Devil’s Pool: On the Edge of the World’s Largest Waterfall

Devil’s Pool: On the Edge of the World’s Largest Waterfall Resorts around the world boast of unique swimming pools but many believe the ultimate (and most dangerous?) infinity pool is located high on the edge of one of the world’s most majestic natural wonders–Victoria Falls at the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia. With a width […]

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Natural Insect Repellent: Beautyberry Banishes Bad Biting Bugs

Not just pretty: chemical compounds in Beautyberry leaves are natural insect repellents. PHOTO: DEREK RAMSEY Warm weather brings out the big three of biting bugs: mosquitoes that transmit West Nile virus, deer ticks that carry Lyme disease and, in warm climates, fire ants that can quickly take over your yard. Instead of using toxic DEET […]

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10+ Badass Trees That Refused To Die Even At The Harshest Conditions

Trees have been around for about 370 million years, and as you can from these incredible pictures, there’s a good reason why they’ve survived for so long. Whether they’re growing in the middle of gale-force winds, on the tops of rocky platforms, inside concrete tunnels, or even growing out of each other, trees know how […]

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Holland’s Tulip Festival Is 80 Acres Of Spectacular Beauty And Millions Of Blooms

Holland is famous for its tulips. Perhaps you have a town named Holland in your state – there’s one in Michigan and New York, for example. But if not, other cities with Dutch heritage will do – try Lehi, Utah; Orange City, Iowa; Mount Vernon Washington; and Albany, New York. They may just have something […]

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I Collect Rocks, Paint Eyes On Them And Return Them To The Landscape To Be Found Or Lost Forever (10 Pics)

On a recent residency with Q Bank Gallery in Queenstown, Tasmania I began a project of transforming collected rocks into painted eyes and returning them to the landscape to be found or lost forever. Queenstown has an extensive mining history and there were many unusual rocks everywhere. So I began a collection and what started […]

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After A New Law, Students In Philippines Need To Plant 10 Trees To Graduate And It’ll Result In 525 Million New Trees In One Generation

It seems like our younger generations are the ones that worry the most about the future of our planet. When you think about it, it makes a lot of sense since they are the ones that will have to experience the tragic effects of your consumeristic and oblivious behavior. So, since there is a desperate […]

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Frozen Lake Michigan Shatters Into Millions Of Pieces And Results In Surreal Imagery

The polar vortex has kept Lake Michigan frozen for the most part of winter. For example, in Chicago, Illinois, temperatures reached -30C (-23F) during the peak of the cold, causing ice shelves to form on the lake – hills formed from waves crashing over existing ice piles. But everything eventually comes to an end. Spring […]

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14 Trees That Look Like Something Else And Will Make You Look Twice

Have you checked if you’re a pareidoliac yet? For all of you that enjoy seeing random objects in places where non exists, Bored Panda has prepared a special treat. We have compiled a list of peculiar-looking trees that appear to look like something else entirely. Turns out, while most maples and sweetgum look very similar, […]

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12 Before-And-After Photos Of Autumn’s Beautiful Transformations

Without stopping to take a look around, we can sometimes miss the transition of our surroundings from summer to autumn. But just in case you’ve been watching the trees change colors, here’s a list of photos that compare various locations before and after they change into their autumn colors. Besides the nip in the air, […]

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