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See what crazy plants & animals members of our community are discovering! We’ve set up a collaborative project on iNaturalist. If you haven’t heard of it, it’s one the the best apps for people who love nature.

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Parts of the Great Barrier Reef have recorded their highest amount of coral cover since monitoring began 36 years ago. The increases are due to fast-growing types of corals taking advantage of a period without any disturbances. 🔗 Link

PFAS are a type of man-made chemical (similar to plastics) used in a huge range of everyday products. They’re now found in rainwater everywhere on Earth, and they’re cancer-causing ‘forever chemicals’ 🌈 🔗 Link

Humans settled in North America 17,000 years earlier than previously believed. 🔗 Link

A hummingbird species was rediscovered in Colombia after scientists had recorded no documented sightings for over 13 years. 🔗 Link


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Flash floods often don’t come with much of a warning, see this from Oman:
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What working with a tiny octopus is like

🐠 Aquatic Life Love the tiny octopus
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🦋 Insects 🔥Close up of a damselfly🔥
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Tiger beetle. Really love some of these macro shots! (Photo Credit to u/radoslawpusz)

🦋 Insects Tiger beetle
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🐠 Aquatic Life The lizard fish. Found 8000 ft below
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Some views from my weekend of travel
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Stunning water views at Saratoga.
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Everyone sees the unseen in proportion to the clarity of his heart, and that depends upon how much he has polished it. Whoever has polished it more sees more — more unseen forms become manifest to him.

Rumi, The Sufi Path of Love : The Spiritual Teachings of Rumi.