Table of Contents
Life After Wounded Knee
Still deeply affected by the 1890 massacre, the Oglala Lakota find new hope in old ways.
Tim Samaras zips along with his 1,600-pound camera, aiming to snap the birth of a bolt.
Tibet’s Golden “Worm”
It’s part fungus, part moth larva. And for those who find yartsa gunbu, it’s pure profit.
Alexandra Fuller and Aaron Huey report on the powerful resurgence of tradition among the people of Pine Ridge.
Field Test: First Look
Catch a glimpse of stories to come in these daily dispatches from our photographers.
The Moment: Cover Potential
Posing with an acetate copy of the National Geographic cover brought smiles to members of the Oglala Sioux Nation.
Decorate your desktop with beautiful images from this month’s issue of the magazine.
An extraordinary cap made from a mushroom was mailed to National Geographic headquarters in 1920.
Visions of Earth
Each month, National Geographic features breathtaking photographs in Visions of Earth.