7. Google +
Avg. user minutes spent per month: 3
If there was going to be one name on the Internet to challenge the incumbent social network boss, certainly you'd think it could be Google, which launched its Google + site with much hope last June*. Yet after encouraging numbers late last year, the online society run by Google, whose search engine is the most-visited site in the entire world, is trending in the wrong direction. According to comScore, users of Google +, which has some 100 million members, spent 5.1 minutes on the site last November, but that figure dipped to 4.8 minutes in December and fellfurther to just over three minutes in the first month of 2012.
*Google + opened to everyone over the age of 18 on Sept. 20, 2011.
(dipped to 4.8 minutes)
The waters around the southern Line Islands in the Pacific Ocean are home to some of the healthiest coral reefs in the world. The government of Kiribat... More The waters around the southern Line Islands in the Pacific Ocean are home to some of the healthiest coral reefs in the world. The government of Kiribati recently declared a 12-nautical-mile fishing exclusion zone around each of the five islands, thanks in part to the efforts of National Geographic's Pristine Seas initiative and Explorer-in-Residence Enric Sala, who led a research expedition there in 2009. "Diving at the southern Line Islands reveals what the seas once were, in all their richness and wonder," says Sala. "Coming here has reset our entire understanding of what's natural, and has given us a new baseline against which to measure healthy and unhealthy reefs everywhere." Read more about the southern Line Islands online in National Geographic magazine: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2014/09/southern-line-islands/warne-text
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