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Lone Tree Yellowstone Photo by Anita Erdmann A solitary tree surviving another harsh winter in Yellowstone National Park. (© Anita Erdmann) #
6 hours worth of night climbers on mount rainier
National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 - This is a streetcar in New Orleans travelling back towards The Quarter on St. Charles Ave. I held the camera against the window sill, making sure to divide the image equally between the inside and the outside. (Don Chamblee)
National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 - In Focus - The Atlantic
June 5, 2011 | a volcano in the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle chain of south-central Chile erupted after lying dormant for more than 50 years. The government evacuated several thousand residents as Puyehue threw ash more than 6 miles into the sky, pushing the plume toward neighboring Argentina. Authorities had already put the area around the volcano on alert after a flurry of earthquakes earlier on Saturday -- at one point, the tremors reached an average of 230 per hour.
A Rufous humming bird takes a much needed break on a pine tree, boasting his beautifully bright chest