Safety Bear | Green Wings Award

This week’s Green Wings Award goes to this helpful bear straightening out a fallen traffic cone. When the video clip first begins, one might assume that the cone is about to be a chew toy or thrown down the hill… but instead, the bear believes in safety first! Source unknown. Please feel free to contact […]

Rainbow on the Wetlands

At first glance you might consider this oily sheen reflecting the colors an environmental problem, but it is actually a natural phenomenon that occurs in wetlands and marsh. The oil is produced by microbes in the water and we tend to see it when it becomes concentrated, as it does in these isolated pockets.

Leaf Sheep

This adorable cartoon of a creature is too cute to be real, right? The “leaf sheep” is actually the Costasiella kuroshimae, a species of sacoglossan sea slug which can be found near Japan, Indonesia, and the Philippines. With feelers that look like ears and a vibrant leaf-like body, the leaf sheep is our adorable image […]

Programmable Thermostat | Tuesday Tip

Programmable thermostats learn your habits so you’re more comfortable when you’re home and saving money when you’re not.

Rare Coyamito Agate

Absolutely beautiful and rare Coyamito Agate from Chihuahua, Mexico, which is the only place in the world they are found! The formation of Agate is most often from deposition of layers of silica filling voids in volcanic vesicles or other cavities. The layers form in stages with some of new layers providing an alternating color.

Mastodon looking tree

While it may look like the shape of a mastodon or the famous Muppet Mr. Snuffleupagus disguised as a tree, this is actually the Sequoiadendron giganteum ‘Pendulum’, known as the Weeping Giant Sequoia. The natural shapes of nature are astounding.

Free Your Fridge | Tuesday Tip

Double check to see if your refrigerator has the space it needs to work efficiently. Make sure to refer to the owner’s manual for safe instructions on how to clean your coils.

Snowy Owl Imposter

“This snowy owl looks sus.” The expression on this snowy owl’s face looking at this other imposter owl made out of snow is priceless.

Golden Monkey Hugs | Green Wings Award

Here is something that will put a smile on your face before the weekend. Here we have two endangered golden monkeys giving each other a hug. As a bonus, turn up your sound for some cuteness overload. We just had to give these adorable hugging monkeys our Green Wings Award of the week! Source unknown. […]

Replanted Forest with a Smile

This section of forest off of Highway 18 in Oregon was replanted with Tamarack (also called Larch) trees in the shape of the smiley face. Such a happy sight for drivers passing by.