hobbitkaiju:

this is a view of a giraffe I did not think I’d ever see


ftcreature:

The Featured Creature: Sea Sapphire: the Most Beautiful Animal You’ve Never Heard Of

This is the Sea Sapphire, an absolutely STUNNING marine copepod. Japanese fishermen would call a gathering of these creatures “tama-mizu”, or jeweled water.

Make sure to watch the VIDEO in the article!!

photos: Stefan Siebert, http://blogs.yahoo.co.jp/bluemuseum, CIOERT, .gif from liquidguru vid


creatures-alive:

(via 500px / Asian Paradise Flycatcher by Noah Dyvadheenam)

sdzsafaripark:

The San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s new Tiger Trail opens Memorial Day, 2014. 


mightfallin:

whirrring:

thetiredgames:

Dachshund U.N.

For three weekends, 47 Dachshunds, more commonly known as Sausage Dogs, will attempt to solve the world’s Human Rights issues.”

this was so important

"And they still accomplished more than the actual U.N."



earthlynation:

(via 500px / angry ? by Stephane Leroy)

fuzzywuzzz:

Since you all seemed to go crazy over that other picture of the praying mantis :)

fuzzywuzzz:

Since you all seemed to go crazy over that other picture of the praying mantis :)


theoceaniswonderful:

Firebrick Sea Star by billunder

leafyears:

Baby snake i caught!