The Sun rises in Antarctica after 3 months of darkness. A view of the remote Antarctic base Concordia as the Sun returns after over 3 months of darkness.
In pictures: Annular eclipse
Annular eclipse May 2013 - The coastal Philippines town of Gumaca, Quezon province, southeast of Manila. The eclipse happens when the Moon is at its farthest from the Earth and passes in front of the sun, not quite hiding it completely.
Stunning Shot of Antarctic Sunset
This stunning image of the Antarctic sunrise was taken at the Concordia research station, where the European Space Agency is studying the effects of living in such an extreme environment.
First sunrise at Concordia
The Depths of Hephaestus Fossae, Mars. Cool colors represent depressions: Warmer colors are higher areas. Purple indicates places about 4200 meters deep.