To take the long-exposure photos, Michael visited multiple limestone caves on New Zealand’s North Island.
A "draconian" new law in the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic could see Farose citizens, tourists and conservationists face up to two years in prison if they fail to report sightings of migrating whales and dolphins to the Faroese...Show More Summary
by Bill Pearis Swedish quartet This is Head will release their self-titled third album this fall via Adrian Recordings. The LP was recorded on the island of Timmerdalen, just north of Gothenberg. This was all somewhat by accident, as the...
The landscapes of New Zealand's North Island hold cinematic cachet. "The Piano" starred a black-sand surf beach in Auckland’s Waitakere Ranges; Kiwi Andrew Adamson transformed nearby Woodhill Forest into a witch’s camp in "The Lion,Show More Summary
Today the Department of Awesome Natural Wonders is exploring 30 million-year-old limestone formations inside the caves of the North Island of New Zealand where Arachnocampa luminosa, a species of bioluminescent gnat larva, also known as glowworms, turn the underground chambers into a twinkling wonderland. Show More Summary
Photographer Joseph Michael captured stunning images of bioluminescent Arachnocampa luminosa glowworms in the caves of New Zealand’s North Island in a series titled Luminosity. The A. luminosa shine an eerie light on the 30-million-year-old limestone formations of the caves. photos via Joseph Michael submitted via Laughing Squid Tips
North Carolina has seen two attacks in as many days on the barrier islands. In separate incidents last week, two people were attacked in South Carolina.
Trivia Miles traveled 4,265 MPG (trip) 28.4 # states visited 14Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida (for dinner), Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island # state...Show More Summary
Chessie, the largest tiger shark ever tagged on the East Coast, has reached the eastern tip of Long Island on a cruise north from her home off Charleston, and it appears she could be set to join the population of white sharks gathering off Cape Cod. Show More Summary
Footprints recently discovered on the shores of a small island off the west coast of Canada may be the oldest in North America, researchers say. The find also bolsters a novel theory that the first inhabitants of the continent migrated from Alaska south along the coast by boat rather than inland on foot. Show More Summary
Two activist ships are racing to the Faroe Islands, in the North Atlantic to attempt to stop the "barbaric" annual killing of hundreds of whales and dolphins currently taking place in the autonomous Danish province. Two vessels, the...Show More Summary
Rick Nielsen on first night of Cheap Trick/Peter Frampton tour (via) Veterans of the riff and the road, Cheap Trick are currently trekking across North America with Peter Frampton, next playing DC area's Wolf Trap on Thursday (6/25). They were...
The abandoned Island Grove Methodist Church, built circa 1885 in North Florida. (Photo: Kelly Micheau) Photographer Kelly Micheau started out as, in her words, an “armchair explorer.” After watching a documentary about Paris’ famous catacombs about five years ago, she began scouring the internet for stories of old, abandoned places. Show More Summary
Tybee Island is the northernmost Georgia Barrier Island located at the mouth of the south channel of the Savannah River. Hilton Head Island in South Carolina is about ten miles north of Tybee Island. This barrier island is similar to...Show More Summary
From the mountains of North Georgia to the marshes of the coast, there is no shortage of Independence Day celebrations in the Peach State. Here are a few highlights: St. Simons Island: Sunshine Festival 5k and 1 Mile Fun Run, Mallery Park, Saturday, July 4th, 8am Kick off your holiday with a brisk job through […]
North Shore Begins to Take Shape The long promised transformation of Staten Island’s north shore is finally taking shape, as private investors are spending nearly $1 billion on four development projects and the city is making several improvements,... Read More
Timing is everything. And unfortunately for the 2015 Audi RS5, my test car was delivered just one week after I spent a glorious, sunsplashed weekend squiring a BMW M4 convertible around the North Fork of Long Island. The M4 is a simply stupendous car: precise, powerful, and utterly exciting. Show More Summary
It's Fathers Day on Sunday (6/21) and Future Islands are celebrating by releasing a video for "A Song for Our Grandfathers" from last year's breakthrough Singles. It was shot by director Jay Buim at a family reunion in North...
Future Islands have shared the video for "A Song for Our Grandfathers" from 2014's Singles. Jay Buim directed the video shot at a family reunion in North Carolina. In the video, the band have a picnic with their families before performing in front of them. Check it out below. Show More Summary
On June 14, two swimmers each lost arms to a shark in separate attacks in close proximity in the waters off the coast of Oak Island, North Carolina. The attacks came just three days after and only 15 miles away from where a girl was bitten by...