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Frozen Bubbles, photos by Angela Kelly. See more pics and read about how they were made: http://www.komonews.com/weather/blogs/scott/Frozen-in-time--235472391.html

Photos: Bubbles crystallize into spherical beauty during freezing temps

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Snowflakes Under an Electron Microscope

Snowflake under an electron microscope: The most complex snow-crystal classification system was devised in 1966 by Japanese meteorologists C. Magono and C.W. Lee.

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Snow on Mars, which they now think actually falls (as opposed to layers of frost buildup)...sort of a "dry ice blizzard." Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCAL/MPS/DLR/IDA

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A Berry So Shiny, It's Irresistible (And Inedible)

This berry is the shiniest known thing in the world! It's skin has no pigment — no colored cells. Rather, all the cells are coiled in a peculiar twist. The cells form sheets, like the skin of an onion. Light filters down through those layers in a way that creates something called "structural color." "So what they do, basically, is they bounce back the blue light, and they let the rest of the light through," Steiner explains.

A Berry So Shiny, It's Irresistible (And Inedible)

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35 years later, Voyager 1 is heading for the stars

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RBSP Night Launch by NASA, Florida.

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NASA's Super Guppy aircraft approaches Seattle as it delivers the final large section of the Space Shuttle Full Fuselage Trainer on Thursday, August 9, 2012 to the Museum of Flight at Boeing Field in Seattle. On Thursday the Museum of Flight started offering limited tours inside the crew cabin of the Shuttle trainer. Officials are planning to have the Shuttle fully assembled by fall. Photo: JOSHUA TRUJILLO / SEATTLEPI.COM

Last big space shuttle trainer section arrives in Seattle

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Mysterious Fairy Circles Are ‘Alive’

Fairy Circles of Africa

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Caffeine Crystal. This false-coloured scanning electron micrograph shows caffeine crystals. Caffeine is found occurring naturally in plants, where its bitterness serves as a defense mechanism. Credit: ANNIE CAVANAGH AND DAVID MCCARTHY; WELLCOME TRUST

Beauty and Brains: Award-Winning Medical Images

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Corning unveils slim, flexible Willow Glass (video)

Corning bendable "Willow" glass.

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The SpaceX Falcon 9 launch, streaking over model of NASA's space shuttle at the Kennedy Space Center.

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View of a Stroke, using diffusion MRI. You can see the damaged axons at the bottom of the image. Credit: Henning U. Voss and Nicholas D. Schiff, 2008.

Inside the Brain: A Photo Journey Through Time

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