Glitter-glam golden dragonfly


I went out to get the mail during the heatwave last week, and saw sparkles in the air. Then I realized it was a dragonfly. I was sure some six-year-old girl must have dusted it with golden glitter. Further inspection revealed that this was an all natural glitter-glam golden dragonfly.

Honestly, it was more sparkly than this — I just couldn’t capture how much this dragonfly winked with gold.

Gotta love how nature surprises and delights! I don’t know anything about dragonflies, but now, I want to learn!

About coloradogeography

Amy Law is a science geek. She feels about science the way some people feel about music, or art, or sports – a total and complete emotional connection. She thinks in science. For Amy, there’s nothing better than helping people see the beauty of science as she does. She loves to untangle a complicated subject into its parts, explaining it so that anybody can understand what’s happening. Let her show you her world...
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2 Responses to Glitter-glam golden dragonfly

  1. Tracy Abell says:

    What a gift for you! Beautiful, Amy.

  2. Wow, it’s as if Mother Nature used one of those Be-dazzeler tools! Exquisite.

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