National Park

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Waterfall close-up (look at all the little small strands!), Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand

Happy National Dog Day! Out on the trail or curled up on the bed, we love our four-legged friends. At Denali National Park in Alaska, sled dogs are important members of the team. Here’s Tephra, a 9-year-old Alaskan husky working her last season before she retires this month. Photo of Tephra posing with fireweed by Miles Leguineche, National Park Service.

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Pack of wolves harassing a bison that strayed from the herd, Yellowstone National Park

Last week, Glacier National Park in Montana received its first snow of the season. While it closed Going-to-the-Sun Road from St. Mary to Logan Pass for a short time, that section of the road has reopened, offering visitors as chance to enjoy a beautiful, wintery world. Photo by National Park Service.

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Lightning illuminates the North Rim of the Grand Canyon before the MIlky Way appears

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Videographer zooms in on a meteor fireball caught over Mt. Rainier in timelapse imagery (many of the other fast-moving lights are planes).