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Ancient Soul of Iran
The glories of Persia inspire the modern nation.
International Photo Contest
National Geographic's international photo contest will be open for entries starting August 1.
Submit your photo, check out Your Shot jigsaw puzzles, and see reader photos published in National Geographic.
Decorate your desktop with beautiful images from this month's issue of the magazine.
Visions of Earth
Each month, National Geographic features breathtaking photographs in Visions of Earth.
Editor in Chief Chris Johns writes about raising awareness of the need for conservation on Bioko Island.