Butterfly Turtle Tears

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Being able to capture a butterfly resting on another animal is an incredible feat already, but this perfectly timed photo, captured in Ecuador, shows a pair of Julia Butterflies drinking tears from the eyes of two turtles. Scientifically speaking, “tear-feeding” is referred to as “lachryphagy” in nature, and by the looks of things, the turtles are used to it. Click here to view the first image in this weeks funny school pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of NASA testing the rocket that will eventually take humans to Mars.