746-91805 - Marmolada seen from Pas de San Nicolo, left Gran Vernel, right Ombreta. Marmolada mountain range in the Dolomites of Trentino. Dolomites are part of the UNESCO world heritage. Europe, Central Europe, Italy
1348-5363 - Anatomy of the cow digestive apparatus. From left to right : mouth and esophagus, the reticulum (brown excrescence on the left), the rumen or composed paunch, from the top to the bottom by the dorsal sac, the cranial sac and the ventral sac. The grey excrescence beneath is the abomasum or velles.
1348-5365 - Anatomy of a sow. From left to right : the heart, the digestive system with liver, pancreas, spleen and stomach. The kidneys with the ureters that discharge into the bladder. Underneath the ureters and from left to right : ovaries, oviducts, uterus and vagina. Above, the terminal part of the digestive tube (colon) with the rectum.
1348-4612 - Middle East, True Colour Satellite Image. Middle East, true colour satellite image. North is at top. Vegetation is green, water is dark blue and bare ground, mostly desert, is yellow-brown. At centre is the Arabian Peninsula, mainly comprising Saudi Arabia, bordered on the left by the Red Sea and on the right by the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Sea (bottom right). Iran lies between the Caspian Sea (top right) and the Persian Gulf. To the right of Iran are Afghanistan and Pakistan, and to the left is Iraq. North-east Africa is at lower left. The Nile delta (green) of Egypt is clearly seen draining into the Mediterranean Sea (upper left). This image was compiled from data acquired by LANDSAT 5 & 7 satellites.
1348-3053 - Color satellite image of Volcanoes on Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. Klyuchevskaya, to the right, the tallest and most active volcano on the peninsula is emitting a small plume of gas, steam, and ash. Strecthing along the northwest rim of the Pacific Ring of Fire, Kamchatka is one of the most volcanically active regions in the world. Image collected on January 10, 2018.
1348-4616 - Globe Africa, True Colour Satellite Image. Earth. True colour satellite image of the Earth, centred on Africa. North is at top. Water is blue, vegetation is green, arid areas are brown, and snow and ice are white. Both land and ocean floor topography are shown. The terrain of Africa varies from rock and sand (grey and brown) in the Sahara in North Africa, to tropical rainforests (dark green) in Western and Central Africa, to savannah and plains (brown and green) in southern and eastern Africa. Surrounding Africa (clockwise from top) is Europe and the Mediterranean, the Arabian Peninsula, the Indian Ocean and the island of Madagascar, and the Atlantic Ocean. At the edge of the globe are India (upper right), Antarctica (bottom), South America (lower left) and Greenland (top). The image used data from LANDSAT 5 & 7 satellites. Print size 42x42cm.
1348-4617 - Globe Oceania, True Colour Satellite Image. Earth. True colour satellite image of the Earth, centred on the region of Oceania. North is at top. Water is blue, vegetation is green, arid areas are brown, and snow and ice are white. Both land and ocean floor topography are shown. Shallow coastal waters are light blue. Oceania consists of small islands scattered around the western Pacific Ocean. Archipelago (centre left). Australia (lower left), New Zealand (lower right), part of mainland Asia (top left), the Mala and Antarctica (bottom centre), are also seen. Deserts are seen in the Australian interior, and tropical forests along the Australian coast and in the islands of the Malay Archipelago. The image used data from LANDSAT 5 & 7 satellites. Print size 42x42cm.
1348-4431 - Saint Kits And Nevis, True Colour Satellite Image. Saint Kitts and Nevis, true colour satellite image. The main island (upper left) is Saint Kitts, with the capital city Basseterre located on its south coast. The smaller island of Nevis(bottom right) lies about 3 km southeast of Saint Kitts. This image was taken on 8 December 1999, by the LANDSAT 7 satellite.
1348-4583 - Hawooi And Kikori Deltas, Papua New Guinea, True Colour Satellite Image. True colour satellite image of the deltas of the rivers Hawooi (left) and Kikori (right). They are the major deltas of the West coast of the Papua Gulf. The dark green area shows a vast swamp plain. Complex patterns and colours can be seen in the water depending on the depth of the sea and suspended solids in the water. Image taken on 31 October 1988 using LANDSAT data.
