The Most Beautiful Photographs Of 2014 Winners From the 2014 NatGeo Traveler Photo Contest: Julesburg, Colorado, USA First Place Winner of the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Contest: "The Independence Day"- Marko Korosec
This artist’s impression of the distant galaxy SMM shows large bright clouds a few hundred light-years in size, which are regions of active star formation. These “star factories” are similar in size to those in the Milky Way, but one
Plitvice Lakes, Croatia: Plitvice Lakes National Park is a haven of breathtaking views. The contrast of bright blue and green creates gripping visions for the imagination. It’s no less amazing in winter, when some of the lakes freeze.