Photo Blog

A grove of four-leaf clovers
January 16, 2018, 2:04 p.m.
There's more to being lucky than horseshoes and rainbows.
This color-enhanced image of a cloud system in Jupiter's northern hemisphere was captured on October 24, 2017 by NASA's Juno spacecraft.
January 8, 2018, 12 p.m.
NASA's orbiting Juno spacecraft captures stunning images.
A pedestrian walks through Harlem during a snow storm
January 5, 2018, 5:36 p.m.
From canceled Polar Bear Plunges to frozen bubbles, it's chilly out there.
The Vietnamese crocodile lizard in close-up.
December 30, 2017, 1:38 p.m.
The WWF's latest report includes an orange-and-black lizard and a turtle that munches on snails.
The Central Idaho Dark Sky Reserve covers over 1,400 square miles of rugged terrain and remote wilderness.
December 29, 2017, 2:23 p.m.
Located in Idaho's Sawtooth Mountains, it's the third largest reserve in the world.
Watercolor origami crane
December 27, 2017, 3:35 p.m.
Cranes may be the most common origami animal, but these are far from ordinary.
A full cloud inversion in the Grand Canyon.
December 17, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
The latest from the SKYGLOW project captures the Grand Canyon during a full cloud inversion.
2017 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards "On the Land" category winner
December 15, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards focus on wildlife conservation but lighten the mood with humor.
A male orangutan peers from behind a tree while crossing a river in Borneo, Indonesia.
December 14, 2017, 1:58 p.m.
From a peeking orangutan to dazzling underwater displays, National Geographic's photo contest offers amazing snapshots.