Survival Skills 

Getting To This Place Is Extremely Difficult… But 8-10 Hours Later, It’ll Blow You Away.

Overlooking a scenic fjord in Norway, high up in the mountains is ‘The Trolls Tongue’, or Trolltunga. This oddly shaped rock formation that got its name from folk tales is one of the most spectacular scenic cliffs in Norway. Trolltunga is situated about 3600 feet (1100 meters) above sea level, hovering 2300 feet (700 meters) above lake Ringedalsvatnet in Skjeggedal. The view is simply breathtaking from up there, and to experience it you have to hike through high mountain trails, which takes 8-10 hours in total (to Trolltunga and back down). Trolltunga…

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Survival Skills 

These Mysterious Patterns On The Ocean Floor Have a Surprising Explanation

It’s not often that we look for evidence of extraterrestrial life at the bottom of the ocean, but if aliens did want to hide their existence from us, the ocean would be a pretty good place to do it. That’s why when researchers find something freaky on the ocean floor, my inner conspiracy theorist immediately starts shouting, “Aliens!” Take this beautiful, odd-looking geometric pattern on the ocean floor, for example. It was found off the coast of Japan’s Amami-Ōshima Island. YouTube / Marinestation Amami The pattern is made of sculpted…

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Survival Skills 

This Owl Has A Pretty Incredible Defense Mechanism When He Feels Threatened

Lots of animals have incredible powers that many people don’t know about — Mother Nature is truly amazing. For instance, watching an animal’s survival mechanisms in action can be simply astounding. Take the northern white-faced owl — he has a pretty rad defensive technique when he feels threatened by a predator. Watch as he changes appearance instantaneously to look more menacing than usual! (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = “//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3”; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, ‘script’, ‘facebook-jssdk’)); The northern…

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These Deep-Sea Divers Are Feeding Some Seriously Terrifying Creatures

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); When it comes to creatures of the deep, it’s not uncommon for us to rightly fear big baddies like sharks, but eels can be just as terrifying. Take the freaky-looking wolf eel, for example. The wolf eel is a rather large animal that burrows into rock crevices of varying depths, and it’s known for its powerful bite. This bite is used for eating shellfish like mussels and clams. While they’re rarely aggressive, they have been known to have a taste for human flesh if provoked. While…

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