In a new short film by Wired, director Louie Schwartzberg gives a behind-the-scenes look into the painstaking 15-year filming process of his 2019 documentary, Fantastic Fungi. The illuminating film reveals the extraordinary hidden world of mushrooms and mycelium, both on and beneath the Earth’s surface.
From the beginning of human civilization, we’ve been fascinated by what lies beyond our sky.
Photographer Paolo Pettigiani is known for his infrared images, but in his new series of photos, he didn't need any...
Every year, thousands of tourists flock to U.S. National Parks to enjoy the scenic sites and diverse wildlife. And while these crowded seasons can raise awareness about the environment and encourage conservation efforts, the high flux of people often comes at a cost to the lives of animals—especially on busy roads.
Located in Skamania County, Washington, Mount St.
Japanese rock gardens—or Zen gardens—are one of the most recognizable aspects of Japanese culture.
Nestled in a remote area of Japan's Hokkaido island, Lake Toyoni has gone from a hidden gem to a must-see travel destination. This freshwater lake is surrounded by a lush forest that would be impressive on its own, but the lake has made a name for itself due to its unusual shape—a heart. When viewed from above, the lake's heart shape comes into full view.
Strange, mysterious things can happen in the mountains.
On June 8, 2021, people around the planet celebrated World Oceans Day.
Arkansas-based storm chaser and photojournalist Brian Emfinger loves getting close to Mother Nature. So it made perfect sense that he would travel to see one of nature's most incredible phenomenon—a volcanic eruption. And this eruption just happened to be in Iceland, where the Fagradalsfjall volcano has been active since March. Emfinger made the long journey to Iceland to document the event and came away with some breathtaking images.
Having house plants has become very popular over the years as many people are on a quest to cultivate an...
Volcanic activity is a force of nature that's both terrifying and beautiful.