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Breathtaking aerial nature photos by Jason Hawkes (32 pictures)

Jason has specialized in aerial photography since 1991, is based just outside London in the UK, and works worldwide. He shoots from single days for architectural visualisation companies to organising multi shoot ads for large ad agencies, annual reports, and even whole image libraries for branding agencies, working all over the world and organising all helicopters, production and permits needed.

The Harvest Moon

The full Moon closest to the northern autumnal equinox is coming this week. Don’t miss the Harvest Moon.

High Altitude Balloon Burst

The photo shows the remains of a high altitude balloon just after it burst far above the Thessalian Plain of northern Greece. This was Greece’s first suborbital photography project. The project that launched the balloon is referred to as SlaRos (Tesla,Ikaros); the mission is called Stratonauts. Mount Olympus is beneath the clouds at top left – to the left of the balloon is the Aegean Sea.

25 Strangest Prehistoric Creatures To Roam The Earth

The world is cluttered with so many different creatures — some cute, some scary and some just plainly bizarre. However, the animals of today have nothing on the creatures that lived on Earth during prehistoric times. From miniature bird looking rodents to the behemoths beneath the waves, these are the 25 strangest prehistoric creatures to roam the Earth.