It wouldn't be winter in Finland without a dip in a frozen lake
January 22, 2019, 1:57 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Markku Lahdesmaki's photo series illuminates the Finnish hobby of ice swimming.
10 macro photographs highlight intricate beauty of butterfly wings
January 21, 2019, 9:11 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Photographer Chris Perani painstakingly combines thousands of exposures to create each individual image.
5 questions you should ask yourself before taking a selfie with an animal
January 18, 2019, 12:14 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The barrage of Darwin Award-worthy and just plain cruel animal selfie photos in the news is our cue for a reality check.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Vote for your favorite!
January 5, 2019, 8:39 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
These 25 images showcasing animals and landscapes are in the running for the People's Choice Award.
Woodland animals leap from the screen in Finnish photographer's work
January 1, 2019, 8:01 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Photographer Ossi Saarinen captures the intimate beauty of animals while showcasing Finland's serene landscape.
How to make the most of the season's shortest days
December 19, 2018, 11:08 a.m. by Catie Leary
With the Earth's axis now tilting at 23.5 degrees, the northern hemisphere is at its farthest point from the sun and the north pole is plunged into total darkness.
Birds of Australia steal the spotlight in inaugural photo contest
December 18, 2018, 8:25 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
BirdLife Australia's inaugural Australian Bird Photographer of the Year focuses on birds in their natural habitats and the impact humans have.
All-women film team takes on border wall on behalf of all at-risk wildlife
December 11, 2018, 12:56 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
In 'Ay, Mariposa,' conservation filmmakers highlight the people, animals, and fragile habitats impacted by the barrier.
Ecologists share their passion for nature in these winning images
December 5, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
The British Ecological Society annual photography competition celebrates both flora and fauna.
Artist explores the natural world with a nose for the otherworldly
December 3, 2018, 9:35 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
'Visiting different ecosystems is like getting to visit alien worlds.'
Squirrel can't believe who won the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
November 21, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
The annual competition shows just how funny animals can be doing everyday things.
7 surprising facts about pigs
Divers come face-to-face with giant great white shark in thrilling video
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
12 human foods dogs can eat and 5 they shouldn't
Watch a massive herd of elk cross a road in Washington state
What's the difference between albino and leucistic?