Scenes of people getting into the holiday spirit—bringing a little color, brightness, and wonder into the season.
On Monday, Indian police and forestry officials carried out a series of forced evictions of illegally built houses inside the Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary, a protected habitat for wild elephants.
A journey along the historic Silk Road, traveling from east to west, from Xi’an, China, to Tyre, Lebanon.
Meet the bikers, ex-soldiers, and teenagers preparing to defend their borders.
A cross-border wedding in southern California, “Hammy,” the deer with a hammock stuck in his antlers, in Canada, Turkey pardoning in Washington D.C., Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, and much more.
Robert Mugabe, the 93-year-old leader of Zimbabwe announced he was resigning after a brutal 37-year reign, setting off wild celebrations across the country.
In the mountains of China’s Sichuan Province, a network of research centers and wildlife sanctuaries has been established to support native endangered species.
The eighth annual panoramic photo competition has just come to a close, and the winning images and honorable mentions have been announced.
The Ministry of Fun Santa School opens for the season in England, a red fox meets a stegosaurus in Siberia, Australians vote to allow same-sex marriage, and much more.
Toward the end of autumn, parts of northern India and Pakistan are frequently covered by a thick smog caused by a temperature inversion. This year is particularly bad.
Images from the past few years of the Antarctic landscape, wildlife, research facilities, and some of the scientific work taking place there.
For the past 12 days, President Trump has been on a wide-ranging tour across Asia.
A cross-border mass on the Rio Grande, First Lady Melania Trump visits the Great Wall, terrible smog in India, a bear prepares for hibernation in Kosovo, and much more.
Thousands of families in the besieged towns and villages of Syria see their children off to school every day, despite the risks.
Topped by an enormous dome of overlapping geometric lattices, the new Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum will open to the public this weekend.
Russia is marking the 100th anniversary of the 1917 October Revolution on November 7, 2017.
Photographer Peter Campbell captured many scenes from the 1939 New York World's Fair in full color, both during the day and at night.
Jacaranda trees in Sydney, a ruined French castle seeking adoption, spooky scenes from Halloween and the Day of the Dead, and much more.
A few more of this year’s amazing entries in the photo competition.
On this day, the 160th anniversary of the founding of our illustrious magazine, The Atlantic, I invite you to pause and let yourself be transported back to the year 1857.
A figure-skating championship in Finland, a rugby tournament in Afghanistan, the Magh Mela festival in India, a soldier’s funeral in Ukraine, an ice storm in Texas, and much more
Images of the annual fire festival held in the Shetland Islands from the past 20 years.
Images of Japanese macaques relaxing and staying warm in the waters of a mountain hot spring
Frustration at the Australian Open, a light show in London, Republic Day parade rehearsals in India, snow cover in Yosemite Valley, anti-government protests in Peru, and much more