Ecuador Holds World Reforestation Record for Planting 647,250 Trees in a Single Day – May 27, 2017

Anna Hunt, Staff  Writer Waking Times A record set by the people of Ecuador is one of the most impressive in the Guinness Book of World Records still stands. In just one day in 2015, thousands of volunteers from around the country planted 647,250 trees in over 150 locations. Deforestation Ecuador is one of the country’s…

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More than 700 Oil Spills in North Dakota Reported in the Same Month Pipeline Opens – Waking Times – May 25, 2017

Alex Pietrowski Waking Times There’s more reason to be concerned about the Dakota Access Pipeline than you may think. The distress expressed by water protesters at Standing Rock is not just for the sake of opposing big oil. There is a valid reason: the prevalence of oil spills in North Dakota. To emphasize this possibility, let’s take…

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These ‘Living Stones’ in Romania Grow Over 10 Meters Tall And Are Able To Move, Breathe and Reproduce – May 23, 2017

These ‘Living Stones’ in Romania Grow Over 10 Meters Tall And Are Able To Move, Breathe and Reproduce

Alien Policy We often don’t pay attention to the many mysteries this planet has to offer, but when we finally do, we become perplexed by the intricacy of the out-of-place objects we discover. These odd formations found in a small village in Romania are called Trovants. Their common aspect makes them look like regular rocks,…

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The Entrance to ‘Inner Earth’—Meet the EVEREST of Caves(Photos) – May 17, 2017

The Entrance to ‘Inner Earth’—Meet the EVEREST of Caves

Ancient Code With a total length of cave passages reaching a staggering 13,232 m, the deepest explored parts of Krubera-Voronya reach 2,197 m. It remainsthe only known cave on Earth deeper than 2,000 meters—rightfully earning the title as the entrance to Inner Earth. Known as Krubera-Voronya—the cave is known as the EVEREST of caves. With…

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These Clever Dolphins In Georgia Have The Most Unique Hunting Technique [Watch] – May 8, 2017

Credit: Coastal Care Evolution is an amazing thing that, although somehow disputed despite scientific evidence and real world examples you can see everyday, has helped today’s animals and humans adapt to our surroundings and survive better wherever we choose to live. This is most evident in wild animals, whose primitive techniques and unique physical adaptations…

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Meet The Stunning Animal Many Are Calling ‘The Most Beautiful Horse In The World’ – April 26, 2017

By: Ryan Aliapoulios/Shareably As anyone who’s ever watched Animal Planet (or gone outside) knows, the biodiversity found amongst Earth’s many creatures can be pretty stunning. For those paying close enough attention, there’s almost no end to all the little variations to be discovered. Take horses, for example. You’re probably picturing a tall, regal animal galloping…

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Elephant Cries Tears of Joy After Being Released From 50 Years of Captivity[Video] – April 23, 2017

This is a touching story of an elephant named Raju who was chained and in captivity for his entire life -50 years. Just recently, wildlife experts, police, vets and Forestry Commission officers set him free.What is so touching is that during the rescue, just when he was very close to being rescued, Raju began to cry…

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