Photograph by Kevin Fleming/CORBIS
Mogadishu is ground zero for the failed state of Somalia. Yet to the north, Somaliland is stable and at peace. What happened?
Along Africa's harsh frontier between desert and forest, crossing some lines can be fatal.
The Strait of Malacca. Pirates haunt it. Sailors fear it. Global trade depends on it.
Travel Photos From Your Shot
See Captivating Photos of Our Days' End—Submitted by Members of the Your Shot Community
Shop National Geographic
Special Ad Section
Watch as Nat Geo photographers reveal what drives them to create iconic images.