Born in March 5 1898, Misao Okawa from Japan is the oldest living person on earth. Celebrating her 117th birthday (5-3-2015) at nursing homes in Osaka, the celebrant look excited while surrounded by her families. 21 more words
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At 84 pounds (38 kg) and 29 years of age, Patrick is the world’s oldest and largest known living common Wombat (Vombatus ursinus). This is his story. 210 more words
The 96-year-old, who was raised in India and currently lives in Westchester County, New York, has been practicing yoga for more than 70 years, and she shows no signs of slowing down. 6 more words
The Ifaty Teapot, Toliara, Madagascar 2006.
Sparse branches that grow only at the trees top and look more like roots than a canopy give the baobab its nickname the “upside-down tree.” The girth of the cylindrical trunk is approximately 45 feet in diameter. 27 more words