a world of light

Day 106

Day 106

  What colour is a Polar Bear? And no, it’s not white (or off-white or cream) The answer surprised me. Though the fur looks white, it’s actually transparent and colourless—and...

Day 106

  What colour is a Polar Bear? And no, it’s not white (or off-white or cream) The answer surprised me. Though the fur looks white, it’s actually transparent and colourless—and...

Day 105

Day 105

Giant's Jars The megalithic stone jars scattered across the Plain of Jars in Laos are a mystery. What do you think they were made for?   Photo credit: Christopher Voitus,...

Day 105

Giant's Jars The megalithic stone jars scattered across the Plain of Jars in Laos are a mystery. What do you think they were made for?   Photo credit: Christopher Voitus,...

Day 104

Day 104

  Food that would have been wasted Valentin Thurn was raised by parents who grew up during World War II and who understood the importance of not wasting food. It...

Day 104

  Food that would have been wasted Valentin Thurn was raised by parents who grew up during World War II and who understood the importance of not wasting food. It...

Day 103

Day 103

  Island Living The Totora is a water-resistant plant that grows in lake Titicaca and is used to make boats, houses, roofs, mattresses and more. Totora, called the "lake banana"...

Day 103

  Island Living The Totora is a water-resistant plant that grows in lake Titicaca and is used to make boats, houses, roofs, mattresses and more. Totora, called the "lake banana"...

Day 102

Day 102

  Sometimes it is the people you least expect who are the heroes of our world. I grew up being taught to fear bikers. They seemed tough and menacing and...

Day 102

  Sometimes it is the people you least expect who are the heroes of our world. I grew up being taught to fear bikers. They seemed tough and menacing and...

Day 101

Day 101

A universe of light An artist with a love and knowledge of the universe, shows us the universe in a single view Logarithmic scale conception of the observable universe with...

Day 101

A universe of light An artist with a love and knowledge of the universe, shows us the universe in a single view Logarithmic scale conception of the observable universe with...