A wall full of horns, floor to ceiling skeletons, and rooms full of taxidermy! A rare glimpse at the natural history collections behind the scenes of the Horniman Museum in London.

FEATUREDA wall full of horns, floor to ceiling skeletons, and rooms full of taxidermy! A rare glimpse at the natural history collections behind the scenes of the Horniman Museum in London.

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Beautiful video using particle image velocimetry (PIV) to explore the flow field around brine shrimp.

VIDEOBeautiful video using particle image velocimetry (PIV) to explore the flow field around brine shrimp.

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Brown University researchers take a closer look at bat flight and discover that bats fold their wings on the upstroke, saving energy.

VIDEOBrown University researchers take a closer look at bat flight and discover that bats fold their wings on the upstroke, saving energy.

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Sound sculptures and futuristic paintings by Hank - Los Angeles based Experimental artist.

Sound sculptures and futuristic paintings by Hank - Los Angeles based Experimental artist.

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Micro Empire from Clemens Wirth & Radium Audio.

VIDEOMicro Empire from Clemens Wirth & Radium Audio.

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Wood'Insane revisits the shelf and table plants, with the new Wendy. Thanks to a clever mechanism you'll be able to play with your plants with gravity!

Wood'Insane revisits the shelf and table plants, with the new Wendy. Thanks to a clever mechanism you'll be able to play with your plants with gravity!

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Researchers at Keio University are creating interactive plants, enabling them to display emotions and communicate with people.

Researchers at Keio University are creating interactive plants, enabling them to display emotions and communicate with people.

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François Vautier scanned an ant colony he set up in a scanner once a week for five years. This is the impressive result.

VIDEOFrançois Vautier scanned an ant colony he set up in a scanner once a week for five years. This is the impressive result.

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Jim Dunlop's Tortex guitar picks turn 30 this year... and the packaging redesign turns the iconic turtle logo into a sticker!

FEATUREDJim Dunlop's Tortex guitar picks turn 30 this year... and the packaging redesign turns the iconic turtle logo into a sticker!

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Beautiful secret life of plankton captured by marine biologist Tierney Thys.

VIDEOBeautiful secret life of plankton captured by marine biologist Tierney Thys.

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Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo announces the birth of a tiny new baby of the world's smallest antelope species, the Royal Antelope.

Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo announces the birth of a tiny new baby of the world's smallest antelope species, the Royal Antelope.

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Insects! by Tor Even Mathisen, a great macrovideo offering a super up close look at arthropod lives.

VIDEOInsects! by Tor Even Mathisen, a great macrovideo offering a super up close look at arthropod lives.

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Woodcut by Bryan Nash Gill - a book of beautiful, detailed prints of woodcuts cross sections through trees telling their unique stories through the details.

Woodcut by Bryan Nash Gill - a book of beautiful, detailed prints of woodcuts cross sections through trees telling their unique stories through the details.

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Dogocle - a monocle for the dogs.

Dogocle - a monocle for the dogs.

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The recycled aluminum trees, "Cité Internationale du Design de Saint Etienne", designed and erected by the French architect and designer Didier Muller, seek to blend furniture so neatly with art.

The recycled aluminum trees, "Cité Internationale du Design de Saint Etienne", designed and erected by the French architect and designer Didier Muller, seek to blend furniture so neatly with art.

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Phosphorescent painting on concrete wall in Paris by Noémi Schipfer and Takami Nakamoto.

Phosphorescent painting on concrete wall in Paris by Noémi Schipfer and Takami Nakamoto.

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Our look at 'Animal Inside Out' at the Natural History Museum in London in collaboration with Body Worlds. When else will you have a chance to see trisected horse heads, a capillary shark and plastinated elephant?

FEATUREDOur look at 'Animal Inside Out' at the Natural History Museum in London in collaboration with Body Worlds. When else will you have a chance to see trisected horse heads, a capillary shark and plastinated elephant?

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Natalya Zahn's amazing natural illustrations up close, a peek at her book, Tropical Forest, and the stunning packaging it arrived in!

FEATUREDNatalya Zahn's amazing natural illustrations up close, a peek at her book, Tropical Forest, and the stunning packaging it arrived in!

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Lovely photos of the Rare, Beautiful and Disturbing Objects From the National Library of Medicine from Wired Science.

Lovely photos of the Rare, Beautiful and Disturbing Objects From the National Library of Medicine from Wired Science.

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Francis Ooi's "What I see When I run", captures beautiful botanical portraits of plants and fungi encountered as he jogs in Singapore.

Francis Ooi's "What I see When I run", captures beautiful botanical portraits of plants and fungi encountered as he jogs in Singapore.

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One of the nature's more bizarre looking baby mammals, a little aardvark has arrived at Busch Gardens.

One of the nature's more bizarre looking baby mammals, a little aardvark has arrived at Busch Gardens.

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Luxirare makes a mini adidas tracksuit for their dog, Rocky.

Luxirare makes a mini adidas tracksuit for their dog, Rocky.

