Embrace: A young Bonobo gazes into the camera while being embraced in a bear-hug by an affectionate adult
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Chimp with baby photo - 35 Best Photos of Animals in the National Geographic Traveller Photo Contest
Bonobo mother with baby by Graham McGeorge "Even after one year of age, bonobo infants do not walk or climb much, and are very slow. The mothers keep them near. They start to play with others at about one and a half years, which is much later than in the chimpanzee. During this period, mothers are very attentive…" (Bonobo: The Forgotten Ape, Frans de Waal & Frans Lanting) www.worldtransformation.com/freedom-book1-bonobos-evidence-whole-love-indoctrination-process/
Relaxing: Their natural habitat is the Congo basin in the Democratic Republic of the Congo where they suffer horrendous atrocities and are currently listed as endangered. This troop was photographed from their home in a Florida zoo
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Affection: It's hard not to wonder what the Bonobos are thinking when we see them displaying similar actions to ourselves, such as a mother cradling a youngster
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Wildlife photographer Graham McGeorge, 42, captured these magnificent bonobo moments at Jacksonville Zoo, in Florida, USA, where he has become gripped with how the young bonobos grow up. Their natural habitat is the Congo basin, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where they suffer horrendous atrocities and are currently listed as endangered.
Intelligent: From turning taps on and off for a drink to cuddling their babies the great apes are the closest thing to observing a human in a zoo
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Bonobos Intelligent: From turning taps on and off for a drink to cuddling their babies the great apes are the closest thing to observing a human in a zoo
Remarkable: Photographs of our closest living species show just how similar they are to us, sharing 98.7 per cent of DNA
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Extraordinary images that show just how similar we are to our closest living relative – the bonobo: Affectionate primates share 98.7% of human DNA right down to hair loss Species is usually found in the Congo, but they are classed as endangered due to conflict and other atrocities. Photographer Graham McGeorge, 42, captured magnificent moments at Jacksonville Zoo, in Florida, US. Bonobos seen acting and behaving similar to humans, showing signs of emotion, intelligence and thought. by Helen C…
Bonobo Ape - Our Closest Relative
This tiny little frog was snapped clinging to a leaf to shelter from the rain in a downpour in Jember, East Java, Indonesia
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~~ tiny frog using a leaf as an umbrella during a harsh rain in East Java, Indonesia by Penkdix Palme~~ ..RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN ON MY HEAD... :p
Rain drops aren't falling on my head. Nosiree
frog wearing umbrella Photo by Penkdix Palme -- National Geographic Your Shot The image was taken by Penkdix Palme in Jember, East Java, in Indonesia. According to the photographer the frog actually angled the leaf towards the rainfall to provide maximum shelter, and remained there for approximately 30 minutes.
While storm clouds gather in the UK, take a tip from this resourceful frog and don't leave home without your umbrella. This tiny tree frog was photographed sheltering under a leaf in East Java, Indonesia. From The Guardian; photograph: Penkdix Palme/Newsteam
~~Gastrotheca plumbea, Silver Marsupial frog (male) in habitat on Bomaria Pardina, Imbabura Province, Ecuador
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Gastrotheca plumbea -=- from Flowers Garden Love :: Infinitely Impressive & Surprising is the Beauty of Nature !!
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220 ~~A silver Marsupial frog in Ecuador. This photo is great to me as it looks like a fairy tale, yet its real. I'd love to know what the flower is. Never seen one like this before. Lovely!
~~Gastrotheca plumbea, Silver Marsupial frog (male) in habitat on Bomaria Pardina, Imbabura Province, Ecuador... So many things we haven't seen here in the US, we forget. So many flowers and animals we will never see because they are living in a doomed rain forest. Why can't we all get along long enough to save them?
A Male Silver Marsupial Frog ~ Appreciating The Beauty of Nature ~ On a Bomaria Pardina. Imbabura Province, Ecuador: His Natural Habitat.
I'm in! The snail forces its head into the bubble in a fantastic image by dental technician Vyacheslav Mischenko
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I'm in! The snail forces its head into the bubble in a fantastic image by dental technician Vyacheslav Mischenko
The second place macro picture was this image of emperor shrimp sat on top of two nudibranch molluscs.
