Portrait of a young Annamite crested gibbon (Nomascus annamensis) born in a rescue and breeding facility for endangered primates in Northern Vietnam. Like all other gibbons, this species is threatened by loss of habitat and poaching amongst others.

Portrait of a young Annamite crested gibbon (Nomascus annamensis) born in a rescue and breeding facility for endangered primates in Northern Vietnam. Like all other gibbons, this species is threatened by loss of habitat and poaching amongst others.

Ceramic statuette depicting a spirit being, or possible a shaman in transfigured spirit form. It’s mounted atop of a snuff tray. Jama-Coaque culture, modern day northern Ecuador. 300 BC to 600 AD. [1617×1800]

Ceramic statuette depicting a spirit being, or possible a shaman in transfigured spirit form. It’s mounted atop of a snuff tray. Jama-Coaque culture, modern day northern Ecuador. 300 BC to 600 AD. [1617×1800]

Roman marble grave stele with carved portrait and 2 lions on the top. Object dated back to 2nd-4th century CE. It was found in ancient Sirmium, present-day Sremska Mitrovica, northern Serbia. [587×960]

Roman marble grave stele with carved portrait and 2 lions on the top. Object dated back to 2nd-4th century CE. It was found in ancient Sirmium, present-day Sremska Mitrovica, northern Serbia. [587×960]

Meet the stunning African paradise flycatcher…! The male grows the long, double tail plumage during breeding season. Taken in northern Kruger National Park. [OC]

Meet the stunning African paradise flycatcher…! The male grows the long, double tail plumage during breeding season. Taken in northern Kruger National Park. [OC]