Donna Ardis
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a photograph of a star forming -- courtesy of

"a photograph of a star forming, courtesy of Hubble… --This is the most amazing image from space I have ever seen :)" - I can't believe this is even a photograph! It looks like a painting!

Macro Photographs of Dew-Covered Insects by David Chambon

Over the past few months photographer David Chambon has been working on a phenomenal series of macro photos featuring insects covered in tiny water droplets.

bullets of orion

This image, obtained during the late commissioning phase of the GeMS adaptive optics system, with the Gemini South AO Imager (GSAOI) on the night of December reveals exquisite details in the outskirts of the Orion Nebula.

The Witches Familiar by Kerri Ann Crau  love this

When Halloween rolls around we automatically think of ugly old witches and their ferocious black cats. But I have found that witches and their familiars can be quite lovely. I have searched Zazzle for artistic renditions of witches and cats and have.

Tornado in Dallas, Texas ~ April 3, 2012

A huge tornado funnel cloud touches down in Orchard, Iowa, at p. on June The Globe Gazette and Mitchell County Press News reported that Lori Mehmen of Orchard took the photo from outside her front door.

A Primordial Quasar - The nearest quasars are now known to be supermassive black holes in the centers of galaxies. Gas and dust that falls toward a quasar glows brightly, sometimes outglowing the entire home galaxy. The quasars that formed in the first billion years of the universe are more mysterious, though, with even the nature of the surrounding gas still unknown.

A Primordial Quasar - The nearest quasars are now known to be supermassive black holes in the centers of galaxies. Gas and dust that falls toward a quasar glows brightly, sometimes outglowing the entire home galaxy.