Photo of the Day

Picture of former gang members hanging out in hammocks inside a prison in El Salvador
July 22, 2022

El Salvador Prison

Former gang members hang in their hammocks at the San Francisco Gotera prison in El Salvador. A story in the March 2019 issue documented the violence and poverty in El Salvador that has driven many to flee for the United States.
Photograph by Moises Saman, Nat Geo Image Collection

Go Further

Subscriber Exclusive Content

See how NASA’s new Mars rover will explore the red planet

Why are people so dang obsessed with Mars?

How viruses shape our world

The era of greyhound racing in the U.S. is coming to an end

See how people have imagined life on Mars through history