January 1, 2013 A look at how people around the world celebrated the arrival of 2013 — some with quiet moments, and some with as much revelry as possible.
December 31, 2012 You'll be the belle of the New Year's Eve party when you announce: "Um, technically, it's not a ball. It's an icosahedral geodesic sphere."
December 28, 2012 This looks and sounds more like sci-fi, but this is nonfiction farming. Photographer Freya Najade journeys into the evolving state of Europe's agricultural system, observing fewer humans, more robots and, oddly, less and less time outside.
December 27, 2012 NASA's Curiosity rover turned its camera around and captured a beautiful self-portrait from Gale Crater.
December 20, 2012 Between 1941 and 1976, New York commuters were charmed by posters of regular New York women while riding the city's trains and buses. "Miss Subways" was selected each month by New Yorkers, in a pageant that reflected America's diversity long before the nation's other beauty contests.
December 20, 2012 This is just the gateway to a an amazing interactive photo experience.
December 20, 2012 Even if you can't go to Everest, you can come close with this amazing interactive image. The most intrepid mountaineers haven't seen the mountain quite like this.
December 19, 2012 Mark Menjivar collaborated with former refugees from El Salvador's civil war to make portraits that convey their strength and dedication to their homeland.
December 17, 2012 Take some time to think over the big questions posed by President Obama: "Why are we here? What gives our life meaning? What gives our acts purpose?"
December 14, 2012 Small stuff is having a moment — and photographer Christopher Boffoli isn't at all surprised. His series of miniature scene-setting food photos was inspired by the films and TV shows he watched growing up.
December 13, 2012 Those numbers represent one giant sequoia. Oh, also: The "President," as it's called, is more than 3,000 years old.
December 12, 2012 Frank Sinatra's hometown is swiftly morphing into a commuter hub. What does that mean for the longstanding business owners? It's hard enough to survive the economy, let alone Hurricane Sandy.