[PHOTO] Some great pictures!
- Subject: [PHOTO] [iris-photos] Some great pictures!
- From: Patricia Wenham firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Fri, 11 Apr 2003 08:39:03 -0700
Subject: Some great pictures!
: Best Photos of
the past year....Awesome
photos below were voted by readers as the best images of the past year...
A rainbow trout fingerling peers out from the gullet of a northern pike
at the Alaska Department of Fish & Game aquarium in Anchorage.
A romp in Russia
A polar bear
cub plays near his mother at the Moscow Zoo.
Flying at nearly 35,000 feet, a jet passes over the disk of a winter half
moon above Boston on Jan. 3. The jet leaves contrails in its wake due to
the temperature difference between the hot engine exhaust and the cold air
Red Square reflection
Spassky Tower and passers-by are reflected in the wet cobblestones of Moscow's
Red Square on Feb. 13.
A galaxy's sharp edge
produced by the Hubble Space Telescope, released March 1, shows a perfect
"edge-on" perspective of the galaxy NGC 4013, with huge clouds of dust and
gas extending above the galaxy's main disk
Light of the world
image shows what Earth looks like at night. City lights highlight developed
areas of the planet.
Mother and child
Albanian refugee from Selce, Macedonia, and her child look through the window
of a bus as they arrive in Prizren in Kosovo on March 27, after fleeing
the fighting in Macedonia two days earlier.
A useful lesson
Shepherd named Pepper sits with two endangered Bengal tiger cubs and a cougar
cub, far right, at the home of veterinarian Rob Zammit outside Sydney, Australia
Great white whale
whale swims in a tank at the Vancouver Aquarium. 10.Puppy love
a year-old black Labrador-Dalmatian mix, peers through a heart-shaped hole
in a fence
roll over Blair, Neb., on May 9, bringing thunder and flashes of lightning.
The little duckling who could
wait their turn May 14 as a sibling struggles to make it up a curb in South
Bend, Ind. The mother, who had already cleared the obstacle, flirted with
traffic for 20 minutes before leading her offspring safely across the busy
youth uses a slingshot to fire stones at Israeli soldiers from behind a
barricade of burning tires May 23
Rainbow times two
storm brought a double rainbow over downtown Chillicothe, Ohio, on May 27.
Fury from above
ripples over the Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, Texas, on June 14. 16.
Grand old night
8, of Hortonville, Wis., gets a good seat on top of his mother's car July
4 for the fireworks show at Riverside Park in New London, 17.Un-bear-able
polar bear goes headfirst into the pool at the Albuquerque Rio Grande Zoo
in Albuquerque, N.M., on July 15. 18. Stellar light show
>From ground-based telescopes, the "ant nebula" resembles the head and
thorax of a garden ant.
THAT YOU SAW ALL THE PICS... BECAUSE NOT ONE OF THEM SHOULD BE MISSED!!!
JUST TOO SPECTACULAR!!