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Splattered Ink Animal Portraits By Chinese Artist Hua Tunan

Chinese-born paint-splatter and street artist Hua Tunan is back it again with a series of stunning new animal portraits. Using a unique combination …

13 Mesmerizing Photos That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Place In The Universe

There's no picture more humbling than one that shows us how small we are in the universe.<p>On this 25th anniversary, TASCHEN has compiled the most breathtaking deep-space images that the Hubble Space Telescope has ever produced, in a remarkable full-color book, <i>Expanding Universe: Photographs from the</i> …

9 Pictures That Will Make You See The Universe Differently

It's the Hubble Space Telescope's 25th anniversary on April 24. Time to learn more about how space pictures are made.

18 Amazing Images From NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope

If you see a spectacular image of a galaxy far, far away, chances are it comes from one telescope. Since 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has been hanging out 350 miles above Earth’s surface, capturing the wonders of the universe removed from Earth’s hazy atmosphere. Hubble brings us some of the …

Universe

European Parks—Mountains

See photos of the mountain landscapes and wildlife of Europe (including alpine scenery, national parks, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Saturn

Learn more about the sixth planet in our solar system and its rings.<p>Saturn was the most distant of the five planets known to the ancients. In 1610, Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei was the first to gaze at Saturn through a telescope. To his surprise, he saw a pair of objects on either side of the …

Archaeology

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5 Destinations for Amazing Winter Landscape Photography

When it comes to landscape and nature photography, autumn gets a lot of attention because of the bold fall colors, and so it should. In the winter, …

16 Most Beautiful Crater Lakes From Around The World

Crater lakes form as precipitation within the rim fills the created depression. The water level rises until an equilibrium is reached between the …

Astronaut Captures Photos of Earth's Great Wonders from Space

From her post on the ISS, astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is shooting photos of the world's most notable locales.<p>44 years ago to the day, Apollo 14 astronauts Alan Shepard, Stuart Roosa, and Edgar Mitchell looked down at Earth from the surface of the moon. Now, Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti is …

Star-Studded Images From the Hubble Space Telescope

Images of outer space from the Hubble Space Telescope, entering its 25th year in orbit<p>Twenty-five years ago, the Hubble Space Telescope was launched into orbit—an event NASA has called “the most significant advance in astronomy since Galileo’s telescope.” Since then, speeding around the Earth at …

Hubble Space Telescope

Another planet, another world - Photographs and text by Doruk Sikman | LensCulture

I always dreamed of living on an another earth-like world. Wondering how it might look, I began working on my project by researching astronomy and physics. Would a world be possible with blue soil, purple sun, and green nights? Why not? The idea of an infrared colored world had a major role on …

Planetary Habitability

Photographing Nature and Landscapes

Astronaut tweets hello to the Bay Area with stunning photo of the region

Bay Area residents got a pleasant surprise when Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti posted a picture of the region from the International Space Station on Tuesday morning.<p>Cristoforetti often posts pictures from the station of different sites across the world, including the Himalayas and the …

Space Science

Showing Scale in Iceland

(© Justin Reznick) Iceland is a country full of wonder. Of all the splendid locations in Iceland, my favorite without a doubt is the highlands of …

Landscape Photography

Space Shots: The Universe's Best Images

A gallery of photos, visualizations, and other pictures of outer space.<p><i>This post was last updated on Friday, May 12, 2017.</i><p>Here at <i>Popular Science</i>, we love space—and we know you do too. From seeing the nearly-true colors of Europa, a molten metal orb levitate in microgravity, or even a map of a …

Astronomy

Amazing Hubble images

The Hubble Space Telescope was launched 25 years ago, and to start the celebration, NASA has released a pair of images that actually did make this …

11 Mind-Blowing Physics Discoveries Made In 2014

From detecting elusive particles forged in the core of our sun to teleporting quantum data farther than ever before, these physicists' scientific research has helped us better understand the universe in which we live as well as pave the way for a future of quantum computers, nuclear fusion, and …

Physics

When Nature And Geometry Collide, These Photos Get Surreal

David Copithorne takes photos of classic subjects, mountains, beaches, street scenes, and then edits them to add floating geometric shapes which reflect the images around them, or twisting them into fractals-like forms. He uses Photoshop CS6 to create his work, and says he came upon his techniques …

The First People

Zakaria Bziker, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>“Why should we be so arrogant as to assume that we’re the first homo-sapiens to walk the earth?” – J.J. …

50 Killer Science Desktop Wallpapers

These are the wallpapers you've been looking for.<p>Looking to "smarten up" your desktop background? Here's 50 examples of science and technology-themed eye candy that'll satisfy both meanings of the verb.