Aug 30, 2010

Anyone Need a Ride? - Tremendous Thailand: Land of Smiles - Photo Gallery - LIFE

Long-tail boats, used to ferry tourists around the island and to other small islands, rest on the shore of Koh Phi Phi's main beach.

Aug 25, 2010

50 Years Ago: Photographs of an Antarctic Odyssey

For the 100th anniversary of Roald Amundsen’s and Robert Falcon Scott’s race to the South Pole, Mr. McCabe has published a book of photographs and journal entries called “DeepFreeze! A Photographer’s Antarctic Odyssey in the Year 1959.”

In Mongolia, the Horse-Headed Fiddle Rides Again

“Mongols really like horses,” explained B. Bayaraa, a dean at the Mongolian University of Culture and Arts. “The morin khuur really reflects the feeling, the spirit of the Mongols — it was the main musical instrument.”