Nature Spectacles

Jellyfish-lake, Palau
Jellyfish-lake, Palau

Millions of harmless jellyfish (Mastigias papua) swarm in the famous "jellyfish lake", in the Rock Island, Palau.

Manta ray cleaning satiations - Yap
Manta ray cleaning satiations - Yap

In Yap, Micronesia, several 4m wide mantas gather on top of special coral boomies to seek the services of at least 5 species of cleaning wrasses.

Protected coral reef, Fiji
Protected coral reef, Fiji

In front of Votua Village, Fiji, a marine protected area has been closed for fishing and tourism for about 10 years and the coral cover is amazing.

Protected coral reef, Fiji
Protected coral reef, Fiji

In front of Votua Village, Fiji, a marine protected area has been closed for fishing and tourism for about 10 years and the coral cover is amazing.

Largest bat colony in the world
Largest bat colony in the world

Near San Antonio, Texas, 20 million Mexican free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis) roost in the Bracken cave during summer months. They all leave in the afternoon to feed at high altitudes.

Wall climbing goat
Wall climbing goat

Alpine ibex climb a 80m high dam wall in Cingino Lake, Italy.

Plankton feeding in Fiji
Plankton feeding in Fiji

At Wakaya passage, em Fiji, fish matter in amazing numbers to feed on plankton during strong currents.

Giant parrotfish schools
Giant parrotfish schools

In Sipadan Island, Malaysia, large schools of the bumphead parrotfish (Bolbometopon muricatum) are still around. In most reef where it occurs the species is getting rates due to overfishing and destruction of suitable habitat for juveniles.

Northern lights
Northern lights
Greenland ice sheet
Greenland ice sheet

1.710.000 square kilometers and up to 3.000 m high.

Malapascua thresher sharks
Malapascua thresher sharks

A rarely seem shark (Alopias pelagicus) that usually live in deep waters appear in the reef too seek the services of cleaner fish in Monad Shoal, Philippines.