Image of the Week

Hand carved 3 000-piece Millennium Falcon

Hand carved 3 000-piece Millennium Falcon

The first flower to grow in space is a Zinnia

The first flower grown in space

The Flying Scotsman takes to the rails after 10 year restoration

The Flying Scotsman takes to the rails after 10 year restoration

Juvenile Hawaiian Bobtail Squid

Juvenile Hawaiian Bobtail Squid

Phytoplankton captured from space look like a painting

Phytoplankton captured from space look like a painting

Snails in autumn: Alberto Ghizzi Panizza

Nature and science in autumn by Alberto Ghizzi Panizza

Hubble captures two galaxies merging

Hubble captures two galaxies merging

Tadpoles overhead

Tadpoles overhead: celebrating science photography

reindeer capture images for research

Life from a reindeer’s perspective

A visualisation of 500 exoplanets

A visualisation of 500 exoplanets

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Eye of a honey bee

Largest image of space

The largest image of space