14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
One could read alot into this scene, Mars shining brightly (top left) against the star Antares (meaning "against Ares"), looking down upon the burning fire and smoke-like core of the galaxy as it rises above the desert. Here I stand in the darkness of Nambung National Park, Western Australia amongst the stone monoliths called Pinnacles.
© Will Vrbasso.
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||Nov. 19, 2016, 7:35 p.m.