Britain's 'blindingly cool' engineering innovation

Conceptual still-life photographer Ted Humble-Smith celebrates 50 years of world-beating technology.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
June 24, 2020 ~6 min

Tags: engineering photography

In pictures: Rare solar eclipse darkens Asia on the summer solstice

Skywatchers photographed the "ring of fire", where the moon passes between the Earth and the Sun.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
June 21, 2020 ~1 min

Tags: astronomy photography asia the-sun eclipses

Apollo 13: Enhanced images reveal life on stricken spacecraft

Enhanced images reveal life aboard Nasa's stricken Apollo 13 spacecraft in unprecedented detail.

By Paul Rincon • bbcnews
April 12, 2020 ~6 min

Tags: space nasa photography astronauts space-exploration the-moon

Antarctic seal photo wins top prize

A drone photo of crabeater seals resting on an ice float is overall winner in a nature photography competition.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
March 24, 2020 ~7 min

Tags: nature photography wildlife-photography

The Cashmere crisis in the Himalayan ice desert

Photographer Andrew Newey has documented the lives of the Changpa nomads and the threat to Cashmere wool.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
March 16, 2020 ~4 min

Tags: photography kashmir

Landscapes of chemical and biological warfare

A gallery of landscapes of UK chemical and biological weapon sites by photographer Dara McGrath.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Feb. 27, 2020 ~4 min

Tags: photography chemical-weapons

Selfie editing can turn into ‘self-objectification’ for teen girls

When should parents worry about teen girls' selfies? Usually, they're no big deal, researchers say, unless editing becomes an obsession.

Alexis Blue-U. Arizona • futurity
Feb. 23, 2020 ~5 min

Tags: social-media teenagers gender photography featured society-and-culture physical-appearance

Shocking Chicago meatpacking pics shifted public policy

Photojournalism revealed the adulterated products and other horrors of the Chicago meatpacking industry, sparking both the novel "The Jungle" and real change.

Chelsea Davis-Iowa State • futurity
Feb. 18, 2020 ~5 min

Tags: history food photography meat society-and-culture rhetoric images

Image of Madagascan snake wins 2019 British Ecological Society photography competition

The Malagasy tree boa is under threat from poaching and fires.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Dec. 2, 2019 ~5 min

Tags: environment photography

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2019: The winning image

The winner of this year's competition has been crowned, and it looks a little painful.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Nov. 13, 2019 ~1 min

Tags: comedy photography animals

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