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Nature - Evergreen plants secrets - Tree infested by MistletoeNature - Evergreen plants secrets - Entrance to High Castle, MalborkNature - Evergreen plants secrets - Common ivy (Hedera helix) - Botanical Garden of University in WroclawNature - Evergreen plants secrets - Holly in winterNature - Evergreen plants secrets - Holly (Ilex aquifolia) plantationEvergreen plants secrets – Retain     metabolic activity
 
 
Nature - Evergreen plants secrets - Hollies (Ilex aquifolia) - Along Westside Linear TrailHolly (Ilex aquifolia)Lingonberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)Ribes viburnifolium - Botanical Garden in El Chorro Regional ParkRibes viburnifolium - University of California - UC Davis Arboretum
 
 


Nature - Corylus avellana male catkins in winterNature - Corylus avellanaNature - Saxifraga wahlenbergii - West Tatra MountainsNature - Saxifraga wahlenbergiiNature - Crocuses in the snowWintering plants – Systematics of     Christen Raunkiaer
 
 
Nature - Wintering plants - Two Crocuses in the snowYellow foxglove - Digitalis grandifloraDigitalis grandifloraFrozen sunflowerField of frozen Sunflowers
 
 


Nature - Giant WisteriaNature - Giant WisteriaNature - Giant WisteriaGiant Wisteria – In California largest in the world
 
 
 
Nature - Giant WisteriaWistaria Festival 2016 - Sierra MadreWistaria Festival 2016
 
 


Nature - Sweet PotatoNature - Sweet PotatoNature - Sweet PotatoNature - Sweet PotatoSweet Potato – Alerts other plants
 
 
 
Nature - Sweet PotatoBatata L-shaped - (08-11-2017)L-shaped - (08-11-2017)National Cancer Institutes - (16-04-2004)
 
 


Nature - Dead Sea salinityNature - Dead Sea salinityNature - Dead Sea salinityNature - Dead Sea salinityDead Sea salinity – Salt lake without outflow
 
 
 
Nature - Dead Sea salinityNature - Dead Sea salinityNature - Dead Sea salinityNature - Dead Sea salinity
 
 
 
Nature - Dead Sea salinityIsrael - (07-07-2016)Sunset - Jordan - (2013)View from U.S. Space Shuttle mission-STS-28 - (01-08-1989)
 
 
 
Stones at shore - IsraelBeit-HaArava - Before the 1948 Arab–Israeli WarNatural Bitumen from shoreCobble with rock-salt - from Israel
 
 


Nature - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USANature - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USANature - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USANature - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USANature - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USAFort Jefferson – Florida, USA
– In left fortress-reserve

 
 
Nature - Fort Jefferson - Florida, USAGarden and Bush Keys - FloridaGarden and Bush Keys - FloridaFlorida Keys - (02-05-2014)Florida Keys - (02-05-2014)
 
 


Nature - Heterocephalus glaber - EatingNature - Heterocephalus glaberNature - Heterocephalus glaber - Louisville-ZooNature - Heterocephalus glaber - Museum of Natural History - Genova, Italy

Naked mole-rat – Heterocephalus glaber
 
 


Nature - Rafflesia Arnoldii - Bengkulu - 21-April-2015Nature - Rafflesia Arnoldii - Lake-Maninjau - Sumatra-Indonesia - 1-09-99Nature - Rafflesia ArnoldiiModel of Rafflesia flower - Lee Kong Chian - Natural History Museum Singapore - 08-08-2015

Rafflesia Arnoldii – Largest flower is parasite
 
 


Nature - Records among trees - Palm Beach of Preveli -  with the mouth of Megalopotamos river - CreteNature - Records among trees - Trails in forest on a mountainside - Plužna, Slovenia - (2017-05-07)Nature - Records among trees - View of trail in forest - Jyväskylä, Finland - (2015-11-01)

Records among trees – What we owe to trees
 
 


Poisonous birds - Pitohui dichrousPoisonous birds - Plectropterus gambensisPoisonous birds - Common quail (Coturnix coturnix)

Poisonous birds – Not venomous discovered so far
 
 


