Photograph by Michael K. Nichols
It's time to start planning your adventures for 2012. Here are Traveler magazine's 20 best places in the world to visit, including Virunga Volcanoes.
Kingo and his family of western lowland gorillas are giving researchers an intimate glimpse into their private lives.
Animals thrive in a remote Zambian valley, all in step with the seasonal rhythms of the Luangwa River.
Travel Photos From Your Shot
Browse Stunning Images of These Natural Marvels
Shop National Geographic
Special Ad Section
Watch as Nat Geo photographers reveal what drives them to create iconic images.