Category: NATURE/SPACE

Jan 4, 2016

The Top 100 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2015

The Top 100 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2015

The Sifter’s top 100 photos featured in 2015

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Jan 4, 2016

6 Amazing Close-Ups of Individual Snowflakes from this Winter

6 Amazing Close-Ups of Individual Snowflakes from this Winter

In an ongoing series of close-ups of individual snowflakes, Alexey Kljatov captures these delicate structures in amazing clarity and detail

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Dec 30, 2015

Picture of the Day: Patagonia Dreaming

Picture of the Day: Patagonia Dreaming

Photography by Andy Lee

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Dec 29, 2015

Picture of the Day: Elephant Rock, Iceland

Picture of the Day: Elephant Rock, Iceland

Located on the Icelandic island of Heimaey (literally Home Island), is a rocky outcrop appropriately known as ‘Elephant Rock’

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Dec 29, 2015

The Winners from the 2015 National Geographic Photo Contest (13 Photos)

The Winners from the 2015 National Geographic Photo Contest (13 Photos)

This year’s contest received over 13,000 entries. Congratulations to all of the winners!

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Dec 28, 2015

Picture of the Day: Earthrise 2015

Picture of the Day: Earthrise 2015

NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) recently captured a unique view of Earth from the spacecraft’s vantage point in orbit around the moon

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Dec 24, 2015

12 Highlights from National Geographic’s Daily Travel Photo: Best of 2015

12 Highlights from National Geographic’s Daily Travel Photo: Best of 2015

May cause sudden urge to travel

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