These Are The Top 25 ‘Pictures Of The Day’ So Far For 2015

Even though it isn’t the end of the year, the good folks over at Twisted Sifter put together a collection of photos every quarter until the end of the year called “Pics of the Day.” This is what they have come up with so far. Enjoy!

 

25. Northern Guangxi Province, China

 

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24. Solar Eclipse at the Isle of Skye

 

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© Rutger Pauw / Red Bull Content Pool

 

 

 

23. Earth from Mars and Mars from Earth

 

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Left Photo NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS/TAMU | Right Photo Bill Dunford

 

 

 

22. Cardinal Levitation

 

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21. Astronaut Salutes Nimoy From Space

 

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Photograph by Terry Virts

 

 

 

20. Rice Terraces from Above

 

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19. Aurora Borealis, Bear Lake, Alaska

 

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United States Air Force photo by Senior Airman Joshua Strang

 

 

 

18. Curiosity’s Latest Selfie from Mars

 

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Photograph by NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS

 

 

 

17. Canadian Gothic

 

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16. Ice Grill

 

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Photograph via WITN

 

 

 

15. A River Runs Through It

 

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Photograph by Manuel Vidal

 

 

 

14. Times Square, D-Day, 1944

 

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13. Team Rwanda Sees Snow For First Time Ever

 

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Photograph by Team Rwanda Cycling

 

 

 

12. Spirals of Light Bursting from Earth

 

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Photograph by NASA/Barry Wilmore

 

 

 

11. The Tokyo Metropolis from Above

 

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Photograph by Panic_Switch

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10. Inside Baltimore’s George Peabody Library

 

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Photograph by MATTHEW PETROFF

 

 

 

9. The Dark Hedges of Northern Ireland

 

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Photograph by GIUSEPPE MILO

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8. Winter at the Wiesen Viaduct

 

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Photograph by Kabelleger / David Gubler (www.bahnbilder.ch)

 

 

 

7. Barbecuing On Top of a Moving Submarine

 

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Photograph via shanbuscus on reddit

 

 

 

6. Meanwhile in Canada

 

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Photograph by Parks Canada

 

 

 

5. Not Afraid

 

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Photograph via Ian Bremmer on Twitter

 

 

 

4. Pillars of Creation Redux

 

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Photograph by NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

 

 

 

3. Real-Life Pegasus

 

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2. Snowstorm at the Grand Canyon

 

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Photograph by Michael Quinn/NPS

 

 

 

1. Mt Rainier from Above at Sunset

 

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Photograph by -rabid- on reddit

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