Turdus migratorius. In the courtyard at Tunxis Community College in Farmington, CT.
It sounds like the name of a male dancer, but it’s really the negative charge clamp for my car’s battery. Tricks of the ambient light make the greenish areas look like they’re radioactive and glowing, and the forward bolt look three-dimensional.
Photographed for the Macro Mondays “Rust” and FlickrFriday “Power” challenges on Flickr.
Yes, that mantis is wearing 3D glasses.