Times of turbulent weather are making us all too aware of the powers of nature. Sometimes we feel its force through natural disasters.
Cold tests life, and nowhere more so than at the Poles, where only the most polar-adapted creatures can survive. And then there’s heat; Deserts, where temperatures can reach over 50 degrees C, cover a 5th of the Earth’s surface, where temperatures can reach over 50 degrees C.
Natural forces have always shaped the planet, causing incredible devastation with their power, and yet creating new opportunities for life.