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El Nino and La Nina Conditions
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SS255985
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VC7417
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
El Nino and La Nina Conditions
Description:
Sea surface temperature data showing El Nino and La Nina conditions in the tropical eastern Pacific Ocean....
ISS View of African Thunderstorms
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SS244108
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VB7526
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
ISS View of African Thunderstorms
Description:
Timelapse footage from the International Space Station showing lightning flashes from thunderstorms over...
Transition from La Nina to Neutral
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SS224143
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VB3462
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Transition from La Nina to Neutral
Description:
2011 transition from La Nina to a neutral phase. The Pacific Basin undergoes a natural warming and cooling...
Aqua Satellite Imaging Swath
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SS219959
Legacy Identifier:
VB3115
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Aqua Satellite Imaging Swath
Description:
Animation showing the imaging swathes captured by the Aqua satellite over the course of one day with...
Global Snow Depth Forecast, Animation
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SS282711
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VE4450
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Global Snow Depth Forecast, Animation
Description:
Animation of predicted global snow depth over 10 days from 3rd May 2016. Areas colored blue have the...
Global Temperature Forecast, Animation
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SS282709
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VE4449
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Global Temperature Forecast, Animation
Description:
Global surface temperature forecast. Animation of predicted global surface temperature over 10 days from...
Global Precipitation Forecast, Animation
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SS282707
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VE4448
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Global Precipitation Forecast, Animation
Description:
Animation of predicted global precipitation over 10 days from 3rd May 2016. Light blue areas are low...
Global Total Precipitable Water
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SS282704
Legacy Identifier:
VE4447
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Global Total Precipitable Water
Description:
Global atmospheric water content forecast. Animation of predicted global atmospheric total precipitable...
Balancing act
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SS2396260
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BQ1551
Source name:
William Mullins
Title:
Balancing act
Description:
Egg balanced on nailhead on the equator near Quito, Ecuador.
Clouds over Koror, Palau
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SS241898
Legacy Identifier:
VB6420
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Clouds over Koror, Palau
Description:
Timelapse footage of dawn and developing clouds over Koror, in Palau. This region lies just north of...
Global temperatures, 2006
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SS220127
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VB0561
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SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Global temperatures, 2006
Description:
Global temperatures for 2006.
Global temperatures, 2005
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SS220122
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VB0559
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SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Global temperatures, 2005
Description:
Global temperatures for 2005.
The Equator in Quito, Ecuador
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SS2507355
Legacy Identifier:
BU7260
Source name:
BILL BACHMANN
Title:
The Equator in Quito, Ecuador
Description:
At 0-0-0 Equator in Quito Ecuador at Inu Nat Museum Middle of the World Monument.
Balancing act
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SS2396259
Legacy Identifier:
BQ1550
Source name:
William Mullins
Title:
Balancing act
Description:
Man balancing an egg on a nailhead. This nailhead is located on a monument on the equator whose tall,...
Equator monument
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SS2396258
Legacy Identifier:
BQ1549
Source name:
William Mullins
Title:
Equator monument
Description:
Monument on the Equator (vertical line at top is directly over the equator) near Quito, Ecuador in South...
Equator monument
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SS2396257
Legacy Identifier:
BQ1548
Source name:
William Mullins
Title:
Equator monument
Description:
Monument on the Equator (vertical line at top is directly over the equator) near Quito, Ecuador in South...
Equator monument
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SS2396256
Legacy Identifier:
BQ1547
Source name:
William Mullins
Title:
Equator monument
Description:
Monument on the Equator (vertical line at top is directly over the equator) near Quito, Ecuador in South...
Constellation Orion setting in Africa
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SS2112321
Legacy Identifier:
BA4314
Source name:
GREGORY DIMIJIAN, MD
Title:
Constellation Orion setting in Africa
Description:
Star trails of the Orion constellation setting at 3 degrees south latitude in Texas. Star trails are...
Ocean currents
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SS221635
Legacy Identifier:
VA9581
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Ocean currents
Description:
Global map of ocean currents. In this data visualization currents are color-coded by speed, with dark...
