The analemma is the name for the figure-eight path that the sun follows in the sky throughout the year, when photographed at exactly the same time during the day. It is about the ultimate in multi-exposure photography, and very few people have managed to photograph the analemma on a single piece of film. Here it is shown over a yucca plant at White Sands National Monument in New Mexico (USA).
thesmithian: Frost flowers, a strange phenomenon where frost grows from imperfections in the surface ice amid extreme sub-zero temperatures…forming spiky structures that have been found to house microorganisms. In fact, the bacteria found in the frost flowers is much more dense than in the frozen water below it, meaning each flower is essentially a temporary ecosystem, not unlike a coral reef…
Updated! Magic of Dryer Sheets: How I Get Rid of Those Stubborn Bathroom Rings
dryer sheet cuts your bathroom cleaning time in half - makes mirrors & bath fixtures sparkle and cuts right through soap scum on bathtub.Use to get sticky dust right off of furniture, blinds and baseboards. Cleans up cooktops and greasy cupboards quickly. Soak paintbrushes in warm water with a dryer sheet and watch the paint come right off. Clean dead, icky bugs from the car. Wipe pet hair off of clothes and furniture. Run over thread before sewing to keep tangles away.