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Mademoiselle Coccinelle

Mademoiselle Coccinelle

Mademoiselle Coccinelle: Ladybug After the Rain, Annecy, Haute-Savoie, France Photograph by Maxime Gilbert   

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Tropical Canada

Tropical Canada

Tropical Canada, Clark Island, Broken Group Islands, Barkley Sound, British Columbia, Canada Photograph by David Barnes   

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Larger than Life

Larger than Life

Big Bend National Park, Texas

Photograph by Nick Zantop      Like all of Texas, Big Bend National Park is larger than life. Its 801,163 acres stretch along Mexico’s border for 118 lonely miles and it’s craggy mountain peaks rise to 7,832 feet. The desert doesn’t spring to mind when most of us think of species diversity, but Big Bend is home to […]

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Bald Eagle vs. Osprey

Bald Eagle vs. Osprey

Bald Eagle vs. Osprey, Yorktown, Virginia, United States of America Photograph by Lorraine Hudgins

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Cumulonimbus Explosivo

Cumulonimbus Explosivo

Peniche, Portugal

Photograph by Luis J. Vigil-Escalera Quintanal After a day of fierce storms along the Atlantic coast of Portugal off Peniche, the storms retreated offshore, leaving the seas calm. In the distance a towering cumulonimbus rain-bearing cloud formed, silhouetted against the setting sun. This extraordinary meteorological phenomenon was photographed with a Canon 5D Mark II with Canon […]

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The Fight

The Fight

Bioparc Valencia, Spain

Photograph by Pepi Martin Calero An eland and a rhinoceros lock horns at the Bioparc Valencia in Spain. An adult male eland stands over five feet at the shoulder and can weigh as much as 1,300 pounds while the white rhinoceros averages around 5,000 pounds.