Sink Into The Beauty Of This Frozen Mountain Lake

Sink Into the Beauty of This Frozen Mountain Lake

Image Cache: Our planet can be too beautiful to be plausible some days. This frozen lake in the Himalayas is shockingly deep blue set against the slightly-oxidized rusty landscape. And it's completely real, photographed from the International Space Station. Browse through the cool photos, animations and diagrams in Gizmodo's Image Cache here.

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly photographed this patch of the Himalayan mountains, posting it on 9 January 2015.

Top image: A frozen lake in the Himalayas. Credit: NASA/Scott Kelly