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Blackberry interesting facts

Blackberry interesting facts

Blackberry interesting facts


During ripening, blackberries change color several times – once they are green, then gradually becoming brown, and very ripe, they are black. Blackberry – a symbol of purity of the Virgin Mary. It is believed that the Burning Bush, appearing to Moses, served as a prototype of blackberry, the symbol of motherhood and virginity of the Virgin. Therefore, about the Virgin Mary said: “She gave birth to the flame of divine love, not burned with desire.” The people have a belief according to which to gather blackberries after September 29 is dangerous to health. In England, there is a belief that can be self-fulfilling prophecy – to collect blackberries after October 11 is dangerous. It is considered that on this day the Devil spits on blackberries, and those who eat them will be possessed.
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Orange color vegetables Health benefits

Gifts of nature – orange color fruits and vegetables

Gifts of nature – orange color fruits and vegetables


First of all, orange color is creativity and self-realization. Painted by nature itself, some of the healthiest orange fruits and vegetables include carrots, oranges, pumpkins, peaches and mangoes. In general, they can improve your powers of concentration, help your eyesight and help fight off infections because they contain Vitamin C.
Traditionally, orange gifts of nature are present on our table at any time of the year. For example, in winter we enjoy oranges, tangerines and persimmons. And in the summer time we enjoy apricots, peaches, melons, and sweet peppers. In the autumn we make preparations from sea-buckthorn, and we prepare delicious dishes from a pumpkin. Meanwhile, carrots are a traditional component of dishes all year round. This list, in fact, is long.
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Purple color meaning

Life in color – London. Purple color meaning

Life in color – London. Purple color meaning


First of all, lovers of purple are intelligent people, and not because they spend much time reading. Not at all, as they are smart by nature, and their subtle mind usually causes discomfort to the people around them, considering them uneducated people of inferior quality. Therefore, purple lovers try to communicate with their soulmates, or with people of the same circle. In addition, these people are interested in abnormal which pulls them to all mysterious and inexplicable, and they try to explain the strange phenomenon. Besides, these people are not afraid of the dangers, and they are attracted to high speed. However, bad side of purple lovers – they have extremely poor health. And we can say that all the strength they have left in the intellect.
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French Camargue blood red lake natural phenomenon

lue and red. French Camargue blood red lake natural phenomenon

lue and red. French Camargue blood red lake natural phenomenon


Captured by photographer Sam Dobson (Moscow) the bizarre sight is, in fact, the breathtaking natural phenomenon that takes place in Camargue, southern France. The microorganisms that cause the dramatic blood red color aid in the formation of salt by absorbing more sunlight and are in most solar salt operation. They contribute to the color of the crustaceans that the famous pink flamingos of the Camargue region eat. No biblical plagues, no end of the world and nothing particularly unique… Just the wonders of nature at work. Meanwhile, te sinister red water stretches as far as the eye can see. 51-year-old photographer from Moscow Sam Dobson stumbled across the strange scene while driving through France. The salty crystals can be seen everywhere. Every small branch is covered with crystals and with the red water as a background it looks like something extra-terrestrial. The strange thing is there are lakes on the left and on the right of this one and they are absolutely as you’d expect with normal water. According to Sam Dobson, he was just overwhelmed with emotions the whole time he was there. “Despite my numerous travels, I have never seen anything like this before.”
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Exotic lemon yellow fruit Buddha’s hand

Exotic lemon yellow fruit Buddha’s hand

Exotic lemon yellow fruit Buddha’s hand


In fact, the oldest citrus from Western India, Western Asia, and the Mediterranean, it is already thousands of years old. According to legend, once the Buddha touched this tree with his hand and since then such fruits began to grow on it. At least, this origin of the name exists in India. There are other interesting stories about this fruit.
Known as a citron, a cedar, a Corsican lemon, or a hand of the Buddha it is the popular fruits of one of the citrus fruits in Asia. Meanwhile, this fruit color and appearance of the crust, as well as the contents strongly resembles a lemon. True, it does not have a lemon flavor, and under thick skin, there is often no juicy pulp. Citron fruit, which has a delicious aroma, is not eaten fresh, but used for making candied fruits, marmalade, jam, and even perfume. In addition, people use this unusual yellow fruit when storing clothes, because it gives the smell of freshness and purity.
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Avoid black color and follow nature’s brightness

Aurora green shades. Avoid black color and follow nature’s brightness

Aurora green shades. Avoid black color and follow nature’s brightness


Colors influence our psychology and our perception of the surrounding world. The shades of the colors we wear, we make up with, and the patterns of the materials on our clothes — are sending the information into our environment. Colors have a great effect on the subconscious feelings of the people we deal with, telling them about us mofe than we do with our verbal means. It happens in private and in business life. That’s why it’s very important that the information your clothes implies correspond with what a person intends to bring about himself.

Why do people think that they can become more attractive and elegant in black, which became the curse of the last century. It was considered as a refined and official color. Though nature associates it with the death and misery.
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Unique White Sands Desert

Unique White Sands desert

Unique White Sands desert


In the US state of New Mexico, this amazing and unusual area stretches for almost 700 km². It is unlikely that somewhere on the planet, except, of course, snow-covered latitudes of Antarctica, there is such a strange vast space of barkhans, ridges, high hills sparkling in the sun with crystal-snowy overflows … If it were not for scorching heat … The Desert of White Sands. Indians-Apaches and European immigrants aptly called it “porcelain.”
In fact, such an outlandish landscape-sand phenomenon of the desert is due to the gypsum crystals, and not quartz grains like in any other similar natural zone. And snow-white variety of gypsum – soft selenite, similar to chalk. In particular, the cover of the albino desert is precisely selenite. Once, here, instead of sand was a shallow sea. The interaction of the sun and the sea, geological processes, wind and water erosion have done their job. Meanwhile, ridge, sandy selenite sandstones at the foot of the Sacramento are about 18 m high. Striking, with unusual “two-story dunes” slowly moving in the north-west direction. The width of the moving barkhans is 8 km, and the length is about forty km.
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