June 24, 2010

1 ten millionth of a second


Like an egg containing the whole universe.

First Instant of an Atomic Test Detonation in Nevada
1952, photographer and inventor of camera equipment Harold Edgerton
from Atomic-Annhilation

11 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

Oh my god.

downtown guy said...

Oh, and this was taken from 7 miles away. "The desert floor was turned to glass."

Steph(anie) said...

As a species, humans don't deserves this planet.

A said...

Wow. That's pretty scary even before you know what it is. Wondrous and terrifying.

downtown guy said...

Intensely frightening and intensely beautiful.

(OvO) said...

Reminds me of Akira.

downtown guy said...

I can totally see that.

Sarcastic Bastard said...

I have nothing intelligent to say about this (or anything else).

downtown guy said...

Liar.

May said...

It's the shooter marble in the game against God.

downtown guy said...

Oooh, good one.