The animal kingdom from ants to zebras

Some of the best animal pictures and wildlife photography documenting animal behaviour and habitats from all over the world.

Jurassic Period

The Jurassic Period occurred over 145million years ago, a time of significant global change, during this period the world was dominated by dinosaurs. View the dinosaur in their glory to the fossils that still remain and are the only reminders of that prehistoric time.

Global Tiger Day – 29th July 2015

Tigers are on the brink of extinction. International World Tiger Day aims to bring attention to this fact and hopefully stop further decline. There are approx. 3,000 tigers in the wild, poaching and habitat destruction are some of the threats faced by tigers. The tiger is officially classed as endangered by the IUCN.

Healthy Oceans, Healthy Planet

World Oceans Day highlights the importance Oceans in our lives. The ocean is home to magnificent creatures and sea life that we are still learning about. It provides food and resources for people and helps to regulate our climate. To mark this special day we have put together some over most alluring under water images, from a giant sperm whale to the inquisitive sea lion pup. Relax and look under sea.

Science Photo Library's website uses cookies. By continuing, you agree to accept cookies in accordance with our Cookie policy. Dismiss this message.