Category: ANIMALS

Aug 6, 2015

Picture of the Day: Butterflies Drinking Tears from Turtle Eyes

Picture of the Day: Butterflies Drinking Tears from Turtle Eyes

Two Julia Butterflies (Dryas iulia) are seen drinking the tears of turtles in Ecuador. The phenomenon is known as lachryphagy.

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Aug 5, 2015

Artists Project Endangered Species on the Iconic Empire State Building

Artists Project Endangered Species on the Iconic Empire State Building

The team had 40 stacked, 20,000-lumen projectors display animals 375 ft tall by 186 ft wide; covering 33 floors of the building’s southern face.

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Aug 4, 2015

The Winners of the 2015 Nat Geo Traveler Photo Contest

The Winners of the 2015 Nat Geo Traveler Photo Contest

Selected from more than 17,000 entries, an underwater photo of divers near humpback whales has won the 2015 Nat Geo Traveler Photo Contest.

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Aug 1, 2015

2000 Year Old Paw Print Shows Cats Have Never Cared

2000 Year Old Paw Print Shows Cats Have Never Cared

An archaeologist was examining ancient Roman roof tiles from 100 AD when he came across a fragment that contained a cat’s paw print.

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Jul 30, 2015

Picture of the Day: Camels Crossing the Sahara

Picture of the Day: Camels Crossing the Sahara

A group of camels cross Erg Chebbi, located in the Moroccan territory of the mighty Sahara Desert.

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Jul 30, 2015

Tiny Road Signs Remind City Residents Animals Live There Too

Tiny Road Signs Remind City Residents Animals Live There Too

A fun little reminder for residents of Vilnius, Lithuania.

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Jul 23, 2015

Picture of the Day: Baby Orca Breaches Like a Boss

Picture of the Day: Baby Orca Breaches Like a Boss

Six-month old J50 breached 60 times that day, and none were more spectacular than this one.

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