Algae Chlamydomonas - Antarctique (color red)Algae Chlamydomonas - Antarctique (color green)Algae Chlamydomonas - Red snow

Algae Chlamydomonas – Different colors of snow
 
 


Plants difference - Fir (Abies)Plants difference - Pine (Pinus)Plants difference - Norway spruce (Picea)

Plants difference – Suitable for Christmas tree
 
 


Unripe vegetables - Peppers in four colors

Unripe vegetables – Colors and composition secrets
 
 


Plants posing stones - Lithops of the succulents type

Plants posing stones – Lithops of the succulents type
 
 


Giant Saguaro cactus - Saguaro National Park, Rincon ValleyGiant Saguaro cactus - Arizona - Saguaro CactusGiant Saguaro cactus - Sentinel Peak, Tucson, ArizonaGiant Saguaro cactus – Symbol of American deserts
 
 
 
Giant Saguaro cactus - Pachycereus pringlei, Sonora, MexicoGiant Saguaro cactus - Pachycereus pringlei with osprey nestGiant Saguaro cactus - Pachycereus pringlei, Rancho Punta Estrella, San Felipe, California, Mexico
 
 


Topiary gardenTopiary garden - Beckley Park

Topiary – Artistic shaping shrubs and trees

 


Nature :

Birds made sounds - Bird RespirationBirds made sounds - Bird Respiration (2)Birds made sounds - Indian bird

Birds made sounds

 
 


Trouts pretend orgasm - Brown trout (Salmo trutta)

Trouts pretend orgasm

 
 


Cicadas life cycle - Cicada

Cicadas life cycle – Eastern US invaded by cicadas

 
 


Cockroach without head - CockroachCockroach without head - Cockroach

Cockroach without head – Can live about nine days
 


Brazilian Wandering Spider (Phoneutria fera)

Brazilian Wandering Spider (Phoneutria fera)

 


Soil formed continuously - Water erosion

Soil formed continuously – Erosion is natural process

 


Amorphophallus titanum - Amorphophallus titanum Nov20_2005

Amorphophallus titanum – Comes from Indonesia

 
 
 


Greatest eggs - Eggs in Natural History Museum, London

Greatest eggs – Record belongs to African Ostrich

 


Animals coming back - Cats in Chernobyl

Animals coming back – Chernobyl area results

 


Turquoise water color - Faaker See Lake

Turquoise water color – Floating particles of limestone

 


First birds - victims of dinosaurs - Microraptor_575_AL

First birds – Victims of dinosaurs

 


Cave lions - Cave lion skeleton

Cave lions – Cause of their extinction

 


Dinosaurs nest - paleontological discovery in Mongolia - Protoceratops Andrewsi

Dinosaurs nest – Paleontological discovery

 


Cartilaginous fish - currently live 455 species of sharks

Cartilaginous fish – 455 species of sharks

 


Beluga whale - Delphinapterus leucasBeluga whale - Delphinapterus leucas

Beluga whale – Delphinapterus leucas

 


Los Angeles underground discoveries - Parking under UCLA

Los Angeles underground discoveries

 


Mass genera extinctions - Phanerozoic biodiversity

Mass genera extinctions – Phanerozoic biodiversity

 


Jean Baptiste de Lamarck

Jean Baptiste de Lamarck – French biologist

 


Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov - zoologist and microbiologist

Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov – Zoologist and microbiologist

 
 


Aggression among animals - Hippos fighting in Amboseli National Park

Aggression among animals

 


Territorial behavior - Fighting for supremacy

Territorial behavior – Fighting for supremacy

 


Tanzania Udzungwa mountains monkeys - Monkey in Udzungwa mountains National Park, Tanzania

Tanzania Udzungwa mountains monkeys

 


Protected animals Afghanistan - National Park Band-e-Amir, Afghanistan

Protected animals Afghanistan

 


Antonie van Leeuwenhoek - first microscope creator

Antonie van Leeuwenhoek – First microscope creator

 
 


Lake Baikal bottom - Moon on Baikal

Lake Baikal bottom – Russian mini-submarine Mir-2

 
 
 


Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea

 
 


