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10 Photo highlights of the day

Each day the picture editor of the Guardian brings you a selection of top photographs<p>• For more from the Guardian picture desk today see our live blog

Pictures: Top 10 Newly Discovered Species of 2012

Glowing cockroaches and a destructive fungus make the grade in Arizona State's list of top 10 new species of 2012.

Perfect pitch: Experts pick their favourite campsites

18 Beautiful Pictures of the Amalfi Coast

The Amalfi Coast is a lovely stretch of coastline in Southern Italy. The area is so unique that UNESCO has listed it as a World Heritage Site for its …


The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

20 Remarkable Reflection Pictures

Reflections are all around us – in a window, bodies of water, a mirror, or many other surfaces. Photographing a reflection creates a unique image of …

Street Photography

Tornado Chasers Getting “Too Close” In Their Hunt for Dramatic Imagery

There has been a series of devastating tornados in the American Midwest recently, and one of the emerging trends — especially in this social media …

Blast From the Past: High Quality Color Footage of New York City in the 1930s

Color film first burst onto the scene in 1935 when Kodak introduced the world to Kodachrome, and the first of this film that was available to the …

Images from the outer limits

A homeless woman who regularly photographed herself in various guises in a bus station photo booth. A recluse who secretly hand-carved disturbingly …

The diaries of a 13-year-old who died of a brain aneurysm have been published and turned into a book, detailing her thoughts about love, friendship and helping the poor. The teenager’s parents decided to publish the private diaries, which she started writing from the age of four, when they found them in her bedside cabinet after her death. Full story: http://soa.li/W1HfCsY Photo: SWNS

Global warning: the rise of 'cli-fi' Unlike most science fiction, novels about climate change focus on an immediate and intense threat rather than discovery http://bit.ly/18DvjnC Photograph: Mario Tama/Getty Images

New Oklahoma tornadoes 'kill nine'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/983000/983039_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524698690_7580ed8e6ca06fb570cf796db65caf15<p><b>A new series of tornadoes has swept through the US state of Oklahoma, killing at least nine people, including two children, officials say.</b><p>The tornadoes …


APOD: The Milky Trail (2013 Jun 01) Image Credit & Copyright: Wally Pacholka (AstroPics.com, TWAN) http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap130601.html Explanation: Have you ever hiked the Queen's Garden trail in Bryce Canyon, Utah, USA, planet Earth? Walking along that path in this dark night skyscape, you can almost imagine your journey continues along the pale, luminous Milky Way. Of course, the name for our galaxy, the Milky Way (in Latin, Via Lactea), does refer to its appearance as a milky band or path in the sky. In fact, the word galaxy itself derives from the Greek for milk. Visible on moonless nights from dark sky areas, though not so bright or quite so colorful as in this image, the glowing celestial band is due to the collective light of myriad stars along the plane of our galaxy, too faint to be distinguished individually. The diffuse starlight is cut by dark swaths of obscuring galactic dust clouds. Four hundred years ago, Galileo turned his telescope on the Milky Way and announced it to be "... a congeries of innumerable stars ..." http://twanight.org/pacholka http://astropics.com/ Starship Asterisk* • APOD Discussion Page http://asterisk.apod.com/discuss_apod.php?date=130601 Starship Asterisk* • On This Day in APOD http://asterisk.apod.com/view_retro.php?date=0601