The Elephant and the Rope

Your attempt may fail, but never fail to make an attempt. As my friend was passing the elephants, he suddenly stopped, confused by the fact that these huge creatures were being held by only a small rope tied to their front leg. No chains, no cages. It was obvious that the elephants could, at anytime, […]


AMPHIBIANS Tiger Salamander Ambystoma tigrinum Resembling its feline namesake, the tiger salamander has stripes over its gray or black body. Map Tiger Salamander Range Fast Facts Type: Amphibian Diet: Carnivore Average life span in the wild: 12 to 15 years Size: 7 to 14 in (18 to 35 cm) Weight: 4.4 oz (126 g) Did […]


FELIX BAUMGARTNER RED BULL STRATOS PILOT   “I LOVE A CHALLENGE, AND TRYING TO BECOME THE FIRST PERSON TO BREAK THE SPEED OF SOUND IN FREEFALL IS A CHALLENGE LIKE NO OTHER.” FELIX BAUMGARTNER With a passion for expanding boundaries, especially in the air, Red Bull Stratos pilot Felix Baumgartner is an expert parachutist best […]


Australian photographer Martin Pugh captured this image of the Whirlpool Galaxy which combines fine detail in the spiral arms with the faint tails of light that show its small companion galaxy being gradually torn apart by the gravity of its giant neighbour. A closer look shows even more distant galaxies visible in the background. Australian […]

Quotes of the day

Quote of the Day Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. James M. Barrie Love Quote of the Day There is room in the smallest cottage for a happy loving pair. Friedrich Schiller Art Quote of the Day Filmmaking can be a fine art. Terri Windling Nature Quote […]


The Seed An Ancient Tale of Honesty In the Far East the emperor was growing old and knew it was time to choose his successor. Instead of choosing one of his assistants or his children, he decided to do something different. He called young people in the kingdom together one day. He said, ““It is […]


Camels and llamas can cross breed. You may be familiar with cross-species breeding. The most notable example is the mule, a cross between a donkey and a horse. Another prominent example made popular by Napoleon Dynamite is of course the Liger. The Liger, despite what the movie would have you believe, really just looks like […]

Lana Del Ray

5 Things To Know About Lana Del Rey (Other Than She Was The Controversial Musical Guest On Last Weekend’s SNL) Leading up to her Saturday Night Live debut last weekend, newcomer Lana Del Rey was already facing criticism because she lacks the experience that many of the show’s powerhouse musical guests have. And her critics had a point–her […]


Japan日本国 Nippon-koku or Nihon-koku Flag Imperial Seal Anthem: Kimigayo (君が代) Government Seal of Japan 五七桐 (Go-Shichi no Kiri?) Capital (and largest city) Tokyo (de facto) 35°41′N 139°46′E Official language(s) None Recognised regional languages Aynu itak, Ryukyuan languages, Eastern Japanese, Western Japanese, and several other Japanese dialects National language Japanese Ethnic groups 98.5% Japanese, 0.5% Korean, 0.4% Chinese, 0.6% other Demonym Japanese Government Unitary parliamentary democracy andconstitutional monarchy  – Emperor Akihito  – Prime […]

Once in life time..

You can’t change the way you are.. You will always be you.. Even the sun stop brighting.. And the stars stop shining.. But life never stop living.. In the worlds of sorrow what you believe is what you are.. Life is a dedicated of live.. Life is a appreciated of what you’ve got.. And in […]