Monday, November 1, 2010

Palate Cleanser #128

Monarch Butterflies, Mexico

Photograph by Joel Sartore, National Geographic
This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Migration Photos
Millions of monarch butterflies travel to ancestral winter roosts in Mexico's shrinking mountain fir forests. Surfing winds from southern Canada and the northern U.S., they travel thousands of miles, taking directional cues from the sun.
See more photos from the November 2010 story "Great Migrations."

visual palate cleanser concept © Bright Nepenthe, 2010

1 comment:

  1. You find the most spectacular photos. I let out a deep breath I didn't know I was holding in, when I saw this one...

    Thank you. :)