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 ‘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.
Gorgeous Macro Photographs of Dew-Soaked Dandelions. By UK photographer Sharon Johnstone. Such a perfect mix of light and water, they almost look like candy. See many more images in her macro galleries. (via daily art fixx)