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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…

Best Wildlife Photos of the Week

Picturing the wildlife photos of the week. From flowers that thrive in nitrogen-rich soils caused in part by pollution from road traffic to a pair of egrets that build their nest in Panbazar area on the banks of the Brahmaputra river in…

Best Wildlife Photos of the Week

Picturing Mother's Nature and its beauty. From snow-white blooms in the ‘Valley of the Daffodils’ in the Carpathian mountains, near the town of Khust, western Ukraine to macaques that hold their offspring at a national nature reserve in…