Frost coating an angel headstone
Photo credit: anthony kelly
Dania Kilsi, 11, lies covered in her own blood as she is treated for shrapnel wounds in Dar al-Shifa hospital in Aleppo, Syria, on October 15, 2012. She and her two siblings, Zaid, two, and Fatima, six, were rushed to the clinic after they were hurt by shrapnel from a nearby explosion as they were playing outside their home.
Photo credit: Niclas Hammarström
The skull-shaped Snapdragon Flower Dragon(Antirrhinum majus) seed pod. The Antirrhinum, commonly known as the snapdragon has been a popular garden plant for many years. Also known as the dragon flower, its common name derives from the resemblance of the flower to a dragon’s head.Yet once the flower has died, leaving behind the seed pod, something a little more macabre appears. The dragon – just a visual metaphor after all – appears to have a skull.
Fasciated brown-eyed susan
A Chinese businessman hid two illegally built extra storeys on his penthouse suite with trees and plants. The penthouse already had a roofgarden, but it was increased in size to deceive neighbours and officials.
Hector Garrido’s El árbol de agua(The Water Tree) — one of his aerial photographs of the effects of water on Earth.