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Remarkable Recycling: Architect Turns Grain Silo Into Home

There’s nothing more satisfying than people making the most of the materials available to them and that’s certainly the case with this incredible home in Phoenix, Arizona. The unique house is actually made from an old 1950’s grain silo and houses two floors, with space for a kitchen, living room, bedroom and bathroom. The structure […]

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10 Perfectly Timed Wildlife Photos

Wildlife photographers spend a huge amount of their careers sat around waiting for a photo opportunity. It can often take weeks or even months to capture that perfect shot and a great deal of patience is needed to forge a successful career. Every now and again though, a shot is timed so perfectly that the […]

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Nature’s Friendly Giants: 5 Incredible Images Of Whales

Whales are the largest mammals on our planet and, while these enormous and powerful creatures may look pretty daunting, they are actually fairly docile and inquisitive animals. Humankind has had a long standing fascination with the whale but any opportunities to get up close to the majestic mammals are few and far between, meaning the […]

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Dog Adopts Adorable Baby Opossums

We love a good animal adoption story here at Earthtripper and Pretinha, a dog from Rio De Janeiro, has given us one of the cutest adoption stories we’ve ever seen. A small group of baby opossums were left abandoned and fending for their lives when their mother was killed by a stray dog in Brazil’s […]

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World’s Most Incredible Animal Migrations

It’s hard to think of a more stunning sight than seeing thousands of animals migrating countless miles across our planet in search of warmth, food or a breeding ground (and sometimes all three). While we humans may complain about having to trek a few miles to the supermarket for food and supplies each week, many […]

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10 Of The Strangest Creatures On The Planet

Our planet is home to thousands of creatures of all different shapes and sizes and, while some animals are too cute for words (just try googling ‘Red Panda’ for example), there are an unfortunate few that are not quite so lucky when it comes to the looks department. Whether it’s a fish that looks like […]

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This Traffic Camera Caught The Perfect Photo

You’d be forgiven for thinking that the photos below were captured for a nature documentary but the incredible images were actually caught by a plain old traffic camera in Canada. The breathtaking images of the snowy owl in flight were caught, totally by chance, by a camera on a Montreal motorway in Quebec at the […]

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Life Hacks To Make Christmas Easier & Cheaper

Whether you’re Christmas crazy or a grumpy Grinch, we all know that the festive season can be a stressful and expensive time of year. Buying presents and fancy decorations can put a serious dent in your bank account, but there are ways to avoid feeling the pinch in the New Year. Whether it’s making your […]

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10 Crazy New Year Celebrations around the World

When the New Year comes around, the world celebrates in a variety of different ways. However, what’s more interesting is that it doesn’t occur at the same time for everyone. The Lunar Calendar doesn’t end on December 31; instead, it ends sometime around February each year. With that in mind, here are some of the […]

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Would You Dare To Cross Brave Man’s Bridge?

If the name hasn’t already given it away, then the pictures below should make it pretty clear that you have to be pretty bold (or crazy) to cross ‘Brave Man’s Bridge’ in Hunan Province, China. The 984 ft long glass-bottomed walkway sits 590 ft (over 180m) above a ravine and has been terrifying tourists since […]