Nature

Top 10 Most Interesting Languages

There are thousands of languages in the world – the exact number is unknown, but estimates are between 6,000 and 7,000. They range from those spoken by billions (like English and Spanish) to those spoken by just a handful. It’s almost impossible to pick just a few as particularly interesting, [...]

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Top 10 Wildlife Reserves

When it comes to holidays, some people like visiting cities, historical monuments or lying on beaches. But if none of those tickle your fancy, how about a holiday to a wildlife reserve? All around the world, special areas are preserved where you can see animals and plants in their natural [...]

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Top 10 Ideas That Everyone Used to Believe

Nowadays, with our speedy communications and the whole of human knowledge at the press of a button, it’s tempting to think that we have the monopoly on ideas. That everything we believe is infallible and it’s only people in the past that had these crazy theories. But let’s not get [...]

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Top 10 Strangest Sea Creatures

If you need any proof of the wonderful diversity of nature, you only need look as far as the obscure corners of the ocean to find it. And when I say “wonderful diversity” I mean, weirdness. There are some terrifying creatures that live down there and some that are just [...]

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Top 10 Most Unusual Looking Pets

Adopting a pet means welcoming a new family member, so it better be one that makes you smile. Why not try out one of these unusual looking pets, which will not only enrich your life but will also make great conversation pieces?   10. Gouldian Finch It’s not unusual for [...]

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Top 10 Flightless Birds Still Present Today

There are many flightless birds around the world including two kinds of the oh-so-cute dabbling ducks. But we are not going for cute points here. This list will highlight some of the record breakers of the flightless world of birds including the largest, smallest, rarest or just plain cool or [...]

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Top 10 Famous Trees You Really Should Know

They are ancient, beautiful, and supply us with the essentials for life itself. For whatever reason, humans seldom see them as little more than wasted space and building supplies. Trees are among the most under rated things on Planet Earth (right up there with air conditioners). Some trees are so [...]

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Top 10 Natural Migrations

Whether through magnetic perception, solar or lunar guidance, landmarks, smell, echolocation, or any other method—many of earth’s creatures love to travel. Our planet is filled with overlapping migratory patterns that form the fabric of the earth’s natural systems. Whether through biology that is beyond our perception, travel patterns passed on [...]

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Top 10 Most Dangerous Beaches

Who doesn’t love a beach vacation? The sun, the sand, the radiation…hang on, what was that last part again? Yes, seems like there are some beaches out there that are less than idyllic. Whether your particular phobia is shark bites, jellyfish or being kidnapped, don’t worry – we can find [...]

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Top 10 Most Challenging Mountains to Climb

Mountains have always represented something in human culture that’s almost impossible to overcome  – hence “Climb every mountain”, “Move every mountain” and “making mountains out of molehills”. But some mountains aren’t that difficult to conquer - some are no more than big hills. On the other hand, there are some mountains [...]

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