The preyer

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Theme: Camouflage Award: Highly Commended Photographer: Jonah Linquist I was inspired to take this photo because it’s a praying mantis, and doesn’t everybody want to see a praying mantis?  I took this photo because I have always wanted to see a wild praying mantis, and this was my chance to prove that I had actually […]

Chameleon Seahorse

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Theme: Camouflage Award: Highly Commended Photographer: Emily Phang I took this picture of a seahorse when I visited an aquarium in Singapore during a holiday with my parents and sister.  I did not notice the seahorse right away when I looked into the tank and took me a while to realise that the seahorse has […]

Lizard Hiding on a Rock

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Theme: Camouflage Award: Runner-up Photographer: Jemima Kingdon Jones I was recently on holiday at Bushmans Kloof, a game reserve in South Africa & was on a safari trip looking at wild animals and ancient rock art. I spotted the lizard near one of the rock paintings & took this great picture. The lizard has a skin colur and […]

Power Station

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Theme: The Result of Science Award: Highly Commended Photographer: Ellie Powell I took this photo on holiday in the Netherlands. I was on the train just outside of Amsterdam and passed by this thermal power station and wind farm. I think that this photo could represent one of the many results of science as it […]

Fireballs

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Theme: The Result of Science Award: Winner Photographer: Gilda Rastegar This photo demonstrates the physics of how cameras capture light. Like humans who can only see a portion of the electromagnetic spectrum, cameras can only capture visible light. The quantum theory states that light is emitted from small bundles of particles called photons. In this […]

Fireworks

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Theme: The Result of Science Award: N/A Photographer: Verity Kelly This picture shows fireworks. I took it during the 2012 New Years Day fireworks display of Cromer pier. I chose this picture from the pictures I took during the display as it shows multiple fireworks. Also I like the people in the foreground as it […]

Light Show

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Theme: The Result of Science Award: Highly Commended Photographer: Sarah Cannavino On CSI one day, there was a scene where there was a great chemical reaction, which inspired this picture. During the episode, the power was out from a bad storm and in the lab there were no windows and no lights either. They needed […]

Roadside Turtle

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Theme: The Result of Science Award: N/A Photographer: Annie Yang Everyday, turtles and other animals are targeted as a result of habitat fragmentation, and the spread of highways that make it harder for them to find their way home into their ponds, that may be across the treacherous highway. I happened to take this photo […]

Roaring Stag

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Theme: The Result of Science Award: N/A Photographer: Danielle Connor Animals have evolved for the survival of the fittest. During the rut, stags (male deer) fight for the hinds (female deer). This photo shows a rutting stag roaring or bellowing. He does this to warn off other stags. Rutting stags lose about 20% of their […]

Blue 293t

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Theme: The Result of Science Award: Runner-Up Photographer: Elizabeth Ham I took this photograph this Easter while interning in a stem cell research lab at The Children’s Hospital Boston. Over the course of the time I was there I grew my own 293t cells to use for artistic purposes. The 293t cells originated as human […]