World’s Strangest

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What Lives in a Cubic Foot of the Mo’orea Tropical Forest?

Photo: David Littschwager/National Geographic Just what live in a cubic foot in the tropical forest of Mo’orea, French Polynesia? You’d be surprised at the biodiversity: National Geographic photographer David Liittschwager photographed this Metrosiderous tree and all 58 species he found crawling, flying, or taking root in it. He and a team of scientists accounted for 49 arthropods, [...]

Nature Heart Shaped Landscapes

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, love is in the air – and it’s all over the earth too.In these spectacular aerial pictures giant hearts can be seen in the unlikeliest of places.From the mangroves of the River Amazon to islands in French Polynesia and heart-shaped coral on the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, love’s [...]