Category: Nature

Stunning images of mushrooms

A lot of people consider mushrooms the “ugly duckling” of the plant kingdom, but it is a surprising world, full of colors, aromas, and flavors, waiting to be better known and explored.

Facts About Antarctica

Most people know very little about Antarctica, so the good people at Factslides  gathered some cool facts about the continent, most of which will probably leave you speechless.

Boatman

The 7 Loudest Animals in the World

Engineers and evolutionary biologists in Scotland and France recorded the boatman—which is roughly the size of a grain of rice—”singing” in a tank. The aquatic insect’s songs peaked at 105 decibels, roughly equivalent to...

puppies

Puppies

“Whoever said you can’t buy happiness forgot little puppies.”  ~ Gene Hill It´s always a joy to watch puppies at play.   Puppies are so cute, especially when they are clumsy, awkward and fall asleep in the middle of doing something!  It´s...

Orcas in Peninsula Valdes, Argentina

Orcas in Peninsula Valdes, Argentina

At this time of year come Orcas in Peninsula Valdez. I had the opportunity to visit Puerto Madryn and the surrounding area, and is a lovely place. The author of this video is Charly....

Flamingo in El Calafate

When the pink brush appear in Calafate

Flamingos are very social birds that live in colonies that can number in the thousands, so we know in large lake Africa or America. However, in Calafate colonies can not be counted by thousands...

Dolphin

Dolphin Pictures

Beautiful animal, that reminds me of a series, “Flipper,” that way as a kid. They say they are very intelligent, never had the opportunity to play one. Just see in aquariums. I think her...

Image: Red Salmon Spawning

Image: Red Salmon Spawning

Kamchatka contains probably the world’s greatest diversity of salmonid fish, including all six species of anadromous Pacific salmon (chinook, chum, coho, seema, pink, and sockeye). Biologists estimate that a sixth to a quarter of...