Alison Lock
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Olive tree of Vouves, Crete. Respectively 3000 years old.

The Olive tree of Vouves, Crete, Greece is probably one of the oldest olive trees in the world and still produces olives today. Scientists from the University of Crete have estimated it to be years old. The trunk has a perimeter of m and a diameter of m.

This is a rare meteorological phenomenon called a skypunch. When people see these, they think it’s the end of the world. Ice crystals form above the high-altitude cirro-cumulo-stratus clouds, then fall downward, punching a hole in the cloud cover.

This is a rare meteorological phenomenon called a ‘SKY PUNCH’. When people see these,they think it’s the end of the world. Ice crystals form above the high-altitude cirro-cumulo-stratus clouds,then fall downward, punching a hole in the cloudcover.

Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis, England

Remarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier Monmouth Beach, Lyme Regis, UK. Must visit there to look for fossils!