praying mantis- This is the Gambian Spotted-eye Flower Mantis (Pseudoharpax virescens). They’re really tiny – only growing to about 1 inch! Despite their small size, however, they’re apparently easy to raise in captivity.
Photographer Jay Fine snapped this photo of the Statue of Liberty being struck by lightning after waiting two hours through a blustery storm. Fun fact: Lady Liberty gets hit by lightning about 600 times a year. Who knew?
"Entwined - The Dark Hedges" ~ by Gary McParland, taken in Armoy, County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Dark Hedges is an avenue of 300 year old beech trees situated along Bregagh Road, 3 miles from the village of Stranocum. // I love this road.