Images of a temporary art installation made up of hundreds of thousands of small white flags representing Americans lost to COVID-19
More than 100 houses have been destroyed by a recent eruption on La Palma island.
Flooding in southern France, cliff diving in Ireland, civilian astronauts’ launch from Florida, an elephant bath in Pakistan, scenes from the Met Gala in New York City, and much more
Snapshots from the largest island in the world
Some of the winning and honored images from the 2021 Small World Photomicrography Competition
A “Tribute in Light” in New York City, lingering power outages in Louisiana, rice harvesting in Japan, final scenes from the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, a Neanderthal in the Netherlands, and much more
A massive theme park in Ankara, Turkey, closed after less than a year of operation, sits abandoned, a symbol of ambition, waste, and political turmoil.
Scenes from the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, flash flooding in Spain and the U.S., snowfall in South Africa, devastation left by Hurricane Ida, the Caldor fire in California, and much more
Images from a monster forest fire as it advances toward the city of South Lake Tahoe
As Ida weakens and moves northeast, many Louisiana residents are now assessing the damage, rescuing the stranded, and recovering what they can.
A glimpse of some of the 4,500 athletes representing 163 countries as they compete in Tokyo, Japan.
Flood damage in Venezuela, relief supplies delivered to Haiti, a leaping capybara in Brazil, scenes from the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, evacuation efforts in Afghanistan, and much more
A selection of images of intriguing structures, some long gone, others still around but changed over the years
Some of the winning images from this year’s contest, showcasing the natural world
Recent images of visitors to Iceland’s newest volcano