Friday 15th December 2017,

Browsing the "Nature" Category

Forming Snowflakes

forming snowflakes

This is how Snowflake are forming as recorded under a microscope from Vyacheslav Ivanov in St. Petersburg.   [...]

March 4, 2014 Makis Mourelatos Nature, Video 0

Ivory trafficking in 2012 by National Geographic and Bryan Christy

Illegal kenyan ivory poaching

Year 2011 was considered to be the worst one for Elephant slaughtering from the time 1989 global ivory ban. National Geographic and reporter Bryan Christy decided to elaborate more on this tragic fact and make a story out of it in order to show who hides behind this mass slaughter. [...]

September 15, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Nature 0

Penguin doing the silly walk

Penguin silly walk

Penguins are some of the most bizarre animals on our planet. They are cute and mysterious at the same time making some of the best topics for every animal photographer in the world. This is a great pic from Andreas showing a penguin doing the silly walk. [...]

August 19, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Nature 1

Rajan, the first elephant known to swim on salt water

Rajan the swimming elephant from India

This is Rajan! A famous elephant from India for swimming on salt water, in fact he is considered to be the only elephant around the world swimming on sea. We just hope so he doesn’t become a tourist attraction that will spoil his fun times swimming… Credits http://www.pearltrees.com/#/N-u=1_289989&N-p=26557271&N-s=1_3440749&N-f=1_3440749&N-fa=2842874 [...]

August 19, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Nature 0