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First photo here, the rest below the fold.
From Flickr, by Brian Switek
Astronaut Leroy Chiao, and his refracted image in a sphere of water, aboard the International Space Station, from NASA
San Diego fires, from Flickr, by TailspinT
From Flickr, by ninjapoodles
From Flickr, by jurvetson
From Flickr, by takomabibelot
Transmission electron micrograph of influenza virus particles, from Flickr, by pingnews.com
From Flickr, by Gaetan Lee
From Flickr, by rodrigo senna