The Year in Pictures

Every week, we post ScienceShots, short news items where the picture is often as stunning as the story itself. Below is a collection of all of the “Shot” images we’ve run this year. Click the image for a larger version and to read the story behind the art. See also our Top 10 ScienceNOWs of 2011.

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A 3D plot from a model of the Ebola risk faced at different West African regions over time.
Dancing sneakers on pavement
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