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The mesmerising murmurations of Europe’s starlings

Incredible. I highly recommend clicking through to watch the videos!

A murmuration of starlings

How the birds move together in such close proximity, as though one organism, is another mystery. One study found that each starling was responding instantly to the six or seven birds closest to it to maintain group cohesion.

Source: ‘A fragment of eternity’: the mesmerising murmurations of Europe’s starlings | The Guardian

Virtual Photographer Of The Year awards

I love Red Dead Redemption 2, and it’s great that the stunning vistas and scenery in the game is recognised.

During London Games Festival, a ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ screenshot won a competition promoting the art of virtual photography.

Source: ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ screenshot wins Virtual Photographer Of The Year

Historic aerial photos of England

It’s annoying they can’t be downloaded, but fun to see historic aerial photos of my home town!

You can explore over 400,000 digitised photos taken from our aerial photo collections of over 6 million photographs preserved in the Historic England Archive.

Source: Aerial Photo Explorer – Over 400,000 aerial photos in Historic England’s digitised collections | Historic England