The beauty of pollination

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The beauty of pollination

Post by edfrank » Sun Feb 12, 2012 12:36 am

Louis Schwartzberg: The beauty of pollination

Uploaded by mdemirst on May 7, 2011

We are all dependent to each other. Taken from TEDTalks

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Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning cinematographer, director and producer who captures breathtaking images that celebrate life -- revealing connections, universal rhythms, patterns and beauty.

Pollination: it's vital to life on Earth, but largely unseen by the human eye. Filmmaker Louie Schwartzberg shows us the intricate world of pollen and pollinators with gorgeous high-speed images from his film "Wings of Life," inspired by the vanishing of one of nature's primary pollinators, the honeybee.
"I love science and it pains me to think that so many are terrified of the subject or feel that choosing science means you cannot also choose compassion, or the arts, or be awe by nature. Science is not meant to cure us of mystery, but to reinvent and revigorate it." by Robert M. Sapolsky

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Re: The beauty of pollination

Post by Rand » Sun Feb 12, 2012 1:51 pm

Whoa.. Never seen a hummingbird pirouette in place like that.

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