Tag: insects

Jul 26, 2018

Amazing Video Shows Butterflies in the Amazon Drinking Turtle Tears

Amazing Video Shows Butterflies in the Amazon Drinking Turtle Tears

Phil Torres, host of The Jungle Diaries, captured this fascinating footage of butterflies in the Amazon drinking the salty tears of a turtle

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Jul 24, 2018

A 12 Million Year Old Praying Mantis Encased in Amber

Imaged by Heritage Auctions, HA.com

An amazing specimen perfectly preserved

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Jun 26, 2018

When Someone Says, “Show Me Some Cool Nature S#*t”

When Someone Says, “Show Me Some Cool Nature S#*t”

How cool are these leaf insects? Just a few of the colorful members from the family Phylliidae.

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May 31, 2018

How Termites Inspired a Building that Can Cool Itself

How Termites Inspired a Building that Can Cool Itself

Using biomimicry, Mick Pearce harnessed the ingenuity of termites to design a natural cooling system for the largest commercial building in Zimbabwe

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May 18, 2017

The Remarkable Metamorphosis of a Hercules Rhinoceros Beetle

The Remarkable Metamorphosis of a Hercules Rhinoceros Beetle

Scientist Hirofumi Kawano created this incredible timelapse that shows the metamorphosis of a Hercules rhinoceros beetle

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Aug 16, 2016

Real-Time Insect Movements Combined With Blooming Flower Timelapses

Real-Time Insect Movements Combined With Blooming Flower Timelapses

Yoshiyuki Katayama combines two different timeframes to create something dreamlike and serene

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Jun 19, 2016

Amazing Photos of a Luna Moth’s Wing Under a Vintage Microscope

Amazing Photos of a Luna Moth’s Wing Under a Vintage Microscope

As the magnification increases you can really see the incredible texture and complexity of the moth’s wing

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