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19

Apr

The art of stacking time: Prismatic sunset photo created from hundreds of images

Tree tunnels are perfect examples of how nature can be shaped over many years by humans and other external influences. When paths and roads are carved into the ground, nearby trees bend outward into the new patch of light to receive more energy for photosynthesis. This process continues until the tree branches on either side completely overlap, forming a thick ceiling over the pathway beneath.
Take a stroll beneath these 9 natural tree tunnels

16

Apr

These gorgeous surf photos will transport you to the ocean.

15

Apr

Blood moon shines during total lunar eclipse in stunning photosSee the lunar eclipse up close with these amazing images.

Blood moon shines during total lunar eclipse in stunning photos
See the lunar eclipse up close with these amazing images.

13

Apr

Aerial archaeologist finds bittersweet beauty in geological photo surveys
Ever since earning his private pilot license 26 years ago, German photographer Klaus Leidorf has made it his mission to capture a bird’s-eye perspective of the way humans have shaped the world — a study known as aerial archaeology.

12

Apr

This little girl’s best friend has 4 legs and rocks a tutu
Photographer Rebecca Leimbach captures adorable moments between her 4-year-old daughter and her daughter’s favorite playmate, Lola the English bulldog.

09

Apr

07

Apr

Fascinating portraits shine light on the debate over owning exotic pets
See all the photos here.

06

Apr

23 adorable photos that will change the way you think about rats

04

Apr

14 bizarre animals that could totally pass as Pokémon
The popular video game and anime is known for taking inspiration from animals in real life, but with these quirky creatures, you have to wonder if it was the other way around.