Equator, tropics and Hadley cells
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SS29698
Legacy Identifier:
VA5289
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Equator, tropics and Hadley cells
Description:
The equator, tropics and Hadley cells.
Earth's Axial Tilt
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SS29678
Legacy Identifier:
VA5278
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SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's Axial Tilt
Description:
Earth's axial tilt. The axis of the Earth's rotation is inclined by 23.5 degrees to the equator. This...
Earth's orbit and axial tilt
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SS28257
Legacy Identifier:
VA2869
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SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's orbit and axial tilt
Description:
Earth's orbit around the Sun, showing the tilt of its rotational axis from the axis perpendicular to...
Earth's orbit and axial tilt
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SS28252
Legacy Identifier:
VA2864
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's orbit and axial tilt
Description:
Earth's orbit around the Sun, showing the tilt of its rotational axis (red) from the axis perpendicular...
Earth's orbit and axial tilt
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SS28251
Legacy Identifier:
VA2861
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's orbit and axial tilt
Description:
Earth's orbit around the Sun, showing the tilt of its rotational axis (red) from the axis perpendicular...
Earth's orbit and axial tilt
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Unique identifier:
SS28246
Legacy Identifier:
VA2856
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's orbit and axial tilt
Description:
Earth's orbit around the Sun, showing the tilt of its rotational axis (red) from the axis perpendicular...
Earth orbit and axial tilt
Video
Unique identifier:
SS28224
Legacy Identifier:
VA2836
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth orbit and axial tilt
Description:
Earth's orbit around the Sun, showing the tilt of its rotational axis (red) from the axis perpendicular...
Students Perform Equator Experiment
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SS2588239
Legacy Identifier:
BZ3898
Source name:
RICHARD HUTCHINGS
Title:
Students Perform Equator Experiment
Description:
High school students use a pen light to simulate the effects of the sun on the equator of the earth....
World Map with Equator
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SS2514119
Legacy Identifier:
BV6625
Source name:
JESSICA WILSON
Title:
World Map with Equator
Description:
Outline of world map, showing the continents, oceans and equator (in red).
World Map with Equator
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Unique identifier:
SS2514114
Legacy Identifier:
BV6620
Source name:
JESSICA WILSON
Title:
World Map with Equator
Description:
Outline of world map, showing the continents, oceans and equator (in red).
Globe
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SS2443037
Legacy Identifier:
BT2036
Source name:
PHOTO RF
Title:
Globe
Description:
An old-fashioned globe showing the eastern hemisphere.
Globe
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Unique identifier:
SS2443036
Legacy Identifier:
BT2035
Source name:
PHOTO RF
Title:
Globe
Description:
An old-fashioned globe showing the western hemisphere.
Mercury
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SS2338945
Legacy Identifier:
BK3365
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Mercury
Description:
Just 21 minutes after MESSENGER's closest approach to Mercury, the Narrow Angle Camera, (NAC), took this...
Soufriere Town, St. Lucia
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SS2281734
Legacy Identifier:
7P0893
Source name:
PORTERFIELD-CHICKERING
Title:
Soufriere Town, St. Lucia
Description:
A view of Soufriere Town at the foot of the Pitons in St. Lucia, West Indies.
Cocoa Beans, St. Lucia
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SS2281733
Legacy Identifier:
7M8818
Source name:
CATHERINE URSILLO
Title:
Cocoa Beans, St. Lucia
Description:
A man walks among harvested cocoa beans in St. Lucia, West Indies.
Palm Beach, Aruba
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SS2281731
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7K2111
Source name:
DALE BOYER
Title:
Palm Beach, Aruba
Description:
Palm Beach is a resort area on the northwest coast of Aruba, in the Dutch Caribbean.
Sun's Equator
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SS2243846
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BH3233
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SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Sun's Equator
Description:
This STEREO image and video clip of the sun in extreme ultraviolet light (June 9-10, 2007) showcases...
Equator, 0°
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SS21037304
Source name:
QAI International
Title:
Equator, 0°
Description:
When we observe the sky, it seems that the stars are moving from east to west, but in reality it is Earth...
