Magazine

Splash! Life as a mermaid

In Brazil, the mythical creature of the sea is quite real: women turn to mermaiding for an emotional lift and for fitness, incorporating free diving and underwater dancing skills.

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

Hopes and expectations: the journey of a fake girlfriend

A Chinese female blogger who posed as a man's Lunar New Year girlfriend says her experience illustrates the generational tensions over finding a marriage partner in China.

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

Getting to grips with sumo

With rare permission granted by sumo's governing body, Reuters was able to observe the prestigious Tomozuna stable's wrestlers training at their temporary Buddhist temple base for the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament that kicked off last week, gaining insight into the intricacies of sumo.

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

Classic car rally in Austrian Alps

Gorgeous cars in a gorgeous setting. What's not to love?

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

Hyenas spark admiration, not fear, in Ethiopia’s Harar city

Hyenas roam the streets of the ancient walled city of Harar in eastern Ethiopia every night, seeking scraps of meat to drag to the nearby caves. Abbas Yusuf, known as Hyena Man, learnt to feed the hyenas from his father, Yusuf Mume Salleh, who fed them for 45 years before passing the job to his son 13 years ago

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

The Photos Of 2017 Week 28

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

A Pow Wow gathering in New Mexico

Traditional dancers from Indian Nations compete at the 32nd annual Taos Pueblo Pow Wow, a social gathering and summer celebration.

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

Thailand’s crocodile farms

Thailand is home to some of the world's biggest crocodile farms, where tourists can see the giant reptiles lounging in the hot sun, chomping on chicken, or swarming in emerald green pools. Some 1.2 million crocodiles are kept on more than 1,000 farms in Thailand, according to figures from the Thai department of fisheries. Some are equipped with slaughterhouses and tanneries to produce luxury products

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

The Photos Of 2017 Week 25

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

Glastonbury 2017

It was that Glastonbury time of year again this past weekend. Sunshine, rain, tents, people and loads of music. It's an experience to behold, but you'll have to wait until 2019 for the next edition.
In the meantime enjoy these photos and rock on.

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

Art on the move in Pakistan

They pollute the roads and chug along at a snail's pace, but to their Pakistani owners the rickety trucks are moving pieces of art, commanding attention with garish portraits of flowers, Islamic art, and snow-capped Himalayan peaks.

Open this photogallery >

Magazine

The Photos Of 2017 Week 23

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

Open this photogallery >