Scientists ‘Blown Away’ By Discovery of Longest Animal Ever Recorded—And It’s Quite Beautiful

Scientists ‘Blown Away’ By Discovery of Longest Animal Ever Recorded—And It’s Quite Beautiful

Check out this beautiful *giant* siphonophore Apolemia recorded on #NingalooCanyons expedition. It seems likely that this specimen is the largest ever recorded, and in strange UFO-like feeding posture. Thanks @Caseywdunn for info @wamuseum @GeoscienceAus @CurtinUni @Scripps_Ocean pic.twitter.com/QirkIWDu6S — Schmidt Ocean (@SchmidtOcean) April 6, 2020 An estimated 150-foot siphonophore—seemingly the longest … Read more

Himalayan Mountaintops Visible for the First Time in 30 Years as Air Pollution Continues to Plummet in India

Himalayan Mountaintops Visible for the First Time in 30 Years as Air Pollution Continues to Plummet in India

Himalaya mountains can be seen from Jalandhar since pollution has reduced in Punjab. Beautiful sight 😍#punjab #COVID19 #pollution pic.twitter.com/iZy7hwxX9R — TjSingh (@covsinghtj) April 3, 2020 As more and more global communities enforce stay-at-home orders and social restrictions, rates of air pollution have plummeted. The most notable example of this phenomenon … Read more

People Are Now Stocking Little Free Libraries With Toilet Paper and Food for Neighbors in Need

People Are Now Stocking Little Free Libraries With Toilet Paper and Food for Neighbors in Need

On a cold, rainy walk through my neighborhood, I found a beautiful ray of sunshine. Someone filled a #LittleFreeLibrary with food and supplies (there’s still books, too). This bit of #coronakindness truly warmed my heart. I hope it does the same for you. @KENS5 #kens5eyewitness pic.twitter.com/99h24khM5r — Mat Gaskins (@mat_gaskins) … Read more