Winter weather in China, Europe, and the United States, a Martian panorama, a neighborhood in flames in Manila, demonstrations in Chicago, the Thanksgiving Day parade in New York City, and much more.
The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards are now taking entries, and the organizers have been kind enough to share some of their early entries with us.
Earlier this month, on November 5, two dams retaining tons of iron-mining waste in Brazil burst, releasing a massive flood of toxic sludge that has flowed downstream into Rio Doce, spending two weeks making its way several hundred miles downstream, finally reaching the Atlantic Ocean.
A look at various events that took place on this day, November 23, photographed over the past century. Today’s collection includes a sword-fighting Mussolini, a motorcycle-jumping Evel Knievel, William Shatner dressed as a gun-toting Santa Claus, and much more.
As politicians debate the status of refugees, volunteers are working tirelessly to provide them with basic care.
A new exhibit focuses on the famed photographer’s work on the subcontinent.
The photographer was not supposed to capture the barbed wire surrounding the Manzanar War Relocation Center, but he found a way to show the truth.
A dinosaur in Beijing, stormy weather in Seattle, Potala Palace in Tibet, a nine-year-old karate champion in Japan, ice accumulation in New Hampshire, security measures in France and Germany, a bear with its head stuck in a milk can in Maryland, and much more.
In the late 1860s, photographer Andrew J. Russell captured images of the construction of the Union Pacific Railway in Wyoming and Utah as well as the wide-open landscape of the American West and its inhabitants.
There’s a whole room devoted to tiny taxidermy.
In Mali, an industry has grown up around the tailoring and creation of colorful and shiny bazin (damask) garments.
During World War II the United States government operated a heavily-subsidized childcare program—the likes of which Americans haven’t seen since.
A collection of recent aerial images showing the vast diversity of landscapes across China, from cities to mountains, desert to sea shores, and much more.
The winners of the 27th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest have just been announced.
It is late winter in Antarctica now, and the months of darkness will soon be brightening.