Category: PICTURE OF THE DAY

Oct 13, 2015

Picture of the Day: The Oldest Japanese Garden in the United States

Picture of the Day: The Oldest Japanese Garden in the United States

Created in 1894, the Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park is the oldest public Japanese Garden in the United States.

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Oct 9, 2015

Picture of the Day: This Ship Rocks

Picture of the Day: This Ship Rocks

The interesting rock formation was spotted off the coast of Corsica, a French island on the Mediterranean Sea.

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Oct 7, 2015

Picture of the Day: Blue-Streaked Lories

Picture of the Day: Blue-Streaked Lories

In this photo we see the striking plumage of the blue-streaked lory (Eos reticulata). The medium-sized parrot can be found in Indonesia.

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Oct 1, 2015

Picture of the Day: The Longsheng Rice Terraces of China

Picture of the Day: The Longsheng Rice Terraces of China

Seen here are the stunning Longsheng Rice Terraces located in Guanxi, China after a fresh watering.

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Sep 30, 2015

Picture of the Day: Morning Picchu

Picture of the Day: Morning Picchu

In this breathtaking capture by Simon Tong, we see the morning rays from the sun peeking through the clouds and shining upon Peru’s iconic Machu Picchu.

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Sep 28, 2015

Picture of the Day: Water on Mars

Picture of the Day: Water on Mars

An imaging spectrometer on NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has detected signatures of hydrated minerals on slopes of the Red Planet.

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Sep 26, 2015

Picture of the Day: Moonlight Over Italy

Picture of the Day: Moonlight Over Italy

NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly is spending a year in space and his daily stream of photos continue to inspire. This one is from day 180 and shows Italy at night, illuminated by the moon.

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