A male Komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis) on the island of Rinca in the Komodo National Park. The world’s largest living species of lizard: to celebrate the Proclamation of Indonesian Independence on 17 August 1945. Learn more.
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Charaxes psaphon, Plain Tawny Rajah, a rare butterfly found in South India, belongs to the Leafwings subfamily of Nymphalidae.. Learn more.
Detail of Lion column (see also: Emblem of India) in Kamala Nehru Park, Mumbai. Learn more.
Sculpture “Wasser-Plastik” (Heinz Mack, 1977) at the LBS Westdeutsche Landesbausparkasse in Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Learn more.
High altar of St. Pölten Cathedral, Lower Austria. Altarpiece Assumption of Mary by Tobias Pock (1658).. Learn more.
Quadriga of the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany. The gate was commissioned by King Frederick William II of Prussia as a sign of peace and built between 1788 to 1791. It suffered considerable damage in World War II and during the post-war Partition of Germany,
Dortmund-Ems Canal (view from a bridge) in the hamlet Berenbrock, Lüdinghausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Learn more.
View of the rich ceiling of the Vank Cathedral in Isfahan, possibly the most impressive christian temple in the Islamic Republic of Iran. The construction of the Armenian Apostolic church, formaly known as Holy Savior Cathedral, began in 1606 and was finished between 1655
Sunflower head. Ukraine.. Learn more.
Larva of a Marumba species of moth in the family Sphingidae.. Learn more.