Stingray City, Grand Cayman

Stingray City, Grand Cayman

Stingray City is an area of shallow sandbars in the North Sound of Grand Cayman, in Cayman Islands, in western Caribbean Sea. It’s Cayman Islands’ most popular tourist attraction where southern stingrays are found in abundance and visitors can pet and int...

China’s Surreal Firefly-Themed Park Comes Alive at Night

China’s Surreal Firefly-Themed Park Comes Alive at Night

If your childhood memories are filled with summers spent chasing fireflies, then you’re going to love this new theme park in China. It’s completely dedicated to the glowing insects that naturally illuminate their habitat at night....

CHINESE COMPANY WILL TRAIN U.S. COAL MINERS FOR A FUTURE IN CLEAN WIND ENERGY

CHINESE COMPANY WILL TRAIN U.S. COAL MINERS FOR A FUTURE IN CLEAN WIND ENERGY

Coal has dominated global energy markets for decades, however, the sector is changing both domestically and abroad. At a news conference in Wyoming, a Chinese wind-turbine manufacturer announced it would be offering free wind farm technician training to l...

Creux du Van: A Natural Rocky Arena in Switzerland

Creux du Van: A Natural Rocky Arena in Switzerland

Located on the border of the Swiss cantons of Neuchâtel and Vaud is "Creux du Van", a scenic, horseshoe-shaped limestone cliff of enormous proportions. The vertical rock face is 160 meters high and surrounds a valley that is 4 km long and 1.4 km...

The Granite Dells of Prescott, Arizona

The Granite Dells of Prescott, Arizona

Located outside the city of Prescott in the US state of Arizona, is a unique geological formation called Granite Dells, consisting of massive granite boulders that have eroded into rounded bumpy and unusual shapes giving the rocks a rippled appearance....

Flysch Formation in Zumaia

Flysch Formation in Zumaia

Flysch is a sedimentary rock formed by the alternate deposition of thin layers of silt and sandstone, found near shorelines that were rapidly experiencing changes in sea level. They are formed underwater along the continental shelf when the area undergoes...

21 BREATHTAKING DRONE PHOTOS THAT SHOW THE MAJESTY OF OUR WORLD

21 BREATHTAKING DRONE PHOTOS THAT SHOW THE MAJESTY OF OUR WORLD

Drone costs have dropped substantially over the past few years, and during this span, we’ve seen the technology increase exponentially. While early designs were more of a backyard novelty than anything else, the latest drones are loaded with advanced came...

ALEX HONNOLD CLIMBS EL CAPITAN WITHOUT ANY CLIMBING OR SAFETY EQUIPMENT

ALEX HONNOLD CLIMBS EL CAPITAN WITHOUT ANY CLIMBING OR SAFETY EQUIPMENT

Alex Honnold defied the odds on Saturday, June 3 as he surmounted the lip of El Capitan. He is the first climber to ever free solo the 3,000-foot granite face, which means to climb without a rope or safety equipment. Honnold is a California-based climb...

Meikleour Beech Hedges: World’s Largest Hedge

Meikleour Beech Hedges: World’s Largest Hedge

The Meikleour Beech Hedge is located right besides A93 Perth-Blairgowrie road, about 18 km north of Perth and 6 km south of Blairgowrie, in Scotland. This solid wall of beech trees is 36 meters tall at its northern end and 24 meters tall at its southern e...

China’s New Motorway is Built Over Water

China’s New Motorway is Built Over Water

China has opened a new stretch of road that connects Xingshang County to the Zhaojun Bridge in central China’s Hubei province. A 4-km-long section of the 10-km route is built on top of an elevated bridge that runs along the middle of a river valley. The n...