Fascinating images from all parts of science!

Although my job is writing about science — putting it into words — there are times when images can say so much more than words. I am not much of a photographer or graphic artist, so most of these images were provided by other people, who are credited in the captions when I can remember who they were.

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Matt Weaver gives the thumbs-up signal as his assistants close up the driver's compartment of his speedbike. I wrote about these amazing human-powered vehicles for New Scientist ("The Cycling Speed Freaks of Battle Mountain").

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