The Weird and Wonderful Geology of Our Planet...
Geology, or the study of the Earth's rocks and how they were formed, is all around us, but there are some unique and bizarre occurrences that scientists have rushed to explain.
Can You Guess the Famous Geological Formation?
Put your geology knowledge to the test by guessing which blurred out formation or landscape you're looking at: Guess the geological formation or landscape, then click on any of the blurred out images to get the correct answer! 1. 2. [related_articles] 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.
What's the Biggest Canyon on Earth?
nature, video, science, mountains, canyons, world, biggest, largest, geology, Grand Canyon, Atlas Pro The Grand Canyon is clearly the most popular canyon on Earth, but it's not even close to being the biggest. So, which canyon is the largest, then?
Curious Nature - These Places Don't Fit Their Surroundings
These Tiny Places in Nature Seem Oddly Out of Place nature, video, science, small, strange, places, desert, volcano, weird places, geology, interesting facts, odd, scishow From a mini desert in the middle of an alpine forest to a volcano that's actually a geyser, these four places are the outcasts of
From Top to Bottom, What Is Our Planet Made Of?
science, infographic, planet, geology, atmosphere As you scroll down this image, you are taking a journey from the very top to the very bottom of our world.
Here Are Some Things You Didn't Know About Mount Everest
How Did Mount Everest Become The Highest Peak On Earth travel, video, science, informative, interesting, geology, mount everest, tallest, TED-Ed, peak, summit Mount Everest didn't always stand at the height it does now.
Fascinating: What is the Deepest Hole Humanity Has Dug?
The Deepest Hole Humanity Can Dig video, science, earth, planet, geology, core, hole, digging, crust This video explains how low humanity has dug down so far.
Rocks This Beautiful Deserve to be More Popular!
Tiger’s Eye, a metamorphic rock used commonly as a cats-eye gemstone (By Marek Novotnak, Wikimedia Commons ) 15 Ordinary Rocks With the Funkiest Patterns on Them nature, colors, science, geology, unique, patterns, rocks, volcanic, sedimentary, igneous, metamorphic There are hundreds of extraordinary
10 Geological Wonders That Will Leave You Speechless...
mine was found by a young photographer named Mikhail Mishainik, who discovered very impressive underground mirrors created by the accumulation of layers of salts and natural minerals, which gave the mine a psychedelic and impressive appearance 10 Impressive Rock Formations Around the World nature, geology
Anyone Who Loves Earth Should Be Able to Ace This Quiz!
nature, quiz, earth, test, geography, baba recommends, borders, planet, geology, trivia This trivia quiz will test your knowledge of some of the most marvelous and unusual facts about our spectacular planet.
These Natural Wonders Are Too Strange For Words
Beauty, but These Rivers Top It All 12 of the Strangest Lakes on the Planet 8 Real Places That Seem To Be From Science-Fiction Movies 15 Stunning Places that a Lot of Tourists Don't Know About 12 of the World's Strangest Natural Wonders nature, water, sea, weather, wonders, natural, wind, volcano, geology
Myths Behind Historical and Geographical Wonders of Earth
These Folk Tales Had a Geological Impact on the World travel, geography, landmarks, stories, myths, geology, historical sites, legends, Fairy tales, folklore, inspired by From Niagara Falls to floating stone bridges, some landmark destinations come along with incredible stories and folk tales like these
Has Noah's Ark Been Finally Discovered? Explorers Say Yes
The flood was a global catastrophe that totally reshaped the earth's geology and the earth's surface has continued to change since then. Perhaps the geology of the modern Mount Ararat region sheds light on whether we should be looking for Noah's Ark on that mountain," he says.
Joke: The Science of Survival
"Do you know Biology, Psychology, Geography, Geology, or Anthropology?” The boatman said, “No, I don’t know any of these.” The tourist then said, “Then your brain is too small for me. You will probably die of ignorance.” The boatman said nothing. And they awkwardly continued.
15 Profound Words of Wisdom by the Great Leonardo da Vinci
Apart from painting and inventing, Da Vinci also had expertise in a wide range of subjects – from sculpting, architecture, science, music, and mathematics to literature, anatomy, geology, astronomy, botany, and even cartography.
The Clearest Images of Another Planet!
This image taken by the Mast Camera (MastCam) on NASA's Curiosity rover highlights the interesting geology of Mount Sharp, a mountain inside Gale Crater, where the rover landed.
Incredible Photography: Winning Photos of the Micro World
Bhullar, Yale University, Department of Geology and Geophysics, New Haven, Connecticut, USA. 11. Male Mosquito 4th Place winner: Jan Rosenboom, Universität Rostock, Rostock, Mecklenburg Vorpommern, Germany. 12. Snow Flake 5th Place: Caleb Foster, Caleb Foster Photography, Jericho, Vermont, USA. 13.
A Tech Billionaire Has Just Solved Traffic... Or Has He?
Other obstacles include the costs of mapping the geology, negotiating with city planners, and keeping the interests of those above ground at heart.
I Bet You’ve Never Seen Any of these Sites Like This
Zhangye Danxia rainbow mountains Click to watch Geology may sound like a bore (and sometimes it literally is, pardon the pun ), but looking at these tiger-striped mountains, how can a person not be impressed with the marvels of the earth?
There's No Way These Locations Should Be Found on Earth
Its unusual geology offers erupting geysers and acidic hot springs bursting with color, making it one of the most famous parklands in the world. Although its terrain isn't very safe to walk on, paths have been purpose-built so that visitors can explore this magical site on foot. 4.
Panama Canal: Engineering Miracle with a Shocking History
De Lesseps's original plan was to build a canal at sea level, like the Suez Canal, eliminating the need for locks, but the geography and geology of the area proved it was an impossible endeavor.
14 Wonderful Moments Scientists Have Documented with a Lens
We, of course, are talking about scientists, the people who study various fields such as astronomy, biology, and geology, and luckily, they also step out to explore the world with a camera and a passion for photography.
10 Caves in the US You Have To Add to Your Must Visit List
Whether you consider yourself a fearless traveler who loves a challenge, or a more relaxed type who is interested in the views and geology, these stunning natural spots have something for everyone. 1.
The Ten Most Famous Paintings of the Renaissance Period
Da Vinci's detailed knowledge of light, anatomy, botany and geology, his interest in how humans register emotion in expressions and gestures, and his subtle gradation of tone all help to make this painting one of the most revered artworks of all time.