Tag: phenomena

Oct 17, 2016

Elephant Rushes Into Water to Save Person She Thinks Is Drowning

Elephant Rushes Into Water to Save Person She Thinks Is Drowning

We’re only beginning to understand how intelligent and empathetic elephants truly are

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Oct 6, 2016

Picture of the Day: Rare White Reindeer Spotted in Mala, Sweden

Picture of the Day: Rare White Reindeer Spotted in Mala, Sweden

This guy’s special

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Sep 6, 2016

Rare Pink Dolphin Spotted in Lake Calcasieu, Louisiana

Rare Pink Dolphin Spotted in Lake Calcasieu, Louisiana

The albino bottlenose dolphin was spotted in the brackish lake that connects to the Gulf of Mexico

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Aug 25, 2016

Huge Hornet Nest Makes It Look Like Statue is Wearing a Turban

Huge Hornet Nest Makes It Look Like Statue is Wearing a Turban

Welp. Time to move to Mars

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Aug 1, 2016

Heroic Citizens Form Human Chain to Save Woman from Flash Flood

Heroic Citizens Form Human Chain to Save Woman from Flash Flood

Rescue leader Jason Barnes was nearly swept away himself. A selfless act and a true hero

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Jul 28, 2016

Picture of the Day: Snorkelling Between Two Tectonic Plates

Picture of the Day: Snorkelling Between Two Tectonic Plates

These divers are literally swimming between continental plates at Þingvellir National Park in Iceland

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Jul 25, 2016

Timelapse Captures Amazing Microburst Over Phoenix

Timelapse Captures Amazing Microburst Over Phoenix

Bryan Snider took this incredible timelapse showing the evolution of a strong microburst in Phoenix, Arizona on July 18, 2016

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Jul 22, 2016

Picture of the Day: Purple Rain, Port-la-Nouvelle, France

Picture of the Day: Purple Rain, Port-la-Nouvelle, France

A breathtaking 383-second long exposure photograph by Maxime Raynal

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Jun 30, 2016

Auroras Larger Than Earth Spotted Over Jupiter

Auroras Larger Than Earth Spotted Over Jupiter

Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have observed giant, vivid auroras on the poles of the Solar System’s largest planet

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Jun 21, 2016

Sudden Microburst Wind Storm Causes Grounded Planes to Inadvertently Take Off

Sudden Microburst Wind Storm Causes Grounded Planes to Inadvertently Take Off

A ‘microburst’ is a strong and unpredictable downdraft that moves in a way opposite of a tornado

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