"The world spins. We stumble on. It is enough." - Colum McCann, Let the Great World Spin
That lovely aroma I’ve been encountering lately is the blooming cottonwood tree.
Moonlit Canoe, Allagash River
Photograph by Michael Melford, National Geographic
Moonlight bathes a birchbark canoe on Maine’s Allagash River, a tranquil spot for paddlers.
Methuselah, the world’s oldest tree at 4,765 years old.
This primeval tree was already a century old when the first pyramid was built in Egypt.
The Darvaza Gas Crater in Turkmenistan also known as “The Door to Hell” was discovered when a rig drilling for gas hit the gas-filled cavern. The hole was soon lit on fire to avoid releasing methane into the air and has been burning for 40 years.
Nicolas Cage Head is the most important website you’ll visit all day.