News for the Soul Iceland gets record breaking snowfall and the pictures are amazing image

Iceland gets record breaking snowfall and the pictures are amazing

Last Update: June 20, 2018 at 12:13 pm

SOURCE: BBC Feb 28/17 Record breaking amounts of snow fell in the city of Reykjavik in Iceland last night and the pictures are amazing.   The snow in the capital peaked at 51 cm. Only once in history has this been topped, when snowfall in the city reached 55 cm in January 1937. Roads may Read More

News for the Soul Incredible ‘fire rainbow’ cloud phenomenon creates stunning sky display image

Incredible ‘fire rainbow’ cloud phenomenon creates stunning sky display

Last Update: June 20, 2018 at 12:18 pm

SOURCE: The Telegraph Feb 21, 2017   A spectacular ‘fire rainbow’ cloud phenomenon has been captured on camera lighting up the sky in Singapore. The amazing sight was visible over the sovereign city-state for around 15 minutes on February 20, one witness told the BBC.   “It started as a small orange circle then grew Read More

News for the Soul Berlin: Robert Redford, Jackie Chan to Narrate ‘Earth: One Amazing Day’ image

Berlin: Robert Redford, Jackie Chan to Narrate ‘Earth: One Amazing Day’

Last Update: June 20, 2018 at 12:23 pm

Feb 8, 2017 SOURCE: Hollywood Reporter   The film is a sequel to BBC Earth Films’ ‘Earth.’ Robert Redford will narrate Earth: One Amazing Day, the sequel to BBC Earth Films’ hit 2007 film Earth, while Jackie Chan will narrate the Mandarin-language release. Directed by Peter Webber (The Girl with the Pearl Earring) and Richard Read More

News for the Soul FSIN congratulates Standing Rock activists after pipeline route halted image

FSIN congratulates Standing Rock activists after pipeline route halted

Last Update: December 9, 2016 at 11:38 am

SOURCE: CBC   FSIN congratulates Standing Rock activists after pipeline route halted   Saskatchewan First Nations leaders urge ‘water protectors’ to be vigilant in wake of victory   The Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations says the group known as water protectors at Standing Rock deserve credit for their perseverance against the Dakota Access pipeline development Read More

News for the Soul WATCH: Dolphins save long-distance swimmer from possible shark attack image

WATCH: Dolphins save long-distance swimmer from possible shark attack

Last Update: October 13, 2016 at 1:28 pm

WATCH: Dolphins save long-distance swimmer from possible shark attack SOURCE:  Global News   Oct. 13, 2016   A group of dolphins came to the rescue of a British long-distance swimmer during a marathon swim off the coast of New Zealand. Adam Walker was in the middle of his swim to conquer the Cook Strait, one Read More

News for the Soul Watch Incredible Moment caught on tape: baby chameleon hatches from egg image

Watch Incredible Moment caught on tape: baby chameleon hatches from egg

Last Update: October 13, 2016 at 1:13 pm

SOURCE: Telegraph   Oct 13, 2016   Incredible footage has emerged showing a baby chameleon hatching from an egg and taking its very first steps in Texas on Tuesday. In the amazing video captured by Simply Rock Creek Chameleons the female lizard pokes her head out of her shell and slowly edges into the world. The Read More

News for the Soul Scotland Has Surpassed Its Energy Needs With Wind Power image

Scotland Has Surpassed Its Energy Needs With Wind Power

Last Update: August 16, 2016 at 7:42 pm

Scotland Has Surpassed Its Energy Needs With Wind Power The country produced 106% of its daily requirement. SOURCE: HUFFINGTON POST Scotland was able to provide 106% of its renewable energy requirements for a single day last weekend. High winds in Scotland meant that wind power was able to over-provide energy for the first time on Read More

News for the Soul Beekeeping is all the buzz in New York City image

Beekeeping is all the buzz in New York City

Last Update: August 16, 2016 at 7:27 pm

Beekeeping is all the buzz in New York City  SOURCE: REUTERS While in other parts of the world honeybees have been creating a buzz because of their rapid decline, in New York their population has been soaring for the past few years, literally. The number of urban beekeepers has exponentially grown according to Andrew Coté, Read More

News for the Soul Mysterious Purple Orb Spotted On Ocean Floor image

Mysterious Purple Orb Spotted On Ocean Floor

Last Update: August 16, 2016 at 7:22 pm

Mysterious Purple Orb Spotted On Ocean Floor A scientist says he is “stumped” after a purple orb is spotted on the floor of the Pacific by a remote-controlled rover. SOURCE: SKYNEWS A mysterious purple orb spotted on the sea bed during a live-streamed ocean exploration temporarily stumped scientists. The colourful orb was seen near the Read More

News for the Soul Perseid Meteor Shower 2016 ‘in 60 seconds” image

Perseid Meteor Shower 2016 ‘in 60 seconds”

Last Update: August 16, 2016 at 6:45 pm

Perseid Meteor Shower 2016 ‘in 60 seconds” SOURCE: BBC   The annual Perseid meteor shower reaches its peak on Wednesday night, but much of the UK is facing cloudy conditions. The best places to view the event is in northern England and Scotland. Here are some photos from around the country sent to the BBC, Read More