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photo by @joelsartore | A collared brown lemur at the Lemur Conservation Foundation near Myakka City, #Florida. Please #follow me at @joelsartore to see more amazing images from the #PhotoArk. #joelsartore #photooftheday
@stevewinterphoto @natgeo A typical day in the field crossing a river to get to leopards in Yala National Park #SriLanka. @natgeocreative @thephotosociety #5forbigcats #bigcatsinitiative
Join us tomorrow as we takeover @NatGeo Snapchat account for a look behind the scenes of #okavango15
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Photo by @chien_chi_chang This is Graz Airport ATC tower. I took this image two years ago but I have been arriving and departing from Graz Airport almost every two weeks. Anyway, I will be there again in less than six hours. Yesterday, I did a quick math and only to realize that I would have another
Photo by @stephenwilkes: New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward—the name refers to its geographical position downriver—was, in 2005, at the center of a public debate about if and how to rebuild the neighborhoods hardest hit by the floods that inundated more than 80% of the city. Often overlooked in this disc
Photo by @TimLaman. Old friends gather around a campfire to share stories from 30 years of rain forest research at the Cabang Panti research site in Gunung Palung National Park, Borneo. This year marked the 30th anniversary of this unique research station in Indonesian Borneo which has been a cente
Cameras in hand, New Orleanians capture a changing community: #Katrina
iPhone photo by @tbfrost View from my base of operations on Kri Island, Raja Ampat, Papua, Indonesia. I spent 10 days here working with @fonassociation to find conservation projects to support in the area. Follow me at @tbfrost for more underwater photos from Raja Ampat . I'll be posting in 2 hour
Photo taken by @stevemccurryofficial // I shot these fisherman at sunset on Lago Trasimeno, Italy, which is in province of Perugia, in Umbria. It is rich in fish and surrounded by forests, vineyards, fields, and olive groves.
Photograph by @thomaspeschak A female green turtle diggs her nest deep into a protected sandy beach in the Seychelles. Aldabra and Darros/St.Joseph are the islands within the archipelago that I visited to photograph sea turtles for a forthcoming story in @natgeo magazine. #seychelles #sif @saveourse
photo by @randyolson | words by @neilshea13 — Do you remember, Leiran Lekulo, those days of strength before your spine grew soft and your shoulders slumped, those enormous days when you, riding a palm log raft, felt certain of sailing forever? Those were fine days and not so far away. You tell me th
Photo by @BrianSkerry A Great White Shark swims just below the turbulent surface in the waters of South Australia. New research is revealing fascinating and complex lives of this dominant apex predator species of shark. One study states that white sharks live well into their 70s, which is longer tha
Photo @lucalocatelliphoto I was inside a NUCLEAR POWER PLANT in Germany to see the complicated operations of dismantling Lubmin that was the largest nuclear power station in East Germany and a Chernobyl sister-like. Here a worker with a cutting torch is dividing big parts in smaller parts in order
Photo @ladzinski / The Iceland Highlands are primarily a volcanic desert, covering the bulk of the interior of the island. The majority of water here is quickly soaked into the ground making it difficult for plant growth, resulting in a vast grey and brown landscape. There are pockets however, vast
photo by @joelsartore | Here's some good news: a #bird species that's thriving. The orange-fronted parakeet is one of the most numerous wild parrot species in western Mexico. This one was photographed at the private collection of Gery Dupas in #France. Gery is the founder of a French association ded
A seagull flies away from a stormy end of the day. IPhone photo by @robertclarkphoto #1000islands #canada
Photo by @jimmy_chin Getting to camp cold and hungry in a snow storm and raging winds is always an exercise in anxiety management. You can't let the external factors rush you into setting up a bad camp and or disrupt the internal calm and your ability to continue making good decisions. Having your
@natgeo @stevewinterphoto Just finished a very exciting and rewarding tour of Australia, New Zealand and Singapore for NG LIVE - Where I spoke of my life as a @natgeo photographer and my life working with and trying to help conserve big cats and the lands in which they live. Fantastic and receptive
Photograph by @thomaspeschak A jellyfish drifts in shallow water with the towering sand dunes of the Namib Desert as a backdrop. In recent years jellyfish populations have increased significantly in the Atlantic Ocean off Namibia's coast. A combination of the overfishing of shoaling fish like sardin
Energy Photo of the Week by Chuck McQuade: Geothermal milk-warming. See more & share #yourshot
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Photo by @stevemccurryofficial // A farmer walks through his fields in Bamiyan, Afghanistan, which is in the Central Highlands region between the high mountains of the Hindu Kush and the Koh-i-Baba mountain ranges. Bamiyan was on the Silk Route which caravans traveled to take goods from China to poi
.@NASA Cassini spacecraft just took its last close look at Dione, Saturn's icy moon:
Photograph by George Steinmetz @geosteinmetz / @thephotosociety Washington Square Park is one of New York City’s great public spaces, perhaps best known as a congregating place for musicians during the folk music revival of the 1950s and ‘60s. Stanford White’s arch of 1892 was inspired by Paris’s Ar
Photo by @chien_chi_chang I was in Dar es Salaam for a video project to document a NGO's healthcare program. To get closer to the heart of this project, I moved from hotel to hotel depending on where the action was in the neighborhood. However, the biggest challenge proved to be when to focus on the
Photograph by @stefanounterthiner | During mating time, in the blue light of a full moon evening, the king penguins keep singing and competing for a partner. Image taken in a remote beach of Possession island, Crozet archipelago, on assignment for @natgeo. #beach #penguin #fullmoon #singing

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