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Karen Brazell

Visual Designer and Photo Editor

Photo: A ‘miracle worker’ is born

Helen Keller’s teacher was born 145 years ago


Photo: The voice of youthful protest

A young girl joins anti-government protesters in Sanaa, Yemen.


Photo: Waiting for the war

On the 150th anniversary of the first shots of the Civil War, re-enactors in South Carolina prepare for battle.


Photo: Pink-nosed predators

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: Gas tank tree

A rainforest “grows” in a former industrial colossus in this German art exhibit.


Photo: Happy Birthday, Lady Day

Billie Holiday had no formal training, but her signature, emotive voice made her one of the most influential singers of all time.


Photo: Light my fire

Get yourself to Turkmenistan and don’t forget the marshmallows.


Photo: Seeds of dissent

Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei has been missing since he was detained Sunday.


Photo: Antelope on the rebound

Jumping for joy had consequences for little Howard.