Photo Blog

Salar de Uyuni, world's largest salt flat, Bolivia
December 12, 2017, 1:43 p.m.
Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia is the setting for a pivotal moment in the latest episode of the 'Star Wars' franchise.
Icy sugar cubes
December 8, 2017, 8:40 a.m.
The contest celebrates the beauty found while exploring the world.
This color-enhanced image of a cloud system in Jupiter's northern hemisphere was captured on October 24, 2017 by NASA's Juno spacecraft.
December 4, 2017, 11:54 a.m.
NASA's orbiting Juno spacecraft captures stunning images.
'Mirror' (Elowah Falls)
November 30, 2017, 11:35 a.m.
Many of these gorgeous photos were shot before a fire devastated much of the area.
This photo shows immortalized human skin cells expressing fluorescently tagged keratin.
November 17, 2017, 10:42 a.m.
The winners of annual competition will make you wish you'd paid more attention in science class.
The stray cats of Houtong have been a blessing for the village.
November 16, 2017, 1:24 p.m.
This small Taiwanese village is a hot spot for cat-loving tourists.
Built on permafrost made of essentially 90 percent water, the Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk Highway acts as an insulator to keep its foundation from thawing.
November 15, 2017, 11:11 a.m.
The unpaved road is a game-changer for isolated residents who previously traveled on ice roads.
Brian Valente's photo of a laughing seal is a finalist for the 2017 Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards.
November 14, 2017, 9:32 a.m.
Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards focus on wildlife conservation but lighten the mood with humor.
A mule deer enjoying a drink from a spring recently restored by the Grand Canyon Trust.
November 13, 2017, 1:30 p.m.
The Grand Canyon Trust is spearheading efforts to restore watering holes critical to desert species.