The Garden of Europe

The Garden of Europe
Images in and around Keukenhof park, also known as the Garden of Europe, in Lisse, Netherlands.


Rio's polluted beaches

Rio's polluted beaches
Coming up to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, beaches stewn with garbage have continued to face criticism locally and abroad.


A precarious life beyond Syria

A precarious life beyond Syria
Turkey began building refugee camps near its border with Syria in mid-2011, little knowing that the country’s brutal conflict would last so long and bring so many people, many of them women and children, across its frontier.


Tensions high in Kramatorsk standoff

Tensions high in Kramatorsk standoff
Locals confront Ukrainian soldiers in eastern town


Fifteen years of Columbine memorials

Fifteen years of Columbine memorials
On April 20, 1999 two students walked into Columbine High School and killed 13 people before taking their own lives. Fifteen years have passed since the tragedy, but each year people come together to remember the victims.


Artist creates fantasy world from hand-cut books

Artist creates fantasy world from hand-cut books
Andrea Mastrovito dreams up magical installation


British Mammal Photographer of the Year 2014

British Mammal Photographer of the Year 2014
Award-winning wildlife pictures


Smithsonian’s 11th Annual Photo Contest

Smithsonian’s 11th Annual Photo Contest
American institution announces finalists in yearly photography competition