The Sky Right Now » Ryan Brenizer — NYC Wedding Photographer. Problem solver, storyteller.It's Manhattan, not Mordor. With this shot, photographer Ryan Brenizer wins derecho day in New York City.
"Not Photoshopped to heck; it actually looks like that," he explains. "23 images with a new lens I’m testing."
The scale worm species Eulagisca is native to the Arctic. Scientist and Deep Sea News blogger Miriam Goldstein found him in the Scripps Benthic Invertebrate Collection.
Not scared yet? Let's talk about the jaws of the scale worm. Here's something that many scale worm species share—mouths that make them look like extras from Aliens. Miriam has a photo of this specific specimen's jaws on Deep Sea News, but it doesn't quite capture the full horror. Below is a Smithsonian microscope image.
"Hockey won't hold still to give you a better look. You wouldn't want it to anyway. It's the action that makes the possibilities endless."