A family poses for a portrait in Valparaiso, Nebraska.
Three teenagers pose on top of an old International Harvester truck on a farm in Bennet, Nebraska.
A group of ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta) at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.
A teenage girl sits in a chair below a decorative fish.
A photographer sets out gear needed for a photo shoot.
A woman sits on her couch with her cat.
Cousins spend time together over the holidays.
A tourist sitting on a jackalope at Wall Drug in Wall, SD.
A crab-eating raccoon (Procyon cancrivorus nigripes) at the Nispero Zoo.
Lions in the northern end of Queen Elizabeth National Park.
A woman watches a marathon from the comfort of her home.
Two people watch a marathon from the comfort of theirhome.
A swift fox (Vulpes velox) at the Columbus Zoo.
A man is bathed in the glow of his phone while on a bat bioblitz in the Big Bend Wildlife Management Area near Perry, Florida.
A distressed woman in Elkhorn, Nebraska.
A depressed looking woman in Elkhorn, Nebraska.
A vulnerable male spectacled bear named ‘Boo’ (Tremarctos ornatus) at Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure near Salina, Kansas.
Dr. Edward O. Wilson rests in Mozambique, Africa.
A pair of Guinea baboons (Papio papio) at the Indianapolis Zoo.
A Guinea baboon (Papio papio) at the Indianapolis Zoo.
An endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) at Zoo Atlanta.
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