The Nashville Zoo welcomed two litters of clouded leopard cubs born over the course of a week last month. The births are a significant step to establishing a self-sustaining breeding program for this seriously endangered species.
Photo of the day
A rainforest “grows” in a former industrial colossus in this German art exhibit.
Billie Holiday had no formal training, but her signature, emotive voice made her one of the most influential singers of all time.
Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei has been missing since he was detained Sunday.
Our planetary neighbor gets its portrait taken for the first time from an orbiting spacecraft.
A group of Falmouth, Maine, firefighters ski down a slope on their way to the starting line before competing in the 21st Annual Firefighter’s Fundraising Race on March 27, 2011, at the Sunday River ski resort in Newry, Maine.