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Ashley Cooper / Zoom out of Station W, a former British scientific research station, left as it was after researchers evacuated in 1959, Detaille Island, Graham Land, Antarctica, 2020.
Gavin Hellier / Timelapse from day to night looking over the Gaudi House Museum, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, May 2016. Hellier
Ingo Arndt / Compilation of various corals including many Fan corals (Gorgonacea sp) from collection at Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt, Germany.
SINCLAIR STAMMERS / Preserved Coelocanth (Latimeria chalumnae) on public display at the Natural History Museum in London, found originally off the Comoro Islands in the Indian Ocean. In life they are a dark blue colour w...
Konrad Wothe / Wooden hut of the polar explorer Sir Wally Herbert which was dismantled and transported to the Falkland island Museum, Port Stanley, Falkland Islands, South Atlantic Ocean. No release available.
Paul D Stewart / Two species of weevil showing the size disparity even in single families of insect. The larger is the Bamboo weevil of East Asia Cyrtotrachelus dux, the smaller is identified (perhaps misidentified) o...
Paul D Stewart / Great Auk (Pinguinus impennis) from the Rev. Francis Orpen Morris' 'A History of British Birds' by the printer Benjamin Fawcett circa 1853. Morris was instrumental in founding the Royal Society for th...
Juan Manuel Borrero / Egg-shaped sculpture balanced on roof and refelected in water at Salvador Dali's House-Museum. Port Lligat, Cap de Creus Natural Park, Gerona, Catalonia, Spain. March 2009.