Some fascinating images. Whirl of Stars - Amazing sky images from Australia-based photographer Lincoln Harrison. In Harrison& photos, the rotation of the Earth makes the stars appear as if they& traveling across the sky.
The male flowers of mountain beech bloom in spring, just as leaf buds burst to reveal the new season’s leaves. The simple flower has five light-green petals and 8–14 dark red anthers, full of pollen. The female flower is minute, and blooms after the male flower has shed its pollen.
The Orana Wildlife Park in Christchurch, New Zealand has a much better idea on how to build a zoo. Instead of caging the animals, they cage the people, so they can view the animals in their natural habitat.