The Mossy Lava Fields of Iceland

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Moss is a common plant in Iceland. It grows abundantly in the mountainous region and is a special characteristic of Iceland’s lava fields. One of the most spectacular moss blanket is located on the southern coast of Iceland, over the Eldraun Lava Field. Continue reading

The Bull Market

Yi villagers hold a cattle market in a forest outside the town of Niuniuba, near Liangshan, in Sichuan.

The Yi ethnic minority live largely by agriculture, livestock herding and hunting. There are around 7.5 million Yi in China, concentrated principally in Sichuan and Yunnan provinces.