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From mountain lions to wolves to snakes, see how scientists tag wildlife:
@marcusbleasdale children from #CARcrisis Central African Republic finally find safety and security in the refugee camps in Cameroon. Tens of thousands have fled the killing in CAR and many of these children are going to school for the first time. @humanrightswatch
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Photo by @pedromcbride (Pete McBride) // The aerial patterns of terraced farms near Utterkashi in the Indian #Himalaya. Last year a team for @NatGeo documented the physical and spiritual lifeblood of this area — the #Ganges River — to highlight the challenges and beauty of a #river believed #sacred
Discover stunning images of wild wolves:
photos by @argonautphoto (Aaron Huey). Bins full of food and other supplies that were carried on the backs of #Porters from the low lands of Nepal to the highest villages in the #Himalayas. While on assignment for @natgeo magazine in the #Khumbu last year I became very interested in what gets carrie
Photo by @paulnicklen while on assignment for @natgeo with @cristinamittermeier and @sea_legacy. Bearing scars from a boat propeller strike, two amorous manatees lock into a long and gentle embrace in the Crystal River Springs in Florida. #nature #love #beauty #wildlife #picoftheday #natureisspeak
Alpine chamois mountain goats weigh 25 percent less than animals of the same age did 30 years ago—but why?
Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery offers tragic testimony to America's most recent wars:
Photo by @thomaspeschak Galapagos sharks at Bassas da India in the Mozambique Channel. Photograph from my April 2015 @natgeo Magazine story " A tale of Two Atolls". @thephotosociety @saveourseasfoundation
photograph by @vincentjmusi Edisto River, ACE Basin The landscape here can be primordial with animals resembling modern day dinosaurs; Alligators, Pelicans, Horseshoe Crabs, and Wood Storks to name a few. This fragile ecosystem nestled and surrounded by development is just 30 miles from Charlesto
An unexpected encounter between a great white shark and sea lion:
Amazing snapshots of the partial solar eclipse:
Photos: Kayaking in Glacier National Park, wildlife sightings in Yellowstone, and more
Explore breathtaking photos from around the world:
Brazil's severe drought dries up reservoirs:
8-year-old Jake uses a cattle fence to climb down from his horse as he helps his parents Jim and Sandy Morgan round up the family's cows near Bridger, Montana. iPhone picture by David Guttenfelder @dguttenfelder photographing the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem towns for National Geographic Magazine.
The Hercules A galaxy reveals its superpowered core:
Marine biologist discovers a hidden world of neon fish:
Photo by @pedromcbride (Pete McBride) // "It’s like walking a dinosaur spine," @mountainworld said as we approached the summit of Mt. #Kenya’s 17,058 foot Batian Peak. A lightning storm stopped us in our tracks as rocks audibly buzzed with static electricity. Mt. Kenya produces 70% Kenya’s water and
4 lessons on how to stop Ebola:
Via @robertclarkphoto A young dancer from Taquile dressed in the regional clothes for a festival honoring the patron saint of the region, St. James (San Santiago), which coincides with the Taquile Textile fair. As a result, the festivals inculcate a melting pot of all the expert textile artists of
Friday Fact: You can see autumn leaves from Space.
Photo by @amivitale. Olive, the St. Bernard, enjoys the morning in Ventura Beach in California. #ocean #beach #NikonNoFilter #nofilter #nikon #d750 #nikonambassador #amivitale #photojournalism @natgeocreative @thephotosociety #dogs #puppies @nikonusa
Encounters with creatures found nowhere else on Earth:
Photo by @paulnicklen while #onassignment for @natgeo in Hawaii with @cristinamittermeier and @SeaLegacy. The Hōkūle'a sails off of Oahu on a training run for an epic voyage. We were very fortunate to spend time with this iconic vessel and crew. We were trying to capture the history and the spiri
Photo: Hikers tackle the Highline Trail in Glacier National Park
photograph by @vincentjmusi Combahee River, ACE Basin Photographing aerials is a frustratingly delicate balancing act of weather, budget and persistence. You wait, hope, plan, fail and repeat. Just 30 miles from Charleston, South Carolina lies the ACE Basin. An estuary formed by the confluence of
Elusive wolverine nicknamed the "devil bear" spotted on camera:
Photo by @randyolson these stick fighting photographs go with Neil’s text that we are both tagging #watershedstories. @neilshea13 writes When I found him later all his bluster had gone. He was tired, hollow with loss. I asked about the girl for whom he had fought and he shrugged. In the end it turn
@HawkeyeHuey and I are running an assignment on @natgeo's Your Shot site right now. This weekend is the last chance to make photos with your children for the assignment! One tip: If you have a small child I'd recommend an instant camera. Hawkeye uses a #FujiInstax210 so that he can see and feel the
Photo @ladzinski / it's no mystery why #ZionNationalPark is among the most visited parks in the United States. The high sandstone walls are incredibly beautiful to walk amongst. If you're a rock climber it's a place to find endless adventure on the sandstone cliffs. @cheynelempe and @angelajpayne se
Watch: Go inside an Ebola clinic in West Africa
Photo by @davidalanharvey. Young family on the dunes of Jockeys Ridge State Park in Nags Head NC.
Male birds poison themselves to look healthier:
iPhone photo by @michaelchristopherbrown. A fisherman carries water down to a boat in the City of Malabon, Phillipines.
Photo by @renan_ozturk @camp4collective // #onassignment for the #MyanmarClimb. We are taking our first rest day in the jungle village Dashuhtu, now just 5 or 6 walking days from the base camp of Hkakabo Razi. Once an animistic tribe, this village of just 250 people is now mostly Christian except fo
Photo by @thomaspeschak Researcher Rich Baxter releases a Aldabra Giant Tortoises after taking blood samples for genetic profiling. A collaborative research project between the Seychelles Island Foundation and the University of Zurich is collecting vital data to help design future conservation measu
Rare snow leopards photographed on Mount Everest:
Monster sunspot threatens Earth with solar storms:
Custom painted in flames and parked on the roadside in Bearcreek, Montana. iPhone picture by David Guttenfelder @dguttenfelder while photographing life in the gateway towns around Yellowstone National Park for @natgeo.
World's longest snake has virgin birth—first recorded in species:
Photo by @davidalanharvey. ROBERT FRANK. New York City. Oct 21, 2014. Thank you Instagram for inviting me to the Aperture Foundation Gala dinner honoring THE living legend of our art and craft Mr. Robert Frank. By the way the room is filled with photo world legends. I am simply trying to soak it all