Post Profile

These Badass Trees Refuse To Die

(Image Link) It only makes sense for plants that live for hundreds of years to figure out ways to survive at all costs, especially when all they really need to survive is water and sunlight, but trees make the art of survival look easy. (Image Link) Their resilience and ability to thrive in otherwise inhospitable conditions have inspired people throughout history, but this little tree was apparently inspired by two humans named Paul Simon + Art Garfunkel.
read more


Related Posts

A Plant that Survives by Stealing Genetic Material

Genres / Sci Fi : io9

Beneath our feet, plants are locked in a slow-motion struggle for the elements necessary for survival: water, sunlight, and nutrition. But some plants have learned to game the system, stealing water and nutrients from those their ne...

How do Trees Survive Winter?

Humor : Neatorama

(YouTube link) My house plants died just from being in the one room in the house without a heat vent. So how do trees survive when everything else turns to ice? According to this presentation by Minute Earth, trees have evolved seve...

Here Are The Horrible Ways You'd Die If You Brought A Piece Of The Sun Back To Earth

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo Australia

With all the fascinating planets in our solar system, it sometimes feels like the Sun gets overlooked. The Sun is amazing! People still worship the Sun, and that actually makes a certain amount of sense. So, what would happen if you...

5.11 Donates $20,000 to Sheepdog Survival Fund

Hobbies / Hunting : AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

5.11 has donated $20,000 to the Sheepdog Survival Fund from proceeds of the sale of its recently launched Defender-Flex Pants and Jeans. This post 5.11 Donates $20,000 to Sheepdog Survival Fund appeared first on Shootin...

First Practical Artificial Leaf Produces Hydrogen Fuel From Sunlight and Water

Humor : Geekosystem

Plants' ability to survive and thrive on a simple diet of sunlight and water can seem sort of miraculous, especially to we animals who have to go through the indignity of eating other living things, pleasant as that may be at times....


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC