Nature inspires us with its beauty, but it also hides a lot of secrets. Flowers or animals that look sweet at first glance can be really deadly, while picturesque natural events can bring irreparable harm. After experiencing this it becomes clear why humanity hides behind the walls of crowded cities.
We put together some photos from different corners of the world which show how truly amazing our planet is.
This shark is older than the USA.
Huge Attacus Atlas moth
“This tree on my farm in California”
An eagle ray
This blue fungus growing on a dead branch
The phenomenon of “crown shyness”
A storm during a volcanic eruption
This is a hammer-headed bat.
Gigantic leaves of a water lily
Snapdragon seed pods look like skulls.
Cute Ouroboros baby dragon
The eye of winter
The moon, the Milky Way, lava, and a meteor…
An American crocodile
Beautiful on top, but deadly beneath
Clouds before a storm
Neskowin Ghost Forest in Oregon
Galapagos marine iguanas