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Our exclusive collection of plankton micro-photography is one of the best in the world
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From topside mammals to weird-and-wonderful inhabitants of the ocean floor, our contributors have photographed thousands of wildlife species, shooting everything from microscopic plankton to the planet's largest animal, the colossal blue whale.
To explore the vast variety of life supported by the world's oceans and freshwater environments, browse our curated image selections showcasing the main animal groups.
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Colourful Cuttlefish and playful Sea Otters... Check out our trending edited animal galleries.
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Our News Archive
25.03.20: Enjoy our edited gallery for Manatee Appreciation Day
20.03.20: Scientists solve the mystery of why Narwhals have tusks
20.03.20: Covid-19 update
18.02.2020: Read our feature on Peter Parks' Copepod micro-photography
01.02.2020: Take a look at this month's curated image gallery on Green Sea Turtles
01.02.2020: Check out the February edition of the Image Quest Marine newsletter