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The 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest Winners

The 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest Winners

More than 18,000 picures were submitted to the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. These are the 11 winners that beat the competition.
No, You’re Not On Drugs: Colombia’s River Of Five Colors Is Real

No, You’re Not On Drugs: Colombia’s River Of Five Colors Is Real

Head deep into the Colombian wilderness to find the River of Five Colors, a national, technicolor treasure.
The Lifecycle Of A Queen (Bumble) Bee

The Lifecycle Of A Queen (Bumble) Bee

We recognize them by their hum, signature yellow-black stripes and for being invaluable to our ecosystem. These bumblebee facts will only add to that.
5 Animals With Superpowers Way Cooler Than X-Men

5 Animals With Superpowers Way Cooler Than X-Men

Real animals with superpowers are way more exciting than fictional superheroes. Prepare to be amazed.
Mitch Dobrowner’s Photography Makes Destructive Storms Absolutely Beautiful

Mitch Dobrowner’s Photography Makes Destructive Storms Absolutely Beautiful

While most run away from the bruise-colored nightmares, Mitch Dobrowner transforms them into magnificent works of art.
Flower Artist Makoto Azuma Sends Trees And Flowers Into Space

Flower Artist Makoto Azuma Sends Trees And Flowers Into Space

As part of his most recent project, flower artist Makoto Azuma dropped flower arrangements from the sky, capturing the entire fall on camera.
30 Eerily Beautiful Photos Of Abandoned Iceland

30 Eerily Beautiful Photos Of Abandoned Iceland

The frigid island is typically associated with enchantment and natural splendor; these photos of abandoned Iceland present a slightly more sinister view.
Dirt, Disease, And Death: What Life Was Like During The Dust Bowl

Dirt, Disease, And Death: What Life Was Like During The Dust Bowl

The greatest environmental catastrophe in American history, the Dust Bowl, was not the result of nature; it was caused by man.
Cueva Ventana, Puerto Rico’s Natural “Star”

Cueva Ventana, Puerto Rico’s Natural “Star”

Puerto Rico's picturesque vista, Cueva Ventana, is no stranger to cinema. And with views like this, it's easy to see why.
An Awesome Jellyfish Installation That Only Appears At Night

An Awesome Jellyfish Installation That Only Appears At Night

In late June, an eerie blue glow appeared from a derelict building in Liverpool. See the glowing jellyfish installation from Walter Hugo & Zoniel.
Desert Wildflowers Breathe Life Into The Desolate

Desert Wildflowers Breathe Life Into The Desolate

Guy Tal's love affair with desert wildflowers is about more than just photography -- it's part of his life's philosophy.