ISS042E135486 (01/10/2015) --- Just another sunny day in the Caribbean sea as viewed by astronauts aboard the International Space Station. This image was tweeted out by NASA astronaut Terry Virts as he captured... More
Diagram of the dimensions of the earth, with circumference and diameter inscribed, in Matfré Ermengau of Béziers's Breviari d'Amour. Image taken from f. 64 of Breviari d'Amor (Catalan prose version). Written in... More
Diagram of the earth standing out of the water like a mound, illustrating the properties of the elements of earth and water, in Matfré Ermengau of Béziers's Breviari d'Amour. Image taken from f. 63 of Breviari ... More
Miniatures of John's vision of the destruction of the first heaven and the first earth, and the creation of the new Jerusalem. Image taken from f. 37v of Apocalypse with prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée (ff. 1-... More
Bas-de-page miniature of Amphiaraus on his horse-drawn chariot falling into the abyss while fighting against the Thebans. Image taken from f. 22 of Histoire ancienne jusqu'à César. Written in French.
Illuminated miniature of the earth and astronomical system. Image taken from f. 113 of Le Régime du corps (ff. 1-75v); Image du monde (ff. 77-133v). Written in French (Walloon dialect).
Miniature of the earth, with God and angels at the top, and falling angels becoming devils. Image taken from f. 1v of Book of Hours, Use of Sarum (The 'Neville of Hornby Hours'). Written in Latin and French.
Detail of a miniature of John standing in witness before the revelation of the New Heaven and the New Earth, in illustration of Revelation 21:1. Image taken from f. 198v of La lumiere as lais; Apocalypse (the '... More
Detail of a miniature of John and four worshippers standing before the beast from the earth, with two horns, in illustration of Revelation 13:11. Image taken from f. 160 of La lumiere as lais; Apocalypse (the '... More
Title page in: Astronomicum caesareum / Petrus Apianus. [Ingolstadii, 1540] Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p.43.
Illus. in: Etymologiae / Saint Isidorus, Bishop of Seville. G. Zainer, 1472. Ref. copy in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 7.
Illus. in: Buch der natur / Konrad von Megenberg. Augsburg : Johann Bamier, 1481. Ref. copy in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 8.
ISS013-E-66488 (14 Aug. 2006) --- Ash cloud from Ubinas Volcano, Peru is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 13 crewmember on the International Space Station (ISS). Subduction of the Nazca tect... More
Haley Kinarg holds a bird during the Earth Day Celebration at Joint Base Charleston - Air Base, March 28. More than 1000 students attended the 16th Annual Earth Day Celebration. The celebration has interactive ... More