The new British aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth
Britain has a new largest Navy vessel and it looks pretty impressive.
I cost a hell of a lot of money, carries a crew of thousands and 250 Marines.
Carving out Michelangelo’s marble dream
In 1517, Michelangelo climbed Mount Altissimo in Tuscany and found the marble of his dreams.
It was, the Renaissance master wrote, "of compact grain, homogeneous, crystalline, reminiscent of sugar". He deemed it perhaps even more precious than that from nearby Carrara, where he had obtained marble for some of his most famous statues.
Testing the USS Gerald R. Ford
The newly commissioned USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier carries out tests of the launch and landing systems in the Atlantic Ocean.Open this photogallery >
Classic car rally in Austrian Alps
Gorgeous cars in a gorgeous setting. What's not to love?Open this photogallery >
Islamic State’s weapons of war
Suicide vehicles and weapons made by Islamic State militants are displayed at Iraq Federal Police headquarters in Mosul.Open this photogallery >
Nepal rebuilds its passenger railway
After years of neglect the revamp of Nepal's railway presents clear signs of renewal and the improvements to come. They've got a long way to go though.Open this photogallery >
The Photos Of 2017 Week 25
Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.Open this photogallery >
Urban farming in Brooklyn
"Entrepreneurial farmers" are selected by Square Roots, an indoor urban farming company, to grow kale, mini-head lettuce and other crops locally in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of BrooklynOpen this photogallery >
Going underground: riding the Moscow metro
Moscow’s metro is one of the busiest and most visually stunning underground systems in the world. Created as a showcase for the Soviet Union, its elaborate, spacious stations are adorned with mosaics, marble statues and stained glass that tell the story of the communist state.Open this photogallery >
The Sydney Vivid Light Festival
Visitors take in the Sydney Vivid Festival of light and sound.
It looks amazing.
The Business Of San Francisco Start-Ups
Digital dreams are the new gold rush. Thousands and thousands of people are searching every day for that one digital idea, that one app, that one missing website that we all need, so they can help humanity and make a billions dollars. And San Francisco is ground zero for all these start-ups.Open this photogallery >
Life Aboard the USS Carl Vinson
On the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson during a FONOPS (Freedom of Navigation Operation Patrol) in South China Sea.
Making America great again.