Scanning Electron Microscope Image

This scanning electron microscope image, The Glass Forest by Mario De Stefano, won first place in photography in the International Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge. It shows a community of tiny diatoms – algae characterised by a peculiar glass-like cell wall.

Erect

Erect

Originally uploaded by SimonAntony.co.uk

I love the serenity of this, it’s so obscure this tower sat in the middle of nowhere – in fact when the tide comes in, it laps at the edge of the green grass, even more surreal

Determination

Determination

Originally uploaded by Infinerty

I was on a short weekend break at the end of August in Licolnshire, England visiting relatives when I noticed a road race going right past where we were visiting………….