Equator, 0°
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Unique identifier:
SS21037301
Source name:
QAI International
Title:
Equator, 0°
Description:
When we observe the sky, it seems that the stars are moving from east to west, but in reality it is Earth...
Atmospheric water content
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SS219894
Legacy Identifier:
VA9393
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SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Atmospheric water content
Description:
Animation of the water content of the atmosphere over the eastern Pacific Ocean. The color-coding represents...
Pingueculitis
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Unique identifier:
SS21045891
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pingueculitis
Description:
Illustration showing pingueculitis. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pingueculitis
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Unique identifier:
SS21045890
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pingueculitis
Description:
Illustration showing pingueculitis. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pingueculitis
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Unique identifier:
SS21045889
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pingueculitis
Description:
Illustration showing pingueculitis. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pingueculitis
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045888
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pingueculitis
Description:
Illustration showing pingueculitis. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pingueculitis
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045867
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pingueculitis
Description:
Illustration showing pingueculitis. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pingueculitis
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Unique identifier:
SS21045866
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pingueculitis
Description:
Illustration showing pingueculitis. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pinguecula with calcification
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Unique identifier:
SS21045855
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pinguecula with calcification
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula with calcification. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male....
Pinguecula with calcification
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Unique identifier:
SS21045834
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pinguecula with calcification
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula with calcification. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male....
Pinguecula with calcification
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Unique identifier:
SS21045827
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pinguecula with calcification
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula with calcification. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male....
Pinguecula with calcification
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Unique identifier:
SS21045822
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pinguecula with calcification
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula with calcification. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male....
Pinguecula with calcification
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Unique identifier:
SS21045801
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pinguecula with calcification
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula with calcification. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male....
Pinguecula with calcification
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045800
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pinguecula with calcification
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula with calcification. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male....
Pineguecula
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045769
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pineguecula
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pineguecula
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045758
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pineguecula
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pineguecula
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045757
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pineguecula
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pineguecula
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045756
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pineguecula
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pineguecula
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045735
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pineguecula
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Pineguecula
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21045734
Source name:
Laura Brubaker
Title:
Pineguecula
Description:
Illustration showing pinguecula. This is a frontal view of a Caucasian adult male.
Digitally manipulated image of North and South America from space over the Equator
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Unique identifier:
SS2862406
Source name:
IKON IMAGES
Title:
Digitally manipulated image of North and South America from space over the Equator
Description:
Digitally manipulated image of North and South America from space over the Equator
Digitally manipulated image of Africa and the Atlantic Ocean from space over the Equator
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Unique identifier:
SS2862404
Source name:
IKON IMAGES
Title:
Digitally manipulated image of Africa and the Atlantic Ocean from space over the Equator
Description:
Digitally manipulated image of Africa and the Atlantic Ocean from space over the Equator
Digitally manipulated image of the Indian Ocean and Australia from space over the Equator
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Unique identifier:
SS2862402
Source name:
IKON IMAGES
Title:
Digitally manipulated image of the Indian Ocean and Australia from space over the Equator
Description:
Digitally manipulated image of the Indian Ocean and Australia from space over the Equator
Digitally manipulated image of South America and the Atlantic Ocean from space over the Equator
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Unique identifier:
SS2862400
Source name:
IKON IMAGES
Title:
Digitally manipulated image of South America and the Atlantic Ocean from space over the Equator
Description:
Digitally manipulated image of South America and the Atlantic Ocean from space over the Equator
Digitally manipulated image of Australia from space over the Equator
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Unique identifier:
SS2862398
Source name:
IKON IMAGES
Title:
Digitally manipulated image of Australia from space over the Equator
Description:
Digitally manipulated image of Australia from space over the Equator
Pluto, Annotated
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SS2699689
Legacy Identifier:
JC4809
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Pluto, Annotated
Description:
On July 11, 2015, NASA's New Horizons spacecraft captured a view of Pluto that reveals linear features...
Earth
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SS2625956
Legacy Identifier:
JA5197
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Earth
Description:
This full-disk image of Earth from NOAA's GOES-13 satellite was captured at 11:45 UTC (7:45 a.m. EDT)...
