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Flight of Locusts. (Photo by Michele Martinelli

A dense swarm of locusts obscures a view of fields in Madagascar. Most destructive in sustenance farming regions of Africa, locust swarms devastate crops and can cause major agricultural damage, as well as famine and starvation.


Zebras gather by the dusty Boteti riverbed in central Botswana. After driving off the main game route, photographer Jaco Marx lay down on his stomach, surrounded by herds of migrating wildebeests and zebras, and began clicking.

La vigilia del Festival Holi nel tempio di Krishna a Calcutta. Un sacerdote getta polvere colorata come benedizione per proteggere i fedeli contro la malattia durante tutto l'anno.

On the eve of the springtime Holi Festival, a priest at the Radha Krishna Temple in Kolkata throws colour to devotees in a blessing believed to protect them against disease throughout the year. Photo taken by Sandipa Malakar.

Funny Gif Of The Day: Clumsy Bear Cub

Funny Gif Of The Day: Clumsy Bear Cub

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17 | The Most Spectacular Astronomy Photographs Of 2014 | Co.Design | business + design

The Most Spectacular Astronomy Photographs Of 2014

The Heart Nebula is a vast region of glowing gas, energized by a cluster of young stars at its centre. The image depicts the central region, dust clouds are being eroded and moulded into rugged shapes by the searing cosmic radiation.

Le foto del giorno, marzo 2014. Paul Nicklen su National Geographic

A northern flicker flies from the nest it has chipped out of a tree at the edge of a small pond near Whitehorse in the Canadian Yukon. Photograph by Paul Nicklen, National Geographic.

http://www.interiordesignmagazines.eu/ National Geographic's photo of the day 8th january

Obscuring Old Faithful Photograph by Abelardo Morell Using the ground beneath his feet as a canvas. Here, he uses a camera obscura—focusing light through a small opening onto a dark surface—to capture Yellowstone's Old Faithful.

24 отметок «Нравится», 1 комментариев — Astrobitácora (@astrobitacora) в Instagram: «Esta espectacular imagen es el paisaje de la constelación de Sagitario. Está repleta de nebulosas…»

A Sagittarius Starscape Image Credit & Copyright: Terry Hancock (Down Under Observatory)


Night Lights: Photograph by Massimo Gugliucciello, National Geographic Your Shot. "I've always been fascinated by the magic of fireflies in the Sele Valley of southern Italy, where I live," says Massimo Gugliucciello, a member of our Your Shot community.