A Digital Animation Explores the Height of Trees From a 3-Inch Bonsai to a 300-Foot Sequoia
In this calming video by Red Side, a variety of tree species are compared side-by-side. The animation spans different common and more unique tree types, starting with 3-inch Keshitsubo bonsai tree and moving all the way to a towering Sequoia sempervirens. In …
A Digital Animation Compares the Size of Trees: From the 3-Inch Bonsai, to the 300-Foot Sequoia
It took about 110 days to put together. A digital animation comparing the size of trees, from a miniature 3-inch bonsai, to a sequoia soaring more than 300 feet high. Some trees are smaller than blades of grass. Others bigger than the Statue of Liberty. A lot…
Inside the deeply weird fake seed scams that are all over Amazon
It’s Cheat Week at Mashable. Join us as we take a look at how liars, scammers, grifters, and everyday people take advantage of life’s little loopholes in order to get ahead. Amazon has a well-documented fake item problem, from counterfeit versions of AirPods,…
‘It brings a sense of peace’: Mastering the art of native bonsai
Tasmanian native bonsai artist Jarryd Bailey says the practice brings a sense of peace to a busy world — but it isn’t without its challenges.
In the world of miniature green
Bonsai is a science and an art that respects smaller spaces, says landscape designer Veena Nanda
Bonsai does’t enhance interior design, aquariums aren’t aesthetic, breads kill birds: Stop inflicting pain on animals and trees
Bonsai trees are actually huge ones that are weakened and stunted constantly by cutting their roots, and not allowing them to grow. The post Bonsai does’t enhance interior design, aquariums aren’t aesthetic, breads kill birds: Stop inflicting pain on animals …
Roma poke fun at bizarre tree trophy they won for beating Real Madrid in the ‘Mabel Green Cup’
Roma picked up a bizarre trophy after their penalty shootout victory over Real Madrid in the Mabel Green Cup. Marcelo’s missed penalty gave Alessandro Florenzi the honour of lifting a bonsai tree.
All-in-one Lenovo IdeaCentre A540 comes with wireless-charging base
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Online Plant Shops Are Helping Millennials Get In Touch With Their Roots
An online industry is blooming just under our noses. Four Millennials reveal how, where and why they shop for plants online.
Karlie Kloss links arms with husband Josh Kushner at Ellie Goulding’s wedding in York
The supermodel, 27, kept the good times rolling as she treated fans to a series of snaps from her pal Ellie Goulding’s wedding with Caspar Jopling on Instagram on Tuesday.
Now’s the Time to Buy These Down Stocks
Investors are losing sight of the big picture with FedEx and Levi Strauss.
1-800-Flowers Just Expanded Their Plant Shop and It’s Growing On Us
Plant parenthood can be extremely rewarding—and addictive. If you’re looking to add a few more to your home, there’s now another way to get your fiddle leaf fix. 1-800-Flowers.com is expanding their Plant Shop, and we’re not surprised in the least. The popula…
This Children’s Book-Inspired Australian Home Can Only Be Described as ‘Crayola Modern’
Anyone who’s ever wished for their own 1960s slice of rainbow will love this Australian house, featuring disco balls, neon, and a custom pink laminated glass entryway. READ MORE…
How American Gunboat Diplomacy Helped Democratize Japanese Shaved Ice
One show of force had a cooling effect on Japanese summers. It’s not just shaved ice. Rather than ground or crushed, ice in proper kakigori is shaved on a razor-sharp plane so thinly it more closely resembles freshly fallen snow. Topped with condensed milk an…
Is this “wigu” really a turtle that cries like a human?
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As popularity of zip lines in Colorado soars, severe crashes raise safety concerns
When Lisa Cowles suffered a concussion, a traumatic brain injury and knee fractures on the ride she became one of thousands of thrill-seekers nationwide who likewise have been urged to trust the safety of zip lines only to learn of their vulnerabilities.
Ellie Goulding breaks her social media silence after her lavish wedding to Caspar Jopling
Ellie Goulding has broken her social media silence after her lavish wedding to Caspar Jopling in York on Saturday.
Ellie Goulding strolls through a picturesque palace in honeymoon snaps after marrying Caspar Jopling
The British singer, 32, took to Instagram to share a trip of images as she strolled through a palace or stately home in a beautiful black gown. Ellie married Caspar on Saturday at York Minster Cathedral.
Ellie Goulding in SECOND wedding dress to Caspar Jopling
Ellie Goulding has shared a picture of herself wearing a SECOND wedding dress from her nuptials to Caspar Jopling on Saturday.
Inside Ellie Goulding and Caspar Jopling’s wedding
Ellie Goulding and Caspar Jopling have shared intimate photos from inside their wedding reception.