Tag Archives: images

20 Years Of APOD

Astronomy Picture of the Day is 20 years old today! To celebrate, they’ve digitally re-pixelated and altered the famous painting by Vermeer, using many of the over 5000 APOD images they’ve collected over the years. It’s a brilliant piece, and … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Artistic Representations Of Physicists

What if famous physicists, mathematicians, and cosmologists had their own logos? What would these typographies look like? Probably something like this (Perimeter Institute). These 50+ images are awesome! I love the Nikola Tesla one above, as well as the Rosalind Franklin and … Continue reading

Posted in Ramblings, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Images From A Decade Of Mars Exploration

Humans have sent several robots to explore Mars, and during their time there, these robots have taken some extraordinary photographs. NASA have collected together a decade’s worth of images from Spirit and Opportunity for you to marvel at, and marvel … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

More Science Images Of 2013

Time for some more amazing science images from the past year! BuzzFeed has a collection of the 23 most breathtaking science photos of 2013, and they are utterly brilliant. Ranging from the nanoscale to the galactic scale, and everything in … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

io9 – The Most Amazing Science Images Of 2013

io9 have compiled a fantastic list of their most amazing science images of 2013. What’s even better though, is that many of them are animated gifs, which can often enhance the original images a fair deal. I’ve mentioned a few … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

A Million First Steps

The British Library has released over one million images onto Flickr. These digitised images, taken from the pages of 17th, 18th, and 19th century books, cover a wide range of subjects: “There are maps, geological diagrams, beautiful illustrations, comical satire, … Continue reading

Posted in News, Ramblings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

30 Powerful Images

Over at Bored Panda, they have a collection of “30 Of The Most Powerful Images Ever“. I’m sure everyone will each find a particular image or set of images very powerful for themselves. Personally, I find images 2, 3, 10, … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Ramblings | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Science In 2012

Another day closer to the end of 2012, another review of some of the awesome science and stuff that has gone on this year! Starting us off today is New Scientist with their picks of the year in life science. … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

366 Days: Nature’s 2012 In Review

2012 has been a big year for science. Of our many accomplishments, we’ve landed Curiosity on Mars, discovered the Higgs boson, and created the Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE). Over at Nature, they have compiled a fantastic list of all … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments