Nearly hidden against the rocks behind it, a temple overlooking a pool is just one of many buildings spread out over ten square miles near Hampi, INDIA. The area, now a UNESCO World Heritage site, was the last capital of the Hindu kingdom of Vijayanagar, which flourished from the 14th to 16th centuries. August 20, 2013.
Nelson Falls is located in the West Coast of Tasmania. As the sun sets, the forest help diffuse the harsh Australian sun. Long exposure and a polarising filter combine to help create a surreal, dream-like scene to the cascading waterfall.
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I saw an incredible clip of a paddle boarder and two whales (in Australia) this week, and it made me recall the underwater photography of Anuar Patjane. His photograph—below—of a humpback whale and her newborn calf around Roca Partida Island in Revillagigedo, Mexico, won the National Geographic Traveler photo contest last year. When I see divers under the water like this, …
In 2007, high levels of bromate—a carcinogen formed when bromide and chlorine react with sunlight—were found in Los Angeles’s Ivanhoe Reservoir. Today three million black plastic balls help deflect UV rays.