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Water droplet

Added: 15 Jul 2019

This amazing image – Crack Patterns I, by Thomas Séon – shows a water droplet falling onto a silico…

Chachani mountain

hbbhdmwhwm.d hbbhdmwhwm.d | Added: 8 Jan 2019

The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission snapped this image of the Chachani mountain in Peru. Standing at …

The Colours of Iron

hbbhdmwhwm.d hbbhdmwhwm.d | Added: 11 Dec 2018

‘The Colours of Iron' (Lochaber, Scotland) by Ursula Lawrence took the third place) in the Geologic…

Zinc oxide crystals

hbbhdmwhwm.d hbbhdmwhwm.d | Added: 10 Jul 2017

This image displays the intergrowth of Zinc oxide crystals.

Trappist travel poster

hbbhdmwhwm.d hbbhdmwhwm.d | Added: 1 Mar 2017

A travel poster by NASA imagining a trip to the new exoplanets announced in late February, Trappist…

Camping stove plume

hbbhdmwhwm.d hbbhdmwhwm.d | Added: 13 Feb 2017

An image of heat rising from a camping stove.

King's Gully

hbbhdmwhwm.d hbbhdmwhwm.d | Added: 2 Nov 2016

A rift canyon forming part of the King's Gully in Ireland.

Calbuco volcano in Chile

hbbhdmwhwm.d hbbhdmwhwm.d | Added: 5 Jun 2015

The volcano Calbuco – one of the most active volcanoes in Chile – erupted twice in a few hours on 2…