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 20, 2013, 12:20 p.m.
Learn more about this important Hindu festival that celebrates the bond of affection between brothers and sisters.
August 19, 2013, 12:50 p.m.
Add cycle ball to the list of offbeat sports you didn't know existed.
August 16, 2013, 12:30 p.m.
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captures surreal digital terrain models of the surface of the Red Planet.
August 15, 2013, 12:30 p.m.
Vietnamese street barbering, a tradition dating back to 18th century, is a common profession for many military veterans.
August 14, 2013, 12:15 p.m.
These tiny piglets, which make excellent pets, are full of energy — and they love a good wrestling match.
August 13, 2013, 12 p.m.
An eccentric resident illegally constructs a faux 'mountain retreat' atop a 26-story Beijing skyscraper.
August 12, 2013, 12:10 p.m.
Runners hit the streets for Beijing's first annual Color Run, an unique road race that covers participants from head to toe in colorful, nontoxic dye.
August 9, 2013, 4 p.m.
Performers take to the streets of Edinburgh in one of the largest art festivals in the world.
August 9, 2013, 11:30 a.m.
The devastating 2006 eruption of Lusi, a massive mud volcano in East Java, claimed 12 lives and displaced 50,000 residents.