‘In Full Flight’
A hummingbird hovers by beating its wings 50 or more times a second. It has such a high metabolism that it needs to visit hundreds of flowers each day to consume enough nectar to keep going.
Photograph is by Luis Acosta (Getty Images)
Photo was taken yesterday as news on the death of Michael Jackson filtered around the world that he had died.
Martyrs Of The French Revolution (died 1792)
Photo was taken yesterday at St.Oliver's Church, Ballyvolane, Cork (Irl)