Nothing feels as quietly inspiring as this boy and cat at this moment. The boy, playing what looks to be a recorder, has enraptured the cat with his music. What a beautiful shot. This photo was taken by Russian photographer Vladimir Zotov
The Snowy Owl, Bubo Scandiacus, is a large, white owl of the typical owl family. Snowy owls are native to Arctic regions in North America and Eurasia. Younger snowy owls start with a darker plumage, which turns lighter as they get older.