Earth Day 2014
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SS2607798
Legacy Identifier:
JA1732
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Earth Day 2014
Description:
NOAA's GOES-East satellite image of the Americas on Earth Day, April 22, 2014. In North America, clouds...
World Map with Tropic Zone
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2514121
Legacy Identifier:
BV6627
Source name:
JESSICA WILSON
Title:
World Map with Tropic Zone
Description:
Outline of world map, showing the tropic zone (in green), which is the region between the Tropic of Cancer...
World Map with Tropic Zone
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Unique identifier:
SS2514120
Legacy Identifier:
BV6626
Source name:
JESSICA WILSON
Title:
World Map with Tropic Zone
Description:
Outline of world map, showing the tropic zone (in red), which is the region between the Tropic of Cancer...
World Map with Equator and Hottest Places
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Unique identifier:
SS2514116
Legacy Identifier:
BV6622
Source name:
JESSICA WILSON
Title:
World Map with Equator and Hottest Places
Description:
Outline of world map, showing the hottest places (in red) relative to the equator (in black).
Tourist at Inu Nat Museum
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Unique identifier:
SS2507370
Legacy Identifier:
BU7275
Source name:
BILL BACHMANN
Title:
Tourist at Inu Nat Museum
Description:
Tourist at Inu Nat Museum Middle of the World Monument in Quito Ecuador with Equator sign at 0-0-0.
Celestial Sphere
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Unique identifier:
SS2456843
Legacy Identifier:
BS1924
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Celestial Sphere
Description:
An illustration of the celestial sphere, the fundamental model of the heavens in Greek thought, geometrically...
Celestial Sphere
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Unique identifier:
SS2452330
Legacy Identifier:
BS1213
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Celestial Sphere
Description:
An illustration of the celestial sphere, the fundamental model of the heavens in Greek thought, geometrically...
Crossing The Equator
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Unique identifier:
SS2450232
Legacy Identifier:
BT3128
Source name:
KUL BHATIA
Title:
Crossing The Equator
Description:
Cyclist crossing the equator, Uganda. The bucket is used to show change in the direction of water flow...
Cerberus Fossae, Mars
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SS2334965
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BK0403
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Cerberus Fossae, Mars
Description:
This observation shows lightly cratered plains in Elysium Planitia, a low-lying area located in the equatorial...
Hurricanes Irma, Katia and Jose
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SS2858125
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Hurricanes Irma, Katia and Jose
Description:
A line of three hurricanes, two of them major and all of them threatening land, brewed in the Atlantic...
Planet Earth and moon surrounded with stars
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SS2743214
Legacy Identifier:
QA1244
Source name:
Stocktrek Images
Title:
Planet Earth and moon surrounded with stars
Description:
Planet Earth and moon in the universe surrounded with plenty of stars.
Dust from Africa headed to Americas
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Unique identifier:
SS2626955
Legacy Identifier:
JA8243
Source name:
SCIENCE SOURCE
Title:
Dust from Africa headed to Americas
Description:
This composite image, made with data from the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on Suomi...
Produce Vendor, Grenada Island
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Unique identifier:
SS2281738
Legacy Identifier:
7W1548
Source name:
ADAM SYLVESTER
Title:
Produce Vendor, Grenada Island
Description:
A produce vendor sells bananas and mangoes on Grenada Island in the Caribbean.
Geometry equations, artwork
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2751874
Legacy Identifier:
SU4400
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Geometry equations, artwork
Description:
Geometry equations. Computer artwork showing equations for determining the area and volume of a sphere...
Geometry equations, artwork
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Unique identifier:
SS2751873
Legacy Identifier:
SU4399
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Geometry equations, artwork
Description:
Geometry equations. Computer artwork showing equations for determining the area and volume of a sphere...
Amerigo Vespucci
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Unique identifier:
SS2582208
Legacy Identifier:
SR5093
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Amerigo Vespucci
Description:
A Florentine, Amerigo Vespucci (1454-1512) worked in the Seville branch of the Medici bank. Following...
Caraburo pyramid
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Unique identifier:
SS2255168
Legacy Identifier:
SJ5361
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Caraburo pyramid
Description:
Caraburo pyramid. This building stands on the site of Quito airport. It was built for surveying purposes...
