“Jahangir’s Dream,” 1618 Mughal painting. The Mughal emperor Jahangir (right) embraces Persian emperor Abbas (left). Jahangir is drawn taller and better-dressed with paler skin, and stands on a lion. Abbas is drawn shorter with darker skin, looking up to Jahangir, and stands on a sheep. [2393×3536]

“Jahangir’s Dream,” 1618 Mughal painting. The Mughal emperor Jahangir (right) embraces Persian emperor Abbas (left). Jahangir is drawn taller and better-dressed with paler skin, and stands on a lion. Abbas is drawn shorter with darker skin, looking up to Jahangir,… Continue Reading

“Bighorn sheep have split hooves and rough hoof bottoms that provide a natural grip and help them move easily on rocky, rugged terrain. Here, a lamb demonstrates incredible agility on the east side of” Miller Butte in National Elk Refuge, Wyoming, USA. Photo credit: Ann Hough / USFWS [4096×2730][OS]

“Bighorn sheep have split hooves and rough hoof bottoms that provide a natural grip and help them move easily on rocky, rugged terrain. Here, a lamb demonstrates incredible agility on the east side of” Miller Butte in National Elk Refuge,… Continue Reading

Alaska, United States of America: “Dall Sheep Ram jumps over a small river in Denali National Park and Preserve,” writes photographer Miles Leguineche. [5472 x 3648 pixels] [OS]

Alaska, United States of America: “Dall Sheep Ram jumps over a small river in Denali National Park and Preserve,” writes photographer Miles Leguineche. [5472 x 3648 pixels] [OS]

“A large male mouflon sheep stares head-on at the camera of Dr. Steven C. Hess as he stands atop a‘a lava and among shrubs on Hawai‘i Island” in Hawaii, United States of America. Photographer: Steven C. Hess, United States Geological Survey (USGS) [1632 x 1224]

“A large male mouflon sheep stares head-on at the camera of Dr. Steven C. Hess as he stands atop a‘a lava and among shrubs on Hawai‘i Island” in Hawaii, United States of America. Photographer: Steven C. Hess, United States Geological… Continue Reading