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Imajen Exploration Tools. Sustainable tools for children, to cultivate their imagination, connect with and appreciate nature. By Kenji Huang.

Imajen Exploration Tools. Sustainable tools for children, to cultivate their imagination, connect with and appreciate nature. By Kenji Huang.

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Amazing elephant on a trampoline animated gif will make you smile... and stare...

Amazing elephant on a trampoline animated gif will make you smile... and stare...

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The Serpentarium - snakes in a new skin. New entrance and shop of the reptile zoo by Mojo design.

The Serpentarium - snakes in a new skin. New entrance and shop of the reptile zoo by Mojo design.

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A look at some of the incredible biodiversity of the Amazon. Check out this bizarre and beautiful selection of insects we encountered on the Rio Negro.

FEATUREDA look at some of the incredible biodiversity of the Amazon. Check out this bizarre and beautiful selection of insects we encountered on the Rio Negro.

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Stunning diffusion spectrum imaging to infer the position of nerve fibers in the living human brain.

Stunning diffusion spectrum imaging to infer the position of nerve fibers in the living human brain.

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Altaeros Energies, wind energy company formed out of MIT, has been able to generate high altitude power from a prototype of its floating wind turbine in Maine.

Altaeros Energies, wind energy company formed out of MIT, has been able to generate high altitude power from a prototype of its floating wind turbine in Maine.

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Adorable little pygmy hippo, a new addition at the Cango Wildlife Ranch in South Africa.

Adorable little pygmy hippo, a new addition at the Cango Wildlife Ranch in South Africa.

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A look at a gigantic Solar Tornado five times the size of Earth.

A look at a gigantic Solar Tornado five times the size of Earth.

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Designer Ollie Palmer has spent two years studying control systems and insect navigation in a bid to develop a machine that makes ants move in a choreographed fashion, dubbed the Ant Ballet.

Designer Ollie Palmer has spent two years studying control systems and insect navigation in a bid to develop a machine that makes ants move in a choreographed fashion, dubbed the Ant Ballet.

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'My Soul' by Katharine Dowson is a laser-etched lead crystal glass formation in the shape of a brain, created using the artist's own MRI scan.

'My Soul' by Katharine Dowson is a laser-etched lead crystal glass formation in the shape of a brain, created using the artist's own MRI scan.

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Wired looks at bioluminescence ahead of an exciting new exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History.

Wired looks at bioluminescence ahead of an exciting new exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History.

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A genetic study of cattle has claimed that all modern domesticated bovines are descended from a single herd of wild ox, which lived 10,500 years ago.

A genetic study of cattle has claimed that all modern domesticated bovines are descended from a single herd of wild ox, which lived 10,500 years ago.

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A robot sent to record underwater sounds has detected barely audible cricket-like noises that might be underwater nocturnal fish farts.

A robot sent to record underwater sounds has detected barely audible cricket-like noises that might be underwater nocturnal fish farts.

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A Foggy Sunday in downtown Chicago - A time-lapse video filmed from a thousand feet up, captured by Craig Shimala.

VIDEOA Foggy Sunday in downtown Chicago - A time-lapse video filmed from a thousand feet up, captured by Craig Shimala.

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NYtimes slideshow of the new book 'A Glorious Enterprise' to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in Philadelphia.

NYtimes slideshow of the new book 'A Glorious Enterprise' to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in Philadelphia.

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Belfast Zoo's latest addition, a little Malayan tapir that looks like a watermelon with legs!

Belfast Zoo's latest addition, a little Malayan tapir that looks like a watermelon with legs!

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Porcelain Elixir of Life Cups/Mugs!

Porcelain Elixir of Life Cups/Mugs!

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Art and natural inspiration combine at RISD's Edna Lawrence Nature Lab, hands-on natural history collection and studio environment to examine and explore patterns, structures and interactions of design in nature.

Art and natural inspiration combine at RISD's Edna Lawrence Nature Lab, hands-on natural history collection and studio environment to examine and explore patterns, structures and interactions of design in nature.

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Former sniper Craig Jones has traded his rifle for a long lens to become a wildlife photographer and is using all those skills to capture stunning wildlife shots.

Former sniper Craig Jones has traded his rifle for a long lens to become a wildlife photographer and is using all those skills to capture stunning wildlife shots.

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Perpetual Ocean is a visualization from the NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio of ocean surface currents around the world during the period from June 2005 through December 2007.

Perpetual Ocean is a visualization from the NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio of ocean surface currents around the world during the period from June 2005 through December 2007.

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Adorable orphaned little baby owls.

Adorable orphaned little baby owls.

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PLASMA . Urban Installation and musical by Sael from Mar del Plata , Argentina.

PLASMA . Urban Installation and musical by Sael from Mar del Plata , Argentina.

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A close up look at the tiny bicolored and strawberry poison dart frogs at London Zoo.

FEATUREDA close up look at the tiny bicolored and strawberry poison dart frogs at London Zoo.

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