The 2014 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition has just released its cosmically awesome shortlisted entries. Capturing scenes across the solar system, galaxy, and beyond, the images are spectacular reminders that we’re all living on a “mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam,” as astronomer Carl Sagan famously put it in “Pale Blue Dot.”
"The High Point climbing wall, located in downtown Chattanooga, features 28,000 square feet of climbing, 5,000 of that being on the exterior of the building. This eye-catching feature is part of a facility called The Block, which includes the climbing wall, a coffee shop and Rock/Creek, a local outdoor outfitter." [via]
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- Mayo Runsewe