Latest Focal Point

Images of distinction

Evoluted New Media | Added: 26 Jun 2015


This image of a bundle of mouse nerves that relay information from touch receptors on the skin to…

Images of distinction - Homunculus Nebula

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 Jun 2015


Eta Carinae's great eruption in the 1840s created the billowing Homunculus Nebula, imaged here by…

Images of distinction - brains of patients with bipolar disorder

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 Jun 2015

MRI high res.

Researchers at the University of Iowa discovered previously unrecognised differences in the brain…

Images of distinction - penguins can taste only sour and salty food

Evoluted New Media | Added: 16 Jun 2015

[caption id="attachment_48882" align="alignnone" width="1980"]Macaroni penguin, Eudyptes chrysolophus Macaroni penguin, Eudyptes chrysolop…

Images of distinction - solar flare

Evoluted New Media | Added: 12 Jun 2015

Solar flare 1 web

On 11th March, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory captured a significant burst of radiation known as…

Images of distinction - the mosaic of the Caloris basin, Mercury

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 Jun 2015

Caloris basin, Mercury This mosaic of the Caloris basin (main image) on the surface of the planet is an enhanced colour …

Images of distinction - Calbuco volcano in Chile

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 Jun 2015


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

Images of distinction - NASA's MESSENGER mission has come to an end

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 Jun 2015



NASA’s MESSENGER mission has come to an end. After running out of propellant, the force of solar g…