Posts tagged ‘nature’

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Canyons and Valleys – Natural Monuments Created by Rivers

Glorified by many Hollywood films, American Grand Canyon, located in Arizona, is, perhaps, one and the only canyon with the world fame and popularity. However, there are many and many other canyons in the word, each being characterized with the distinct authentic look and surrounded by multiple legends and true stories. Like with other natural …

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camels moving through the desert

Desert Life – Mirages or Reality

Desert life… Yes, no matter how ironically or impossible it may sound – there is life in deserts. Furthermore, the diversity of desert life may impress, astonish and inspire – and all at the same time. Deserts may seem dead for people who have never seen them before, but it is only an optic illusion. …

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Cats Logo – from Pussycats to Lions

There is something mystique about cats, isn’t it? These animals, domesticated by humans thousands of years ago, still remain very self-willed and independent, their intellect is obvious, and their behavior is often very rational. They do what they want, go wherever they want, and even when someone pats a cat – that is only because …

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Landscapes – Creative Power of the Nature

When you look at the lyric poetry heritage of any nation in the world, you’ll quickly identify two major topics the absolute majority of all the poems were devoted to. These core themes, that have always inspired poets, are love and nature or, to be more exact, the power of love and the beauty of …

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Africa… Incredible Africa

Being a cradle of the human civilization, Africa has a very long history. However, among all the other populated continents, the all-changing wind of time seems to pass over Africa, leaving its face mainly unchanged for centuries or even millenniums. While the territories of Europe and America changed rapidly and significantly under the influence of …

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Majestic Arctic and Antarctica: Introducing the Ice Kingdom

Unlike Arctic region, which consists of the Arctic Ocean mainly and some parts of the northern countries, Antarctica is a separate continent, magnificent and mysterious, which keeps lots of its secrets under a mile-thick layer of ice covering 98% of its area. Regions near the South and North Poles are sometimes called desert lands, but …

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Volcanoes – The Breathing of Earth

With the name originating from the name of a god of fire in Roman mythology, volcanoes have always been and continue to remain in the list of natural events, which can drastically and very quickly change the appearance of planet Earth and the lifestyle of its inhabitants. Once active, most of the volcanoes are dormant …

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Little Animals Photo Album

Have you ever noticed that there is a certain similarity between little animals and children? Of course, we are not talking about the similarity of appearances here, but if you look at the behavior – there is a great similarity indeed. Little animals like to play, fool around, mimic adult animals, and, of course, they …

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Mountain Climbers – The Conquerors of Height

They say rock climbing or mountaineering is not a profession and not even a hobby – it is a vocation, a calling, which cannot be explained or understood using traditional rational approach. There seems to be some majestic primeval connection between a man and a mountain. During years of evolution this connection got lost somewhere …

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Viewing Majestic Caves through Camera Lens

Caves belong to the most enigmatic formations, created by Mother Nature on the surface of planet Earth, or, to be more accurate, beneath it. Since ancient times caves were cloaked in myths, legends, and misconceptions. Lack of knowledge about the nature of caves with their inner world and inhabitants often scared people; however, once you …

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