Wow! :) People At This Festival Slept On Hammocks Hanging Hundreds Of Feet Above The Italian Alps

by Dovas “The International Highline Meeting festival seems like one of the chillest festivals we’ve ever heard of, but it also might be one of the most terrifying – attendees spend most of their time strung up on tightropes stretched across the Italian Alps in Monte Piana. The attendees call themselves “slackers” because of the…

Impressive – hundreds of mountaineers climb the Alps for this epic photoshoot (+ video)

by Dovas “The sheer cliff wall or snowy, wind-blasted peak of an icy mountain is a rough place to create large-scale photographic works of art, but that’s exactly what Swiss photographer Robert Bösch does. His photos can involve hundreds of mountain climbers braving difficult conditions to get the perfect shot. To celebrate the 150th anniversary…

The Melting – Antarctica May Lift Sea Level Faster in Threat to Megacities

By Stefan Nicola | Aug 14, 2014 Photographer: Michel Setboun/Getty Images Antarctica glaciers melting because of global warming may push up sea levels faster than previously believed, potentially threatening megacities including New York and Shanghai, researchers in Germany said. Antarctica’s ice discharge may raise sea levels as much as 37 centimeters (14.6 inches) this century…

Night-Shining Clouds Glow Above Northern Ireland (Photo) / Noctilucent clouds

By Nina Sen, Space.com Contributor   |   July 07, 2014   photo: John C McConnell “Electric-blue noctilucent clouds glimmered in the sky just before dawn when this amazing image was captured. Astrophotographer John McConnell took the photo on June 20, 2014 from Maghaberry, Northern Ireland. Noctilucent clouds or NLCs are blue-white clouds that are so bright they can…

Нещо като игра със смъртта (снимки)

🙂 “Има хора, които не се страхуват да си играят със смъртта. За тях карането на колело на ръба на скала и нощуването на хиляди метри надморска височина не е нещо необичайно.” .    източник: http://offnews.bg/ статия: http://goo.gl/6RJsu9