Compound Eye

Compound Eye

The many facets of science photography

Everest in Two Billion Pixels


If you do nothing else today, click on this:

image: David Breashears

David Breashears created this composite image in the spring of 2012 as part of Glacier Works' effort to document the response of glaciers to a changing climate. Click on it to enter the rarefied air of the high Himalayas and to play a rousing game of "spot-the-climber".

via; plus, NPR interviews Breashears

The views expressed are those of the author and are not necessarily those of Scientific American.

Share this Article:


You must sign in or register as a member to submit a comment.

Starting Thanksgiving

Enter code: HOLIDAY 2015
at checkout

Get 20% off now! >


Email this Article