Photo Blog

The Hubble Space Telescope captured this four light-year stretch of the 55 light-years wide and 20 light-years tall Lagoon Nebula.
April 20, 2018, 12:40 p.m.
The Hubble Space Telescope sent back new images of the Lagoon Nebula as a 28th anniversary gift.
Parts of the silver treasure are pictured on a table in Schaprode, northern Germany on April 13, 2018.
April 18, 2018, 12:49 p.m.
1,000-year-old hoard was discovered on a German island that was once the scene of an ancient retreat.
Stone bird artist
April 17, 2018, 9:57 a.m.
Japanese artist Akie Nakata finds her inspiration in the rocks she stumbles upon.
The view from the seafloor of the Aktun Ha cenote in Mexico
April 16, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
The best underwater images from the Natural History Museum's annual wildlife photographer of the year competition fill the pages of 'Unforgettable Underwater Photography.'
Hunter at Georgia Aquarium with one of his trainers.
April 13, 2018, 3:40 p.m.
Hunter the sea lion had a rough start in life but found his forever home at Georgia Aquarium.
This composite image shows the central cyclone at the planet's north pole and the eight smaller cyclones that surround it.
April 13, 2018, 10:42 a.m.
NASA's Juno spacecraft reveals violent, massive cyclones in the Jovian atmosphere.
The distinct outer ring of the Orientale Basin stretches 950 km from east-to-west.
April 12, 2018, 2:44 p.m.
NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter spacecraft offers a spectacular look at our closest neighbor in the night sky.
Columnar jointed volcanics of Reynisdrangar
April 12, 2018, 2:17 p.m.
Our planet has quite a knack for creating surreal natural landscapes. Case in point: Basalt rock columns.
The research crew floats above the dolphins they're studying.
April 12, 2018, 10:25 a.m.
Bethany Augliere is a scientist-turned-photographer, who has learned a lot from her years spent at sea with dolphins of the Atlantic.