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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June 20, 2013, 11:20 a.m.
The first dog spends his warm weather days playing with the First Family and frolicking across the White House's South Lawn.
June 19, 2013, 11:30 a.m.
Tokyo aquarium welcomes a young Magellanic penguin into the world.
June 18, 2013, 1:30 p.m.
Shunning traditional mediums, American artist Nathan Sawaya prefers sculpting with Lego toy bricks.
June 17, 2013, 2:29 p.m.
Celebrate National Dairy Month with these adorable photos of baby cows and goats.
June 14, 2013, 12 p.m.
The Seney National Wildlife Refuge features over 95,000 acres of protected land, a diverse bird population, and even a nationally landmarked bog.
Lightning strikes Willis Tower
June 13, 2013, 12:25 p.m.
Lightning dances across an ominous Chicago skyline as a severe storm system rips through the Midwest.
June 11, 2013, 12:04 p.m.
HiRISE, a $40 million high resolution camera onboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, is capturing beautiful, abstract satellite photos from 15,000 miles above the Martian surface.