Photo of the Day

A person looks over the Upper Sheenjek Valley of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from a ledge.
November 20, 2017, 6:43 a.m.
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is linked to the GOP's tax overhaul plan.
miles of pipe prepare for the Keystone Pipeline in North Dakota
November 17, 2017, 1 p.m.
The spill comes just days before Nebraska decides on proposed Keystone XL pipeline.
An edge of Iceberg A-68 as seen in November 2017
November 15, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Iceberg A-68 is so large it looks like it's still part of the Larsen C ice shelf.
A frilled shark's head in close up
November 14, 2017, 9:03 a.m.
The frilled shark has stayed the same since the Cretaceous Period, back when dinosaurs roamed the Earth.
A zombie ant with the brain-manipulating fungus Ophiocordyceps unilateralis
November 9, 2017, 2:25 p.m.
A complex web of connections allows the fungus to control the ant's movements.
bonobo infant
November 8, 2017, 1:58 p.m.
Bonobos will help complete strangers get food — and they don't even need to be asked.
whale shark
November 7, 2017, 8:11 a.m.
Now the whale shark, the blue shark and more have protections wherever they swim.
Pongo tapanuliensis orangutan cropped
November 6, 2017, 8:51 a.m.
The Tapanuli orangutan is a new species of ape that solves a DNA mystery.
Jackson's climbing salamander sits on a green leaf.
November 2, 2017, 2:57 p.m.
Feared extinct, the Jackson’s climbing salamander was spotted alive in Guatemala’s Cuchumatanes Mountains.