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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July 12, 2013, 11:15 a.m.
Designed by aquarist Hidetomo Kimura, the 'Art Aquarium' showcases thousands of colorful fish swimming in dozens of wildly shaped tanks and bowls.
July 11, 2013, 12:45 p.m.
Looking to beat the heat this summer? Check out Minus 5 — a new, trendy bar in NYC made entirely of ice.
July 9, 2013, 11:48 a.m.
Lucky zoo officials in Japan have their hands full when 3 litters of rare white lions cubs arrive within a month of each other.
July 8, 2013, 2:10 p.m.
Massive wildfires in Arizona, Colorado and Nevada burn thousands of acres and kill dozens of people, leaving nothing behind but scorched earth and broken hearts.
July 5, 2013, 10 a.m.
The freshwater snorkeling spot is named quite literally for the millions of harmless jellyfish that spend their days bobbing migrating across the lake's length.
July 1, 2013, 1:25 p.m.
The festival, which originated in 1970 with just a few hundred hippies, has evolved into one of the world's largest performing arts events.
June 25, 2013, 12:30 p.m.
Photographers across the globe are invited to submit their most stunning travel photos to the 25th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest.
June 24, 2013, 12:10 p.m.
The largest and brightest full moon of 2013 puts on a magnificent show for stargazers around the world.
June 21, 2013, 11:43 a.m.
June 21 marks 2013's summer solstice — also known as the official start of nearly every child's favorite season.