Archive for February, 2015

Feb
03

Race Bib Coasters Gift Ideas For Runners

Running medal hooks

Did you know that in 2012, more than 57 million Americans went for a run, jog, or sprint at least once? Did you know that there are 2,000 half-marathons in the U.S. every year and, furthermore, 500,000 marathon runners as well? Baseball may be considered America’s pastime but perhaps running, either competitively or simply as an exercise, should be considered a runner-up (no pun intended).

There are millions of runners — that is, people who run at least occasionally — in the U.S. but for every runner out there, there are even more runners gifts lying in wait. The only thing better for a runner besides crossing the finish line is crossing the finish line and receiving a gift at the end! Continue Reading | No Comments

Feb
02

Award-Winning Team of Architects Designs Fascinating Artificial Reef

Fish attractors

Over time, it has become very clear that human progress has often come at the expense of our oceans, lakes, rivers and other bodies of water. Of these, saltwater environments are probably faring the worst: in addition to the destruction of native environments and the loss of a number of species, processes like oceanic acidification are changing the chemical makeup of our oceans, rendering them toxic to marine life. Fortunately, a number of organizations and communities are beginning to take steps to reverse these unfortunate developments. One common project, for example, is the addition of artificial fish habitats to areas where the natural environment has been destroyed. These a