A cliffside convenience store in China, a Peruvian sunset, a nesting stork in Belarus, three lost bear cubs in Bulgaria, a historic handshake in the Korean Demilitarized Zone, and much more.
A baby visits the U.S. Senate floor, Boston Marathoners end up miserably wet, orca whales hunt seal pups in Argentina, Israel celebrates its independence day, and much more.
Protests in France and Gaza, a homemade full-scale Airbus 320 replica in China, Mark Zuckerberg testifies on Capitol Hill, celebrating the Buddhist new year, a toppled statue in China, and much more.
Shinmoedake Volcano erupts in Japan, marches commemorate the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., teachers go on strike in Oklahoma, flowers are planted in potholes in Belgium, and much more.
Gigantic rice bowls in Hong Kong, a basketball-playing robot in Tokyo, a chocolate gorilla in Belgium, the Naked Pig Skiing Carnival in China, and much more.
The Luminale festival in Germany, Space Needle renovations in Seattle, pointy boots in Mexico, St. Patrick's Day in Ireland, and much more.
Skijoring in Montana, a Russian presidential candidate in Moscow, a walkout against gun violence across the U.S., the stark and lonely route of a German volunteer mailman, and more.
A powerful nor'easter rocks New England, International Women's Day observed worldwide, Sydney’s Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade, and much more.
Tree weddings in Mexico, an armed church ceremony in Pennsylvania, the colors of Holi in India,bipedal robot fights in Japan, and much more.
A flour war in Greece, mountain hares in Scotland, students marching against guns in the U.S., the Mach Loop in Wales, and much more.
The U.S. Toboggan Championships in Maine, scenes from New York Fashion Week, a camel trip on a Siberian steppe, and much more.
The successful launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket, an electric car in orbit, colorful Carnival costumes, Turkish Van cats, continued airstrikes in Syria, an earthquake in Taiwan, post-Super Bowl celebrations in Philadelphia, and much more.
A rare lunar eclipse, snowy Shanghai, the Black Panther premiere, floating faces based on Chelsea Manning’s DNA data, the State of the Union, and much more.
Alpine sports in Austria and the U.S., the Doomsday Clock advances, a beautiful landscape in Angola, extreme cold in Siberia, big surf in Hawaii, and much more.
The pope’s visit to South America, big surf in Portugal, bull wrestling in India, a false alarm in Hawaii, a massive oil spill in the East China Sea, and much more.
The Singapore Zoo shows off its babies, ice blankets in the U.S., fog drifts in the U.K., Saudi Arabia opens its first automotive showroom solely for women, and much more.
A buffalo herd runs in Hungary, Potato the corgi runs in Boston, protests erupt in Iran, a “bomb cyclone” hits the northeastern U.S., and much more.
People stranded at Disneyland, a spectacular rocket launch in California, polar bears dance for the Pope, Christmas on an Australian beach, and much more.
Preparations for Christmas around the world, big surf in Portugal, taming the Thomas Fire in California, an Amtrak crash in Washington state, and much more.
The Thomas Fire in southern California, leopards in India and New York, unrest in the West Bank and Argentina, Christmas in a Brazilian prison, and much more.
California wildfires, the Sankta Lucia Festival of Light in England, a snowy football game in New York, Glasgow's annual Santa Dash, and much more.
Tax bill protests in Washington D.C., Pope Francis’s visit to Myanmar, Christmas celebrations around the world, a Krampus sighting in Slovenia, and much more.
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.
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.
Recent images of robotic technology around the world
Snapshots from Google Earth, all rectangles of the same size and scale, approximately three and a half miles wide by two miles tall—showing seven square miles of the varied surface of our planet in each view
Recent photographs from Mexico Beach, Panama City, and neighboring Florida towns, as the full extent of the damage wrought by Hurricane Michael becomes clearer.
A seal pup in Wales, a luxury hotel in a quarry pit in Shanghai, space-suit testing on a tropical island, damage from Hurricane Michael in Florida, Swiss fighter aircraft in the Alps, and much more