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Macro 2nd Place Douglas Good, Pennsylvania An emperor shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) on two nudibranches (Risbecia tryoni) at Dinah’s Beach, Papua New Guinea. (900×602)
Second Place: Macro Photograph courtesy Douglas Good, RSMAS Underwater Photography Contest Douglas Good caught three creatures in one shot with his second-place macro picture of a red emperor shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) standing on two nudibranchs (Risbecia tryoni) in Papua New Guinea. (See more nudibranch pictures.) The two species have a symbiotic relationship, in which the shrimp hitch a free ride as the passing nudibranchs make their way across the ocean. by National Geographic
An emperor shrimp (Periclimenes imperator) on two nudibranches (Risbecia tryoni) at Dinah's Beach, Papua New Guinea. This photo won second place in the macro category. Wow! Amazing Undersea Images | Underwater Photography Winners | LiveScience
This image of a harbor seal was taken in a kelp forest at Cortes bank near San Diego in California by Kyle McBurnie.
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Amazing serene shot of a harbor seal off the coast of San Diego CA, photo by Kyle McBurnie, winner of amateur underwater photography contest sponsored by Univ of Miami.
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Overall Winner Photograph courtesy Kyle McBurnie, RSMAS Underwater Photography Contest Spotted at Cortes Bank near San Diego, California, a harbor seal (Phoco vitulina) swims through an underwater kelp forest. Captured by Kyle McBurnie, the photo is the overall winner of the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science's Underwater Photography Contest, which recognizes amateur photography. (See the best underwater pictures of 2012.) Lifted from National Geographic
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3 Excruciatingly Cute Pictures Of Baby Lion And Baby Monkey BFFs
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baby lion & baby monkey best friends. Guaipo Manchurian Tiger Park, China.
We've seen odd couples in the animal kingdom before, but the strangest yet could be this loveable lion cub and baby monkey who have forged an unlikely relationship. They became friends after they were forced to be hand fed by staff at the Guaipo Manchurian Tiger Park in Shenyang, China, because their parents didn't have enough milk. After spending time with one another, they have become the best of friends
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A quiet moment: The mother takes a moment to herself and watches her boys playing in the forest
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Africa | A quiet moment: mother takes a moment for herself and watches her boys playing in the forest. Parc National des Volcans, Rwanda. | ©Suzi Eszterhas
A helping hand: Mother gives two of her boys a piggy back while on their forest adventure
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Hold on tight: The big wide world can be a scary place for these brothers
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Let's go exploring: Hand-in-hand, Isango and Isangano discover the delights of their forest home
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twin baby gorilla brothers hold hands, explore the forest together
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Mountain gorilla twins explore the jungle holding hands! "With fewer than 900 mountain gorillas left in the wild, the birth of twins is particularly exciting for conservationists as well as for their mother."
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Researcher Captures Rare Footage of Wild Baby Gorillas Playing in Rwanda
Help, Mum, it's starting to rain: Her hair matted by the deluge, Kabatwa her long comforting arms around her boys. It's been an exciting day but soon it will be time for bed
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Mountain gorilla Kabatwa protects her twin boys from a rainforest downpour. Parc National des Volcans, Rwanda
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Cosy: The bird of prey camouflages itself by wedging its entire body in a hole in a tree in Providence in Rhode Island, New York
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Eastern Screech Owl. Owl on Earth did he fit in there?
This owl camouflages itself by wedging its entire body in a hole in a tree
Owl on Earth did he fit in there? Cunning bird of prey camouflages itself by squeezing entire body into a tiny hole in a tree | Mail Online
Quick cuddle: It seems the primates have become so used to their photo being taken they are now naturals in front of the camera, having perfected their poses
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Strike a pose: Huddled together with their arms around one another, these little monkeys look more than happy to pose for the camera
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3 little monkeys at Jigokudani monkey park in Japan
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Snuggle up, it;s cold! Super-cute snow monkeys cuddle together
Paws up, but the fight isn't over yet for these two
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Foxes playing in the snow.
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On the attack: one panda prepares to pounce
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Bulging eyes: This stunning bright blue bug has giant eyes protruding from the side of its head
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Bug-Eyed: Insects Macro Photography by Ireneusz Irass Waledzik
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Bright eyes: This bug, with a salmon coloured face and mostly green and black eyes, looks as if it is flashing a grin for the camera
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(© Ireneusz Irass Waledzik / Caters News)
Bug-eyed: Macro insect photos
Using macro photography, Polish photographer Ireneusz Irass Waldzik, has captured these stunning close-up
Exposure: The photographer's fascinating collection of images have been viewed more than 85,000 times online