1348-3052 - Color satellite image of Volcanoes on Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. Klyuchevskaya, to the right, the tallest and most active volcano on the peninsula is emitting a small plume of gas, steam, and ash. Strecthing along the northwest rim of the Pacific Ring of Fire, Kamchatka is one of the most volcanically active regions in the world. Image collected on January 10, 2018.
1348-4443 - Pisa And Livorno, Italy, True Colour Satellite Image. True colour satellite image of the cities of Pisa and Livorno, Tuscany, Italy. Pisa is located on the right bank of the mouth of the Arno River and Livorno is a port city on the Ligurian Sea. Image taken on 20 June 2000, using LANDSAT 7 data.
1348-4615 - Globe South Pole, True Colour Satellite Image. Earth. True colour satellite image of the Earth, centred on Antarctica. The South Pole is at centre. Antarctica is a frozen continent, permanently covered in snow and ice. Surrounding Antarctica are the waters of the Southern Ocean, mixing with the Atlantic Ocean (upper centre), the Pacific Ocean (lower left) and the Indian Ocean (centre right). Around the edge of the hemisphere is New Zealand (lower centre), Australia (lower right), and the southern parts of Africa (upper right, the island of Madagascar is also seen) and South America (upper left). The image used data from LANDSAT 5 & 7 satellites. Print size 42x42cm.
1348-4437 - Japan, True Colour Satellite Image. Japan, true colour satellite image. Japan is an archipelago of islands in the northern Pacific Ocean. Japan's capital city, Tokyo (grey, right centre), is situated on Japan's main island, Honshu. Japan's second largest island, Hokkaido, lies to the north of Honshu. This image was compiled from data acquired by LANDSAT 5 & 7 satellites.
1348-3078 - Color satellite image of the Bosphorus Strait, Turkey. The Bosphorus Strait forms part of the continental boundary between Europe (left) and Asia (right) and connects the Black Sea (north) with the Sea of Marmara (south). Istanbul lies at the lower end of the Bosphorus Strait. Image collected on September 20, 2017 by Sentinel-2 satellites.
1348-4591 - The Alps, Europe, True Colour Satellite Image. The Alps, seen from space. Mosaic of satellite images of the Alps, using LANDSAT data. It is the major mountain range of Europe. The countries seen here are Switzerland (centre left) and Austria (centre right) with the tiny Principality of Liechtenstein in between. The countries at the edges of the frame are (from left, clockwise): France, Germany, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, Hungary, the former Yugoslavia (now Slovenia and part of Croatia) and Italy. Inside Italy is the tiny republic of San Marino.
1348-4619 - Globe South America, True Colour Satellite Image. Earth. True colour satellite image of the Earth, centred on South America. North is at top. Water is blue, vegetation is green, arid areas are brown, and snow and ice are white. Both land and ocean floor topography are shown. The terrain of South America is marked by the Andes mountains along the western coast, tropical rainforests (dark green) in the Amazon river basin in the north, and swamps and plains (lighter green) in the south. Surrounding South America (clockwise from upper left) is North America and the Caribbean islands, the Atlantic Ocean (right) and the Pacific Ocean (left). Parts of Greenland, Europe, Africa and Antarctica are also seen on the edges of the globe. The image used data from LANDSAT 5 & 7 satellites. Print size 42x42cm.
1348-2522 - Rom, beginning of vaccinations for the staff of the Policlinico Umberto I at the Collection Center of the Urological Clinic. In the photo the doctor Katia Bruno, on the right, receiving the vaccine injection.
