nature is rad

These are the most stunning nature photos I have ever seen

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This is actually a test showing how sponges pump water through themselves for filter feeding!
They simply colored the water around them so you could easily see the process :D

Sponges will never cease to fascinate me!

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A fascinating and beautiful hydrozoa.

The Portuguese man-of-war is infamous for its painful sting, but one photographer finds the beauty inside this animal’s dangerous embrace.

By Jane J. Lee

Photographs & video: Aaron Ansarov

A Portrait of the Portuguese Man-of-War (National Geographic)

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