Scientists Discover World’s First Ever Glowing Turtle

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Photo Credit: National Geographic No, that isn’t a “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle” – it’s a genuine glowing turtle – the first biofluorescent reptile discovered by scientists – ever. While filming small sharks and coral reefs in the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific, marine biologists had a very surprising encounter with the “glowing” sea turtle. […]

Rhino Poacher Has Change of Heart, Helps Save Endangered Animals Instead

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Photo Credit: Subhamoy Bhattacharjee, IFAW-WTI  Maheshwar Basumatary, fondly known as “Ontai,” by his colleagues, is a tracker, photographer, naturalist and wildlife defender – but he used to be a rhino poacher. While it’s impossible to undo what’s already been done, it’s never too late for a better future. He may have once earned a living […]

Gorgeous Agates That Naturally Look Like Landscape Shots

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Photo Credit: bijoux-et-mineraux.tumblr.com Agate is a crystalized form of silica, made up primarily of chalcedony, a type of quartz that is composed of very fine intergrowths of the minerals quartz and moganite. They form primarily in cavities of volcanic rock by the deposition of silica from groundwater that seeps through the rocks. Agates are known […]

This One Comic Explains Modern Art

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Have you ever looked at a modern painting and thought, I could so do that! You’re not alone, many abstract paint-splattered creations look simple enough for a child to create, and yet they are sold for sky-high prices in fancy galleries. You start to wonder, is there something more to this that I’m just not […]

Amazing Pics of the Supermoon You Probably Didn’t Get to See

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Photo Credit: @ladzinski via twistedsifter.com/National Geographic While most people didn’t get to see the recent supermoon at its most spectacular, whether due to light pollution, cloudy skies or just snoozing away, some got to see incredible views like this one pictured above, taken in Glacier National Park, Montana. Can you imagine witnessing this rare and […]