A jaguar on the hunt trips a camera trap at a spot frequented by piglike peccaries, a favorite prey. To the Waorani, one of the native groups in this area, jaguars are ancestral spirits that visit shamans in dreams to tell them where game is plentiful in the forest.
Photograph by Steve Winter (more)
Preparing to launch from the sea to the sea ice, an Emperor penguin reaches maximum speed.
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Libyans enjoy a visit to Sabratah's ancient Roman theater, one of Africa's largest.
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