Image of the Week

The surface and exosphere of the planet Mercury

The surface and exosphere of the planet Mercury

development of bees

The development of bees

Reichstag building

Berlin then and now – 70 years after the war

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