Highlights of The Royal Society of Biology’s Photography Competition 2021, from Ants Feasting on Honeydew to Zebras Drinking in The Savannah

Winner: Mutualism. Thane, India

The mutualistic relationship between ant and aphid. The ants consume honeydew excreted by a yellow aphid, and in return the ants protect the aphid from other organisms such as red mites. (Vishwanath Birje/Royal Society of Biology) Continue reading »

New Campaign ‘Sexxenger’ Highlights Online Danger For Kids

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Innocence in Danger, the charity for the protection of children from abuse and violence, has launched a press and outdoor campaign highlighting the potential dangers that lurk within the internet.

The campaign, created by McCann London, features a seemingly innocent message from an online conversation. However, there is more to this message than would meet a child’s eye, and adults will recognise the phallic shape of the speech bubbles. The campaign shows how sexual predators use social networks and messaging to contact their unsuspecting young victims. Continue reading »

Amazing Aerial Highlights From The 2015 Nat Geo Traveler Photo Contest

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A bird´s view of tulip fields near Voorhout in the Netherlands, photographed with a drone in April 2015. (© Anders Andersson / National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest)
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Photo of the Day: RateSetter Highlights Issue of Zombie Savings Accounts


Actors dressed as zombies exit Bank Station in London as peer-to-peer lender RateSetter highlights the issue of “zombie” savings accounts with lifeless returns, on January 15, 2014. The independent study commissioned by RateSetter found that 79% of Britons do not check their savings returns against inflation, with some falling as low as 0.1% earning just 1 a year on savings of 1,000. (Photo by Matt Alexander/PA Wire)

Artist Highlights Mothers of Victims of Violence in Venezuela

Volunteers put up large portraits of women whose children were victims of violence in Caracas, Venezuela, Nov. 19. Close to 52 five-metre high portraits were pasted on walls of poor and commercial areas of the city as part of a project called “Esperanza” (hope) by French artist JR. The project is in line with JR’s world project “Inside Out”, which aims to highlight stories about ordinary people through large portraits displayed on outdoor facades. (Carlos Garcia Rawlins / Reuters) Continue reading »

Bizarre Fashion Shoot Highlights Territorial Dispute Between South Korea and Japan

South Korean models in traditional outfits pose during a fashion show on Ulleung island on August 10. The show aimed to promote the country’s sovereignty over the nearby islets of Dokdo, which are claimed by both South Korea and Japan. (Kim Mi-Ock / AFP – Getty Images) Continue reading »