Roman fresco from Herculaneum. The original yellow color, under the influence of high temperature caused by the Vesuvius eruption in 79 CE, changed its color to red-orange. [800×533]

Roman fresco from Herculaneum. The original yellow color, under the influence of high temperature caused by the Vesuvius eruption in 79 CE, changed its color to red-orange. [800×533]

This old church in Brisbane, Australia has been remodeled into a Bonney Avenue Residence by Willis Greenhalgh Architects. The 1867 building was saved from demolition and transformed into a stylish modern home with the pool, wooden floors and high church ceilings.

This old church in Brisbane, Australia has been remodeled into a Bonney Avenue Residence by Willis Greenhalgh Architects. The 1867 building was saved from demolition and transformed into a stylish modern home with the pool, wooden floors and high church… Continue Reading

Monasteries of Meteora Greece. The architecture of these monasteries arose from the security required to keep the sacred texts safe from the invading ottomans. Pervhed high upon these rocks the monasteries became defended fortresses preserving the Greek/Roman/Byzantine culture. [2000×1333][OC]

Monasteries of Meteora Greece. The architecture of these monasteries arose from the security required to keep the sacred texts safe from the invading ottomans. Pervhed high upon these rocks the monasteries became defended fortresses preserving the Greek/Roman/Byzantine culture. [2000×1333][OC]

Green ant nest, Kakadu national park, NT, Australia. [2730×3640] [OC]. These ants work together to join the leaves of trees to make a nest for their larvae. They are also bush tucker for the Aboriginal people that live on the land. They are high in vitamin C and taste like lime!

Green ant nest, Kakadu national park, NT, Australia. [2730×3640] [OC]. These ants work together to join the leaves of trees to make a nest for their larvae. They are also bush tucker for the Aboriginal people that live on the… Continue Reading

The Todai-ji Temple in Nara, Japan. This 48m (157ft) high temple was built in the 8th century, it harbors a 15m (49ft) tall bronze statue of Buddha.

The Todai-ji Temple in Nara, Japan. This 48m (157ft) high temple was built in the 8th century, it harbors a 15m (49ft) tall bronze statue of Buddha.