When a tower falls: An interactive interactive map of the Mt. Hood wildfire

Six years ago, an employee at an outdoor furniture store in Tallahassee called the police when he noticed a “blackish smoke” coming from a building in the city’s northeast.It was the kind of smoke that you would see in a coal mine.The blaze was spreading at a rate of 1,000 acres per minute, and the […]

How does altitude affect your blood pressure?

Posted May 25, 2018 12:25:33 When it comes to blood pressure management, the top three factors are elevation, elevation by address and elevation by elevation by altitude.“A little elevation at the top of the body can be good,” says Dr. Jennifer McKeon, medical director of the National Center for Chronic Lower Extremity Medicine at Mount […]

When is Machu Picchu Elevated?

The mountain of ancient ruins at Machu can be seen in the distance.A couple of hours north of the capital of Huayna, in the state of Chiapas, sits Machu, where the ancient Mayan city of Machu was founded in 1216. “The Machu is a volcano, so it’s an earthquake zone.And the Machu sits on a fault […]