Updated ze foto blog

Updated ze foto blog

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"Pictured earlier this week near Beijing is this incredible storm cloud - dwarfing the tiny aircraft in front of it. It looks as though the end of the world might be on its way…"

"Pictured earlier this week near Beijing is this incredible storm cloud - dwarfing the tiny aircraft in front of it. It looks as though the end of the world might be on its way…"

World’s Tiniest Chameleons Found in Madagascar

"Scientists have recently discovered four new chameleon species, which rank among the world’s tiniest reptiles, called Brookesia micra - on a small islet just off the main island of Madagascar. At 29mm long, it fits comfortably on the head of a matchstick."

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Frozen Bubbles (by Emmanuel Coupe)

This image was taken in winter time in a arid area of the Canadian Rockies. Temperatures where below -30 degrees Celsius yet because there was no snow fall the surface of the lake was uncovered allowing me to see and capture the bubbles (gas release from lake bed) that were trapped in the frozen waters.

Frozen Bubbles (by Emmanuel Coupe)

This image was taken in winter time in a arid area of the Canadian Rockies. Temperatures where below -30 degrees Celsius yet because there was no snow fall the surface of the lake was uncovered allowing me to see and capture the bubbles (gas release from lake bed) that were trapped in the frozen waters.


Lightning strikes over the Puyehue volcano, over 500 miles south of Santiago, Chile, Monday June 6. Authorities have evacuated about 3,500 people in the nearby area. The volcano was calm on Monday, two days after raining down ash and forcing thousands to flee, although the cloud of soot it had belched out still darkened skies as far away as Argentina. (Claudio Santana/AFP/Getty Images)

Damn nature, y u so scary?

Lightning strikes over the Puyehue volcano, over 500 miles south of Santiago, Chile, Monday June 6. Authorities have evacuated about 3,500 people in the nearby area. The volcano was calm on Monday, two days after raining down ash and forcing thousands to flee, although the cloud of soot it had belched out still darkened skies as far away as Argentina. (Claudio Santana/AFP/Getty Images)

Damn nature, y u so scary?

Are you afraid of heights? (by niels.breve)
Preikestolen, Norway

Are you afraid of heights? (by niels.breve)

Preikestolen, Norway

The Fury of Zeus Unleashed

This photo was captured in Athens, at the parking lot of the Olympic  Stadium, during a raging summer thunderstorm. It took 30 minutes and 42  shots to capture the 51 lightnings in this composite shot, using a Canon  EOS 550D.

The Fury of Zeus Unleashed

This photo was captured in Athens, at the parking lot of the Olympic Stadium, during a raging summer thunderstorm. It took 30 minutes and 42 shots to capture the 51 lightnings in this composite shot, using a Canon EOS 550D.

The Most Super Amazing Science Photos of 2010

Remember that gigantic volcano with the impossible to pronounce name  that made a lot of people miserable in airports for a long time? Rather  than trying to spell Eyjafjallajokull, let’s just appreciate how  stunning it looked instead.

The Most Super Amazing Science Photos of 2010

Remember that gigantic volcano with the impossible to pronounce name that made a lot of people miserable in airports for a long time? Rather than trying to spell Eyjafjallajokull, let’s just appreciate how stunning it looked instead.

What a wave looks like from underneath

Check out this image from the Liquid Vision Project, which shows a wave  from a whole new angle, one that people aren’t used to seeing from. This  is just one of the blindingly gorgeous pictures in National  Geographic’s photo contest. #

What a wave looks like from underneath

Check out this image from the Liquid Vision Project, which shows a wave from a whole new angle, one that people aren’t used to seeing from. This is just one of the blindingly gorgeous pictures in National Geographic’s photo contest. #

Butterfly Egg

Perched on the tendril of a Passiflora plant, the egg of the  Julia heliconian butterfly may be safe from hungry ants. This species  lays its eggs almost exclusively on this plant’s twisted vines. #

Butterfly Egg

Perched on the tendril of a Passiflora plant, the egg of the Julia heliconian butterfly may be safe from hungry ants. This species lays its eggs almost exclusively on this plant’s twisted vines. #

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