Photo Blog

The Photo Blog is MNN’s curated collection of photography and visual art that focuses on everything that makes our world beautiful, strange, and — at times — extraordinarily cute.

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Eric Pare tube light photo crop
May 22, 2017, 3:13 p.m.
Globe-trotting Canadian duo photographer Eric Paré and dancer Kim Henry visit Salar de Uyuni for their latest light-painting project.
California super bloom blanketed by spring snowstorm
May 11, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Part of the state's most prolific bloom since 1999 is now buried under 10 inches of snow.
'Under-Dogs' promo image crop
May 8, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
Photographer Andrius Burba follows up his 'Underlook' series with 'Under-Dogs' — playful photos of pups from underneath.
Located in the constellation of Lacerta (The Lizard), the star TYC 3203-450-1 glows brightly in this new photo captured by the Hubble Space Telescope.
May 2, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
Beautiful photo illustrates the complexity of analyzing objects millions of light-years away.
Self Reflected promo image crop
April 24, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
'Self Reflected' is a work of art and neuroscience that's as complex as its subject matter: the human brain.
Your car is only as safe as the tires it's riding on.
April 24, 2017, 9:37 a.m.
Car part maintenance tips and tricks to save you money.
A dark sky scene from timelapse artists and filmmakers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinović as part of their new book, "Skyglow."
April 21, 2017, 8:21 a.m.
Time-lapse artists and filmmakers Gavin Heffernan and Harun Mehmedinović use their talents to show the impact of light pollution in North America.
A composite image of North and Central America as captured by the Suomi NPP satellite.
April 19, 2017, 5:46 p.m.
New global map of Earth at night shows the growing impact of light pollution across the globe.
A field of yellow flowers in Borrego
April 14, 2017, 11:10 a.m.
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in California is a sight to see.