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Sonnige Blume

tags: Sonnige Blume, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, travel, nature, flowers, image of the day, photography Sonnige Blume. Image: GrrlScientist, 20 April 2010 [larger view]

Rosenblüte

tags: Rosenblüte, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, travel, nature, flowers, image of the day, photography Rosenblüte. Image: GrrlScientist, 20 April 2010 [larger view]

Rosen

tags: Rosen, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, travel, nature, cities, image of the day, photography Rosen. Image: GrrlScientist, 20 April 2010 [larger view]

Orange Blüte

tags: Orange Blüte, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, travel, nature, cities, image of the day, photography Image: GrrlScientist, 14 April 2010 [larger view]

Koralle, 2

tags: Koralle, Senckenberg Naturmuseum, museums, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, travel, nature, cities, image of the day, photography Koralle. Senckenberg Naturmuseum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Image: GrrlScientist, 13 April 2010 [larger view]

tags: Glowing Life in an Underwater World, marine biology, bioluminescence, luciferase, luciferin, green fluorescent protein, eye-in-the-sea cam, ethology, evolution, Edith Widder, TEDTalks, streaming video Some 80 to 90 percent of undersea creatures make light — and we know very little about how or why. Bioluminescence expert Edith Widder explores this glowing, sparkling, luminous world, sharing…

Koprolithen

tags: Koprolithen, Senckenberg Naturmuseum, museums, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, travel, fossils, paleontology, image of the day, photography Koprolithen. Senckenberg Naturmuseum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Image: GrrlScientist, 13 April 2010 [larger view]

Fledermaus Hologramm

tags: Fledermaus Hologramm, Senckenberg Naturmuseum, museums, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, travel, fossils, paleontology, image of the day, photography Fledermaus Hologramm. Senckenberg Naturmuseum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Image: GrrlScientist, 13 April 2010 [larger view]

tags: Every Pollen Grain has a Story, pollen, microscopy, forensics, pollen signature, pollen fingerprint, science, Bosnian war crimes, pollinology, Jonathan Drori, TEDTalks, streaming video Pollen goes unnoticed by most of us, except when hay fever strikes. But microscopes reveal it comes in stunning colors and shapes — and travels remarkably well. Jonathan Drori gives an…

tags: Watch a National Geographic Bird Illustrator at Work, field guides, books, bird art, illustrator, National Geographic, Jonathan Alderfer, streaming video See harlequin ducks come alive on paper in this time-lapse video featuring National Geographic bird expert and illustrator Jonathan Alderfer.