Why Is Blue So Rare In Nature?

Among living things, the color blue is oddly rare. Blue rocks, blue sky, blue water, sure. But blue animals? They are few and far between. And the ones that do make blue? They make it in some very strange and special ways compared to other colors. In this video, we’ll look at some very cool butterflies to help us learn how living things make blue, and why this beautiful hue is so rare in nature.

Baby Animal Rescue // 60 Second Docs

For the last 15 years, Joseph Keter has been rescuing, caring for and returning injured and abandoned animals — mainly orphans whose mothers have died — to the wild. From lions to cheetahs and buffalo to gazelle, Joseph has cared for some of Africa’s most iconic animals. His days may be long and difficult, but when it’s life or death for baby animals on Kenya’s Lake Naivasha, it’s all worth it.