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The bumblebee bat is widely regarded as the world's tiniest living creature. The size of your pointing finger is exactly what I'm going for.
Ancient city walls, emerald waterfalls, gladiator arenas, moon-like islands, and blue lagoons are just a few of the sights to behold. It sounds like something out of a fantasy story, doesn't it? Croatia, on the other hand, has everything. This Croatian island Baljenac (also known as Bavljenac), which is also known as Fingerprint Island!
While numerous things are frequently described as "appealing enough to eat," jellyfish aren't typically included in this category. However, when travelling around the Mediterranean, photographer Barry Bland came across Fried Egg Jellyfish, one of the free-swimming aquatic mammals.
Diamond Beach is located in Iceland. Icebergs that have washed ashore from a neighboring glacier lagoon create a striking contrast with the volcanic black sand.
A scuba diver who was working on the seafloor off the coast of Brazil was lucky to be alive after being attacked by a swordfish while on the job. The diver gets attacked by swordfish was captured on video and posted to Facebook by Luis Nascimento.
Peter Cook, an Australian Artist uses Pooktree Method to create chairs, employed planned designs to ensure that Branch Growth continued in the same direction.
We have come across many creative artists that include felt materials into their work, but Andrea Love's Andrea Animates approach is truly one-of-a-kind. In her spare time, she creates common objects out of wool, which she then utilizes to create stunning animations.
The massive stronghold of Spiš Castle Slovakia, which sits atop a travertine hill above the settlement of Spiské Podhradie and is inscribed on the Unesco World Heritage List, is one of Central Europe's largest castle complexes.
The Chicago River Dyed Green On St. Patrick's Day tradition began in 1962, one year after Savannah, Georgia attempted but failed to dye their river green for the holiday.
The Bolton Strid, a picturesque stretch of Yorkshire's River Wharfe noted for its quaintness, is only six feet wide. This Stream In UK Named The Strid Has 100% Fatality Rate and it is unfathomably deep.
According to the ocean conservation organization Oceana, sharks living below 984 feet, or 300 meters, are considered deep sea sharks. Science is still learning about these intriguing creatures and according to Oceana, the scant knowledge available implies deep-sea sharks are at risk of decrease from fishing pressure.
The National Carpet Museum in Baku Azerbaijan, the first museum in the world of its sort was formed in 1967 and located in several locations for 54 years. In 2014, the Carpet Museum moved to a new purpose-designed facility in order to present to the world, fully and at the correct level.
Fluidization is the term used to describe this process in which sand acts like a liquid. When you place a continual flow of air below any fine powder or granulated substance, it will result in this phenomenon.
They are known as the camels of the plant world because their broad, barrel-like trunks of the Baobab Tree can hold up to 32,000 gallons of water. One renowned baobab in Namibia has a trunk that reaches 87 feet in diameter; it may be the biggest tree in the world!
Laci Fay lives like it's 1958. For some of us, the 1950s bring back fond memories, but for others, the decade is only known via literature and movies. Laci recalls that the first time she dressed in 1958 clothes, she felt as if she had discovered her own self for the first time.
Forging of Katana (or Swords) and Kitchen knives (or Sushi Knives) has been successfully used to the extraordinarily sharp and beautiful Damascus blades. A great collection of these Japanese Damascus kitchen knives is showcased below.
Maintaining the ideal temperature for your cans is now possible at an arm's reach thanks to this Personal Mini Vending Machine!
The city of Santarém is located near where Amazon River meets the Tapajós River. Because rivers serve as the Amazon basin's roadways, Santarém is a large port city with a population of over 200,000 people.
A Florida man contacted the cops to double-check that the meth in his hands was, in fact, meth. He was detained, as expected, for having the narcotic in his hands. The client was concerned that he had been misled into purchasing bath salts disguised as meth
50 Cent Hung Upside Down during his Super Bowl halftime show performance. This caused a huge buzz over the internet. Some people may find it just another gimmick for the show, however it has left a lot of people confused. Various memes and reactions popped up everywhere and made fun of the rapper.
Who says squirrels love both nuts and balls? Well, you can't believe that this family of rodents caught on video surveillance loves to play and roll with a kid's ball in the green grass of the backyard. You may see the photos and video below. Here in this article, you will also be able to learn more about this very cute creature.
French soccer player Marcelo was demoted by soccer club Lyon for farting - Being an expert soccer player can be a genuine gas, yet the French group Lyon trained one of its protectors as a result of it.
We're all time travelers! For example, between birthdays, we travel one year through time.
An artist reveals sexual relationship with The Mona Lisa painting in an interview with The Sun recently. A world-renowned artist, has painted over 100 renditions of the Mona Lisa, and spending so much time with one artwork has inspired him to say that he has an intimate relationship with it. Well who would not love a painting such as The Mona Lisa, but, an intimate love?, that's another story.
Oscars 2022 - Known as "the Oscars," the Academy Awards recognize excellence in filmmaking on both an aesthetic and technical level. For many in the entertainment industry, these are unquestionably the most coveted and important honors.
Late Japanese train driver - People in Japan are known for being on time with their service. People in this country are taught and expected to be on time, to the point that punctuality becomes a part of their daily lives. So it is really a big issue when someone is caught late in the transportation field. This happened to a Japanese train driver who this article will feature. How is this case going and what's the effect of this culture on the Japanese drivers?
Panic Playdate - Teenage Engineering and Panic's creative design gave this handheld a particularly crisp modern spin on a throwback style like a Nintendo or a classic Gameboy. Here are some things that you should know about this trendy gaming device.