Moments created by artist Alice X. Zhang
I can’t explain the overwhelming sense of joy that I feel when the clouds FINALLY move away and reveal these powerful protective snow-capped sentinels that make up the Olympic Range. I can’t wait to see them from my window again
"Shrouded within the park of Villa Demidoff (just north of Florence, Italy), there sits a gigantic 16th century sculpture known as Colosso dell’Appennino, or the Appennine Colossus. The brooding structure was first erected in 1580 by Italian sculptor Giambologna. Like a guardian of the pond in front of him, the giant is in an endless watchful pose, perched atop his earthy seat.”
Lenticular clouds over Mount Fuji, Japan. These are stationary lens-shaped clouds that form at high altitudes, usually perpendicular to the direction of the wind.
Riding a helmet, while annoying, is necessary. Still, having to carry one around can be cumbersome, and at times, not-so-stylish. But now, a Swedish company promises to solve that problem with what’s…