The ten different types of clouds

Clouds play an important role in the climate system, and can warn us of what lies ahead. Learn how to identify cloud types.

Clouds provide shade, store water, and distribute heat from the equator to the poles. Their mechanisms are still not completely known, but their relevance to the earth's balance is unquestionable.

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) created an International Cloud Atlas that recognizes ten types of cloud. Clouds can appear at between 6,500 feet (2,000 meters) and 16,500 feet (5,000 meters).

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Need a river taxi? Take the Sea Bubbles

The Sea Bubbles are ready to "fly on water." The ultimate eco-friendly mean of transportation will see the light of day in June 2017.

The innovative watercraft was created by French yachtsman Alain Thébault, and Swedish pro windsurfer Anders Bringdal.

They believe they have found the solution to traffic congestion and urban air pollution. These solar-powered pods float two feet above the water and travel at 18 miles per hour (30 kilometers per hour).

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Why shark culling is not the answer

Humans are global super predators. So, should we hunt and cull sharks just because they kill some of us?

What is shark culling? Shark culling is a governmental policy to capture and kill sharks in coastal areas with the goal of reducing the number of predators in public beaches, and the attacks on swimmers and surfers.

It's an intense and emotional debate with fierce representations and opinions on both sides of the table. But let's start with the basics. If we defend and protect thousands of animal species, why shouldn't we protect sharks?

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The push through, or punch through technique allows surfers to get past a small broken wave and reach the lineup without having to duck dive or turtle roll.

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Nic Rapa and Sean Silveira have taken out the second event of the 2018 Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour (PWT), held at Lake Allatoona's Dallas Landing Park, in Acworth, Georgia.

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