If you're hiking in the woods and you come across a bear, what do you do? You might be tempted to panic and run, pushing your slower friends behind you as an offering to the giant omnivore, but this is not the right course of action. In fact, the bear experts at the National Park Service (NPS) have created a hilarious PSA to make sure you know that this is wrong.
On a September day in South Africa, Margaret Neville made a fascinating discovery in her back garden.
While cherry blossom season marks the beginning of spring in Japan, there’s an equally beautiful natural phenomenon that happens in...
Not far outside of Kyoto, there are immense cedar forests planted along the hills. This Kitayama cedar is known for being exceptionally straight and without knots and has been in high demand since the 15th century. With such a demand and lack of space, foresters came up with an ingenious way to grow more wood using less land.
Photographer Kelvin Hudson came across a magical sight that would typically be reserved for a fairytale.
Created by electrical discharges high above thunderstorm clouds, red sprites are a surreal sight to behold.
We humans owe a great deal of gratitude to bees. A third of what we eat is the direct result of the tiny insects' commendable work ethic. About 80% of all worldwide pollination is due to the tireless efforts of the tiny but fierce workforce. Unfortunately, in the process of building our homes and cultivating our gardens, we have delivered a heavy blow to the livelihood of these fuzzy pollinators.
Of all the varieties of plants in the world, succulents have to be one of the most playful.
When lightning strikes, it can be a beautiful and terrifying event.
When conservationist Bianca Caroline Soares was on a walk near her home in Paraguay, she spotted a hummingbird nest unlike any other she had seen before. The tiny construction looked like a conventional nest, but it had one ingenious addition—a leaf roof. Positioned on the side of the home, the leaf provided ample shade as the creature nestled in her creation.
Do you fancy yourself as someone with a green thumb?
Who knew that a crystal could look so finger-lickin' good?