Amazing Earth

By Benji | Amazing Nature & Wonders of our planet Earth

View of the Langkofel Group (Sassolungo) from Seiser Alm (Alpe di Siusi). Dolomites, Italy [OC][2699x3374]

Researchers find secret, warm oasis beneath Antarctica's ice that could be home to undiscovered species

Deep within Antarctica’s ice caves, a group of scientists may have discovered a secret ecosystem of plants and animals being supported by the warmth …

Farmer discovers hole in mountain– hidden secret on other side now has whole world in awe

At more than 200 meters tall, it fit a 40-story skyscraper inside. And at more than 150 meters wide, it could comfortably hold a 747. Vietnam’s Hang …

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Moon Hill - Yangshuo, China

Lower Antelope Canyon, Page, AZ [OC][3011x4022]

How Spiders Increase Plant Diversity

Spiders

In Photos: Patagonia’s Stunning Marble Caves

Seeing these caves is worth the difficult journey to reach them.<p>There are some places on Earth where photos can't do the natural beauty …

Hitting the right notes makes zebra finches feel good | Cosmos

<b>Singing the right notes gives zebra finches</b> a dopamine hit, new research suggests.<p>A research team led by Vikram Gadagkar, a neurobiologist at Cornell …

Neuroscience

Farming Timeline: Ants Were Growing Food Long Before Humans

It is generally understood that human society turned to agriculture about 10,500 years ago in the region that is the Middle East today, and that turn …

Farming

Elephant Footprints Are Swimming Pools For Invertebrates

Every time an African elephant takes a step, it inadvertently creates a home for other animals. <i>Scientific American</i> reports that, according to a …

Biological Species

NASA Releases 3 Million Beautiful Images Of Earth For Public Use - Here Are Our Favorites

One of the many awesome things about NASA is the amount of free and open-access content it uploads for everybody to enjoy. Keeping in this spirit, …

Suez Canal