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Napping Polar Bear Triumphs in Wildlife Photo Competition

The image of a young polar bear napping on...
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Pioneers of Aerial Photography

Before epic drone shots and NASA satellite images, aerial...
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Lights, Camera…Aurora! Check Out The Best Northern Lights Pics of 2023

Few genres of photography stir the urge to go...
a woman walking underwater in a red dress among sharks

Montreal Mother Breaks Underwater Model Depth Record

Canadian philanthropist and real estate investor Kim Bruneau had...
The overall winner. Krystle Wright captures Angela VanWiemeersch scaling a cra

See the Winners of the World’s Best Adventure Sports Photo Contest

For the first time, a woman has won the...
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Leaping Otter, Lounging Monkey: The Best of 2023 Comedy Wildlife Awards

Is anything quite as universally loved as funny animals? The...
mountain selfie in winter

Why Do We Take Selfies? It’s a Search for Meaning, Neurologists Say

I hated selfies for a long time. It wasn't because...
A giant armadillo and young.

Science Links of the Week 

A passion for the natural world drives many of...
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‘It’s Their Eyes’: Intimate Snow Leopard Pic Wins Wildlife Photo Contest

Photographs like the one above don't come easily —...
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Vintage Photos of Polar Exploration — In Living Color

It's easy for many historical purists to dismiss the...
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Legendary Mountaineer Bradford Washburn’s Lost Cache Unearthed

A crew discovered lost film and cameras abandoned by...
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2022 Wildlife Photographer of the Year Winners Stun and Delight

Prepare to be amazed. This year's winners of the...
a pod of whales swimming in the ocean

2022 Ocean Photographers Contest Winners Dazzle from the Depths

The results of the 2022 Ocean Photographer of the...
Silhouette of four cyclists against giant moon

Spanish Photo Contest Highlights Spectacular Mountain Images

Every year, the Club Vasco de Camping Elkartea, a...

Science Links of the Week

A passion for the natural world drives many of...

Weekend Warm-Up: The Wonderful World of Albert Kahn

Thanks to Albert Kahn, we know what many ancient...

Game-Changer: Drones in the Himalaya

Drones are becoming vital tools in high-altitude mountaineering for...
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The Most Radical Adventure Pix Ever

Well, ok, that's an exaggeration, but Red Bull has...

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