A group of scarabs from the Scarabaeid family, July 1929.
Photograph by Edwin L. Wisherd, National Geographic
Aerial view of harbor created to supply the invasion of Normandy, June 1944.
Photograph courtesy U.S. War Department
Boats ferry through a canal to bypass the Peloponnesus in Corinth, Greece, December 1956.
Photograph by David Boyer, National Geographic
Paratroopers in training land in a dusty field at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, February 1962.
Photograph by Winfield Parks, National Geographic
A raft rests peacefully on Switzerland’s Lake Thun, September 1985.
Photograph by Jodi Cobb, National Geographic
A shark guides migrating salmon into the shallows off Baxter Cliffs in Australia, April 1995.
Photograph by Sam Abell, National Geographic
A natural swimming hole in Prairie Creek Park in California, June 1938.
Photograph by B. Anthony Stewart, National Geographic