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Photo: A frog peeking out from a gourd

Frog and Gourd

Photo of the Day, July 10, 2012

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

This is Gordon who lives in the gourd out on the ...

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Photo: Canada geese in a misty fen in the Netherlands

Canada Geese, Netherlands

Photo of the Day, July 9, 2012

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Canada geese in a fen on a misty day in the ...

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Picture of a crocodile in the Daintree River in Australia

Crocodile, Australia

Photo of the Day, July 8, 2012

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Daintree River, Queensland, Australia

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Photo: Giraffes walking among gazelles in Africa

Giraffes and Gazelles, Namibia

Photo of the Day, July 7, 2012

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Giraffes and gazelles near Okondeka waterhole, Namibia

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Photo: Snorkelers swimming among sharks in French Polynesia

Snorkelers and Sharks, French Polynesia

Photo of the Day, July 6, 2012

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

In Moorea, French Polynesia, the warm, turquoise-blue waters are often the ...

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Photo: A bear in Finland

Bear, Finland

Photo of the Day, July 5, 2012

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A bear in no-man's-land

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Photo: A brightly colored lizard in Cuba

Lizard, Cuba

Photo of the Day, July 4, 2012

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A lizard stops for a morning visit.

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Photo: Japanese macaques warming themselves in Japan

Japanese Macaques

Photo of the Day, July 3, 2012

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata) warm up in a pool of thermal ...

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Photo: A club-winged manakin in a tree in Ecuador

Club-Winged Manakin, Ecuador

Photo of the Day, July 2, 2012

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

A club-winged manakin lifts its wings to make music. Machaeropterus deliciosus ...

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Picture of a baby elephant and its mother in the Serengeti

Elephants, Serengeti

Photo of the Day, July 1, 2012

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On photo safari in the Serengeti in February 2012, we caught ...

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Photo: A Japanese maple tree in Portland, Oregon

Japanese Maple, Oregon

Photo of the Day, June 30, 2012

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A Japanese maple reveals autumn colors in the Portland Japanese ...

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Photo: Devotees taking a break from an Easter celebration in Italy

Easter Celebration, Italy

Photo of the Day, June 29, 2012

This Month in Photo of the Day: Traveler Contest Images

During the Easter holy celebration called Misteri (mystery) in Trapani ...

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Photo: A forest in Germany

Morning Forest, Germany

Photo of the Day, June 28, 2012

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Photo was taken on September 25, 2011, at 7:46 ...

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Photo: A man practicing tai chi at sunrise along the Bund in Shanghai

Tai Chi, Shanghai

Photo of the Day, June 27, 2012

This Month in Photo of the Day: Traveler Contest Images

I was jet-lagged after a 16-hour flight from Chicago. Since ...

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Photo: The village of Gásadalur in the Faroe Islands

Village, Faroe Islands

Photo of the Day, June 26, 2012

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The village of Gásadalur with the island of Mykines in ...

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Photo: A Day of the Dead celebration in Mexico

Day of the Dead, Mexico

Photo of the Day, June 25, 2012

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Day of the Dead in Aguacalientes, Mexico

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Photo: A snow-dusted landscape in Wyoming

Snowfall, Wyoming

Photo of the Day, June 24, 2012

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While traveling on business I came across this magnificent winter ...

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Photo: A car sits on top of a building in tsunami-affected Japan.

Car, Japan

Photo of the Day, June 23, 2012

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A car still sits where the water left it five ...

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Photo: A harlequin shrimp in Indonesia

Harlequin Shrimp, Indonesia

Photo of the Day, June 22, 2012

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I found this creature under the water in Lembeh Strait ...

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Photo: Visitors at an ancient Roman amphitheater in Jordan

Roman Amphitheater, Jordan

Photo of the Day, June 21, 2012

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This ancient Roman amphitheater is a major tourist attraction for ...

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Photo: A sunset over a river in Sri Lanka

Sunset, Sri Lanka

Photo of the Day, June 20, 2012

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Driving along the coastal road by a river, the sunset ...

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Photo: A mountain goat on a peak in Colorado

Mountain Goat, Colorado

Photo of the Day, June 19, 2012

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On a weekend trip to Westcliffe, Colorado, we drove to ...

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Photo: People gathered in an abandoned building in Lithuania to watch a Formula One race

Formula One Spectators, Lithuania

Photo of the Day, June 18, 2012

This Month in Photo of the Day: Traveler Contest Images

People watching a car-racing event from an abandoned building. Curiosity ...

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Photo: A dock stretching out into the water on the coast of Cuba

Playa Flamenco, Cuba

Photo of the Day, June 17, 2012

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The north coast of Cuba has some of the most ...

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Photo: Two women underneath the Khaju Bridge in Iran

Khaju Bridge, Iran

Photo of the Day, June 16, 2012

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This photo was taken in Esfahan, Iran, on Khaju Bridge ...

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Photo: A woman swimming in a lake in Chile during a rainstorm

Rainstorm, Chile

Photo of the Day, June 15, 2012

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My sister in the south of Chile. We were sitting ...

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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

This Month in Photo of the Day: Traveler Contest Images

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

This Month in Photo of the Day: Traveler Contest Images

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

This Month in Photo of the Day: Traveler Contest Images

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

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