A rare view of Mount Everest, Miami in the '80s and '90s and other best photos of the week.
From actors preparing for a Chinese opera performance to a beautiful fishing village in west Greenland, here are the winning images from this year's National Geographic contest.
What gets left behind in the wake of the California fires, the Guardian's shortlist of best photographers of the year, and the love and agony captured by Polaroids.
The defining news photos of 2017, domestic slavery in India, and the weird world of wildlife contraband.
A Nordic island with more sheep than people, a doll with a living soul, and the backstories of award-winning photos.
A dreamy stroll around neon Tokyo, a trip back to foggy 20th-century San Francisco and what life after addiction looks like.
A Mississippi town that is finally desegregating its schools, the cultural violence against women in Nepal and an artist's 20-year documentation of a Roma family.
Flint's river of poison, the elaborate funeral of Thailand's beloved king and New York City seen through the eyes of a cab driver.
People living with Alzheimer's disease, the graffiti of Valparaíso, Chile, and ice fishers protecting themselves against the cold using plastic bags.
What nuclear weapons leave in their wake, the visual politics of Colin Kaepernick and what it's like living in a volcanic danger zone.
What Puerto Rico looked like when Trump came to visit, the daily battle to survive along the Virginia Pike and the story behind the most haunting photos from the Las Vegas shooting.
The seven men claiming to be Jesus, quirky photos of US culture in Europe, and the wild life of Hugh Hefner.
A look at "adult baby" fetishists, former Boko Haram captives in Nigeria, and the great vanishing act of India's shores.
Drag queens in "half drag," the place where your "Made in China" trinkets get made, and the best wildlife photography of the year.
The devastation of Hurricane Irma, a nordic noir odyssey through Scandinavia and color images of Russia from 100 years ago.
The last Americans to visit North Korea, drone photos of Georgia and a photographer documenting her own battle with Harvey.
Photographing musicians backstage, a man who lives with hyenas, and the different sides of a nude exhibitionist.
The aftermath of the Charlottesville attack, a different, more intimate side of Washington D.C. and what's it like to grow up as a girl in the Gaza Strip.
Hunting with eagles in the mountains of Mongolia, photos of LGBTQ Japan and a glimpse inside the remains of secret World War II bunkers.
The funniest pet photos of the year, an Instagram project on micro-aggressions, and what daily life is like in conflict zones.
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