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Creating this photo of sun trails took eight years and a beer can
An amazing image shows the sun’s path as it travels across the sky.
Nine goofy, award-winning animal photos to turn your day around
Mentally we are here.
These spiky frog skulls look more like dinosaur fossils
And they tell an amazing story about amphibian evolution.
Stunning photos from the Smithsonian’s 17th annual photo competition revealed
Bathing monkeys, squabbling birds, and more.
Medical breakthroughs turned into gorgeous images
Lymph nodes and neurons make for good eye candy, too.
Photo captures the intricacies of millipede sex
Once a mystery, we now know exactly how millipedes get down.
These trippy images reveal the colorful inner lives of bones
Dive inside the universe of collagen, calcium, cartilage, and more.
These close-up photos of the sun could help us forecast space weather
The biggest solar telescope ever will help link together and streamline solar physics theories.
To remain hidden, these beetles sparkle like gems
Iridescent color isn’t always for standing out—for some creatures, it’s for blending in.
NASA’s top observatories teamed up to capture an imploding star in captivating 3D
The image provides new insight into the stellar object’s identity.