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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

qpwmbpwjbb.d qpwmbpwjbb.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

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

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

Mosquito larva

qpwmbpwjbb.d qpwmbpwjbb.d | Added: 5 Apr 2018

This image of Mosquito larva gave Charles Krebs of Issaquah in Washington image of distinction in t…

Glacial footprint

qpwmbpwjbb.d qpwmbpwjbb.d | Added: 5 Jun 2017

This image shows a glacial landform, now submerged under the sea, categorised as a spiralling icebe…

Hunt for mosquitoes

qpwmbpwjbb.d qpwmbpwjbb.d | Added: 20 Mar 2017

An image of a tern looking for food, in this case mosquitoes.

Penguins can taste only sour and salty food

qpwmbpwjbb.d qpwmbpwjbb.d | Added: 16 Jun 2015

Findings published in Current Biology suggest penguins can taste only sour and salty food.