One of the filters used in the reverse osmosis system at the desalination plant.
Published on January 2, 2013
Peter MacLaggan of Poseidon Resources, by the Agua Hedionda Lagoon, where the Desalination Plant will be located
Site of the Poseidon Resources Desalination plant
Joseph Shabalala, Miriam Makeba, Okyerema Asante, Paul Simon and Ray Phiri.
Miriam Makeba and Paul Simon.
Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Francis Fuster, Paul Simon, Okyerema Asante and Ray Phiri perform on stage.
The intention of the new rule is to limit family separations during the immigration process.
In contact with freshwater, sockeye salmon begin an incredible metamorphosis: the skin of their body turns red, and their head green.
One of the few mammals to venture in the Aniakchak caldera (Alaska) is the Arctic fox.
The Aniakchak caldera in Alaska. Only Thermophilic bacteria can survive in this environment, feeding essentially on sulfur that they transform into organic matter.
Grizzly bear in front of Augustine volcano, Alaska.
River of lava flowing into the sea, in Kilauea, Hawaii. When the liquid lava solidifies, it continues to build the volcano upwards.
Night eruption in Kilauea, Hawaii.
Eruption of the underwater volcano Hunga-Tonga – Hunga Ha’apai, in the Tonga archipelago.
The lava lake in the crater of the Nyiragongo volcano, Democratic Republic of Congo.
A birdwing caterpillar munching on the ash covered vegetation, Tavurvur volcano, Papua New Guinea.
Night eruption of the Tavurvur volcano, in Papua New Guinea. This volcano has been very active since its 1994 explosion.
Eruption in Firmvoldulhaus, the area between the glaciers of Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull in southern Iceland.
Helicopter over the crater of the Eyjafjallajökull volcano in Iceland.
Hekla volcano in Iceland. Hekla is ready to erupt but its magma chamber is so deep, even for modern instruments, that it will give little warning.
Despite a tragedy in 1993, people have returned to farm around the Mayon volcano in the Philippines.
The town of Gilazpi was evacuated when Mayon Volcano erupted in December 2009. The lava solidified before reaching the town but volcanologists proved they had made an accurate diagnosis.
Congressman Scott Peters.
This section of San Diego's Municipal Code dictates that the special election in District 4 must be held using the old district boundaries.
George Zimmerman (left) and his attorney appear in court for a bond hearing in June. Zimmerman's case sparked a nationwide debate about so-called "stand your ground" laws.
Singer Patti Page performing in 1957.
Visitors look at a Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jet at the Singapore Airshow in 2010. The cost of the plane keeps on rising and is now $130 million or more per plane, depending on the model.
USMC suicide prevention
Marines in uniform.
The Journal News' map of gun owners in Rockland County, N.Y. At its website, the image is interactive so that users can see who has handgun permits and where they live.
The Porras family, circa 1950, sitting at the dinner table for a holiday meal, the boy in the foreground is Margo's late father.
Our beloved geek king, Joss Whedon, on the set of "The Avengers" with Scarlett Johansson.
Katherine Isabelle as "American Mary," from the Twisted Twins, Jen and Sylvia Soska.