Why do people have different eye colors?
New studies have found that two genes play a major role in creating the patterns and colors of butterfly wings with the help of a gene-editing tool. It's another step in understanding where we come from, say scientists.
The peacock mantis shrimp has the most amazing eyes in the animal kingdom and likes to smash things with its tiny yet mighty mitts. But this aggressive creature is also helping scientists to improve cancer detection.
Photographer and geologist Bernhard Edmaier photographs planet earth from a birds-eye perspective and reveals it to be full of otherworldly colors. His work has taken him to all corners of the earth.
A photographer who runs the @basicgermanwords Instagram account, Martin Widenka knows how many words a picture is worth. His refined images promote German language learning with an artistic eye, as he tells DW.
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