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Bioluminescence

These Shrimp Are The Gorgeous Natural Wonders You've Been Waiting For

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 08.22.2016 | Arts

No, you’re not dreaming and, yes, this glorious expanse of glowing lights is real. Those lights are actually bioluminescent shrimp, better known as ...

The Matsu Islands Have The Most Magical Water We've Ever Seen

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 07.14.2016 | Travel

This place may look like the imaginary land of your dreams, but trust us: It’s real. Welcome to the magical blue waters of Matsu, an island chain o...

You Can't Miss These Unusual Caribbean Spots

Amanda Walkins | Posted 03.14.2016 | Travel
Amanda Walkins

There are countless strange sights and bizarre locations around the world - places that amaze and confound us. There are natural wonders that make us ...

What It's Really Like To Visit A Bioluminescent Bay

SmarterTravel | Posted 10.22.2016 | Travel
SmarterTravel

You'll need to know a few tricks in order to take your night in a bio bay from mediocre to once-in-a-lifetime. Here's how to see a bioluminescent bay and leave with nothing but glowing reviews.

These Glow-In-The-Dark Critters Will Blow Your Mind

Aaron Pomerantz | Posted 06.20.2015 | World
Aaron Pomerantz

If you're familiar with the 2009 science fiction film, "Avatar," you may have enjoyed the beautifully lush extraterrestrial glowing rainforest. But the other worldly glowing rainforest that I experienced was far closer to home, in the Peruvian Amazon of Tambopata this past March.

8 Trips You HAVE to Take Before You Die

Oyster | Posted 04.21.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Made up of 26 atolls scattered in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives is a beach destination that's totally set apart from other tropical getaways like the Caribbean and Mexico.

LOOK: 8 Top Destinations For Science Nerds This Summer

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 05.27.2014 | Science

What's the best place on Earth for viewing the Milky Way? And when is the best time to see those cute turtle hatchlings on their first journey to the ...

There's A Glow-In-The-Dark Beach In The Maldives. Yes, Really.

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Kruschewsky | Posted 05.19.2014 | Travel

Oceans that glow in the dark -- is this real life?

In The Not So Distant Future, Glow-In-The-Dark Trees Could Replace Street Lights

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.02.2014 | Arts

According to Daan Roosegaarde, the future of art and design is awash with spectacular innovation. From giant vacuum cleaning systems aimed at erad...

Glow-in-the-dark Ice Cream and the Future of Sweets

Emily Elyse Miller | Posted 01.08.2014 | Taste
Emily Elyse Miller

I discovered this bioluminescent edible a few months ago and have been waiting for the perfect time to share. With everyone looking into the bright ne...

LOOK: Nature Like You've Never Seen It Before

Posted 12.03.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Could Our Livers Save Overfished Eels? Or Will Unagi Say, 'Sayonara'

OnEarth | Posted 09.09.2013 | Green
OnEarth

By Jason Bittel, OnEarth In Japan, everyone knows there's one sure way to rejuvenate the body and beat the summer heat: a nice bowl of rice topped wit...

Eerie Fluorescent Creatures Discovered At Old Prison

Posted 03.29.2013 | Science

By: Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer Published: 03/28/2013 11:39 AM EDT on LiveScience A plan to eliminate rats on Alcatraz, home to th...

PHOTOS: Freaky Glow-In-The-Dark Life Shines In New Museum Show

Posted 03.29.2012 | Science

By: Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 03/28/2012 10:33 AM EDT on LiveScience NEW YORK — Some living things can light up dark pla...

VIDEO: Transgenic Sushi Glows In The Dark

Posted 02.13.2012 | Home

Glow-in-the-dark sushi sounds like something that Gary Shteyngart might imagine hip youngsters eating at a Stephen Starr restaurant in 2035. But it's ...

WATCH: Glow-In-The-Dark Blue Waves On San Diego Beaches

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 12.01.2011 | Green

Who knew red tide caused blue waves? San Diego's beaches are captivating many with an eerie nighttime phenomenon. It seems that "red tide" is causi...

Incredible And Bizarre Underwater Creatures That Glow

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From BBC Earth's Arj Singh: As we approach winter, the nights start drawing in and the days become darker, it seems like the perfect time of year to ...

Animals That Light Up (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Bioluminescence is an incredible thing. Take a look at these photos and videos of the coolest underwater and land animals that have the special abilit...