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Photo: Snow-covered trees in a field

Alberta, Canada

Photo of the Day, January 2, 2011

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Beautiful frost at sunset in Alberta

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Photo: Yellow bird building a nest

Southern Masked Weaver

Photo of the Day, January 1, 2011

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It was a priceless opportunity to watch these amazing builders constructing ...

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Photo: Large stalagmites in a Vitenam cave

Cave Stalagmites, Vietnam

Photo of the Day, December 31, 2010

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Streams of light from the surface unveil stalagmites fat ...

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Photo: Fishermen preparing fishing nets

Fishermen, Thailand

Photo of the Day, December 30, 2010

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Thai fishermen prepare a net for night fishing. I ...

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Photo: Seaside landscape

Cuba Coast

Photo of the Day, December 29, 2010

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I took this in the early morning in Cuba ...

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Photo: Ancestral Puebloan graneries

Grand Canyon National Park

Photo of the Day, December 28, 2010

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Ancestral Puebloan granaries, Nankoweap Canyon, Colorado River, Marble Canyon ...

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Photo: Historian on the Niger River

Niger River

Photo of the Day, December 27, 2010

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Timbuktu historian and philosopher Ismael Diadie Haidara takes a ...

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Photo: Motocross biker

Motocross Biker, Colorado

Photo of the Day, December 26, 2010

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Track owner Donnie Burns hurls into a dark heaven ...

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Photo: Snow-covered mountain in Europe

Western Breithorn

Photo of the Day, December 25, 2010

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Western Breithorn, European Alps. It is considered to be ...

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Photo: Namsto lake

Namsto Lake, Tibet

Photo of the Day, December 24, 2010

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In Tibetan, Namsto means “Heavenly Lake,” and the serene ...

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Photo: Woman watching a Good Friday procession

Good Friday Procession, Italy

Photo of the Day, December 23, 2010

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An elderly woman has a front-window view of a ...

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Photo: Irish landscape

Giant’s Causeway, Ireland

Photo of the Day, December 22, 2010

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People visiting Northern Ireland necessarily go to the Giant ...

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Photo: Window of a moving train

Train Trip, Sweden

Photo of the Day, December 21, 2010

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This picture was taken in northern Sweden during a ...

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Photo: Man smoking a pipe

Mana Village Man

Photo of the Day, December 20, 2010

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Mana village, Uttaranchal, India and Tibet border

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Photo: Chinese opera troupe

Chinese Opera Troupe

Photo of the Day, December 19, 2010

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This Chinese opera troupe spends half of the year ...

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Photo: Serengeti sunset

Serengeti, Tanzania

Photo of the Day, December 18, 2010

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This was shot in the Serengeti, Tanzania, April 2010 ...

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Photo: Large cave in Vitenam

Hang Son Doong Photo

Photo of the Day, December 17, 2010

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A half-mile block of 40-story buildings could fit inside ...

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Photo: Fisherman at sunset

Rawa Pening, Indonesia

Photo of the Day, December 16, 2010

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A fisherman in Rawa Pening, central Java, Indonesia

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Photo: Polar bear leaning on a large ship

Polar Bear, Norway

Photo of the Day, December 15, 2010

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A curious female polar bear approaches the Lindblad Expeditions ...

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Photo: Iceland landscape

Lagoon, Iceland

Photo of the Day, December 14, 2010

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I travelled around Iceland for two weeks with my ...

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Photo: Kite surfer

Kite Surfer, South Africa

Photo of the Day, December 13, 2010

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Kite surfers riding the wind, Table View, Cape Town ...

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Photo: Storm clouds over a cornfield

Storm Clouds, Utah

Photo of the Day, December 12, 2010

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Storm clouds move in over a Utah cornfield at ...

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Photo: Colorful umbrellas

Colorful Umbrellas, Laos

Photo of the Day, December 11, 2010

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This photo was taken in Luang Prabang, Laos.

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Photo: Surfer on a South African beach

Surfer, South Africa

Photo of the Day, December 10, 2010

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This photo was taken in Elandsbaai, South Africa. This ...

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Photo: Death Valley salt bed

Badwater Basin, Death Valley

Photo of the Day, December 9, 2010

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This was taken in Death Valley at a location ...

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Photo: Festival goers

Dragon Boat Festival, China

Photo of the Day, December 8, 2010

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The Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional cultural event ...

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Photo: Hiker in Point Reyes, California

Point Reyes, California

Photo of the Day, December 7, 2010

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Point Reyes, California, near the top of the cliff ...

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Photo: Tourists in an ancient city

Megiddo

Photo of the Day, December 6, 2010

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Tourists explore Megiddo, an ancient city north of Jerusalem ...

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Photo: Snorkeler and fish in Thailand

Snorkeler, Thailand

Photo of the Day, December 5, 2010

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I headed out to Thailand from Los Angeles for ...

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Photo: Perth sand dunes

Sand Dunes, Australia

Photo of the Day, December 4, 2010

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The east of Lancelin town is bordered by endless ...

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Photo: Kayakers near a rock formation

Kayakers, Land’s End

Photo of the Day, December 3, 2010

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Kayakers navigate the waters around Land’s End in ...

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Photo: Twilight in Santorini

Santorini, Greece

Photo of the Day, December 2, 2010

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I went to Santorini toward the end of the ...

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Photo: Storm clouds over a bay

Storm Clouds, Nushagak Bay

Photo of the Day, December 1, 2010

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Storm clouds gather over Nushagak Bay, where a tempest ...

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Photo: Green praying mantis

Praying Mantis, Virginia

Photo of the Day, November 30, 2010

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A praying mantis spreads its wings.



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Photo: Anemones and soft corals

Anemones and Soft Corals

Photo of the Day, November 29, 2010

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Vibrant anemones and soft corals are part of the ecosystem in ...

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Photo: Lioness yawning

Lioness, Kenya

Photo of the Day, November 28, 2010

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A lioness lets out a mighty yawn to shake away the ...

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