Photo of the Day

A man hikes along a trail in Torres del Paine National Park in the Chilean Patagonia.
October 5, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
The Route of Parks allows hikers to explore Chilean Patagonia's stunning landscapes.
The globular cluster NGC 1898 is located near the center of the Large Magellanic Cloud, about 163,000 light-years from the Milky Way.
October 3, 2018, 10:25 a.m.
One of our nearest galactic neighbors is a bright laboratory of forming stars, and the Hubble Space Telescope captured it.
three-toed sloth
October 2, 2018, 11:18 a.m.
There's so much more strangeness to these slow-moving creatures than meets the eye!
A lowland bongo eyes a camera trap in Uganda's Semuliki National Park.
October 2, 2018, 8:36 a.m.
A motion-sensor camera snapped a picture of the lowland bongo, a rare antelope endemic to the rainforests of Central and West Africa.
A golden lion tamarin perches on a branch with an infant on its back.
September 26, 2018, 1:11 p.m.
A wildlife corridor in Brazil's Atlantic Forest will help animals like the golden lion tamarin thrive in its preferred environment.
Bengal tiger gets his photo taken by a camera trap
September 26, 2018, 9:34 a.m.
As the tiger population rebounds, humans learn to coexist with the animals.
A grizzly bear sow leads her cubs through the snow.
September 25, 2018, 9:54 a.m.
Yellowstone grizzly bears were removed from the U.S. endangered species list in 2017.
beach cleanup in Lima, Peru
September 14, 2018, 3:18 p.m.
This weekend will feature several overlapping events meant to combat a growing plague of garbage around the world.
bonobo infant
September 13, 2018, 9:58 a.m.
Bonobos will help complete strangers get food — and they don't even need to be asked.