Fast vanishing wetlands in and around Guwahati city have now become a major threat for the survival of the Greater Adjutant Stork. Guwahati city has the largest concentration of the stork in the world but their numbers are gradually declining due to the loss of wetlands, habitat and declining availability of food. [EPA via msnbc]
Is it me, or are those storks GIGANTIC? Probably has something to do with the photography.
The oldest Yoga instructor Tao Porchon-Lynch, at 93 years old, was named the world’s oldest yoga (the popular Hindu practice of physical, mental, and spiritual discipline, originating in ancient India) teacher by Guinness World Records. Here Porchon-Lynch goes through yoga poses at her yoga class in Hartsdale, New York May 14, 2012. Photo: REUTERS/Keith Bedford