Amerigo Vespucci
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Unique identifier:
SS2582207
Legacy Identifier:
SR5092
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Amerigo Vespucci
Description:
A Florentine, Amerigo Vespucci (1454-1512) worked in the Seville branch of the Medici bank. Following...
Galapagos penguin, illustration
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Unique identifier:
SS21651708
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Galapagos penguin, illustration
Description:
Galapagos penguin (Spheniscus mendiculus), illustration. This is the second smallest of the penguins,...
Celestial globe
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Unique identifier:
SS21324044
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Celestial globe
Description:
Celestial globe. This 3-dimensional map of the stars was designed based on the notion that the stars...
Polar winds, artwork
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2778693
Legacy Identifier:
SW3357
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Polar winds, artwork
Description:
Polar winds, computer artwork.
Coriolis effect, artwork
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2756407
Legacy Identifier:
SU6041
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Coriolis effect, artwork
Description:
Coriolis effect. Computer artwork of a globe, showing how the Coriolis effect affects the motion (red...
Coriolis effect, artwork
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2756406
Legacy Identifier:
SU6040
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Coriolis effect, artwork
Description:
Coriolis effect. Computer artwork of a globe, showing how the Coriolis effect affects the motion (red...
Geometry equations, artwork
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2751875
Legacy Identifier:
SU4401
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Geometry equations, artwork
Description:
Geometry equations. Computer artwork showing equations for determining the area and volume of a sphere...
Coriolis effect, artwork
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2750596
Legacy Identifier:
SU3123
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Coriolis effect, artwork
Description:
Coriolis effect. Computer artwork of an Earth globe, showing how the rotation of the Earth (white arrow)...
Space elevator, conceptual image
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Unique identifier:
SS2640292
Legacy Identifier:
SS3968
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Space elevator, conceptual image
Description:
Space elevator, conceptual image. Computer artwork of a view towards an elevator that reaches from the...
Atlantic winds, 18th Century map
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Unique identifier:
SS2534487
Legacy Identifier:
SQ1651
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Atlantic winds, 18th Century map
Description:
Atlantic winds. 18th Century map showing the winds over the Atlantic Ocean, from "Reflexions Sur La Cause...
Astronomical diagram, 17th century
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Unique identifier:
SS2534483
Legacy Identifier:
SQ1647
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Astronomical diagram, 17th century
Description:
Astronomical diagram from the 17th century showing the Earth's tropics, poles, equators, and horizons....
Silver-on-Glass Reflector Telescope
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Unique identifier:
SS2532089
Legacy Identifier:
SP9252
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Silver-on-Glass Reflector Telescope
Description:
Great Silver-on-Glass Reflector Telescope. Equatorially mounted reflecting telescope built by Leon Foucault,...
Great Equatorial Telescope, 1860
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Unique identifier:
SS2532088
Legacy Identifier:
SP9251
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Great Equatorial Telescope, 1860
Description:
Engraving of the Great Equatorial Telescope of the Paris Observatory. This view shows an equatorially...
Celestial globe, 17th century
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Unique identifier:
SS2458922
Legacy Identifier:
SN5830
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Celestial globe, 17th century
Description:
Celestial globe. This 17th century celestial globe was designed by the Dutch publisher and cartographer...
Cotopaxi stratovolcano
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Unique identifier:
SS2372883
Legacy Identifier:
SL7368
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Cotopaxi stratovolcano
Description:
Cotopaxi. Cotopaxi is a stratovolcano in the Andes Mountains, about 75 kilometers south of Quito, Ecuador....
Kircher's sunspot observations, 1646
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Unique identifier:
SS2345442
Legacy Identifier:
SL1380
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Kircher's sunspot observations, 1646
Description:
Sunspot observations, made by the German Jesuit scholar Athanasius Kircher (circa 1601-1680), and published...
Extrasolar planet
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Unique identifier:
SS2249952
Legacy Identifier:
SG8105
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Extrasolar planet
Description:
Extrasolar planet. Computer artwork of a tree on the surface of a hot and arid planet in an extrasolar...
