The 29 Most Insane Photos From National Geographic's Instagram
Photojournalism champ meets Crazy Big World. Results = Off. The. Hook.
Above the clouds, Rio de Janeiro. Photo: @ladzinski.
Adventurer @elduder82 jumps between islands of ice across a shallow glacial pool on the Ruth Glacier, Denali National Park, Alaska. Photo: @argonautphoto.
Diving for back pearls, Fakarava, French Polynesia. Photo: @argonautphoto.
The power of gravity, Fisher Towers, Utah. Photo: @ladzinski.
40-foot backflip into the Atlantic, Biarritz, France. Photo: @pedromcbride.
Baby orangutans, International Animal Rescue Center, Ketapang, West Kalimantan, Indonesia. Photo: @TimLaman.
Stray dogs receive offerings at the mouth of the Ganges, India. Photo: @pedromcbride.
Photographer Aaron Huey staring down a 1,000 ft deep wormhole into blue ice on the Ruth Glacier, Alaska. Photo: @argonautphoto.
Cleaner Shrimp cleaning station, Bali. Photo: @TimLaman.
Cave explorer Beto Nava discovers a 20,000 year old grizzly bear skull deep in the Aktun-Hu cave system, Mexico. Photo: @paulnicklen.
Tourists diving with fake moai, Easter Island. Photo: @randyolson.
A curious manatee is watched by a tourist, Three Sisters Spring, Florida. Photo: @paulnicklen.
Hawaiian lifeguards employ "The Train." Lead runner @haakeaulana is carrying a 22kg (50lb) rock and towing three other lifeguards. Photo: @paulnicklen.
Professional climber Rob Pizem high above the canyon floor, San Rafael Swell, Utah. Photo: @ladzinski.
Climber Sonnie Trotter high above the Sierra. Photo: @coryrichards.
A Bajo elder who lost his arm to illegal bombfishing, Sampela, Indonesia. Photo: @coryrichards.
A mother and child, Omo Valley, Ethiopia. Photo: @randyolson.
Georgians lift and toss a 135kg (300lb) boulder over their heads, Svanetia, Georgian Republic. Photo: @argonautphoto.
Pro skateboarder @jono_schwan at sunset under a sky of ash during a state of emergency from summer fires, El Paso County, Colorado. Photo: @ladzinski.
Dr. Mitch Taylor tags a large male polar bear in a summer den, Arctic, 1994. Photo: @paulnicklen.
Baby captive bred pandas sit on a blanket at a panda breeding center, Ya'an, China. Photo: @amivitale.
Pilgrims prostration prayer, Tea Horse Road to Lhasa. Photo: @yamashitaphoto.
One handed cartwheel, Yellowstone Lake, USA. Photo: @ladzinski.
Just hanging out and Instagramming from the top of the world's tallest building, Dubai.
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