This Envisat image highlights the Ganges Delta, the world’s largest delta, in the south Asia area of Bangladesh (visible) and India. The delta plain, about 350-km wide along the Bay of Bengal, is formed by the confluence of the rivers Ganges, the Brahmaputra and Meghna.
Licancabur Volcano is located on the border between Chile and Bolivia. Photograph H. Machado
Half Dome is a granite dome in Yosemite National Park, located in northeastern Mariposa County, California, at the eastern end of Yosemite Valley — possibly Yosemite’s most familiar rock formation. The granite crest rises more than 4,737 ft (1,444 m) above the valley floor.
The slim winter sun heats the ground waiting for the spring. Photo Giuliano Mangani
Waterloo Station, Lambeth and the River Thames. Photo Jason Hawkes
LIghtning storm over the Burj Al Arab in Dubai.