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Our environment never fails to blow us away, from destructive tornado’s to ever so common grass, everything is always more complex than it seems. Even if you’re not the outdoors-y type, there’s no denying we need nature to sustain ourselves. Important aspects aside, nature is also just darn cool!

The intricacy of snowflakes is stunning, and with enough of them in the right conditions, you may even be surprised to find self-rolling snowballs! There’s just some stuff you can’t make up, and other things that are almost impossible to imagine. So browse through as we take a look at the most interesting aspects of the environment!

The Great Carrier Reef – The Largest Fabricated Reef Ever!

We’ve heard of Australia’s beautiful Great Barrier Reef, but one diver’s paradise we’ve not heard much about is the Great Carrier Reef. 24 miles from the coast on Pensacola, sitting at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico, is the USS Oriskany – an 888-foot former US Navy Aircraft Carrier.

A Spoon of Oil Can Calm A Lake

What happens when you put a spoon full of oil into a choppy lake? You got it, the lake calms. You might be thinking "fake news", but know that science may just surprize you yet again!

Why Are There So Many Midges In Scotland?

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Nobody likes midges - they're called pests for a reason! They seem to serve no purpose other than bothering you and leaving you covered in oh so attractive bite marks, especially during the summer. They're especially abundant in Scotland - but did you know there's a reason? Check it out here!

What is Cloud Seeding?

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Every year for many across the world, drought is a real problem. It causes serious health risks of dehydration - drought is no laughing matter. Cloud seeding offers a potential solution to this, and the wondrous thing is, it can be used literally worldwide... theoretically.