Photographer Manuel Pita discovered the photography in 2012. The scientist makes enchanting and minimalist pictures. One of his series entitled The Lonely Houses is dedicated to the isolated houses in Portugal. Continue reading
The old mining town of Kennicott in the US state of Alaska is located on the south slopes of Wrangell mountain close to the Kennicott Glacier, about five miles up from the small town of McCarthy. While McCarthy has a year-round population of about two dozen people, Kennicott is totally deserted. Continue reading
Astronomers discovered a small asteroid, in an orbit around the sun that keeps it as a constant companion of Earth, and it will remain so for centuries to come. Continue reading
Nature can sometimes create truly outstanding displays of beauty which are beyond the abilities of all the world’s artists. You only have to look at some of the minerals and precious stones that people have discovered in various corners of the world over the years to see that this is true. Continue reading
A 15 million years old flower perfectly preserved in amber, may give significant evidence about the evolution of life on Earth.
Researchers have discovered a new flower species that has been “perfectly preserved” in amber, much like in the dinosaur blockbuster Jurassic Park. Continue reading