Amazing collection of cool photos from National Geographic.
An elevated view of the private gardens in Christchurch, New Zealand, January 1972.
A wealthy group of young people relax by a pool in California, 1940.
A solitary fisherman’s home keeps watch on quiet Placentia Bay in Newfoundland, Canada, 1974.
Irish Guards remain at attention after one guardsman faints in London, England, June 1966.
Gulls take food from travelers on a passenger boat off the Channel Islands, Great Britain, May 1971.
Motorists pass people on a scenic road atop a cliff overlooking a bay near Trieste, Italy, 1956.
Tourists explore massive dead tree with tunnel cut out for a road in Sequoia National Forest, May 1951.
Three shafts of sunlight illuminate the basilica and its mosaic floor in the Vatican, December 1971.
A kitten aboard a floating Victoria water lily pad in the Philippines, 1935.
Embracing the fjord, a dusk-dimmed Bergen laps against mountain walls, Norway, 1971
Women use compact mirrors in packed crowd to catch sight of the queen in London, June 1966.
A man sells goldfish in baggies tied to a tree branch in Beirut, Lebanon, February 1983.
A shark guides migrating salmon into the shallows off Baxter Cliffs in Australia, April 1995.
A field turns from orange to green as harvesters pick marigold flowers in Los Mochis, Mexico, 1967.
A young Kenyan woman holds her pet deer in Mombassa, March 1909.
A woman working on a mosaic of Mary and baby Jesus in Vatican City.
A park visitor films an American black bear and her two cubs in Yellowstone, December 1965.
Aerial of the Great Salt Lake in Utah.
Astronaut Neil Armstrong floats in his space suit in a pool of water in 1967.
South Africans relax on a sunny, cabana-lined beach in Cape Town, South Africa, August 1953.
A raft rests peacefully on Switzerland’s Lake Thun, September 1985.
American bison charge through heavy snow in Yellowstone National Park, November 1967.
Children circle around an ultraviolet lamp to get a dose of vitamin D in Murmansk, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, August 1977.
Victoria Falls in Zambia.
A Native American sends smoke signals in Montana, June 1909.
A sled dog, tied to a whale rib, howls under the midnight sun in Alaska, 1969.
Iron and manganese seepage creates streaks on a sandstone wall on Lake Powell in Utah, July 1967.
With claws bared, a kitten attacks its own mirrored reflection, 1964.
Visitors stare in awe at the stained glass windows of Sainte Chapelle in Paris, May 1968.
The Halls of Mirrors reflects the reign of the Sun King in Versailles, France, July 1989.
Women in bright dress walk by a fountain with the Taj Mahal in the background, 1959.