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Amazing, Little Known Creatures That Live On Our Planet

Amazing, Little Known Creatures That Live On Our Planet

Animal Earth by Ross Piper

Sea Slug Chromodoris Annulata

Our earth is home to millions of species, yet most of us only know a few, often overlooking some very fascinating some very fascinating species that cohabit this planet with us. Ross Piper through his book Animal Earth seeks to bring attention to the several species that the author feels do not get the attention they deserve. In the views of Piper, humans have so far cataloged about 1.5 million different species, yet there may be more than 200 million still waiting to be discovered.

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An Ocean of Clouds in the Grand Canyon

An Ocean of Clouds in the Grand Canyon

grand canyon ocean of clouds

What we’re calling here an Ocean of Clouds, is a rare phenomenon where the Grand Canyon seems to be full of clouds. Well, in the last few days, it has happened twice. The event usually happens once every decade, but this time it also carries greater intensity with its frequence. The clouds are caused by a temperature inversion as warm air on the higher parts of the canyon traps cold air and fog on the lower parts. Visually, the results are stunning.

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Amazing Stop Motion Animation of Tissue Animals

Amazing Stop Motion Animation of Tissue Animals

tissue animals by nepia

Tissue Animals is a stop motion animation by Japanese tissue manufacturer Nepia. The idea was to show that the manufacturer is mindful of the environment and dedicated to the cause of sustainable forests, conserving the ecosystem, and generating employment. A great way for a tissue manufacturer to show their concern for their environment, considering that their business relies on cutting down trees for the product is to show frolicking animals and ecosystems. And perhaps hope that the message gets across through the video.

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Workout at Work and Charge Your Laptop With Pedal Power

Workout at Work and Charge Your Laptop With Pedal Power

If you are going to spend time on a cycle to workout, might as well find another good use of all that energy you put in. It’s a win-win scenario, you get your exercise and generate energy to power your device. We are assuming it was with something like this in mind that Pedal Power came into existence. The idea is of course nothing new, but presenting it as an actual product is fresh.

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Artist Reuses Printed Paper For 3-Dimensional Collages

Artist Reuses Printed Paper For 3-Dimensional Collages

UK based Italian artist Paola Bazz reworks and re-uses printed paper to create three dimensional collages that have a three dimensional effect. The choice of printed paper comes as a metaphor for everyday life where a fair amount of information of our lifestyle and culture lives, and of course, the printed paper is a medium that has tremendous power of effect. It is full of text, images, faces, human figures, and the mighty power of communication that it represents.

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Get Mesmerized by ‘Water’

Get Mesmerized by ‘Water’

Water is what keeps humans running, and we have used, abused and marveled at it forever. Titled Water, a project by Edward Burtynsky presents a visual catalog of this most precious resource. It is currently on display at the Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery and Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York City, and at the Flowers Gallery in London. The project has also spanned into a book and a feature documentary Watermark.

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