Gorillas Make Up ‘Little Food Songs’ While They Eat (Listen)

According to an article by Brian Owens in New Scientist, a German scientist working in the Congo has discovered a fun new fact about gorillas, that they hum and even singduring mealtimes. Food-related calls had been documented in chimpanzees and bonobos, but never in gorillas. But far from just vocalizing,…

Bonsai Master Creates Gravity-Defying Mini Forests

Together with  ikebana and Zen gardens, Bonsai is one of the most recognisable cultural expressions of Japan. And worlds most respected Bonsai masters is Masahiko Kimura. His work is widely recognised. Mashiko Kimura’s designs are often seen as controversial since he does not stick to the traditional bonsai rules. He…

This Is How Sand Looks Magnified Up To 300 Times

Comparing something to a grain of sand is usually supposed to mean that it’s small or insignificant, but Dr. Gary Greenberg’s awesome pictures made using a microlens aims to turn this stereotype on its head. His photographs of minuscule grains of colorful sands magnified up to 300 times reveal that…

12 Remarkable Creatures & Animals That Capture The Mystery Of Our Beautiful Planet

It seems like everyone is raving about Augmented and virtual reality these days; which are environments that have been either partially, or wholly, computer generated. The excitement surrounding the fabricated Pokémon GO characters, and other digital reproductions has created so much excitement and, in many instances — absolute hysteria — that I can’t help but ask myself,…