and their rights,” says the Israeli-American journalist.“It’s a way of showing them we support them, we’re ready to help them,” he adds.In response to the elevation of Palestinians in the region, the […]

How to save the Amazon rainforest

How to save the Amazon rainforest

An Amazon rain forest that once provided the backbone of the region’s economy is being transformed into a giant exporter of soy and corn.A new report by the University of Washington and the University in Hong Kong says the Amazon’s forest cover is being eroded at a rate of 5.3 billion hectares annually.The Amazon, which […]

How to make the most of a big snow storm, says ‘fantastic’ photographer

How to make the most of a big snow storm, says ‘fantastic’ photographer

“It was really good weather and it felt like the whole world was coming out of the woods and the trees were just hanging over the edge,” said Breckenridge resident Laura Bemel, adding she had never seen such a big storm.“It’s a really big storm, and we had no idea how big it was going […]

GOP senator calls for probe into U.S. military’s role in Iraq and Syria conflict

GOP senator calls for probe into U.S. military’s role in Iraq and Syria conflict

In an unusual step, Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham is calling for an investigation into the U.N. weapons program that led to the deaths of more than 3,000 civilians and wounded thousands more in Iraq.The Senate Armed Services Committee voted on Tuesday to hold hearings on whether the U,S.government authorized the use of U.F.O.s to hit […]

How I discovered coffee is the new hotness

How I discovered coffee is the new hotness

I’ve been addicted to coffee since my teen years.And I have to say, it’s never gone away.I’ve always loved coffee and I’m still on the hunt for the perfect cup.But lately, I’ve found myself reaching for a coffee-based coffee-flavored gel or cream.The flavor I crave is usually a coffee flavor with the addition of vanilla.But […]

Inside the Elevators That Changed the World

Inside the Elevators That Changed the World

Polygon is an independent game site dedicated to bringing you the latest news, reviews, and interviews about games.You can follow us on Twitter at @polygon, like us on Facebook at facebook.com/polygon and subscribe to our podcast at soundcloud.com/+polygon.If you want to hear us rant, you can follow our ramblings on Twitter: @polygonsgames, @theelevators, @insidetheelderschool, @InsideTheElevatorsSchool, […]

What to Know about Outkast Elevators, the New Orleans Elevators Outkasts Elevator Company

What to Know about Outkast Elevators, the New Orleans Elevators Outkasts Elevator Company

It’s the kind of thing that would make anyone feel like they were at a spa.A white plastic elevator sits in a corner of a cramped, empty space on the first floor of the New Orleanian Hotel.The elevators are for guests who need to access the hotel’s lobby and the lobby of the nearby hotel.Inside, […]

When you’re stuck in a stairwell: A quick and easy way to get to your favourite spots

When you’re stuck in a stairwell: A quick and easy way to get to your favourite spots

Elevators in Australia are often the first thing people think of when they think of Australian resorts.With the number of people moving to the country for work, it’s a perfect place for them to travel.But there’s a lot more to the story than the sheer number of escalators and lifts in our country’s cities.The word […]

Which NFL team has the best football team in the world?

Which NFL team has the best football team in the world?

ESPN’s college football coverage continues to be an enormous hit.But the network’s college game coverage has also been getting less attention.ESPN has been airing one game every two weeks, down from a weekly average of six, and the network is also going to start airing fewer games this season.It is a sign that ESPN is […]