Roman mosaic from the 1st century CE showing a group of philosophers from the Academy in Athens. The object was found in Pompeii. He is currently in the National Archaeological Museum in Naples. [698×728]

Roman mosaic from the 1st century CE showing a group of philosophers from the Academy in Athens. The object was found in Pompeii. He is currently in the National Archaeological Museum in Naples. [698×728]

I managed to catch the sunset last night in Grand Teton National Park. Stood in the same place Ansel Adams took his iconic pic of the Tetons (about 100 meters from where this shot was taken). Truly a wonderful moment. [6396 × 4269] [OC]

I managed to catch the sunset last night in Grand Teton National Park. Stood in the same place Ansel Adams took his iconic pic of the Tetons (about 100 meters from where this shot was taken). Truly a wonderful moment.… Continue Reading

California Buttercup (Ranunculus californicus) with Spotted Cucumber Beetle (Diabrotica undecimpunctata howardi), Point Reyes National Seashore, California [4369 × 3276] [OC]

California Buttercup (Ranunculus californicus) with Spotted Cucumber Beetle (Diabrotica undecimpunctata howardi), Point Reyes National Seashore, California [4369 × 3276] [OC]

A spring rain storm passes over Colorado’s Great Sand Dunes National Park, home to the tallest sand dunes in North America. The diversity of this state is incredible. [OC][1386×2100]

A spring rain storm passes over Colorado’s Great Sand Dunes National Park, home to the tallest sand dunes in North America. The diversity of this state is incredible. [OC][1386×2100]