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Photo: A lioness with her cubs in Kenya

Lions and Cubs, Kenya

Photo of the Day, June 14, 2012

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A lion and lioness share some quality time with their ...

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Photo: A nighttime view of the Matterhorn

Matterhorn at Night

Photo of the Day, June 13, 2012

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The Matterhorn, 14,691 feet (4,478 meters), at full ...

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Photo: A girl standing in a forest of baobab trees in Madagascar

Girl and Baobabs, Madagascar

Photo of the Day, June 12, 2012

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Near the city of Morondava on the west coast of ...

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Photo: Deer grazing underneath falling cherry blossom petals

Falling Petals, Japan

Photo of the Day, June 11, 2012

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I sat down on a stump for a rest after ...

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Photo: Taj Mahal, India

Taj Mahal, India

Photo of the Day, June 10, 2012

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When light pours over the Taj Mahal everything else clears ...

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Photo: An Adélie penguin colony in Antarctica

Penguins, Antarctica

Photo of the Day, June 9, 2012

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At the Adélie penguin colony near Esperanza Base in Antarctica ...

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Photo: A man blowing fire in Thailand

Fire Performer, Thailand

Photo of the Day, June 8, 2012

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While working with a Discovery Channel group in Thailand, I ...

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Photo: Mount Bromo emitting smoke

Mount Bromo, Indonesia

Photo of the Day, June 7, 2012

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Taken in the morning at Mount Bromo, East Java, Indonesia ...

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Photo: A child photographed in a building in Brazil

Portrait, Brazil

Photo of the Day, June 6, 2012

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Christiane, a child of the "roofless" movement in Salvador, Brazil ...

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Photo: Svartifoss waterfall in Iceland

Svartifoss, Iceland

Photo of the Day, June 5, 2012

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Svartifoss (Black Fall) is surrounded by the dark lava columns ...

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Photo: Young monkey with adult monkeys in Indonesia

Monkeys, Indonesia

Photo of the Day, June 4, 2012

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The wild offspring stares while the elders rummage through a ...

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Photo: An aerial view of Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Photo of the Day, June 3, 2012

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After spending two months in the beautiful city of Rio ...

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Photo: Candles in front of Al Khazneh in Petra, Jordan

Petra, Jordan

Photo of the Day, June 2, 2012

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Photo: A 1950s Buick traveling the National Highway in Cuba

Buick, Cuba

Photo of the Day, June 1, 2012

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The National Highway in Cuba has many stretches where you ...

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Photo: Hikers trekking through Claustral Canyon in Australia

Claustral Canyon, Australia

Photo of the Day, May 31, 2012

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Veteran guide John Robens (at far left) leads a ...

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Photo: A mountain biker rides through the mist in South Africa.

Mountain Biker, South Africa

Photo of the Day, May 30, 2012

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The town of Hilton in South Africa is known ...

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Photo: Renan Ozturk slacklining over the Gavea Stone in Rio de Janeiro

Slackline, Rio de Janeiro

Photo of the Day, May 29, 2012

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The sunset slackline image is of my good friend ...

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Photo: Vehicles driving over salt flats in Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Photo of the Day, May 28, 2012

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On the eastern margin of Salar de Uyuni in ...

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Photo: A Sherpa carrying luggage near a monastery in Nepal

Mount Everest, Nepal

Photo of the Day, May 27, 2012

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A Sherpa carries luggage in the vicinity of the ...

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Photo: Scientists collecting samples from a giant redwood tree

Redwood Tree, California

Photo of the Day, May 26, 2012

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Partway up a 350-foot tree, botanist Marie Antoine (at ...

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Photo: Skiier Max Kuszaj skiing at sunset in Utah

Sunset Skiing, Utah

Photo of the Day, May 25, 2012

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Max Kuszaj skis at sunset in Alta, Utah.

Find ...

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Photo: A volcanologist on Mutnovsky volcano in Kamchatka, Russia

Mutnovsky Volcano, Kamchatka

Photo of the Day, May 24, 2012

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A volcanologist strides through a murky expanse of steam ...

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Photo: A climber scaling a frozen waterfall in Croatia

Ice Climbing, Croatia

Photo of the Day, May 23, 2012

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The long retention of low temperature favored the icing ...

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Photo: A diver exploring a bed of deepwater whip coral off the coast of Japan

Deepwater Whip Coral, Japan

Photo of the Day, May 22, 2012

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What looks like a tangle of gnarled cables is ...

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Photo: Surfer Coco Ho photographed beneath a wave

Underwater Surfer

Photo of the Day, May 21, 2012

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Surfer Coco Ho is momentarily suspended weightless between the ...

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Photo: A cyclist riding through the salt flats of Utah

Biking, Utah

Photo of the Day, May 20, 2012

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Taken last July out on the salt flats on ...

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Photo: A kayaker paddling over Outlet Falls in Washington State

Kayaker, Outlet Falls

Photo of the Day, May 19, 2012

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Luke Spencer paddles off Outlet Falls in Washington State ...

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Photo: A diver following a guideline through a cave in the Bahamas

Dan's Cave, Abaco Island

Photo of the Day, May 18, 2012

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Following the guideline her life depends on, a diver ...

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Photo: A tent belonging to the expedition team on the rim of the Nyirangongo volcano

Nyiragongo Volcano Expedition

Photo of the Day, May 17, 2012

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A cooking tent belonging to expedition scientists glows in ...

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Photo: A climber navigating sharp pinnacles of limestone in Madagascar

Tsingy Climbing, Madagascar

Photo of the Day, May 16, 2012

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Climber John "Razor Sharp" Benson weaves through skin-ripping pinnacles ...

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Photo: Day dawning over the Western Cwm

Western Cwm, Mount Everest

Photo of the Day, May 15, 2012

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At dawn, a sliver of moon shines above the ...

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Photo: A skier jumping through a ring of fire in Whistler, Canada

Skiier, Whistler

Photo of the Day, May 14, 2012

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A skier in Whistler, Canada, jumps through a ring ...

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Photo: A kayaker on still waters in Greenland

Kayaking, Greenland

Photo of the Day, May 13, 2012

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Kayaking in Torssukatak fjord, near Kummiut, east Greenland

(This ...

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Photo: A pair of hikers climbing a boulder-strewn pass in Alaska

Arrigetch Peaks, Alaska

Photo of the Day, May 12, 2012

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Arrigetch Peaks, August 23, 2010
"These teeter-tottering granite boulders ...

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Photo: Cavers at the entrance of Ora Cave in Papua New Guinea

Ora Cave, Papua New Guinea

Photo of the Day, May 11, 2012

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The crash of rapids surrounds expedition leader David Gill ...

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Photo: A freerunner practicing parkour in Montreal

Freerunner, Montreal

Photo of the Day, May 10, 2012

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This shot was taken in Montreal. I’m documenting ...

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