2 President Barack Obama jokingly mimics U. S President Barack Obama jokingly mimics U.S. Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney’s ‘not impressed’ look while greeting members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic gymnastics team in the Oval Office.
14 “A Namaqua chameleon in threat display, Namib desert, Namibia
15 Macrocranion species “are often described as forest-floor predators, about the size of small squirrels but with longer limbs” This one is described as “Eocene, Messel, Germany; Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Karlsruhe, Germany.
16 Enchanted Forest, Garajonay National Park, La Gomera, Spain
17 Gypsum crystals of the Naica cave, person in the Cave of the Crystals” for scale. Photographs taken from inside Naica Mine in Mexico are rare, yet the photographer released this one to the Commons.
18 Harbor entrance with Bavarian Lion, the New Lighthouse and the Schwaben in Lindau (Lake Constance, Germany).”
19 Indian street-seller hands displaying green chickpeas
20 Island Neuwerk near HamburgIsland Neuwerk near Hamburg in Germany’s Wadden Sea in Germany’s Wadden Sea
26 Night view of Santa Maria della Salute basilica in Venice
27 Rainbow over Sickla kaj, Södra Hammarbyhamnen, Stockholm
28 Wiesen Viaduct between Wiesen and Filisur, Switzerland.
29 Older dunes are reddish and larger, newer dunes are yellow-brown Here’s another stunner in Nature Views. “Sand dunes in the Namib-Naukluft National Park, Namibia.Older dunes are reddish and larger, newer dunes are yellow-brownThis photo is of “Sahrawi tribal men performing fantasia at the Tan-Tan (Moussem) Festival in Tan-Tan, Morocco.” You don’t see that every day
30 Aircraft Rescue Firefighting training (U.S. Marine Corps).
31 Nature View from the “Second chamber of the Smoo Cave, Durness in Sutherland, Highland, Scotland
32 The other end of the spectrum, photo submission under Plants and fungi: “SEM image of Tradescantia pollen and stamens
33 “Vintage travel gear seller at the marche Dauphine, Paris”.
34 Singapore National Day Parade fireworks, preview Marina Bay Sands floating platform
35 NASA Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida
36 NASA in the Caption: The April 12 (1981) launch at Pad 39A of STS-1, just seconds past 7 a.m., carries astronauts John Young and Robert Crippen into an Earth orbital mission scheduled to last for 54 hours, ending with unpowered landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California
37 Swiss House (Schweizerhaus) at palace garden of Ritzenbüttel Castle.”
38 Two Rhaetian Railways ABe 4/4 III multiple units with a local train are just crossing the spiral viaduct near Brusio, Switzerland.
39 Night view of The Széchenyi Chain Bridge from Buda Castle in Budapest Jagadir Pps