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How to find a safe place to park your car after a beach death

People often leave their cars parked on the beach or in parks on the Jersey Shore, even if they don’t live nearby.But some people also park on the island and have no other options.The Jersey Shore is known for its beaches and is the most popular destination in the U.S. for families and friends to

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A pearl’s hidden power

New Scientist article NEW STUFF In her new book, Pearls of Paradise, journalist and geographer Rebecca Mead explores the origins of the idea of pearls and the geodesic dome.Pearls, Mead says, are not a new mineral.They’re part of our ancient heritage, but we’ve been trying to describe it.We’ve been told they are the product of