The Jaw-Dropping View Of Jasper National Park

June 19, 2013

Jasper National Park Photograph

The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, Jasper National Park was deemed a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1984 for its stunning spread of natural landforms ranging from glaciers to canyons to even fossils.

The World’s Six Most Bizarre Animals

June 19, 2013

Bizarre Animals Aye Aye

The World’s Most Bizarre Animals: Aye Aye, Madagascar

Aye Aye

Source: BBC

Never underestimate the lengths to which a living creature will go for food, especially the Aye-Aye. A rare type of lemur only found on the island of Madagascar, the Aye-Aye can live as far as 700 meters above the ground in tree canopies, tapping on tree bark with their fingers up to eight times per second to listen for insects.

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Gudvangen, Norway

June 17, 2013

Gudvangen Norway

Marking the beginning of a fjord-filled trail in Sogn (the largest fjord in Norway and the third-longest fjord in the world), Gudvangen is host to nature at its most spectacular.

Twenty-Four Incredible Nature GIFs

June 14, 2013

Despite its ubiquity, nature’s transcendental beauty is often difficult to capture. That is unless you’re Marinus, a 28-year-old from the Netherlands who manages to do just so with relative ease. He creates nature GIFs from wildlife documentaries and immortalizes those moments in picture form. Here’s some of his best work:

Nature GIFs Dragonfly

Gecko GIF

Nature GIF Chimp

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The “Lost” Valley Of Vietnam

June 12, 2013

Lost Valley Vietnam

There were many losers in the Vietnam War, but nature perseveres as the perennial winner; the eternal splendor of Vietnam’s La Drang is perhaps most evocative of that. 1965 marked the first major battle between US Army regulars and the People’s Army of Vietnam in this presently pristine North Vietnam plot of land. Despite the technical superiority of US forces, Vietnamese opposition proved a formidable opposition and this battle largely set the tone for subsequent war-waging strategies on both sides.

The Coolest Pools On Earth: Swimming In Colors

June 12, 2013
Coolest Pools The Red Pool

Source: Adelto

Nestled on Chaweng Beach shore on the island of Koh Samui in Thailand, The Library Resort boasts minimalist-styled, luxurious suites, lush topiary, and an extensive collection of books for guests to peruse. Yet The Library’s most striking feature is the bright red pool situated against the ocean. Housing daybeds, Thai antiques, and a mini-library, The Red Pool is the resort’s most intriguing and appealing accommodation.

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