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Colorizing The Civil War (15 pictures)

With amazing attention to detail two professional colorists Jordan Lloyd, 27, and Mads Madsen, 19, have teamed up to create a remarkably accurate series of color photos from the Civil War and its characters, heroes and villains.

The first untethered free flight in space, 1984

In this mind-blowing photograph, taken 12 February 1984, Mission Specialist Bruce McCandless II, is seen further away from the confines and safety of his ship than any previous astronaut had ever been. This ‘space first’ was made possible by the Manned Maneuvering Unit or MMU, a nitrogen jet propelled backpack.

Urban Photographer of the Year 2013 (20 pictures)

The annual competition run by CBRE, the world’s largest property advisor, is now in its sixth year and is the largest global photography competition of its kind. This year’s competition received over 12,500 photos, a record number, with entrants hailing from 118 countries from the Chilean coast to the deserts of Saudi Arabia.