The simple beauty in the shapes formed by murmurations, captured by various photographers over the past few years
Images of capybaras young and old, in the wilds of South America, in safari parks in Europe, hot springs in Japan, and elsewhere, often pictured with a friend or two
Images of the pets, working animals, and wildlife that have become victims, evacuees, rescuers, and comforters after California’s deadliest and most destructive wildfire
Dogs, cats, and other animals that were left behind, or caught in the storm, are being rescued and cared for by owners, neighbors, and first responders.
Fashions and technologies may change over time, but cats never go out of style.
Some of the best bird photography of the year—a collection of the 2018 winners and runners-up.
Apropos of nothing in particular, today we have a collection of images of hoofed mammals swimming and splashing about.
In north central Mongolia, the Dukha people have lived a nomadic life with their reindeer herds for generations—today, that way of life is under pressure.
A special Sunday event, a photographic essay celebrating a few of these magnificent raptors. Not Eagles (nor Patriots), these superb owls hail from all over the world.
A collection of photos of some of the kangaroos, cats, capybaras, and many other animals who decided to intrude upon us humans while we were in the middle of important sporting events.
A collection of images of mountain gorillas in their home habitat in central Africa.
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.
In the mountains of China’s Sichuan Province, a network of research centers and wildlife sanctuaries has been established to support native endangered species.
Every autumn, a spectacular animal migration takes place in Georgia’s Tusheti region in the northern Caucasus Mountains.
High in the Russian Far East lies Wrangel Island, a harsh landscape that supports a surprisingly diverse ecosystem.
After being struck by three major earthquakes in the past month, rescue workers and volunteers across Mexico have been working around the clock, with the help of local and international teams of sniffer dogs and their handlers.
Yellowstone, now 145 years old, was the first national park established in the world.
Finalists from the annual photo competition produced by the Natural History Museum in London
The dogs and cats of flood victims are being cared for by owners, neighbors, and first responders across the region.
Since 2011, August 12 has been set aside as World Elephant Day, supported by numerous conservation agencies as a day to “spread awareness, share knowledge, and provide solutions for better care and management of both captive and wild elephants.”
Fishermen in Cenderawasih Bay in West Papua, Indonesia, have long believed that whale sharks bring good luck.
The annual Swan Upping began today in London, England—a five-day census counting swans and young cygnets belonging to the Queen.
Spectacular wildlife photography: the winners and runners-up from the 2017 Audubon Photography Awards competition.
Happy Mother’s Day! I thought it would be nice to share these photos of different animal moms and their baby cubs, cygnets, piglets, pups, joeys, calves, and more on this day.
Some of the top images from the 16 categories of underwater photography in this year’s competition
A look at the construction of Beijing Daxing International Airport, a massive new transportation facility set to open later this year
Teachers on strike in Los Angeles, “Kiss a Ginger Day” in Ireland, a terror attack in Nairobi, fashion shows in Berlin and Paris, the “No Pants Subway Ride” in New York, and much more
On January 7, a group of 334 competitors began the 41st annual Dakar Rally: a punishing 10-day, 3,000-mile race across the Peruvian desert.