Sunday, August 26, 2012
According to the Guinness World Records, the tallest sunflower to date measures 26 feet 4 inches grown by Hans-Peter Schiffer in Kaarst-Voorst, Germany.
Sunflowers exhibit a unique trait called heliotropism where the bud on the sunflower faces the sun at all times throughout the day, starting facing East and yep, ending West.
Sunday, August 19, 2012
It's not really a celebration but rather we celebrate the day where a British doctor, Ronald Ross, discovered that female mosquito's transmit malaria between humans.
The discovery earned him a Nobel Prize in medicine.
How crazy would it be if this egret was a mosquito?