Viralpics

This is Glaucus Atlanticus, or sometimes called the “Blue Dragon”. It’s a sea slug that preys on the Portuguese Man o’ War, and collects it’s stinging nematocysts for its own defense.

Jan
18

Meet the President – impressive composite image of 126 photos showing the full length of a giant sequoia tree called the ‘President’ [1200×3144]

Jan
16

well preserved Imperial roman infantry helmet with built in neck guard (the cheek guards are missing). It belonged to man called Julius Mansuetus and is decorated with motifs of mice and loaves of bread. found in the Balkans, ~250 A.D. [600×429]

Jan
10

What is the style of binding used for this book called? Where might I find other books bound like this?

Dec
23

2007 called, they want their memes back

Dec
22

That, my friends, is called the “glory” of the airplane.

Dec
20

In 2013 my autistic son wrote “I like Dad” on Father’s Day and was the first time he’d called me dad. On Wednesday he performed his Christmas concert on stage and sung like a champ! (reposted as mods removed in error)

Dec
17

[OC] It blooms only in the morning, and died several hours later. I have no idea what it called. Please tell me the name of the flower.

Dec
16

The Elbphilharmonie is a concert hall in Hamburg/Germany completed in 2016. The roof shape is also called glassy wave

Dec
10

The Mayan temple called “El Castillo” is the center of the Chichen Itza archaeological site in Yucatán, Mexico. Built between the 9th and 12th centuries AD, the temple is dedicated to feathered serpent deity Kukulcan. [2100×1500]

Dec
03

My mother in-law made this thing called trifle. Never had it but it’s good

Nov
26

My buddy signed up for a class called Complex Analysis by Dr. Kowalski

Nov
10

1845 Thomas Church’s “The history of the Great Indian war of 1675 and 1676, commonly called Philip’s war, also the old French and Indian wars from 1689 to 1704 [OS][3224 x 2448]

Nov
05

The Elbe Sandstone mountains, also called Saxonian Switzerland are a mountain range with huge vertical cliffs, Needle Rocks and Mesas in Germany. I witnessed a great sunrise there! [3000×1999][OC]

Nov
02

Big Sur during superbloom[6016×4000][OC] What are the pink flowers called?

Oct
25

Let’s play a game called Spot the Snowboarder [1219×795]

Oct
22

Pantherophis alleghaniensis, commonly called the eastern ratsnake [OC] [5022×3348]

Oct
21

We called this kind of sand dunes are veins because it connected with main sand dunes

Oct
18

Clay tablet called Plimpton 322, Babylon 1900 – 1800 B. C.[926×946]. First trigonometric table ever. Made over 1400 years before Pythagoras birth.

Oct
12

I made an egg, I called him George

Oct
10

This is Ani. a ruined medieval Armenian city Called the “City of 1001 Churches” now situated in Turkey’s province of Kars, next to the closed border with Armenia. [600×488]

Oct
08

At the bottom of the Grand Canyon, at a place called Phantom Ranch, there are these cabins. [2000×336][OC]

Oct
07

This animal is called a Vaquita, they live in the northern gulf of California, and there are only 12 of them left

Oct
06

Flintstone House or Stone House. Seen it called both names! Another unique home in Ransom Canyon, Texas! [4032 X 3024]

Sep
30