Travel & Adventure News

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Aztec dance, a World War II reenactment, tragedy in Haiti, and more in the week's best news photos.

November 13, 2008
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Newfound rock art paintings in northern Australia may reveal that peoples from neighboring Indonesia traded with Aborigines centuries before the arrival of the British.

November 07, 2008
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Obama appears as Superman, the world's youngest king is crowned, and more in our picks of the week's news photos.

November 6, 2008
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A voodoo follower honors the dead, an archer on horseback aims for a target, and more in our weekly update of culture photos.

November 3, 2008
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Hubble's snaps back with a stunning shot, martial artists kick up a dust storm, and more in the week's best news photos.

October 30, 2008
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A supersonic car, a brand-new mosque, and Los Angeles wildfires are captured in some of the week's best photos.

October 23, 2008
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Brazilian Christians pray before a mass baptism, a lizard sculpture eyes chefs at the Culinary Olympics, and more in our weekly update of culture photos.

October 20, 2008
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Boxed penguins, blazes in L.A., a ball of "lightning," and a big shipwreck are captured in some of the week's best news photos.

October 16, 2008
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A Russian rocket carries an American space tourist, the Hubble Space Telescope discovers a "Cosmic Eye," and more in our weekly update of space photos.

October 14, 2008
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Hundreds of fruit species flourish in the Amazon region, but relatively few--like antioxidant-rich acai, a wild palm fruit --ever reach international markets. Experts say fruits are a vital part of the Amazon's wealth and may provide important alternatives to timber.

October 14, 2008
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An American multi-millionaire, who paid for his adventure through Russia's space program, arrives on the International Space Station.

October 14, 2008
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The Western Wall, the Queen Elizabeth 2, Iceland's financial meltdown, and more are featured in our picks of the week's news photos.

October 9, 2008
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Hundreds of hot air balloons prepare for flight, firecrackers explode at a vegetarian festival in Phuket, and more in our weekly update of culture photos.

October 6, 2008
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A lion mounts a horse, a skull is knifed, China celebrates its first space walk, and more in our picks of the week's news photos.

October 2, 2008
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The U.S. adventurer's plane "disintegrated" when it hit a California mountain, experts said. The presence of bears and other scavengers may help explain why so few remains have been found.

October 2, 2008

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