March 2nd, 2013
Amazing custom-built floating cabin in Perry Creek, by the island of Vinalhaven in Maine, USA.

Amazing custom-built floating cabin in Perry Creek, by the island of Vinalhaven in Maine, USA.

(Source: absurdgrace)

March 1st, 2013
mashaorlov:  rainbow pool, Madrid

mashaorlov rainbow pool, Madrid

IKEA Portugal partnered with LIKE Architects to create this fun illuminated walkway in the Belém Cultural Centre in Portugal.

IKEA Portugal partnered with LIKE Architects to create this fun illuminated walkway in the Belém Cultural Centre in Portugal.

A Green Roof by Mathijs Delva

A Green Roof by Mathijs Delva

(via kristijxo)


Galapagos Giant Tortoise Has Baby at 70!

Becoming a mother at 70-years-old doesn’t present a problem - for a Galapagos giant tortoise. Nigrita produced her baby a few weeks ago at Zurich Zoo in Switzerland which has been her home since 1946.


Mother weighs in at round about the 500lbs mark while junior is only a few ounces but eventually - aged about 40 - he will reach her size.


Giant tortoises can grow to be five-feet long, live to be 150 years old and are not ready to breed until they are about 25.


They are the largest tortoises in the world and the longest living of all vertebrates. Because of their longevity it is possible that some of the oldest tortoises on the Galapagos were alive when Charles Darwin visited in 1835…
(read more: Telegraph UK) (photo: Reuters)

Galapagos Giant Tortoise Has Baby at 70!

Becoming a mother at 70-years-old doesn’t present a problem - for a Galapagos giant tortoise. Nigrita produced her baby a few weeks ago at Zurich Zoo in Switzerland which has been her home since 1946.

Mother weighs in at round about the 500lbs mark while junior is only a few ounces but eventually - aged about 40 - he will reach her size.

Giant tortoises can grow to be five-feet long, live to be 150 years old and are not ready to breed until they are about 25.

They are the largest tortoises in the world and the longest living of all vertebrates. Because of their longevity it is possible that some of the oldest tortoises on the Galapagos were alive when Charles Darwin visited in 1835…

(read more: Telegraph UK) (photo: Reuters)

(Source: rhamphotheca)

Hillary chillin. (and Bill, 1975)

Hillary chillin. (and Bill, 1975)

February 28th, 2013
It’s just Picasso dressed as Popeye. No big deal.

It’s just Picasso dressed as Popeye. No big deal.