Synthetic exendin - Arizona Gila monster (Heloderma suspectum)

Synthetic exendin – Previously only from saliva

 


Sharks also not immune - Tiger shark (Galeocerdo cuvier)

Sharks also not immune

 


Eye evolution

Eye evolution – Development of sight

 
 


Hundred meter pump - Redwoodfallentree

Hundred meter pump

 


Mole stereo smell - European mole

Mole stereo smell

 


Feathers red grouse - Alectoris rufa

Feathers red grouse

 
 


From mouse to elephant - House mouse (Mus musculus)From mouse to elephant - African Elefant (Loxodonta africana)

From mouse to elephant

 


Smallest living mammal - Kitti's hog-nosed bat (Craseonycteris thonglongyai)

Smallest living mammal – Kitti’s Hog-Nosed Bat

 


Largest primate - Lowland gorilla

Largest primate – Lowland gorilla

 


Longest living animal - Bowhead WhaleLongest living animal - Arctica islandica

Longest living animal

 


Nature - Corals Acropora

Corals Acropora

 


Nature - Eye bigger than brain - African Ostrich (Struthio camelus)

Eye bigger than brain

 


Nature - Whale skin - Blue Whale (Balaenoptera musculus)

Whale skin – Sensitive to sunlight

 


Nature - Parasite forcing to suicide - Parasite Toxoplasmosa gondi

Parasite forcing to suicide

 
 


Nature - Oregano either wild marjoram - Wild marjoram (Origanum vulgare)

Oregano either wild marjoram

 
 
 
 


Nature - Formation V - Flock of birds Type V

Formation V – Birds during migration

 


Nature - Anthropoids penis size - Marilyn Monroe with chimpanzee

Anthropoids penis size

 
 
 


Nature - Oldest sperm - Sperm

Oldest sperm – Found in Australian cave

 


Nature - Penguins capabilities - Emperor Penguin at Oji Zoo, Kobe, Japan

Penguins capabilities

 
 
 


Nature - Mammals pissing time - Dog pissing on cars wheel

Mammals pissing time

 


Nature - Cutting down amazonian forests - Rainforests in Brazil

Cutting down amazonian forests

 


Nature - Parasite causes malaria - Mosquito

Parasite causes malaria

 


Nature - Huge bird - Pelagornis sandersi

Huge bird – Prehistoric huge bird confirmed

 


Nature - Koalas fingerprints - Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)

Koalas fingerprints – Most similar to human

 


Nature - Longest pregnancy - Frilled shark (Chlamydoselachus anguineus)Nature - Longest pregnancy - African Elefant (Loxodonta africana)Nature - Longest pregnancy - Alpine salamander (Salamandra atra)

Longest pregnancy – Terrestrial and sea animals

 


Nature :

Nature - Indecent pig - Pig (Sus domesticus)

Indecent pig – With obscenely long orgasm

 


Nature - Nine-banded Armadillo - Nine-banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus)

Nine-banded Armadillo – Sleeps 80% of life

 


Nature - Mosquitoes sex - Mosquito

Mosquitoes sex – Only a necessity

 


Nature - Bark beetle sexual organs - Bark beetle (Ips amitinus)

Bark beetle sexual organs – Female have two vaginas

 
 
 
 


Nature - Extrasensory contact - Domestic rabbit

Extrasensory contact – Experiment confirms the ability

 


Nature - Rhesus factor - Macaque rhesus

Rhesus factor – That nearly 50 antigen

 
 
 


Nature - Corvids abilities - Crow (Corvus corax)Nature - Corvids abilities - Rook (Corvus frugilegus)

Corvids abilities – Can learn simple math

 


Nature - Most capable chimpanzees - Chimpanzee typing

Most capable chimpanzees – Expert on sign language

 


Nature - Allergic reactions of animals - Dog in front of TV

Allergic reactions of animals

 


Nature - Earth Bacteria - Rotating Earth

Earth Bacteria – Quantity in one kilogram of soil

 
 


Nature - Growing cicadas - Cicada

Growing cicadas – Mad searching for partners

 


Nature - White whales - White whale

White whales – Result from albinism or leucism

 


