Image of the Week

Solar eclipse and cherry blossoms

Lunar eclipse and cherry blossoms

Searching for life on other worlds

NExSS: Searching for life on other worlds

Writing a message to space with Hyundai

Writing a message to space

Sacrophagidae

Sarcophagidae: flesh fly

Shipworm, Lyrodus pedicellatus

Shipworm

Eriocrania sparrmannella or Mottled Purple

Close-up of a moth wing

Confocal micrograph of mouse lungs

Confocal micrograph of mouse lungs

Ed Norton Photo

Lights across the sky

The incandescent shockwaves of an exploded star

The Veil Nebula – incandescent shockwaves of an exploded star

Octopus takes a pic of videographer with a GoPro

Octopus takes a pic of filmmaker with a GoPro

Curiosity takes Mars self-portrait

Curiosity takes Mars self-portrait

Tweeting a snapshot of Africa from outer space

Tweeting a snapshot of Africa from outer space