It is said to be the most spectacular show on Earth, and it’s free too: the Aurora Borealis (in the southern hemisphere it is known as the Aurora Australis).
Month: April 2013
Brazil and sand
This sandy beach is in Brazil, but it’s certainly not the famous Copacabana beach in Rio, it is to be found in the remote north-east.
A newly-discovered tarantula in the wilds of Sri Lanka with a length of 8 inches may be the longest known spider.
No, this isn’t the famous painting by van Gogh, or the famous song by Don McClean, but it is a stunning photo nonetheless.