1116-51077 - A male cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) jumps down from the diagonal trunk of a tree. He has brown fur covered with black spots, and in the background can be seen a line of trees, Serengeti National Park; Mara Region, Tanzania
1116-51268 - A leopard (Panthera pardus) lies on the branch of a tree with its head up. It has black spots on its brown fur coat and is looking for prey. Shot with a Nikon D850 in the Masai Mara; Kenya
1116-51263 - An African bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) in the savannah walks through long, golden grass that contrasts with the dark blue storm clouds behind. It has grey, wrinkled skin and is feeding itself with its trunk. Shot with a Nikon D810 at Klein's Camp, Serengeti National Park; Tanzania
1116-51278 - An African bush elephant (Loxodonta africana) is throwing dust over itself with its trunk on a bare earth slope with trees in the background under a clear sky. It has mud stains on its trunk, and the dust is exploding in a cloud against its wrinkled grey skin. Shot with a Nikon D810 in Chobe National Park; Botswana
1311-374 - Grand Canyon view north of Point Imperial with Woolsey Butte on the left and Mount Hayden on the right, Grand Canyon National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Arizona, United States of America, North America
832-393246 - Village centre wine village Castell, castle Castell, early baroque, on the top right county church St. Johannes, behind it vineyard Schlossberg with stair tower old castle, near Wiesentheid, Steigerwald, Lower Franconia, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany, Europe
1350-1116 - Waiting for the right temperature. Takahiro Koizumi carries molten iron with spoon to pour it into the mold, to make a iron teapot or tetsubin, nanbu tekki, Workshop of Koizumi family,craftsmen since 1659, Morioka, Iwate Prefecture, Japan
1350-1118 - Waiting for the right temperature. Takahiro Koizumi carries molten iron with spoon to pour it into the mold, to make a iron teapot or tetsubin, nanbu tekki,Workshop of Koizumi family,craftsmen since 1659, Morioka, Iwate Prefecture, Japan
1350-142 - Mars (at left) and the Milky Way (at right) over a single tipi (with another under construction at back) at the Two Trees site at Grasslands National Park, Saskatchewan, August 6, 2018. I placed a low-level warm LED light inside the tipi for the illumination.
1350-599 - Perito Moreno Glacier and Lago Argentino in Los Glaciares National Park near El Calafate, Argentina. A UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Patagonia region of South America. At right is Cordon Reichert
1350-1127 - Takahiro Koizumi at left and his assistant Kohei ishimori at right are showing their finish work, iron teapots or tetsubin, nanbu tekki,Workshop of Koizumi family,craftsmen since 1659, Morioka, Iwate Prefecture, Japan
1350-56 - This is the rich region in the centre of the constellation of Auriga with the Flaming Star Nebula, IC 405 at right, and the roundish IC 410 at bottom with the cluster NGC 1893. At top left is the star cluster Messier 38, with small NGC 1907 below it. The small nebula at left is IC 417 around the loose cluster Stock 8. The large elongated nebula at top is Sharpless 2-230. The colourful asterism of stars between IC 405 and IC 410 is the Leaping Minnow or Little Fish, aka Mel 31.
1350-89 - The Horsehead Nebula, B33, below the Belt of Orion and the star Alnitak, along with the bright Flame Nebula, NGC 2024, to the left of Alnitak. Many other bright reflection nebulas populate the field, such as NGC 2023 just left of the Horsehead itself. The quintuple star system Sigma Orionis is right of the Horsehead. The dark Horsehead is set against the bright streak of the emission nebula IC 434.
1350-87 - A mosaic of the region in Cassiopeia and Cepheus containing the main nebulas: the Bubble Nebula (NGC 7635) at lower left, and the Cave Nebula (Sh 2-155) at upper right. At left is also the bright Messier open cluster M52. The small yellowish cluster at right is NGC 7419. The small cluster at lower centre is NGC 7510. The small nebula just left of centre is NGC 7538.
1350-126 - Splendours of the southern Milky Way from Vela (at top right) to Centaurus (at bottom left), including the Carina Nebula, Crux and Coal Sack, and Alpha and Beta Centauri. A part of the huge Gum Nebula is at far right. The False Cross is at right, with the large cluster NGC 2516, the Diamond Cluster, below it. The globular cluster Omega Centauri is at upper left.