“Quite possibly, the purpose of the universe is to provide a congenial home for self-conscious creatures who can ask profound questions and who can probe the nature of the universe itself.” ― Owen Gingerich
November 18: star-crossed \ STAHR-krawst, -krost \, adjective; 1. thwarted or opposed by the stars; ill-fated: star-crossed lovers
This is not just beautiful nature. This is a rocket/ space shuttle launch from Cape Canaveral in Florida. After living there for 3/4 of my life and watching most every launch, it's easy to spot them.
This cherry blossom tree (at least I think that's what, it is) sitting on a fiery cliff, it's the beauty of the colors that slowly drift into the darkness of the colors underneath as the tree slowly starts to fall!
44 Powerful Black & White Landscapes. Popular Photography Magazine.