Here’s a little playful golden snub-nosed monkey to brighten your day! Taken by Photographer Mogens Trolle in the Qinling Mountains, Shaanxi Province of China, the beautiful blue face and orange fur are completed by the snarky pink tongue sticking out.
Like an underwater bouquet of flowers, the Lion’s Mane jellyfish (also known as cyanea capillary) looks so colorful in this image from photographer Alexander Semenov.
The ‘fighting dinosaurs’ is known as one of the most famous dinosaur fossil discoveries found in Mongolia in 1971. Preserved forever in battle, the Velociraptor has sunk its foot claw into the neck of the Protoceratops which is fighting back with a bite to the arm. Scientists speculate as to how this can occur from […]
With this image that looks straight out of a superhero movie, we can only assume some great heavenly battle is taking place as a lightning bolt crashes dramatically against a rainbow. .
At first glance you might think this is a gloved-hand holding a stuck, but this close-up picture of a Tobacco Hornworm caterpillar’s feet by Tonya Wilhelm gives us a clear view of the suction cup-like structures to help it cling to branches and vegetation. .
We can’t help but laugh at this poor sheep getting rescued… only to dive right back into the crevice! Of course we feel bad for the little guy, but we all know people are similar and often fall for the same repeated mistakes. That’s why we can’t resist bestowing our beloved Green Wings Award to […]
Ever wonder what a brood of baby worker bees look like? This micro image gives us a glimpse as to how they look in this stage of development. .
This incredible moment was captured by Instagram user, Mike Nulty, when he made eye contact with a majestic gray whale. These moments of stillness and calm are essential when appreciating our beautiful blue planet. .
What if you reached down to grab what looked like a nugget of pure gold and it scurried away? This is the Jewel Scarab Beetle, which physicists at the University of Exeter have recently discovered the origin of the insects’ striking metallic golden appearance, showing that the golden beetles have a unique optical signature. The […]
Sometimes you need to lay back and relax, and that’s exactly what this Crimson Sunbird chose to do. Photographer Rahul Singh captured this lazy moment of a bird being supported by a flower petal. .