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Winners of Animal Photo Contest

mothernaturenetwork: The winners of the Nature Conservancy’s 2013 Digital Photo contest have been announced. See all the stunning photos. You can see our digital photo albums of fanshots from explore.org here, and create your own collection from our live cams.

Late afternoon light in Mississippi.

Move Over Monday Just some gorgeous, late afternoon light in Mississippi. Did You Know? Cotton is a major crop in Mississippi. “It ranks third behind poultry and forestry in state commodities… Mississippi producers plant approximately 1.1 million acres of cotton annually” (MSU). “During the late medieval period, cotton became known as an imported fiber in

Move Over Monday: Labor Day

Move Over Monday Labor Day. BBQs. Pools. End of Summer. Rounding down into a Presidential election and the World Series. Epitome of Americana. Check out Explore.org’s Classic Americana photo album. These iconic photos take us across a pictorial road trip of the western United States. More than 100 years since its founding, “Labor Day, the