Observe: Peacock

PeacockPeacocks are god’s most magical creatures. I’ve always been fascinated with the fact that male peacocks are the pretty ones. Only today I found out about the Albino peacock. It looks like a giant snowflake, literally.
albino-peacockPS: Click on the images to enlarge them, and see how wondrous they really are.

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List: 7 Weird Post-death Rituals

CemeteryThere are over a million tribe in our world, and you can only imagine the rituals and traditions of said tribes. Here’s a list of  7 of the weird ways tribes deal with death.

Mountains7. Mountains of Silence
Zoroastrians believe the body is impure and shouldn’t pollute the earth after death through burial or cremation. Instead, the deceased are brought to a ceremonial “tower of silence”, usually located on an elevated mountain plateau, and left exposed to the animals and elements. When the bones have been dried and bleached by the sun, they are gathered and dissolved in lime.

Tree6. Tree Burials
Because ground burials are passé, Indigenous tribes in many parts of the world discovered that the best way of disposing the dead was to put them up high. Groups in Australia, British Columbia, the American southwest and Siberia were known to practice tree burial, which involved wrapping the body in a shroud or cloth and placing it in a crook to decompose.
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List: 7 Shocking Snake Facts

Python_regius-coffee_001Here are 7 facts about snakes that should make you.. feel more comfortable around snakes now that you know them.

7. Snakes go months without food, and STILL GROW!

6. World’s smallest snake could curl up on a quarter (of a dollar).

5. Cobra’s aim for your eyes.

4. Pythons eat entire prey, BONES AND ALL.

3. Paradise tree snakes can fly (glide) up to 50 feet!

2. Snakes eat their offsprings.. freaks!

1. A snake can eat a longer snake!!!

PS: This goes to Abdullah of p0ach 😉

List: The Most Incredible Animal Journeys!

JourneyHere’s a list of the 10 most bizarre animal journeys.. Hope you enjoy, and tell me what you think!

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humpbackwhale10. The Humpback Whale
They hold the world record for the longest mammalian voyage. They spend their days eating tons of food in the warmer months of the year, come wintertime they swim 5,000 miles away to calm breeding grounds near Columbia and the Equator

freshwatereels9. Freshwater Eels
After hatching in the salty Sargasso Sea, the eels swim to freshwater rivers in the United Kingdom and the East Coast of North America. On the way, their kidneys adapt to the change in salinity. When it’s time to lay eggs, the eels and their kidneys will return to their beginnings.

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