Adam Curran

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This Amazonian royal flycatcher looks very friendly :) Photo by Andrew Snyder via Green Renaissance

Twelve spot Dragonfly

Beautiful image of a cicada via ne0n_valkyrie (Reddit) via I fucking love biodiversity

Sympathy for the devil(s flowers)

The Negative One //

Bloom at Spanish Steps

Road to St. Peter Square

The city of many names and even more faces


Orange Mosque

Few Minutes Before Darkness

SEMT SEMT Istanbul Fotograflari



Upper Amazon treefrog, Dendropsophus bifurcus


The "first man-made biological leaf" could enable humans to colonise space

<b>Dezeen and MINI Frontiers:</b> RCA graduate Julian Melchiorri says the synthetic biological leaf he developed, which absorbs water and carbon dioxide to …

Collective Mind in the Mound: How Do Termites Build Their Huge Structures?

Termites move a fourth of a metric ton of dirt to build mounds that can reach 17 feet (5 meters) and higher.<p>For the past 26 years, J. Scott Turner has filled termite mounds with propane, scanned them with lasers, and stuffed them with plaster. He has fed microscopic beads to termites, given the …

Dinosaurs shrank to evolve into birds over 50m years

Huge meat-eating dinosaurs shrank steadily over 50 million years to evolve into small, flying birds, researchers say.<p>The branch of theropod dinosaurs which gave rise to modern birds decreased inexorably in size from 163kg beasts that roamed the land, to birds weighing less than 1kg over the …