Photo Blog

August 8, 2013, 2:15 p.m.
In its August issue, National Geographic treats big cat lovers to an in-depth look at the daily life of a wild lion pride.
August 7, 2013, 2:30 p.m.
As sea levels continue to rise, researchers are flocking to Greenland to study the long-term ramifications of melting glaciers.
August 7, 2013, 10:35 a.m.
These luminous bugs mirror the stars as they light up the night.
August 5, 2013, 5 p.m.
Brazilians bask in the setting sunlight at Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
August 5, 2013, 1:31 p.m.
Louis Pearl, a Bay Area performance artist, has been 'bubbling professionally' since 1983.
July 29, 2013, 12 p.m.
A team of Air Force firefighters don shiny heat-resistant gear to extinguish burning jet fuel during a training exercise.
July 26, 2013, 12:30 p.m.
A massive shark-shaped aircraft stalks the skies of Bali during a religious kite festival.
July 24, 2013, 1 p.m.
The visit coincides with World Youth Day, a festival organized for young people by the Catholic Church.
July 23, 2013, 10:43 a.m.
Most people would be (reasonably) afraid to reach into a Bengal tiger's open mouth — but not members of the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation team, which recently visited Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary in Georgia to do dental work on some very special patients.