eagles sparring for fish in mid-air

This was part of National Geographic’s 2008 International Photography Contest, and was the English edition’s honorable mention. I had to look twice before believing someone was actually able to take this photo. There are many great submissions and winners, but this is one of my favorites.

This is a shot of three eagles fighting [...]

the thule trail (modern oregon trail)

Remember the game Oregon Trail? If you were born in the 70′s or early 80′s, it should be a staple experience of early computing childhood. I myself sucked at it, because I was really into the hunting mini-game. I’d end up with several thousand pounds of food and freeze to death somewhere in the midwest, [...]