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Picture of a crocodile’s teeth

Crocodile, Serengeti

Photo of the Day, September 12, 2012

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Close-up of a crocodile’s teeth

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Picture of a mother Ural owl and chick in Estonia

Ural Owls, Estonia

Photo of the Day, September 11, 2012

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She looks sweet grooming her chick, but don't ...

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Picture of swimmers in Russia

Swimmers, Russia

Photo of the Day, September 10, 2012

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Summer, the short, sweet release from the interminable cocoon ...

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Picture of cabbage coral near Raja Ampat

Cabbage Coral, Indonesia

Photo of the Day, September 9, 2012

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An expanse of cabbage coral attached to the slope ...

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Picture of elephants crossing a river in South Africa

Elephants, South Africa

Photo of the Day, September 8, 2012

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We sat in our safari vehicle and watched as ...

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Picture of Bryce Canyon at sunrise

Sunrise, Bryce Canyon

Photo of the Day, September 7, 2012

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At Inspiration Point, one of the best experiences ever ...

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Picture of a tornado in North Dakota

Tornado, North Dakota

Photo of the Day, September 6, 2012

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Regan, North Dakota
A dying tornado like this one ...

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Picture of al Saleh Mosque in a rainstorm

Al Saleh Mosque, Yemen

Photo of the Day, September 5, 2012

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Lights atop the 300-foot minarets at four-year-old al Saleh ...

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Picture of Litlanesfoss, Iceland, seen from above

Litlanesfoss, Iceland

Photo of the Day, September 4, 2012

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At Litlanesfoss, the waterfall cross-sections an ancient lava flow ...

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Picture of star trails over the Atlantic Ocean

Star Trails, New Jersey

Photo of the Day, September 3, 2012

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Taken on April 19, 2012, in Strathmere, New Jersey ...

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Picture of a tulip bloom among geranium leaves

Tulip and Geraniums

Photo of the Day, September 2, 2012

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In the garden

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Picture of a man performing capoeira on a beach in Brazil

Ipanema, Brazil

Photo of the Day, September 1, 2012

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Brazilian capoeira is a traditional dance with amazing fight ...

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Picture of an aurora over Iceland

Northern Lights, Iceland

Photo of the Day, August 31, 2012

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On this night northern lights had been predicted, so I decided ...

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Picture of a small airplane flying over the Tami River in Serbia

Airplane, Serbia

Photo of the Day, August 30, 2012

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The River Tami near Pančevo, Vojvodina, Serbia

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Picture of two girls walking along a path in a park in the United Kingdom

Park, United Kingdom

Photo of the Day, August 29, 2012

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Two girls wear little going home regardless of the freezing temperature ...

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Picture of people standing in the fountain of a water park in Peru

Water Park, Peru

Photo of the Day, August 28, 2012

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El Circuito Mágico del Agua in Lima, Peru, South America, is ...

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Picture of a path in an aspen forest in Colorado

Aspen Forest, Colorado

Photo of the Day, August 27, 2012

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A leaf-covered road entering the deep aspen forests of Colorado

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Picture of a dog lying in a city square in Bolivia

Siesta, La Paz

Photo of the Day, August 26, 2012

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A dog taking a siesta with the pigeons in the middle ...

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Picture of a person creating sparks during a long exposure

Circle of Sparks

Photo of the Day, August 25, 2012

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Used burning steel wool combined with a moon-filled night to create ...

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Picture of a man and woman riding a bicycle down a city street in Japan

Bicycle Ride, Japan

Photo of the Day, August 24, 2012

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A couple riding a bicycle in front of me, Shinsaibashi, Osaka ...

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Picture of a flamingo at a natural hot spring in Bolivia

Flamingo, Bolivia

Photo of the Day, August 23, 2012

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Taken at sunrise at Termas de Chalviri, Bolivia, in January 2012 ...

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Picture of a woman seen between the cars of a passing train

Woman, Train Platform

Photo of the Day, August 22, 2012

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"Be sincere: it never crossed your mind to want to see ...

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Picture of a rock formation off a beach in Japan

Shoreline, Japan

Photo of the Day, August 21, 2012

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Kitaibaraki City, Japan

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Picture of people splashing water on each other in Thailand

New Year Celebration, Thailand

Photo of the Day, August 20, 2012

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In Thailand, people celebrate Songkran as the traditional New Year’s ...

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Picture of a school of ciscoes in the subarctic waters of Canada

Ciscoes, Canada

Photo of the Day, August 19, 2012

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I entered the water on a cloudy day in late fall ...

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Picture of grass and flowers after a rainstorm

Wildflowers

Photo of the Day, August 18, 2012

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On this day there were many rains. After a drencher I ...

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Picture of a pod of hippos in Tanzania

Hippos, Tanzania

Photo of the Day, August 17, 2012

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I have often heard that hippos are especially dangerous because of ...

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Picture of a coconut vendor on an island in Bangladesh

Coconut Vendor, Bangladesh

Photo of the Day, August 16, 2012

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A man is bringing green coconuts to his stall. Only he ...

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Picture of a lotus leaf in a garden in Japan

Lotus Leaf, Japan

Photo of the Day, August 15, 2012

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I saw this lovely lotus inside the Kyoto Botanical Garden. The ...

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Photo: A climber standing inside an ice cave in Slovenia

Ice Cave, Slovenia

Photo of the Day, August 14, 2012

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Ice caves are melting; that's a fact. In an ice ...

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Picture of lightning strikes off the shore of the Caspian Sea

Lightning, Iran

Photo of the Day, August 13, 2012

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After three years I went to visit my family in Iran ...

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Photo: Big Ben as seen from the Westminster Bridge

Big Ben, London

Photo of the Day, August 12, 2012

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I took this picture while I was playing with my camera ...

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Photo: A young goatherd with her flock in Somaliland, Somalia

Goatherd, Somalia

Photo of the Day, August 11, 2012

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Picture taken during my trip to Somaliland of a little girl ...

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Photo: The Tash Rabat Caravanserai landmark in Kyrgyzstan

Silk Road, Kyrgyzstan

Photo of the Day, August 10, 2012

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In the wild territories of south Kyrgyzstan, not far from the ...

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Photo: A couple embracing in front of a painting at the Museum of Modern Art in New York

Museum of Modern Art, New York

Photo of the Day, August 9, 2012

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A couple adores Monet's "Water Lilies" at the Museum of ...

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Photo: A sandhill crane in flight over a lake in Michigan

Sandhill Crane, Michigan

Photo of the Day, August 8, 2012

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I took this photo of a sandhill crane at Wildwing Lake ...

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