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10,000 Stacked Photos Create Insanely Detailed Insect Portraits

Photographer Levon Biss magnifies tiny insects into hugely detailed and stunning prints for new exhibition 'Microsculptures.'<p><i>Levon Biss. Orchid cuckoo bee. Image courtesy of Levon Biss</i><p>British photographer Levon Biss' macrophotography turns 10mm insects into massive 10' prints in new exhibition,</i> …

Nature Photography

Winners of Nikon's 2015 Small World Contest Reveal the Microscopic Beauty of Our World

The winners and honourably-mentioned images were recently announced for Nikon's 2015 Small World Photomicrography Competition. Submissions were collected from professionals and amateurs alike; the contest is open to anyone with a passion for microscopy and photography. With a rich pool of …

New South Wales

15 Bee-utiful Pictures Of Bees

A new book highlights the diversity of these fuzzy pollinators<p>If you read science news, you've probably heard a lot about the plight of the honey bee. These pollinators are responsible for producing a huge portion of the fruits and vegetables that we eat, including apples, berries, almonds, and …

Insects

Incredible Photo of a Man On the Edge of the World’s Largest Lava Lake

Some photos just don’t get their due when they first appear on 500px; of course, that’s what ISO is for. For digging up gems so that amazing …

Big Pic: Check Out This Jumping Spider's Death Stare

Hello, hairy little guy<p>Meet <i>Phidippus clarus</i>, a common species of jumping spider uncommonly photographed in a portrait style by USGS Bee Inventory and Monitoring researcher Sam Droege.<p>Droege runs a Flickr page with photos of other animals done in a similar style, and they're consistently …

The clearest lake in the world – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/12/clearest-lake-in-the-world-in-pictures<p>720<p>The visibility of distilled water is about 80 …

New Zealand Landscape Time-lapse

New Zealand is often listed among the most gorgeous places in the world, and for good reason. With a population of less than 4.5 million people, the …

Chris Hadfield's photographs of Earth from space – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/science/gallery/2013/may/13/chris-hadfield-space-in-pictures<p>720<p>During his five months in space onboard the International …

Double Arch after sunset

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How to Survive an Encounter With a Goliath Tarantula

This <i>National Geographic</i> video explains how to survive a video with a venomous Goliath tarantula or Goliath birdeater (<i>Theraphosa blondi</i>). This …

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Look Away Now! | cabbagetree

I saw the honeybee first, lying in an awkward position on a Borage leaf. When I zoomed in to see what it was doing I suddenly noticed the praying …

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I live in rural Canterbury, New Zealand, not far from the Southern Alps. I moved here 23 years ago after spending all my adult life in cities, mostly …

Deep Greens - Aerial07

Goth Moth

100 Extremely detailed macro photos of the most amazing insects!<br>Enjoy!<p>author: Blepharopsis<p>Ant<p>author: kliverap<p>Bee Grooming<p>author: kd kelly<p>Eyes …

Bend in the Road | cabbagetree

A tractor had just gone past, kicking up a lot of dust.<p>Thank you for the hearts, stars and comments on my yesterday's blip. I'm so thrilled. It's too …

28 Incredibly Beautiful Places You Won't Believe Actually Exist

I want to go to there.

March Moonset | cabbagetree

I was thrilled this morning to see the moon shining bright through a thin layer of cloud, but as it set toward the hills the cloud thickened. My …