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Photo: Tour boat seen from the surface of water

Tour Boat, Kenya Coast

Photo of the Day, November 20, 2009

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On the 11th of July 2008 I was snorkeling off the ...

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Photo: Dandelion against blue sky

Dandelion

Photo of the Day, November 19, 2009

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Parachute ball dandelion on bright Icelandic blue sky.

 

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Bread, Ilala Ferry, Malawi

Photo of the Day, November 18, 2009

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Girl from Nkata Bay sells bread on the Ilala Ferry, Malawi ...

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Photo: Grove of Aspen trees

Aspen Grove, Oregon

Photo of the Day, November 17, 2009

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On the road to the Steens Mountain peak in eastern Oregon ...

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Girl in Church Pews

Photo of the Day, November 16, 2009

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A young girl at a wedding rehearsal


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Photo: Reflection of tree and dock in a lake

Spitfire Lake Reflection

Photo of the Day, November 15, 2009

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Taken on Spitfire Lake in the Adirondack Park at around 7 ...

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Cucumber Facial

Photo of the Day, November 14, 2009

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Girls just want to have fun—and a cool cucumber facial ...

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Leopard in Tall Grass, Namibia

Photo of the Day, November 13, 2009

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Out on our early morning drive in the Ongrava Reserve near ...

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Photo: Painter next to a self-portrait

Painter, Paris

Photo of the Day, November 12, 2009

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A Paris painter hides his face as he sees a photographer ...

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Photo: Group of hippos

Hippo Pool, Tanzania

Photo of the Day, November 11, 2009

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It was nap time at this hippo pool in Tanzania in ...

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Doorway and Green Field, Scotland

Photo of the Day, November 10, 2009

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On a recent visit to Scotland I caught this shot of ...

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Photo: Sunset seen through an arched building

Arc de Triomphe Sunset, Paris

Photo of the Day, November 9, 2009

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After a long day walking all around Paris, heading back to ...

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Red Flower, Friendswood, Texas

Photo of the Day, November 8, 2009

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The second Friendswood, Texas, flood of 2009 settled to reveal this ...

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Tsagaannuur Border, Western Mongolia

Photo of the Day, November 7, 2009

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After playing among the travelers entering their country, several boys scale ...

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Photo: Dark clouds over a green field

Thunderstorm Clouds, Colorado

Photo of the Day, November 6, 2009

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A southern Colorado rancher's field following a massive thunderstorm


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Photo: Close-up of a gecko’s eye

Smith's Green-Eyed Gecko

Photo of the Day, November 5, 2009

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Staying in Asia for many years has given me the opportunity ...

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Barley Field, New Zealand

Photo of the Day, November 4, 2009

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My grandfather was born and raised on our New Zealand farm ...

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Monastery Window, Ladakh

Photo of the Day, November 3, 2009

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Monastery in northern Ladakh, winter morning.


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Train Station, India

Photo of the Day, November 2, 2009

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India seems to be constantly in motion, a country that continues ...

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Crowded Street, Kathmandu

Photo of the Day, November 1, 2009

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Kathmandu has become such a chaotic place. The streets are crowded ...

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Sequined Dresses, Acapulco

Photo of the Day, October 31, 2009

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Dancers whirling in sequined dresses inspired by ...

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Persian Scholars, Iran

Photo of the Day, October 30, 2009

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With the exception of their veils, these ...

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Gingerbread Fair, Paris

Photo of the Day, October 29, 2009

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At the Gingerbread fair, Place de la ...

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Photo: Large ship entering a harbor

Mayflower II, New York Harbor

Photo of the Day, October 28, 2009

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Mayflower II entering New York Harbor


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Photo: Homes with green gravel lawns

Green Gravel Lawns, Arizona

Photo of the Day, October 27, 2009

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Green gravel lawns dress homes in Sun ...

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Photo: Children exposed to ultraviolet light

Ultraviolet Bath, Russia

Photo of the Day, October 26, 2009

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Make-believe summer lasts for a minute or ...

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Life in Costa Rica, 1981

Photo of the Day, October 25, 2009

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It's a hardscrabble life, but getting ...

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Noodle Maker, Hong Kong

Photo of the Day, October 24, 2009

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In a haze of flour dust, a ...

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Horse Rider With Boleadoras

Photo of the Day, October 23, 2009

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"When Luis Marden dropped in by air ...

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Photo: Woman in high heels on a cobblestone street

High Heels on Cobblestones, Louisiana

Photo of the Day, October 22, 2009

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Because the region around New Orleans is ...

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Sampling Arctic Ocean Water

Photo of the Day, October 21, 2009

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Fridtjof Nansen takes a reading of deep ...

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Divers, Louisiana

Photo of the Day, October 20, 2009

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Swimming and diving are on the curriculum ...

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Photo: Man-made lightning striking a model power line

Lightning Model

Photo of the Day, October 19, 2009

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Westinghouse engineers use this miniature system for ...

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Photo: Icebreaker ship

Icebreaker, Antarctic

Photo of the Day, October 18, 2009

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U.S.S. Atka stands off Crater ...

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Light and Shadow, Agra, India

Photo of the Day, October 17, 2009

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The fall of light, Agra


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Photo: Triplet policemen in a squad car

Triplet Policemen, New Jersey

Photo of the Day, October 16, 2009

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New Jersey's triple threat: the Koralja ...

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