May 29, 2011 In Alabama, many residents are still picking up the pieces after a wave of deadly tornadoes in April. The storms killed more than 200 and destroyed thousands of homes. In the hard-hit city of Tuscaloosa this weekend, a photographer is helping families replace something that seems irreplaceable: family portraits. Bradley George has more from member station WBHM.
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Tinted orange by the morning sun, a soaring dune is the backdrop for the hulks of camel thorn trees in Namib-Naukluft Park.
Frans Lanting/National Geographic
May 27, 2011 An image from National Geographic's June issue has people scratching their heads.
Interactive images provide a street view of Joplin, Mo., before and after the tornado.
May 26, 2011 Combined with screen grabs from Google street view, interactive images show how devastating the damage has been.
Liftoff at 15 Seconds, 1982
Jack Perlmutter/Courtesy of Smithsonian
May 26, 2011 The Space Age inspired a renaissance in American science — but it also gave rise to art.
Willie Mays in midair, 1954
May 25, 2011 A legendary photographer captures a legendary baseball player.
Photos from Brazil by Sebastian Liste
May 25, 2011 Photographer Sebastian Liste describes, in about 100 words, his series on a Brazilian sub-culture.
May 24, 2011 Auction photos show Ted Kaczynski's things in a meticulous, taxonomic fashion.
Harold Camping inside the Family Radio compound in Oakland, Calif.
May 24, 2011 Photos show Harold Camping and his church days before and immediately after the predicted May 21 rapture.
David Michael Kennedy with Heather Howard and Henry Crow Dog in front of their 1959 Airstream trailer.
Courtesy of David Michael Kennedy
May 23, 2011 A New Mexico photographer takes an extraordinary cross-country journey to rediscover what's lost about America.
A levee protects a home surrounded by floodwater from the Yazoo River near Vicksburg, Miss., May 18, 2011.
Scott Olson/Getty Images
May 20, 2011 The flooding Mississippi River has crested lower than expected in Vicksburg, Miss., but the Army Corps of Engineers warns it will be days before the surging waters recede. Before evacuating the area, however, some Mississippi residents took matters into their own hands.
May 18, 2011 Several years ago, an unusual face began appearing in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, over and over again. It wasn't a mug shot; it wasn't a columnist's headshot. It was the face of Billy Nardozzi.
If you're lucky, owners will lock their pets up behind a gate, but many times it will just be a flimsy rope that nearly reaches where you need to deposit the mail.
May 14, 2011 Ryan Bradford documents the dogs he encounters on his mail delivery route.
Cindy Sherman, Untitled, color coupler print, executed in 1981
Cindy Sherman/Courtesy of Christie's
May 13, 2011 The 1981 self-portrait taken by celebrated photographer Cindy Sherman was sold at a Christie's auction Wednesday.
A girl stands in the middle of a poppy field as Marines pass by on patrol.
May 13, 2011 Poppy is a key crop in the deadly Sangin District, and in a way, flowers fuel the fight: The Taliban earns hundreds of millions of dollars from the drug trade, which supplies 90 percent of the world's raw opium used for heroin. And during harvest season, fighting practically comes to a halt.
Neena Sasaki, 5, carries some of the family belongings from her home that was destroyed after the earthquake and tsunami in Rikuzentakata, Miyagi province, Japan, March 15, 2011.
Paula Bronstein/Getty Images
May 11, 2011 News from Japan has fallen below the fold but a group of photographers is committed to making people care.
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