Back to school in Georgia, a raccoon on the mike in California, Highland cattle in Scotland, damage after the explosion in Beirut, a pyrocumulus cloud in California, cooling in a pool in Spain, and much more
Images of the widespread damage in Beirut, a day after the devastating blast
A fire in a structure near the port area of Beirut, Lebanon, led to an enormous explosion that shook the city. The shockwave from the blast destroyed buildings close by and shattered glass for miles around.
A few glimpses of the landscape of New Jersey, and some of the animals and people calling it home
An open-air school in Kashmir, a Comic-Con blood drive in California, a successful Mars-rover launch, a sparsely attended Hajj in Saudi Arabia, a farewell to the late U.S. Representative John Lewis, and much more.
Images from Houston’s United Memorial Medical Center, documenting the work being done by medical workers under stressful and challenging circumstances
A look at some of the assembly and testing work involved in the Mars 2020 mission over the past few years
During the pandemic, team mascots, who normally thrive on live interaction with an audience, have been left to play to the cameras, interacting with empty bleachers and cardboard cutouts of fans.
A few glimpses of the landscape of South Dakota, and some of the animals and people calling it home
A cheetah at rest in Kenya, a giant spoon on an English trail, an online mud festival in South Korea, the night sky above Syria, wildfires in Greece, a Chinese mission to Mars, and much more
Splashing in a mountain lake, diving or surfing, playing in pools, or just cooling off in a puddle or trough
A few glimpses of the landscape of Illinois, and some of the animals and people calling it home
Some of the top and winning images from this year’s landscape-photography competition
A collection of some of the events and sights from around the world a century ago