The Shiniest Living Thing in the World

The fruit of the Pollia condensata, a tropical herb that sprouts small berry-like fruit, are considered to be the shiniest living thing in the world.  The plant grows in the forests of central Africa.

They do look pretty cool.

And to think, I thought it was Mariah Carey.

You can read all about the Pollia condensata at Discover Magazine.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s