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In Photos: Bird Photographer of the Year

This gallery represents 2018 bird photographer of the year. From American flamingo, Phoenicopterus ruber, by Pedro Jarque Krebs, Peru to hyacinth Macaw, Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus, by Petr Bambousek, these photos will leave you breathless,…

In Photos: Feeding Ground for Whale Sharks

The world’s largest fish roams less than previously thought, new research has found. Using a ‘biological passport’, results show that whale sharks in the western Indian Ocean and the Arabian Gulf rarely swim more than a few hundred…

In Photos: Big Butterfly Count 2018

Naturalists including Sir David Attenborough have been encouraging the public to take part in the largest count of its kind. From a cabbage white butterfly that flew in and headed straight for a horseradish to the beauty of nature, all…

In Photos: Garden Photographer of the Year

International photographic competition, which runs in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew, London, awards special prize for the best close-up images. Take a look at these gorgeous photos and tell us what you think about them!…

Best Wildlife Photos of the Week

From a male scarlet honey-eater feeding on a bottle brush tree in Brisbane, Australia to an Adonis blue butterfly pair on an oxeye daisy in the Cotswolds, England, this selection of photos will make you pack your bags and go into the mouth…

Best Wildlife Photos of the Week

These wildlife photos are simply amazing! Animals bring us joy every day so this selection of photos represents our respect for them. Don't miss it - it will leave you breathless! From a mint moth—a pyralid or ‘micro-moth’ native to…

In Photos: Mawson’s Antarctica Expedition

The geologist and explorer Douglas Mawson led the Australasian Antarctic Expedition from 1911 to 1914. Comprising 31 men, including photographer Frank Hurley, it charted large segments of the east Antarctic coastline, and investigated…

Best Wildlife Photos of the Week

Beautiful birds, a Balkan lynx, a moose, a bee, a baby mountain gorilla are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world. From Penn Woods, Buckinghamshire, England to a successful reintroduction of a herd of wild European bison…

Best Wildlife Photos of the Week

Picturing the best wildlife photos of the week. From pearl mullets, an endemic fish species found only in Van Lake in Turkey, that jump through a waterfall during their spring migration to the Great British Bee Count 2018 which is an…