Category: NATURE/SPACE

Dec 22, 2016

Picture of the Day: Snow in the Sahara for First Time in 40 Years

Picture of the Day: Snow in the Sahara for First Time in 40 Years

The rare event was captured by Karim Bouchetata, just outside of the small Algerian town of Ain Sefra

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Dec 21, 2016

Picture of the Day: The Linear Dunes of the Namib Sand Sea from Space

Picture of the Day: The Linear Dunes of the Namib Sand Sea from Space

The Namib Sand Sea is a World Heritage Site and the only coastal desert in the world that includes extensive dune fields influenced by fog

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Dec 20, 2016

15 Beautiful Bonsai Forests

15 Beautiful Bonsai Forests

15 wonderful little, big forests for your viewing pleasure

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Dec 15, 2016

Picture of the Day: A Feathered Dinosaur Tail Preserved in Amber

Picture of the Day: A Feathered Dinosaur Tail Preserved in Amber

In a historic find, the tail of a 99 million year old dinosaur is seen intact and perfectly preserved in amber; including bones, soft tissue, and feathers. The finding was reported in the latest issue of the science journal, Current Biology.

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Dec 15, 2016

This Hungarian Fishing Lake Looks Frozen in Time (11 Photos)

This Hungarian Fishing Lake Looks Frozen in Time (11 Photos)

Situated within a nature preserve just outside of a 2,500 person town called Sződliget; you will find a tiny fishing lake that was originally established as a sport fishing lake in 1949

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Dec 13, 2016

Picture of the Day: Foggy Nights, Long Exposure Lights

Picture of the Day: Foggy Nights, Long Exposure Lights

My favorite photo from Andreas Levers’ ongoing series “At Night”

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Dec 12, 2016

Picture of the Day: Outdoor Lights After a Snowstorm in Chicago

Picture of the Day: Outdoor Lights After a Snowstorm in Chicago

A set of outdoor lights becomes encased in snow, creating an unexpectedly beautiful glowing effect

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