PHOTO OF THE DAY: 09.30.19
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We're Not in Kansas Anymore
Sharks and Sea Salps
5:11 A.M in Maidan
Surrounded Brown Bear
Wings
A Peek of a Peak
Silence
Esteiro
An Anteater Comes Up for Air
Adélie Penguin on an Iceberg
Lazy Days
Humpbacks Bubble-Net Feeding
Wake Up
Spiral
Rock Formations at Playa De Itzurun in Basque Country, Spain
A Boy and His Camera
Boundary
Where the Rain Meets the Sand
Muskox out in the Cold
Barefoot basketball
Otters in the City
At the Skatepark
The Perfect Angle
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Humpbacks Bubble-Net Feeding

Bubble-net feeding is a unique feeding technique employed by humpback whales in which a group of whales swims in a shrinking circle blowing bubbles below a school of fish. This shrinking column of bubbles surrounds the school of fish, forcing them upward. Antarctica, January 2019

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Ekaterinburg, Russia
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Photo of the Day: 09.30.19 Editors' Pick
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© Vadim Balakin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2019
Total Views: 6067
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 29, 2019, 2:18 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Antarctica, Antarctica