Nature Photos

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    Caiman Wearing a Crown of Butterflies in the Amazon
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    Cowan’s Butterflies and Caiman received a Special Commendation in the Ecology and Environmental Science Category of the 2016 Royal Society Publishing Photography Competition due to the unique organization of the butterflies. Look closely—you’ll see that three species of butterflies are present and each species clings to its own kind.
     
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    The Giant African Land Snail

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    My shed. I'm not overly fond of spiders but do seem to have my fair share.
    Going to charge this thing rent

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    The blue sea slug also known as the blue dragon

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    X-Ray of a Hammerhead shark.

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    Wolf pup howling for the first time.
     
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    Video recording of a giant squid, one of the most impressive encounters in recent years.

     
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    A squid’s beak is a marvel of biological engineering
     
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    Uh oh!
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    Rocks on the lake Baikal in Russia get heated from the sunlight every now and then and melt the ice beneath. After the sun is gone, the ice turns solid again thus creating a small stand for the rock above. It is called the Baikal Dzen.

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    Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
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    Gloster canaries have "Beatles Haircuts"

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    flowers taken by Debbie for her summer photography class
     
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    Transparent butterflies!
     
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    From Debbie's FB flowers grow from garbage.
     

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