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 […]

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 […]

Stunning Arctic Photos That Will Make You Want to Escape the Real World and Go Now

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Photo Credit: Tiina Törmänen Finnish photographer Tiina Törmänen captures the incredible, remote beauty of the remote wilderness in stunning Arctic photos where human contact is rare and the sky looms huge and distant. Perhaps you can relate – if the chaos of the ‘real world,’ hustle and bustle, constant go, go, go, makes you feel trapped […]

Most Breathtaking Waterfalls in Iceland

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Photo Credit: 500px.com Iceland is home to some of the most breathtaking waterfalls on the planet. If you’re fortunate enough to visit this beautiful country, you won’t want to miss these falls, including Seljalandsfoss. Visitors can walk right behind its cascading waters – and, if they’re very fortunate, they may even get treated to a […]

Artist Plants Spectacular 1.2-Acre Field Inspired by Van Gogh “Olive Trees” Painting

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Photo Credit: Stan Herd, Thomson Reuters via mprnews Artist Stan Herd brings museum art outdoors, using fields as his canvas for original pieces as well as interpretations of historical art. The 64-year-old’s latest works transformed an Eagan, Minnesota field into Van Gogh’s 1889 Painting “Olive Trees.” It was commissioned by the Minneapolis Institute of Art […]