Blogs Flora & Fauna

Image of the Day: No More Pandas? Too Much to Bear

  • Published: Jul 16th, 2012

108 people paraded in panda costumes to raise awareness about endangered pandas during Panda Awareness Week.

Image of the Day: Fluorescent Frogfish May Fail to Flourish

  • Published: Jul 14th, 2012

Reef fish, like the giant frogfish, will be in danger in a warming climate as coral reefs will begin to degrade.

Trust Us, Photo is Real; And So Is Toll From Red Sludge

  • Published: Jul 13th, 2012

A Spanish photographer documented the lasting effects of the 2010 spill from an aluminum oxide refinery in Hungary.

Image of the Day: A Frog Marriage or a Plea for Rain?

  • Published: Jul 11th, 2012

Droughts persist in India -- not to mention the U.S. -- prompting a frog marriage as an offering to the rain gods in Nagpur, India.

Image of Day: Baby Hedgehogs Hanging On Hairy Brush

  • Published: Jul 10th, 2012

Heavy rains in the United Kingdom have persisted for months. The rains swept away the mother of three baby hedgehogs.

Image of the Day: Orangutans’ Future Goes Up in Smoke

  • Published: Jul 8th, 2012

Indonesia is the third largest carbon emitter, and it is also bringing orangutans to the brink of extinction.

Image of the Day: Rains in Assam of Elephant Proportions

  • Published: Jul 7th, 2012

Unusually severe floods from the monsoon rains have swept through the state of Assam in India.

Image of the Day: ‘Supertrees’ Super Useful in Singapore

  • Published: Jul 6th, 2012

Giant metal supertrees add to the urban garden that Singapore is creating in its Gardens by the Bay project.