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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Herman before and after grooming
February 20, 2017, 7:08 a.m.
Photographer captures serious transformations after Japanese dog grooming.
Margay cat photographed in the Amazon.
February 17, 2017, 12:13 p.m.
See stunning photos of elusive felines, deep-diving birds and more.
Single ice spike
February 15, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
You may recognize these impossibly shaped spires sticking up from your ice cube trays. Here's science behind them.
'Dancing Octopus' by Gabriel Barathieu (France)
February 15, 2017, 7:16 a.m.
From an octopus to orcas, see the stunning highlights of the Underwater Photographer of the Year competition.
Lisa wi Prosha the Leonberger
February 14, 2017, 7:51 a.m.
Photographer captures relationship between little kids and their big canine friends.
Ettore Sottsass, 'Allodola, 2003,' Vetreria Etrusca
February 13, 2017, 9:10 a.m.
Ettore Sottsass was a famous designer and architect who had a penchant for glass.
Cropped lemon valentine
February 10, 2017, 1:58 p.m.
This was a time when Valentine's Day was as cruel as it was tender.
This image of Jupiter has been enhanced to show how the gas giant's storm clouds look like galaxies and cyclones
February 9, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Using images from the Juno spacecraft, people are transforming Jupiter in all sorts of fun ways.
from 'Aging Gracefully' by Karsten Thormaehlen
February 8, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
Centenarians share their secrets to longevity and happiness.