Durer's Armillary Sphere
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Unique identifier:
SS2194064
Legacy Identifier:
SF9717
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Durer's Armillary Sphere
Description:
Durer's Armillary Sphere. Albrecht Durer (1471-1528) was a German artist. His skillful use of perspective...
Earth in space
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Unique identifier:
SS2127267
Legacy Identifier:
SB4498
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth in space
Description:
Earth in space. Computer illustration of the Earth against a starfield. The starfield contains the constellations...
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
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Unique identifier:
SS21400070
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Description:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics. Illustration of the Earth with its axis of rotation, its axial tilt,...
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21400069
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Description:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics. Illustration of the Earth with its axis of rotation, its axial tilt,...
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21400068
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Description:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics. Illustration of the Earth with its axis of rotation, its axial tilt,...
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21400056
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Description:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics. Illustration of the Earth with its axis of rotation, its axial tilt,...
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21400054
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Description:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics. Illustration of the Earth with its axis of rotation, its axial tilt,...
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21400053
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Description:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics. Illustration of the Earth with its axis of rotation, its axial tilt,...
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21400049
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Description:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics. Illustration of the Earth with its axis of rotation, its axial tilt,...
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21400050
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics, illustration
Description:
Earth's axial tilt and tropics. Illustration of the Earth with its axis of rotation, its axial tilt,...
Coronelli's celestial globe
Image
Unique identifier:
SS21328343
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Coronelli's celestial globe
Description:
Modern reconstruction of Coronelli's celestial globe made for Louis XIV. Vincenzo Coronelli, 1650 - 1718,...
Coronelli's celestial globe
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Unique identifier:
SS21328329
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Coronelli's celestial globe
Description:
Modern reconstruction of Coronelli's celestial globe made for Louis XIV. Vincenzo Coronelli, 1650 - 1718,...
Astronomy diagrams, 1823
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Unique identifier:
SS2757513
Legacy Identifier:
SU7133
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Astronomy diagrams, 1823
Description:
Astronomy diagrams, 19th century. At centre is an armillary sphere, a device with moveable interlocking...
Drawing of an armillary sphere
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Unique identifier:
SS2545803
Legacy Identifier:
SP4455
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Drawing of an armillary sphere
Description:
Armillary sphere. 18th century engraving of an armillary sphere, here termed an "artificial sphere"....
Celestial globe, 1552 artwork
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2471815
Legacy Identifier:
SN8983
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Celestial globe, 1552 artwork
Description:
Celestial globe, 16th century artwork. The Earth is at center, with land and water marked, orientated...
Tycho Brahe's celestial sphere, 1584
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2471490
Legacy Identifier:
SN8658
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Tycho Brahe's celestial sphere, 1584
Description:
Tycho Brahe's celestial sphere. Artwork from 1584 of the celestial sphere designed and built by the Danish...
Armillary sphere
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2458921
Legacy Identifier:
SN5829
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Armillary sphere
Description:
Armillary sphere. This astronomical device shows the circles of the celestial sphere surrounding the...
Earth globe, artwork
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2409331
Legacy Identifier:
SM0435
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Earth globe, artwork
Description:
Earth globe, computer artwork. This globe, mounted on a stand for ease of use, shows clouds and weather...
French survey expedition book, 1751
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2371147
Legacy Identifier:
SL5656
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
French survey expedition book, 1751
Description:
French survey expedition book. Title page of the 1751 book Mesure des Trois Premiers Degrees du Meridien...
Surveying the height of a mountain, 1751
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2371146
Legacy Identifier:
SL5655
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Surveying the height of a mountain, 1751
Description:
Surveying the height of a mountain. Surveyors using triangulating equipment to measure the height of...
Sunspot observations, 1770
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2345446
Legacy Identifier:
SL1384
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Sunspot observations, 1770
Description:
Sunspot observations made in 1770. Here, the four main drawings show sunspots (dark areas) on the solar...
Global wind patterns
Image
Unique identifier:
SS2317221
Legacy Identifier:
SK4403
Source name:
SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Title:
Global wind patterns
Description:
Global wind patterns. Historical illustration of global air circulation, 1855. This model was designed...
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