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Apr

A year in the life of ‘Bears’One of the directors behind Disneynature’s latest documentary explains what makes these animals so special — and how he got such spectacular footage.

A year in the life of ‘Bears’
One of the directors behind Disneynature’s latest documentary explains what makes these animals so special — and how he got such spectacular footage.

Use baking soda for easy-to-peel hard-boiled eggsOur food blogger couldn’t figure out why her hard-boiled eggs, which she’s cooked for years, were looking so beat up — until she learned this trick.

Use baking soda for easy-to-peel hard-boiled eggs
Our food blogger couldn’t figure out why her hard-boiled eggs, which she’s cooked for years, were looking so beat up — until she learned this trick.

9 children who were raised by animals
All you have to do is watch this video and you can help save homeless puppiesPet food company offers to share viral videos profits with dogs in need.

All you have to do is watch this video and you can help save homeless puppies
Pet food company offers to share viral videos profits with dogs in need.

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Apr

How to garden with allergiesAvoiding risky plants and taking certain precautions can get you back into your yard in no time.

How to garden with allergies
Avoiding risky plants and taking certain precautions can get you back into your yard in no time.

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Say hello to amazing photo galleries. See this week’s top Traveler Photo Contest frames »
Photograph by Kevin Dietrich

natgeotravel:

Say hello to amazing photo galleries. See this week’s top Traveler Photo Contest frames »

Photograph by Kevin Dietrich

The art of stacking time: Prismatic sunset photo created from hundreds of images
Ancient puppy paw prints found on Roman tilesThe site in Leicester also provided archeologists with Roman tweezers, brooches, coins and samples of painted wall plaster.

Ancient puppy paw prints found on Roman tiles
The site in Leicester also provided archeologists with Roman tweezers, brooches, coins and samples of painted wall plaster.

'Earth cousin' discovery a milestone in search for alien lifeThe exoplanet Kepler-186f indicates that life could be sustainable around M dwarf stars, despite their dimness.

'Earth cousin' discovery a milestone in search for alien life
The exoplanet Kepler-186f indicates that life could be sustainable around M dwarf stars, despite their dimness.

Tree tunnels are perfect examples of how nature can be shaped over many years by humans and other external influences. When paths and roads are carved into the ground, nearby trees bend outward into the new patch of light to receive more energy for photosynthesis. This process continues until the tree branches on either side completely overlap, forming a thick ceiling over the pathway beneath.
Take a stroll beneath these 9 natural tree tunnels