The Year in Science Pictures 2012

Every week, we post ScienceShots, short news items where the picture is often as stunning as the story itself. Below is a collection of the "Shot" images we've run in 2012. Click the image for a larger version and to read the story behind the art. We'll be posting our favorites at the end of the week.

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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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