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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Stellar Axis, Constellations 1, 2006, Archival ink-jet print, 23.375 X 50.625  X 1 in.
February 11, 2016, 6:32 a.m.
An evocative exhibit at the David Brower Center is challenging people to think critically about the past and future of our planet's most frigid locales.
A wild manatee swims in the shallow depths of Florida's Crystal River.
February 10, 2016, 6:13 a.m.
If you're interested in observing manatees, there are a few places in Florida that are certifiable sea cow hot spots.
Cotopaxi Volcano, Ecuador
February 9, 2016, 7:03 a.m.
Why have one gorgeous landscape when you can have two?
Couple leaves their footprints across Asia.
February 8, 2016, 7:22 a.m.
Along the way, they slept in tents, scaled sacred Buddhist mountains, endured 38-hour bus rides, hiked through a blizzard and ate a lot of bread.
A pair of meerkat pups are cuddled in the palm of keeper Courtney Mahony.
February 5, 2016, 1:17 p.m.
At less than a month old, these adorable fuzzballs are already venturing out of the nest to explore their sandy enclosure.
Curious baby monkeys in Lopburi, Thailand.
February 5, 2016, 6:23 a.m.
As we usher in the Chinese New Year with the year of the monkey, here's everything you don't know about our favorite clever primates.
hot air balloon skypixel
February 4, 2016, 9:58 a.m.
SkyPixel, a community for aerial photographers and filmmakers from around the world, announces its Best of 2015.
A wild pony pauses amidst the snow on White Top Mountain in Virginia's Grayson Highlands State Park.
February 3, 2016, 7:06 a.m.
These carefree equines are the descendants of 50 Assateague ponies that were released into the area in 1975 to control brush growth..
A tiny kitten cozies up on top of a radiator near a window.
February 1, 2016, 6:11 a.m.
The cuddly science behind the heat-seeking tendencies of felines.