Short-tailed fruit bat (Carollia perspicillata)
Lateral (top) and ventral (bottom) views of stage 19 bat embryos as viewed by reflected light (left) or after alcian blue staining and clearing (right).
photo by Chris Cretekos and Richard Behringer
A woman looks on as Mount Sinabung spews ash, in Karo district, Indonesia’s north Sumatra province, on Nov. 18. Mount Sinabung continued to spew volcanic ash throwing a plume five miles into the atmosphere on Monday as thousands of residents remained in temporary shelters fearful of more eruptions.
Photo credit: Roni Bintang / Reuters