Wow — this gorgeous timelapse was made with a crummy point and shoot

Featured here is "A Forest Year," a fantastic little timelapse that distills 40,000 photographs into a single three-minute video. It's undeniably beautiful (the dramatic seasonal shifts visible at 1:00, and again around 1:35, are particularly breathtaking), but its picture quality definitely leaves something to be… » 3/08/13 2:40pm 3/08/13 2:40pm

What it's like to swim through a wall of jellyfish

In Palau's Jellyfish Lake, millions of golden jellyfish bob placidly under the surface. Sarosh Jacob took a camera to the lake and filmed his experience paddling through a Cnidarian miasma. » 5/21/11 10:00am 5/21/11 10:00am

This is what it feels like to be trapped in a giant sandstorm in Kuwait

An absolutely massive sandstorm rolled through Kuwait last Friday, blotting out the sun and transforming early evening into night immediately. Here's eyewitness footage from motorists enveloped by the the roiling sand. You'll want to see this. » 3/27/11 7:00am 3/27/11 7:00am