Fri, May 24 2013 at 11:15 AM
Despite the heavy pollution, 57 million people depend on the Yamuna's sewage-filled waters for washing, drinking, religious ceremonies and waste disposal.
Thu, May 23 2013 at 12:30 PM
The new American Trail exhibit at Smithsonian's National Zoo features two massive state-of-the-art pools that utilize wave machines to mimic natural coastal waters.
Wed, May 22 2013 at 11:53 AM
In the midst of devastation, residents of Moore, Okla., find small reasons to be thankful.
Mon, May 06 2013 at 11:42 AM
At the annual Maldon Mud Race, competitors get decked out before wallowing in the muck along the banks of River Blackwater in Essex, England.
Fri, May 03 2013 at 12:40 PM
Young monks have their heads shaven for the first time as part of their initiation into the largest Buddhist sect in South Korea.
Thu, May 02 2013 at 2:40 PM
They get a bad rap as rabies-infested pests, but bats are some of the most fascinating and ecologically indispensable animals on Earth.
Fri, Apr 26 2013 at 10:55 AM
Rescue personnel use anything they can get their hands on — including rolls of textile — to evacuate victims of a building collapse in Bangladesh.
Thu, Apr 25 2013 at 9:00 AM
In 'Architecture of Density,' photographer Michael Wolf captures stunning urban vistas of one of the most populated cities on Earth.
Tue, Apr 23 2013 at 12:40 PM
As rescue and relief workers go into overdrive to recover survivors, at least 192 are confirmed dead, 23 are missing and more than 11,000 are injured.
Mon, Apr 22 2013 at 11:45 AM
Zoo staff in France are doing their best to raise this tiny endangered primate after he was rejected by his mother.