In liew of this week's Sunday Photoblogging, here is a giant smattering of photos, from last week's Science Online conference in Raleigh, NC.

In addition, here are photos from the beautiful NCSU Arboretum (the first 23 photos) as well as a few from the Huntington Gardens near LA. Despite the clouds and slight drizzle, it was a nice break from the constant high-energy conference to quietly explore the gardens for a few hours.

Related: Glendon Mellow's iPhone sketches from the same photowalk.