Author: Laura

30 Incredible Photos of Volcanic Eruptions

Puyehue Volcano, Chile – Photograph by CLAUDIO SANTANA/AFP/GETTY IMAGES The recent photographs from the volcanic eruption in Chile stirred up memories from last year’s disruptive volcano in Iceland as well as the incredible undersea volcano in Tonga the year prior. When volcanoes erupt, it’s a startling reminder to the awesome and terrifying power of Nature. From enormous plumes of ash to spewing lava and the menacing look of volcanic lightning, eruptions are a nature photographer’s dream. Here is a collection of the 30 most incredible photographs of volcanic eruptions both past and present. Enjoy! 2. Cleveland Volcano, Alaska – May...

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He Just Wanted To Film A Nature Documentary, But This Bird Would Not Cooperate

David Attenborough is a famous English broadcaster who has received widespread acclaim for his interesting and poignant documentaries. He is also a dedicated naturalist, a person who studies nature and animals. Recently, he decided to combine the two loves and he put together a few nature documentaries. While he was filming one called Attenborough’s Paradise Birds, he came across a feathered critter who was particularly…uncooperative. The bird kept interrupting Attenborough and it led to this hilarious confrontation. Poor David Attenborough. He just wanted to highlight the beauty and fantastic nature of this bird and it just wouldn’t cooperate. He...

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Katie The Great Dane Waits For Cat To Finish Shower

We’ve all been there before at least once in our lives; you’ve been waiting patiently outside of the bathroom, and for whatever reason someone in your family is taking their own sweet time without a care in the world and absolutely no regard for you! The video below shows that exact scenario but this time it’s all acted out with two furry animal friends! Katie the Great Dane seems very interested in the water bursting out of the shower head, but she really looks to be in for a long wait because Sid the cat is just enjoying himself far too...

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A Mystical Forest in Spain

Gorbea Natural Park is a protected area located between the provinces of Alava and Vizcaya in the Basque Country of northern Spain. Gorbea takes its name from its highest peak, the Gorbea (or Gorbeia) at 1,482 metres (4,862 ft) above sea level.The natural park is located near a number of nearby cities and towns and is a popular destination for hikers, climbers and nature lovers that enjoy the rich flora and fauna. Below are a series of enchanting photos byJesús Ignacio Bravo Soler. The ancient trees combined with the foggy atmosphere gives the area a mystical quality. You can see...

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Rare Specimens from Earth and Space, Embedded into an Acrylic Block

The Mini Museum by Hans Fex is a pocket-sized collection of rare specimens that are labelled and embedded into an acrylic block. Some of the 33 specimens include: lunar rock, dinosaur egg, coal from the Titanic, a piece of the Berlin Wall and the ‘oldest matter ever collected’ at over 4.5 billion years old! The project was originally launched on Kickstarter with a campaign goal of $38,000. Not only would Hans reach his original goal, but by the end of the campaign the project raised a staggering $1,226,811 from 5,030 backers. The first batch of Mini Museums have been distributed to the original...

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