Your Daily Abstract Art: Colours of the hot springs



Colours of the hot springs, originally uploaded by Shiny Things.

The bright-red, yellow and brown colouring around the edges of Yellowstone’s hot springs comes from colonies of extremophile bacteria that thrive in the hot, sulfurous water of the the springs.

The electric-blue colour under the water, though… no idea what causes that.

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