On a tall spire atop the highest peak in the Wuling Mountains sit a pair of Buddhist temples, separated by a narrow gorge.
Photos from the past few years of the Antarctic landscape, wildlife, and research facilities, and some of the work taking place there
A handful of images from the lofty peaks and valleys of Daocheng County in China’s Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture.
A handful of images of Mexico’s Yucatán, from jungle pyramids to peaceful beaches and more
Recent images of Croatia’s dramatic landscape, cities, parks, and shorelines
In south central China’s Guizhou province sits Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, home to nearly four million people, beautiful scenery, and colorful festivals.
Once a thriving community, the now-empty brick houses of Houtouwan stand completely covered by blankets of vegetation.
Recent images from across southeast Alaska, a narrow strip of coastal islands and mountains that stretches more than 500 miles along the Pacific Ocean.
A collection of images of the soaring landscape around Zhangjiajie in Hunan Province in South Central China.
Off the coast of Yemen, in the Arabian Sea, lies the isolated Socotra Island, where hundreds of plants and animals have developed into unique species.
In the Afar region of northern Ethiopia, lies a vast, tortured, desert plain called the Danakil Depression.
A visit to the amazing clifftop monasteries of Meteora in central Greece.
The Kingdom of Bhutan is a deeply traditional nation, and has been slow to adopt modern development. Reuters photographer Cathal McNaughton spent time there capturing some of the interplay of new and old.
Getty Images photographer Mario Tama recently spent a short time in Ushuaia, Argentina, capturing images of the harbor, the city, the people, the mountains, and nearby glaciers.
A journey along the historic Silk Road, traveling from east to west, from Xi’an, China, to Tyre, Lebanon.
Images from the past few years of the Antarctic landscape, wildlife, research facilities, and some of the scientific work taking place there.
Every autumn, a spectacular animal migration takes place in Georgia’s Tusheti region in the northern Caucasus Mountains.
A collection of images from recent years, taken by photographers on the ground, out at sea, and in the air, showing some of Norway’s spectacular scenery.
Yellowstone, now 145 years old, was the first national park established in the world.
One last aerial photo tour of the country of Georgia, before new drone laws kick in.
Images of the vertical cityscape, street scenes, monuments, people, and natural landscapes of Hong Kong.
Ethiopia is home to more than 100 million people and is composed of wildly varying landscapes and an incredible diversity of ethnic and religious groups.
The Dead Sea, on the border between Israel and Jordan, is the lowest and saltiest body of water in the world—and experts say it is on course to dry out by 2050.
In northwestern China, the vast Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region is home to nearly 22 million residents.
Tornadoes in Missouri, paratroopers in France, abortion-rights protests in New York City, the Great Wall Marathon in China, a newborn walrus in Germany, and much more
Supporters of the presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto took to the streets of Jakarta, clashing violently with riot police, after his loss to incumbent President Joko Widodo was announced on Wednesday.
Images of asteroids, comets, trans-Neptunian objects, meteors, and more
Observations of Vesak, or Buddha Day, from several countries across Asia