Nature - Birds pairs - Female Oriental Magpie Robin

Birds pairs – 8615 species live in monogamy

 


Communication system – Can be extremely varied


Nature - Human body fungi - Fungus Trichophyton mariatii

Human body fungi – Can literally enslave us

 


Chilli pepper curiosities - Tabasco peppers

Chilli pepper curiosities – Aztecs served to pay taxes

 


Nature - Homosexual ibises - White ibis

Homosexual ibises – Result of poisoning

 


Nature - Yeast milk - Yeast Sacharomyces cerevisiae under DIC microscopy

Yeast milk – Longing for the taste of cow’s milk

 
 


Nature - Octopus possess three hearts - California Two Spot Octopus

Octopus possess three hearts

 


Nature - Animal blood groups - Black cat rolling

Animal blood groups

 


Nature - Red pigment - Dried female cochineal insects (Dactylopius coccus)

Red pigment – Natural red dye

 


Nature - Gecko penises - Drago en branca (Gekkonidae)

Gecko penises – Like snakes, lizards and blindworms

 


Nature - Food tasting legs - Muscidae male

Food tasting legs

 


Nature - Rat hearing border - Pet rat

Rat hearing border – Squeaky sounds

 


Nature - Carbon dioxide absorption - Rainforests by the river Gambia in Niokolokoba National Park

Carbon dioxide absorption

 


Nature - Drunk zebra finch - Zebra finch (Taeniopygia guttata)

Drunk zebra finch

 


Bearded crows


Nature - First man didn't take dogs - Bering land bridge

First man didn’t take dogs – by frozen Bering Strait

 


Nature - Human cerebral cortex - Human brain, female side view

Human cerebral cortex – Not largest

 
 


Nature - Corvids brain size - Brown-necked raven

Corvids brain size – Corresponds brain of primates

 


Nature - Dogs barking volume - Golden Retriever

Dogs barking volume – Most dogs is 80-90 dB

 
 
 


Bluefin tuna – Cold-blooded fish


Nature - Brazilian nut - Brazilian nut (Bertholletia excelsa)

Brazilian nut – Stores barium and radium

 
 
 


Nature - Radioactive groceries - Bananas

Radioactive groceries – 5 million bananas at one time

 


Nature - Spiders movable retina - Opisthoncus parcedentatus

Spiders movable retina – Rotated in all directions

 


Nature - California forest air - Aspirine

California forest air – Presence of methyl salicylate

 


Nature - Walnut subjected stress - Walnut tree

Walnut subjected stress

 


Nature - Redwood Hyperion - Coastal redwood

Redwood Hyperion – The highest plant

 
 
 


Nature - Average period hair life - Hair

Average period hair life – Hair can live 2 – 6 years

 


Nature - Blondes have maximum - Blonde hair detailed

Blondes have maximum – Having about 150,000 hairs

 


Nature :

Nature - Venomous among primates - Slow Loris (Nycticebus)

Venomous among primates – Nycticebus apes

 


Nature - Dogs distinguish colors - Multi breed dog

Dogs distinguish colors – See well in the dark

 
 


Nature - Basenji breed dogs - The dog of breed Basenji - Zac

Basenji breed dogs – Almost did not bark

 


Labrador golden retriever - Golden retriverNature - Labrador golden retriever - Labrador Retriever

Labrador golden retriever – Most popular dogs

 


Nature - Chameleon changing coloration - Chameleon

Chameleon changing coloration

 


Nature - Malignant neoplasm among plants - Agrobacterium tumefaciens

Malignant neoplasm among plants

 


Nature - Flying fish

Flying fish – Individuals from the family Flyingfishes

 


Nature - American Lobster (Homarus americanus) - Male upper sideNature - American Lobster (Homarus americanus) - Under side of eggbearing female

American Lobster – Often found in blue-green color

 


Nature - Chimpanzees drink alcohol - Chimpanzee congrats

Chimpanzees drink alcohol – Wildly consume ethanol

 
 


Nature - Dolphin belongs to fastest fishes - Coryphaena hippurus

Dolphin – is one of the fastest fishes