Storm clouds gather over Gorzow Wielkopolski, western Poland.
The Milky Way Above A Hawaiian Lava Pool
Lightning Over An Austin Bridge
Sunset, Sri Lanka
A Bengal Tiger dives into the water after a piece of meat at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom on June 20, 2012 in Vallejo, California.
Mountain Goat, Colorado
Part of the vast skyline of Beijing, China, seen on June 12, 2012. Beijing is the capital of the People’s Republic of China and one of the most populous cities in the world, with a population estimated at over 19 million people as of 2010.
Khaju Bridge, Iran
A rainbow arches over Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour.
At least 18 people were killed in a bomb attack on a bus carrying government employees in north-west Pakistan. Peshawar lies near Pakistan’s lawless tribal belt – a stronghold of Taliban and al-Qaeda militants.
Milky Way Above Easter Island.
Why were the statues on Easter Island built? No one is sure. What is sure is that over 800 large stone statues exist there. The Easter Island statues, stand, on the average, over twice as tall as a person and have over 200 times as much mass. Few specifics are known about the history or meaning of the unusual statues, but many believe that they were created about 500 years ago in the images of local leaders of a lost civilization.
The north coast of Cuba has some of the most spectacular beaches on hundreds of little islands called cayos. This dock is at Playa Flamenco on Cayo Coco.