Looking for a monumental tree for a photo or just to enjoy in person? Check out Monumental Trees, a compendium of over 31,000 impressive trees, like this live oak in Virginia. Perhaps this Romanian tree is also of interest: You can drill down by state, or species, or height. They even have a world mapRead More
The Idaho Statesman has some great updates on the local push to get a large swath of central Idaho designated as America’s first dark sky reserve.
The area around Sawtooth National Recreation Area has been working to get voluntary compliance with reducing light pollution. In an area where residents often bristle at attempts toRead More
A new study in the International Journal of Astrobiology posits that beached whales may sometimes be influenced by solar storms. A team led by Klaus Heinrich Vanselow writes: Mass strandings of whales have often been documented, but their causes and underlying mechanisms remain unclear. We investigated the possible reasons for this phenomenon based on aRead More
Emily Mueller and her husband have a business relocating bees from areas where they might be exterminated. So when she hired Kendrah Damis to snap some photos of her third trimester, Emily wanted to include 20,0000 of their closest friends in the pics.
Wonder if the bee beard guy is the dad?