nature

Fermilab Roads and Grounds conducts a prairie burn inside the Main Injector on March 5. The trees on the right side of the plume are 20-plus feet tall. nature, landscape, fire, prairie, sky, sun Photo: Marty Murphy

Fermilab Roads and Grounds conducts a prairie burn inside the Main Injector on March 5. The trees on the right side of the plume are 20-plus feet tall.

The photographer captured this sunset and the MI60 cooling spouts in Cooling Pond "A" on March 4. nature, landscape, sunset, water, pond, sky, winter Photo: Kelly Sedgwick

The photographer captured this sunset and the MI60 cooling spouts in Cooling Pond “A” on March 4.

Juxtaposition

A beaver has been busy at work here in the Tevatron infield. And in Wilson Hall, Fermilab employees are busy at work, too. nature, landscape, tree, grass, building, Wilson Hall, sky Photo: Chris Ader

A beaver has been busy at work here in the Tevatron infield. And in Wilson Hall, Fermilab employees are busy at work, too.

An eye-catching, bright and stylish exemplar of Minerva amaryllis could be found on a table on the Wilson Hall 13th floor. nature, plant, flower, amaryllis Totally captivating.

An eye-catching, bright and stylish exemplar of Minerva amaryllis could be found on a table on the Wilson Hall 13th floor. Totally captivating.

Speck of sun

The photographer captures the light of the sun — visible as a speck in the lower right part of the image — near Wilson Hall on Feb. 22. In this picture, the sun has in fact already set! Atmospheric refraction makes the sun visible. sun, sunset, sky, Wilson Hall, building, landscape, nature Photo: Greg Cisko

The photographer captures the light of the sun — visible as a speck in the lower right part of the image — near Wilson Hall on Feb. 22. In this picture, the sun has in fact already set! Atmospheric refraction makes the sun visible. Photo: Greg Cisko