Science & Technology

Everything science is and does from the laboratory to the real world

Science images provided by leading institutions, computer graphic artists and photographers with specialist equipment. These include engineering, biology and technology images.

Royalty Free Science & Technology Images

Science Photo Library's Royalty Free Science and Technology collection offers you images that combine the unrivalled quality of Science Photo Library imagery with the flexibility of royalty free licensing.

Chemical Experiments and Explosions

White phosphorous combustion, nitrogen triiodide detonating, caesium reacting with water, sodium burning in chlorine, sulfuric acid and sugar, rubidium reacting with water, sodium acetate crystallizing, Tollen's Test and a colouful flame test sequence. We've had some fun putting together this gallery of sequence shots.

Spotlight on Harald Ritsch

From quantum entanglement, Schrodinger’s cat to the structure of matter and particle collisions, Harald Ritsch creates images to illustrate scientific articles which cannot otherwise be visualized by photography.

The Microworld of Syred and Power

View our fascinating collection from Syred & Power. Using a scanning electron microscope Andrew Syred has a vast collection of images spanning over 20 years. Working with Cheryl Power, she brings the colours and light to the collection.


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