Category: PICTURE OF THE DAY

Nov 12, 2018

Standing in the Middle of a Huge Pond That Drains Every Dry Season

Standing in the Middle of a Huge Pond That Drains Every Dry Season

The pond ‘sinks’ with the water table and can go from full to empty in a matter of weeks

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Oct 23, 2018

NASA Scientists Find Perfectly Rectangular Iceberg in Antarctica

NASA Scientists Find Perfectly Rectangular Iceberg in Antarctica

Tabular iceberg designed by nature

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Oct 22, 2018

Scientists Find Googly Eyes Effective at Reducing Bird/Plane Collisions

Scientists Find Googly Eyes Effective at Reducing Bird/Plane Collisions

After 300 tests, only one pattern triggered the desired avoidance behavior: a pair of looming googly eyes

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Oct 15, 2018

American Troops On Their Way Home from WWII

Official U.S. Navy photo via the New York Historical Society

Crowded ships like this brought back troops for months after V-Day

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Sep 25, 2018

Belgian Students Commemorate 100 Years By Restoring Graves of WW1 Soldiers

Belgian Students Commemorate 100 Years By Restoring Graves of WW1 Soldiers

Art students cleaned, repainted and restored 250 graves spread over 5 cemeteries

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Aug 24, 2018

Bluebells in Pryor’s Wood, England

© User:Colin / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 4.0

Pryor’s Wood is an 8.7 hectare nature reserve in Great Ashby, near Stevenage in Hertfordshire

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Aug 22, 2018

When Hail Met Sunroof

When Hail Met Sunroof

A hailstorm in Fort Collins, Colorado wreaked havoc as seen in this unbelievable photo

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