A Silence You Can Feel
A dramatic sunrise through snow covered trees in Mount Shasta, California.
Clouds spill over mountain peaks as the moon sets in the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range.
Stories in Stone
Carved Into Life
Amongst the Ancients
This area is home to the oldest trees in the world, Bristlecone Pines. Some of these living trees exceed 4000 years of age. Imagine a living tree as old as the pyramids.
Inferno of Light
Dreams Made Visible
Moonlight illuminates hydrothermal steam vents in Northern California.
Cooling Off Lavender
Giving Away to Night
The moon sets and the Milky Way reflects off an alpine lake in Northern California.
Cold Dark Mist
As the moon sets behind the Sierra Nevada range, it reveals the intricate detail of Mono Lake's Tufa structures and a large row of lenticular clouds.
This image was selected as NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD). Taken in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest.