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Photo of the Day : Nature & Weather

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Picture of a desert rose on the cliffs of Socotra

Desert Rose, Socotra

Photo of the Day, September 17, 2012

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A desert rose anchors itself on the Maalah cliffs ...

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Picture of the Bruneau-Jarbridge River Wilderness in Idaho

Bruneau River System, Idaho

Photo of the Day, September 16, 2012

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Bruneau River System
Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Wilderness, Idaho
94.7 ...

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Picture of a woman walking along an autumn street in Latvia

Riga, Latvia

Photo of the Day, September 15, 2012

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This is autumn 2011 in the city center of ...

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Picture of a fur seal and a Sally Lightfoot crab in the Galapagos

Seal and Crab, Galápagos

Photo of the Day, September 14, 2012

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This was taken on Santiago Island in the Gal ...

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Picture of a volcanic ridge in Iceland

Landmannalaugar, Iceland

Photo of the Day, September 13, 2012

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The first beams of a June day spotlight a ...

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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

(This photo was ...

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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

(This photo and caption were submitted ...

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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 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 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

(This ...

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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 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 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 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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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: A long exposure of fireflies in a forest

Fireflies

Photo of the Day, August 6, 2012

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The dream of the night of summer. Many Japanese visualize the ...

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Photo: A coyote curled up in the snow in Yellowstone

Coyote, Yellowstone National Park

Photo of the Day, July 17, 2012

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With a strong vision and sense of smell, and the ability ...

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Photo: The shadow of a butterfly seen through a leaf

Butterfly, Texas

Photo of the Day, July 15, 2012

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I captured this image while visiting the butterfly exhibit in Houston ...

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Photo: A mass of ladybugs in a field in Serbia

Ladybugs, Serbia

Photo of the Day, July 12, 2012

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I have never seen so many ladybugs in one place. At ...

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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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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: 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 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 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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