Have you ever thought about how or when insects sleep? Because they are buzzing around at all times of day, you might not have given it any thought. But as nature photographer Joe Neely shows, bees do, in fact, go to sleep. He captured an adorable photo of two globe mallow bees napping in a colorful globe mallow flower.
It can be very difficult to capture the intricacies of snowflakes in a photograph.
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Everyone knows that snowflakes are unique arrays of tiny crystals—no two are precisely the same.
Nikon's celebration of life under the microscope is back. Since 1974, the Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition has highlighted the artistry that scientists, researchers, and enthusiasts can create. By using their skills and creativity, the participants open up a whole new world to the public. This year's contest was as thrilling as ever, with a group of scientists from the National Institute of Health taking home the top prize.
Bulgarian photographer Georgi Georgiev combines his love for photography with his background studying ecology to take eye-catching images of nature.
Bees are fascinating creatures, buzzing busily around to produce honey and beeswax in an extremely systematic fashion.