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Wayback Wednesday: These were taken during one of the photographer's first visits to the lab, before he was even an employee, in October 1977. nature, wildlife, animal, mammal, barn, building, prairie, plant, tree, grass, landscape Photo: Tom Nicol

Wayback Wednesday: These were taken during one of the photographer’s first visits to the lab, in October 1977. These Scottish Highland cattle had their own pasture to the east of what is now home to the bison.

Regular viewers of the Fermilab Photo of the Day may recognize this tree, which, as the photographer's favorite, has graced our screens before. Last summer, a good-sized limb was lopped off, altering the shape that drew him to it in the first place and diminishing some of its appeal. During the polar vortex, the photographer made amends and captured it in all its frozen beauty. nature, winter, snow, landscape, plant, tree Photo: Tom Nicol

Regular viewers of the Fermilab Photo of the Day may recognize this tree, which, as the photographer’s favorite, has graced our screens before. Last summer, a good-sized limb was lopped off, altering the shape that drew him to it in the first place and diminishing some of its appeal. During the polar vortex, the photographer made amends and captured it in all its frozen beauty. Photo: Tom Nicol

This series of images of the super blood wolf moon is captured over 2 hours 45 minutes from start to finish on the night of Jan. 20. nature, sky, moon Photo: Tom Nicol

This series of images of the super blood wolf moon is captured over 2 hours 45 minutes from start to finish on the night of Jan. 20.

Birthday ice

Fermilab begins its 50th anniversary celebration! This ice sculpture took center stage in the cafeteria during the 50th-anniversary kickoff part on Jan. 12.