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Qué es "El Niño costero" que está afectando a Perú y Ecuador y por qué puede ser el indicador de un fenómeno meteorológico a escala planetaria - BBC Mundo. Derechos de autor de la imagen EPA.

Qué es "El Niño costero" que está afectando a Perú y Ecuador y por qué puede ser el indicador de un fenómeno meteorológico a escala planetaria - BBC Mundo

La playa donde la naturaleza ha transformado un vertedero ruso de botellas de vodka en un bello lugar - Cultura Inquieta. La bahía de Ussuri, en Rusia, era un vertedero de la era soviética lleno de botellas de vodka y cerveza y de porcelanas, un enorme basurero.

La playa donde la naturaleza ha transformado un vertedero ruso de botellas de vodka en un bello lugar - Cultura Inquieta

Pero gracias al impresionante y fascinante poder de la madre naturaleza, la bahía, cerca de Vladivostok, ahora cuenta con una de las playas más hermosas del mundo. Durante muchos años, las olas del Pacífico Norte han ido erosionando las botellas rotas de cerveza, vino y vodka en millones de guijarros lisos y coloridos. La zona ha dejado de ser un area detestado para convertirse en una destacada atracción turística. Mientras que la bahía de Ussuri era antaño considerada una zona peligrosa, las autoridades ahora la consideran una área especialmente protegida llamada Playa del cristal.

Y mirando estas imágenes impresionantes, no estamos realmente sorprendidos. Una vez más, la Naturaleza nos da una monumental lección. Zidbits - Learn something new every day! Future - Home. Science of Us – What Studies Say About Human Behavior & Productivity. Social Account or Sign up with a social account: Don’t worry.

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10 Mind-Blowing Theories That Will Change Your Perception of the World

Some of the things that we accept as true at face value are notoriously wrong. Scientists and philosophers have made every effort to change our common perceptions of it. The 10 examples below will show you what I mean. 1. Great glaciation. Great glaciation is the theory of the final state that our universe is heading toward. 2. Solipsism is a philosophical theory, which asserts that nothing exists but the individual’s consciousness. Your Brain by the Numbers. How Long to Nap for the Biggest Brain Benefits.

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18 Amazing Facts About the Human Body. Paradoja de Fermi ¿dónde están los extraterrestres? 20 Most Beautiful Minerals And Stones in the World - WhereCoolThingsHappen. This octopus has no name but he does have our hearts. This may just be the cutest example of the terrifying deep we've ever seen.

This octopus has no name but he does have our hearts

Thanks to YouTube channel Science Friday's upcoming Cephalopod Week, we've been treated to a cool look inside the Monterey Bay Aquarium (MBARI) and the search to find a name for this cute little octopus. YouTube SciFri, the online arm of the long-running public radio segment Science Friday, took a closer look at a specimen from the family Opistoteuthis who's all personality and no name. Aww, look at the adorable little creature from the dark abyss! Even when you turn out the lights this octopus still looks like more meek than menacing: The species has long been collected and observed by scientists, but it still doesn't have a name. You can call it what you like, Stephanie, but we're going to call it Squishy, and it shall be ours. The 5 Most Mind-Blowing Things That Can Be Found Underwater. Exploring the depths via scuba or free diving is one of those things that seems really cool in theory.

The 5 Most Mind-Blowing Things That Can Be Found Underwater

Then you swim around in a pool for 36 hours, go to the man-made lake you heard had a flooded town and discover a bunch of muddy brick foundations. It turns out that lakes in the Midwest are about as full of adventurous treasures as the towns around them. But, like the 28 percent of the Earth that's not covered in water, if you pick the right spot at the right time of day, you can find stuff down there that will blow your mind. For instance ... #5. Rare Mushroom Photos Reveal the Visual Diversity of Fungi.

Who knew there are so many different kinds of mushrooms?

Rare Mushroom Photos Reveal the Visual Diversity of Fungi

Retiree Steve Axford, who lives and works in the Northern Rivers area of New South Wales in Australia, uses his camera to capture the startling visual diversity of fungi and other living things. As his photographs reveal, there are far more types of fungi than the pale, umbrella-shaped variety that most of us are used to seeing. Many of the rare specimens that Axford documents look absolutely out of this world. He photographs fungi of all different shapes, sizes, textures, and colors, from glowing fungi to fuzzy fungi to tiny, transparent fungi. Many of these species have never been documented in Australia before, and certainly not in the artistic way that that Axford does so. The nature enthusiast, who enjoys traveling to remote locations to photograph everything from volcanos to plant life, uses photography as his avenue of exploring the world.

Glass Jellyfish Sculpture by Richard Satava. Something resembling glass vases with jellyfish inside creates glass artist Richard Satava.

Glass Jellyfish Sculpture by Richard Satava

He has an amazing skill to create such realistic jellyfish. In simple terms, the jellyfish are also made of glass. Richard Satava spent about three years studying the technique and improving the formulas. He makes these vases with jellyfish for the past twenty years. The Scientist Magazine®

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