F-14D Tomcat A stunning image of a sonic boom on a cloudy day, the jet looks like it is wrapped in a halo as it flies over the USS Theodore Roosevelt. We see a sonic boom before we hear it because the speed of light is much faster than the speed of sound.
Dorothy Levitt became the first English woman in the world to compete in a 'motor race', on this day 4th July, 1903. She was the most successful female competitor in Great Britain, also a victorious speedboat driver, holder of the Water Speed record and holder of the Ladies World Land speed record. She even instructed Queen Alexandra and the Royal Princesses how to drive
photographer Appuru Pai based in Tokyo who for the last few years has been capturing these fantastic long exposure photos of the Yurikamome transit line that travels between the Japanese cities of Shimbashi and Toyosu.