Richard Elsey

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US Army wants to send small, cheap satellites to space

The military has been conjuring up one idea after another in an effort to improve its personnel's ability to communicate, such as putting LTE on a ship and launching a WiFi router to space. This time, the US Army is in the midst of testing nanosatellites that will provide coverage for soldiers' …

Spring peeper, Pseudacris crucifer, calling to its brethren on a fern. Photo by Ian Nichols @fnordfoto | taken at mountain lake biological station, in South West Virginia. Peepers calling is a sign spring has arrived! @thephotosociety @natgeocreative #frog #virginia #uva #vatech #jmu #mlbs #peeper #herpetology #amphibian #fern #green #call #behavior #iphone #science #school

Incredible Aerial Photographs Of New York City Taken At An Astounding Height

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Vincent Laforet has spent the past 15 year taking daring helicopter rides to capture some of the most incredible aerial images from around the world.<p>But his latest photo mission — to photograph New York City at night from above — was "the scariest of his life," …

Horses at Sunset....... by Jenny Woodward

!!!! Yaklaşık 1,5 yıldır kullandığım @olayseven hesabım adıyla açılan bir e-mail ile hacklendi ve profilimde bulunan tüm fotoğraflarım silindi. Benden size tavsiye Instagram'a bağlı 3. Parti hiçbir programa şifrenizi vermeyin ve paylaşmayın bu gözü dönmüş hırsızların emeğinizi çalmasına izin vermeyin, özellikle gelen sahte e-maillara çok dikkat edin. Yaklaşık 25

Talk about an unforgettable sunset! This epic shot by @TourMargaretRvr was taken in @WestAustralia (via IG)

Fire in the sky


The sky is ablaze with color during #sunset at the National Bison Range #Refuge Complex in #Montana. One of three refuges that make up the Bison Range Complex, Ninepipe (pictured here) rests among the prairie potholes of the Mission Valley to serve primarily as a refuge and breeding ground for native birds. Photo by Dave Fitzpatrick, @USFWS.

Stormy days in the delta

Robert Chaplin took this great shot from Shark Valley in Everglades National Park (#Florida). Everglades National Park protects an unparalleled landscape that provides important habitat for numerous rare and endangered species like the manatee, American crocodile, and the elusive Florida panther. An international treasure as well - a World Heritage Site, International Biosphere Reserve, a Wetland of International Importance, and a specially protected areas under the Cartagena Treaty.

Lightning striking Horsehoe Bend on Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge. The 27,230 acre Refuge protects a mosaic of riparian, wetland, and upland shrub habitats along 36 miles of the Green River in southwest Wyoming. The riparian corridor of the Green River is an important migration route and nesting area for a wide variety of migratory waterfowl and passerine bird species. Many insects, big game and small mammals can be found on the Refuge as well as resident and migratory birds. Photo: Tom Koerner/@USFWS


Surrounded by arid desert lands, the marshes of #BearRiver Migratory Bird #Refuge in northern #Utah are an oasis for water birds. The refuge's marshes are the largest freshwater component of the Great #SaltLake ecosystem and provide a habitat for more than 200 bird species -- from avocets and black-necked stilts to white-faced ibis and a host of other species. #Sunset photo by John Zaker, @USFWS.