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Quokka selfie, cutest trend in Australia right now

Quokka selfie, cutest trend in Australia right now

The Quokka, an irresistibly adorable and happy-looking marsupial native to Australia, is now at the epicenter of what is possibly the cutest trend we’ve ever seen – the Quokka selfie. See more at boredpanda.com
Adorable squirrels having some wintertime fun, photography by Vadim Trunov

Adorable squirrels having some wintertime fun, photography by Vadim Trunov

Russian photographer Vadim Trunov recently captured a couple of adorable squirrels having some wintertime fun. Set in a snow-covered forest outside of Voronezh, Russia, the cute and action-packed photos feature the creatures interacting with some human-made things as well as playing catch with a pine cone. Trunov helped facilitate this lively play. He set out...
Ellie Davies, photography

Ellie Davies, photography

“I have been working in UK forests for the past seven years, making work which explores the complex interrelationship between the landscape and the individual. Our understanding of landscape can be seen as a construction in which layers of meaning that reflect our own cultural preoccupations and anxieties obscure the reality of the land, veiling...
Close interactions with wildlife captured on camera by Konsta Punkka

Close interactions with wildlife captured on camera by Konsta Punkka

21-year-old, Finland-based photographer Konsta Punkka has an extraordinary gift with animals, as can be seen from his close interactions with wildlife captured on camera. The self-described “squirrel whisperer” uses his iPhone and DSLR to capture enchanting snapshots of woodland creatures from an incredibly short distance, often within arm’s reach. Birds, squirrels, and foxes draw near...
Rocks, gravity and patience - Stone Balance by Michael Grab

Rocks, gravity and patience – Stone Balance by Michael Grab

Working only with rocks, gravity, and patience, artist Michael Grab builds precarious towers and bridges that seem to defy gravity. Grab first tried stone balancing during the summer of 2008 while exploring Boulder Creek in Boulder, Colorado, and quickly discovered an innate ability to build increasingly complicated, free standing stacks of rocks. While his stone...
Otherworldly icescapes inside a historic Chicago cold storage facility

Otherworldly icescapes inside a historic Chicago cold storage facility

Unique ice formations which grew over an estimated 13 year period on a decommisioned freezer floor of Fulton Cold Storage in Chicago. Gary Jensen: website Via: thisiscolossal.com
Danmala, flower mandalas by Kathy Klein

Danmala, flower mandalas by Kathy Klein

In vedic sanskrit dān: the giver, mālā: garland of flowers the giving of flower circles Kathy Klein is a devout lover of plants, animals, people and the divine presence within all. She creates the danmalas by first centering herself in a meditative devotional space. Next she gathers flowers and natural objects while her mind is...
Macro snowflake photos by Josh Shackleford

Macro snowflake photos by Josh Shackleford

Super macro shots of snowflakes using a Sony A77 and a reverse mounted lens on a full set of extension tubes. These were all done handheld (no tripod). Josh Shackleford: behance / flickr
The Inner Light, photography by Francisco Provedo

The Inner Light, photography by Francisco Provedo

Part 1 of a technical and spiritual experimentation, nature, human and photography Francisco Provedo: behance / facebook
Amazing photos of foxes in the Arctic Circle by Ivan Kislov

Amazing photos of foxes in the Arctic Circle by Ivan Kislov

Russia’s remote north-eastern Chukotka region is an inhospitable arctic tundra, but even in this brutal landscape, Russian photographer Ivan Kislov can find beautiful signs of life among the foxes that live and hunt here in the wild. He agreed to talk to Bored Panda and tell us more about his amazing photos. Kislov, who lives...
A coworker asked this guy to watch her plant for 4 days

A coworker asked this guy to watch her plant for 4 days

When this guy at an IT firm in Augusta, Georgia was asked by his coworker to take care of her plant while she was gone from work for 4 days, he decided to take the plant out to see the sights and sounds that an ordinary office plant might otherwise never get to experience. He...
Meet Honey Bee, a rescued blind cat who loves hiking with her humans

Meet Honey Bee, a rescued blind cat who loves hiking with her humans

“Honey Bee is our amazing blind cat that loves to go hiking with us! We adopted her from Animals Fiji, but she now lives in Seattle with her 2 humans and 4 other cats. When we go hiking, we take her on our shoulders or with a leash. People say they love dogs because you...

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