While much of the evidence is anecdotal and the scientific community has not reached a consensus about whether scurrying animals are a harbinger for environmental disaster, one might consider that if they can predict such seismological shifts, why couldn’t the animal kingdom also be sending signals that our planet is sick? Here are some warning signs that our furry, scaly and winged friends may be sharing with us to portend the danger of climate change and other environmental hazards.
The volcano Sinabung in north Sumatra erupted twice on Sunday, spewing a 7km column of hot ash and rocks high into the air and forcing the evacuation of villagers living around its slopes. Since then, the volcano has blasted out one to two ash explosions every day.
The world in which we live is full of wonderful places that most of us do not know they really exist. Here you can see some of those breathtaking places around the world. Enjoy!
Ever get bored with staring at that same old dull moon day after day and wonder what it would be like if the planets were that close instead?
While all this talk about fracking, climate change and tar sands is incredibly important, sometimes it’s nice to just sit back and marvel at the world we live in.
Lets see some of the most stunning photography taken this year.
We are accustomed to percept our planet as a blue marble. But the way it looks like really depends on how we look at it.