On April 8, 2010, STS-131 mission specialists Stephanie Wilson of NASA, Naoko Yamazaki of JAXA, Dorothy Metcalf-Lindenburger of NASA, and Expedition 23 flight engineer Tracy Caldwell Dyson (top left) work at the robotics workstation on the International Space Station, in support of transfer operations using the station’s Canadarm2 robotic arm .
Showcased at the center of this Hubble Space Telescope image is an emission-line star known as IRAS 12196-6300, located just under 2,300 light-years from Earth.
Origen: Hubble and a Stellar Fingerprint
Nuestro país visto por otros ojos
Photographer Safia Delta is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street photography essay. These images are from her series “Mexico“. To see Safia’s series and photographs click on any image.
By Safia Delta
Photographer Jeremiah Gilbert is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. To see Jeremiah’s portfolio click on any image.
Kashgar is the westernmost city in China, located near its border with Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. On the outskirts of Kashgar one comes across its livestock market, which has been running every Sunday since Marco Polo’s time and very likely even before. The market begins with Uighur farmers and herders journeying into the city from nearby villages. They and their animals arrive on foot, in trucks, on motorcycles, even in taxis.
Trading at the market is quick and boisterous, while animals are carefully inspected and haggling is done with finger motions.
One edge of the market area is left open for riders to try out prospective horses, while elsewhere food and beverages are available in tented stalls.
By Jeremiah Gilbert
Increíble ver en el mundo en pleno siglo XXI escenas como estas, que no son exclusivas de la India
Photographer and Journalist Erberto Zani is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From his project and book “Maha Kumbh Mela“. To see Erberto’s gallery of projects click on any image.
Maha Kumbh Mela
Kumbh Mela is one of the largest human congregations of faith on the Earth.
Legend has it that in the mythological times, during a waging war between the demigods and demons for the possession of elixir of eternal life, a few drops of it had fallen on to four places that are today known as Prayag (Allahabad), Haridwar, Ujjain, and Nasik.
It is believed that these drops gave mystical powers to these places…
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