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5 Surprising Things About Rain That Most People Don't Know About
Nature

5 Surprising Things About Rain That Most People Don't Know About

With the arrival of autumn, the temperatures drop and the rain returns, something that not everyone values ​​and that many people complain about, but which is fundamental for life. Without rain there would be no plants or crops; ponds and wells would dry up; and the world, as we know it, would eventually disappear and with it, us.

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14 plants that repel unwanted insects

There are plants that scare away some types of insects. The essential oils they contain act as a natural repellent and insects tend to avoid them; there are people who attract pesky insects. I have always wondered what it is that attracts them. In any case, I am not very convinced about applying a chemical product on my skin and I am not very confident that the waves emitted by the anti-mosquito devices that are plugged in are really harmless; so I prefer to resort to other more natural remedies.
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Nature

5 Surprising Things About Rain That Most People Don't Know About

With the arrival of autumn, the temperatures drop and the rain returns, something that not everyone values ​​and that many people complain about, but which is fundamental for life. Without rain there would be no plants or crops; ponds and wells would dry up; and the world, as we know it, would eventually disappear and with it, us.
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Nature

Ancestral trees: monuments of nature

The centenary or millennial trees are monuments of nature, scattered throughout the world, sometimes in the most remote forests or villages. Beth Moon with her camera has paid tribute to these colossal pieces of our planet Earth Beth Moon, a photographer from San Francisco, has spent the last 14 years in search of the oldest trees in the world The photographer has traveled to every corner portraying these magnificent trees that inhabit remote places and seem as old as the planet itself.
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