By Attila Nagy on at

We’re suckers for pretty aircraft and beautifully lit photography—like this shot of a Utah Air National Guard KC-135R Stratotanker as it casts its reflection on a recently watered flight line at sunset. Read More >>

By Chris Mills on at

Every summer, the population of algae in the North Atlantic reaches a peak, with the blue-green colour of the phytoplankton causing the ocean to visibly change. So much change, in fact, that NASA's aptly-named Aqua satellite could capture this image. Read More >>

By Attila Nagy on at

Dutch photographer Maurice Mikkers has taken micrographs (photos taken through a microscope) of a host of narcotics and medicines, from the birth control pill to LSD. The results are incredible. This colourful image shows potassium bitartrate, also know as cream of tartar. See more >>