Julie Hambleton

Hawaii Group Sets Record For Largest Haul of Plastic Removed From The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Hawaii Group Sets Record For Largest Haul of Plastic Removed From The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Did you know that there is a place in the world called The Great Pacific Garbage Patch? It is a real place, with a real problem. This group of ocean activists from Hawaii took to the sea to tackle this issue and ended up removing a record-breaking amount of plastic waste from the ocean. The […]

 Julie Hambleton

The 15 Giant Tortoises That Saved a Species–Breeding 1,900 Babies–Finally Returned to Their Galapagos Island Home

The 15 Giant Tortoises That Saved a Species–Breeding 1,900 Babies–Finally Returned to Their Galapagos Island Home

After 55 years spent away from home, these giant tortoises have finally made their triumphant return back to their home on the Galapagos Islands. Their survival as a species is all thanks to one of the world’s most successful captive breeding programs. Giant Tortoises Return to Española Island In the mid-1960s, the giant Española tortoise […]

 Julie Hambleton

Our Worst Nightmare? Here’s What You Need to Know About That ‘Human-Sized’ Bat Going Viral

Our Worst Nightmare? Here’s What You Need to Know About That ‘Human-Sized’ Bat Going Viral

By now I’m sure we’ve all seen the viral photo of that ‘human-sized bat’ in the Philippines. Most of us probably had the same thought: There’s no way giant bats like that are real!  Like it or not, giant bats are real, but they aren’t quite what that viral post says they are. This is […]

 Julie Hambleton

World record lightning ‘megaflash’ in South America — 440 miles long — confirmed by scientists

World record lightning ‘megaflash’ in South America — 440 miles long — confirmed by scientists

Lightning is extraordinary, beautiful, and awe-inspiring to see. It can also be incredibly scary, particularly if you’ve ever had a close encounter with these potentially deadly bolts. Recently in South America, the world’s largest-ever recorded megaflash occurred. The expanse of it will blow your mind. World-Record Setting Megaflash in South America The World Meteorological Organization […]

 Julie Hambleton

Man Designs An Off-Road “Wheelchair” So That His Wife Can Go Places She Never Imagined, It’s Now Up For Mass-Production.

Man Designs An Off-Road “Wheelchair” So That His Wife Can Go Places She Never Imagined, It’s Now Up For Mass-Production.

Those of us who have full function of our legs take our ability to go anywhere – hiking in the mountains, walking along the beach, and trekking through the snow – completely for granted. When we’re out enjoying the great outdoors, we don’t think about the thousands of people who can’t experience these places due […]

 Julie Hambleton

Couple Builds A Mini Pub In A Garden, Stuns People With Its Handmade Interior

Couple Builds A Mini Pub In A Garden, Stuns People With Its Handmade Interior

Whether it’s because our favorite bars and pubs have been closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, or even if it’s just because you’re tired of paying so much money for a pint of beer, you’ve probably at one point thought: Wouldn’t it be nice to have a mini pub right here in my backyard? This […]

 Julie Hambleton

Where and when you’ll be able to see the July 4 lunar eclipse in the US

Where and when you’ll be able to see the July 4 lunar eclipse in the US

This year, Independence Day is going to give people more than just a fireworks show. July 4th is also bringing a lunar eclipse with it. It’s being dubbed the ‘buck moon’ lunar eclipse, and this is everything you need to know about when and how to see it. July 4th Lunar Eclipse During the night […]

 Julie Hambleton

There’s A Theme Park That Allows Kids To Operate Construction Machinery

There’s A Theme Park That Allows Kids To Operate Construction Machinery

Whether you were a kid who was star-struck by construction equipment or have a child who is, Diggerland is the place for you. That’s right, there is a theme park where instead of roller coasters and thrill rides, kids get to operate construction equipment. Diggerland: A Construction Lover’s Dream Park In West Berlin, New Jersey, […]

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