• Spain: A group of vibrantly coloured flamingos takes flight in the Doñana region. These nomads c... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Spain: A group of vibrantly coloured flamingos takes flight in the Doñana region. These nomads can travel up to 300 kilometers in a single night. This image is from Wild Spain.
    Terra Mater / Wanda Vision / Herminio M. Muñiz
  • New York, NY, USA: An urban red-tailed hawk still has the remains of its prey on its beak. This i... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    New York, NY, USA: An urban red-tailed hawk still has the remains of its prey on its beak. This image is from Urban Jungle.
    National Geographic Television/ John Benam
  • Dubai Airport, UAE: Shot of a Boeing 777-300, parked at stand, front view, aerobridge attached. T... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Dubai Airport, UAE: Shot of a Boeing 777-300, parked at stand, front view, aerobridge attached. This image is from Urban Jungle Ultimate Airport Dubai.
    National Geographic Channels/ John Bonny
  • Pitt Point, San Cristobal Island, Galapagos, Ecuador: A juvenile red-footed boobie rests at a nes... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Pitt Point, San Cristobal Island, Galapagos, Ecuador: A juvenile red-footed boobie rests at a nesting site at Pitt Point, San Cristobal Island. This image is from Access 360°: Galapagos.
    National Geographic Channels/Singha Quansuwan
  • Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos, Ecuador: Baby giant Galapagos tortoises feast on leav... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos, Ecuador: Baby giant Galapagos tortoises feast on leaves at a breeding center at Galapagos National Park headquarters. This image is from Access 360°: Galapagos.
    National Geographic Channels/Singha Quansuwan
  • Polar bear swimming. This image is from Invasion of the Killer Whales. [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Polar bear swimming. This image is from Invasion of the Killer Whales.
    Terra Mater / Gretchen Freund
  • Socorro:  The whitetip reef shark (Triaenodon obesus) is well-known for its habit of lying motion... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Socorro: The whitetip reef shark (Triaenodon obesus) is well-known for its habit of lying motionless in caves for hours at a time during daylight hours at widely scattered locations throughout the tropical Indo-Pacific. This image is from Shark Junction.
    Earth Touch (PTY) LTD
  • Neskowin, OR, USA: Professor Chris Goldfinger, Paleo Seismologist at Oregon State University walk... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Neskowin, OR, USA: Professor Chris Goldfinger, Paleo Seismologist at Oregon State University walking on Neskowin Beach. This image is from The Next Mega Tsunami.
    National Geographic Channels/Sam Mortimore
  • Preston, ID, USA: A mountain lion sits in the high branches of a tree and stares at the camera. T... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Preston, ID, USA: A mountain lion sits in the high branches of a tree and stares at the camera. This image is from Urban Jungle.
    NGT/Boone Smith
  • Hong Kong, China:  Cesar poses for a photo with whistleblower Richard. This image is from Cesar T... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Hong Kong, China: Cesar poses for a photo with whistleblower Richard. This image is from Cesar To The Rescue Asia.
    National Geographic Channels / Janine Campbell
  • Valdosta, GA, USA: Colbert relaxes in his homemade bath tub. This image is from Live Free or Die. [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Valdosta, GA, USA: Colbert relaxes in his homemade bath tub. This image is from Live Free or Die.
    National Geographic Television/Ben Cannon
  • Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos, Ecuador: A sea lion sleeps on the road at Galapagos N... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos, Ecuador: A sea lion sleeps on the road at Galapagos National Park headquarters, Santa Cruz Island. This image is from Access 360°: Galapagos.
    National Geographic Channels/Dominic Young
  • North Andros, Andros, Bahamas: One the crops that Jeffrey Cartwright grows on his farm. This imag... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    North Andros, Andros, Bahamas: One the crops that Jeffrey Cartwright grows on his farm. This image is from Predator Patrol.
    National Geographic Channels/ Juan Antonio Puyal
  • Sunset in the polar region. This image is from Invasion of the Killer Whales. [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Sunset in the polar region. This image is from Invasion of the Killer Whales.
    Terra Mater / Gretchen Freund
  • Dubai Airport, UAE: Pele poses for photos with Najla Al Midfa and Rabee Al Awadi. This image is f... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Dubai Airport, UAE: Pele poses for photos with Najla Al Midfa and Rabee Al Awadi. This image is from Urban Jungle Ultimate Airport Dubai.
    National Geographic Channels/ John Bonny
  • Estes Park, CO, USA: A bull elk makes loud calls to attract a possible mate. This image is from U... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Estes Park, CO, USA: A bull elk makes loud calls to attract a possible mate. This image is from Urban Jungle.
    NGT/Kelly Sweet
  • Still image from animation of Philae separating from Rosetta and descending to the surface ... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Still image from animation of Philae separating from Rosetta and descending to the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in November 2014.
This image is from Comet Catcher: The Rosetta Landing.
    ESA–ATG Medialab
  • Spain: The Lataste’s viper can be seen day or night but usually it hides under rocks. This i... [Photo of the day - December 2014]
    Spain: The Lataste’s viper can be seen day or night but usually it hides under rocks. This image is from Wild Spain.
    Terra Mater / Wanda Vision / Joaquin Gutierrez Acha