Animals Wildlife Photo: Curious Snail Ponders the Other Side By Melissa Breyer Editorial Director Hunter College F.I.T., State University of New York Cornell University Melissa Breyer is Treehugger’s editorial director. She is a sustainability expert and author whose work has been published by the New York Times and National Geographic, among others. our editorial process Melissa Breyer Updated August 13, 2020 Andreas Kay / Flickr Share Twitter Pinterest Email Animals Wildlife Pets Animal Rights Endangered Species Our photo of the day comes from the rainforest of Ecuador. Snails comes in all shapes and sizes, as evidenced by this super slick specimen photographed by Andreas Kay. We love the flat shell ... and the sweet curiosity implied as it appears to peers over the edge of a leaf. Would you like to see your nature photo featured as the TreeHugger photo of the day? Join TreeHugger’s Reader Photo Pool on Flickr and add your pictures to the group. Alternatively, send it to email@example.com with "photo of the day" in the subject line.