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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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.
July 22, 2013, 12:25 p.m.
Geeks and mega-fans from around the world gather in San Diego for the world's largest comic book convention.
July 21, 2013, 10 a.m.
The endangered broad-snouted caiman is so-named for that handy nose, which helps the creature make its way through dense vegetation.