The writing studio of of French novelist Alexandre Dumas at Port-Marly, near Paris, named the Château d'If after a setting from his novel, the Count of Monte Cristo. A separate building on the site of the Château de Monte-Cristo.
Here's a wonderfully illustrated piece of fan art featuring Natalie Portman 's Mathilda from the classic hitman film The Professional. It was created by Ilya Kuvshinov, and it captures the character perfectly. I absolutely love the eyes!
One of the most fun things to do when the snow starts falling is to build a snowman. Although, for the more creative people out there, a snowman may just be too easy. These master sculptors made some amazing things out of snow!
Hubble snaps NGC 5189 The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope celebrates the holiday season with a striking image of the planetary nebula NGC The intricate structure of the stellar eruption looks like a giant and brightly coloured ribbon in space.
The famous nebula in Orion, located about light-years from Earth, is actively making new stars today. Although the optical nebula is dominated by the light from four massive, hot young stars, IRAC reveals many other young stars still embedded in thei