Stunning Photo of a Cardinal Butterfly.

A magnificent photograph of a cardinal butterfly near Lake Van in the Gevas district of Van in Turkey. Image Credit: Photograph by Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Source: The week in wildlife – in pictures | Environment | The Guardian

Bee Man’s 3rd attempt at Bee Wearing Record.

Beekeeper Abdulvahap Semo performs his third attempt to set a bee-wearing record for the Guinness World Records in Turkey’s eastern Van province in June, 2019. A chinese man has now set the record. Abdulvahap attracted 10 kilograms of bees during his attempt. Image Creit: Photograph by Ozkan Bilgin / Anadolu Agency / Getty Source: Photos […]

The Shepherd returns with his Flock.

Van, Turkey A shepherd returns with his flock after spending the summer at high altitude in their grazing area in Turkey. The journey can take up to forty-five days. Image Credit: Photograph by Ozkan Bilgin/Anadolu/Getty Images Source: A giant swing and an imminent eruption: Tuesday’s best photographs | News | The Guardian

Language of the Wall.

The country of Turkey was recently graced by a great exhibition featuring some key graffiti and street artist from around the world. Held at the Pera Museum, the show was entitled Language of the Wall: Graffiti / Street Art and gathered together artists from countries such as America, Germany, France, Japan, Turkey, to give folks […]

Peering into space from the Antalya observatory.

Antalya, Turkey The TÜBİTAK national observatory is located 2,500 metres (8,200ft) up Mount Bakirlitepe in Saklıkent. Image Credit: Photograph: TASS/Barcroft Images See more images via Best photos of the day: Prince’s Cloud guitar and molten art in China | News | The Guardian

‘Heroes of Gallipoli’ John Simpson and his donkey.

The will of a Gallipoli hero, Private John Simpson Kirkpatrick, was recently discovered by the State Records Office (SRO) in Western Australia. Simpson and his donkey became symbols of the Anzac spirit, famed for transporting wounded Australian and New Zealand soldiers from the frontline at Gallipoli to safety in 1915. Simpson was born in England […]

A Pristine View of Lake Van, Turkey.

A man wearing an orange trench coat views Lake Van under a snow-covered tree in the Ercis District of Van inTurkey, in February, 2019. Image Credit: Photograph by Necmettin Karaca / Anadolu Agency / Getty Source: Photos of the Week: Night Surfing, Burning Moorland, Trapped Rat – The Atlantic

Separate Lives.

Merve Ates, National Geographic Your Shot Traveling on a ferry between the European and Asian sides of Istanbul, Your Shot contributor Merve Ates noticed this composed moment, inspiring her to draw her own connections. “The boy on the right was sitting next to me. I was listening to the screaming of the seagulls and smelling […]

Meteor shower streaks across Murat Mountains.

Kutahya, Turkey A Geminid meteor shower streaks through the sky over over the Murat mountains in Turkey. Image Credit: Photograph by Alibey Aydin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images via The 20 photographs of the week | Art and design | The Guardian

Halo ringed Moon shines at Night.

A spectacular halo rings the moon at night in Turkey’s eastern Van province, December, 2018. Image Credit: Photograph by Ozkan Bilgin / Anadolu Agency / Getty Source: Photos of the Week: Halo Moon, ‘Crouching Boy,’ Festive Penguins – The Atlantic