Photo of the Day

Picture of students in a hula class holding hands in a circle on a beach in Kauai
November 26, 2021

Hula Class

A hula master holds hands with students on a beach on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. This photo was shot for a December 2002 story on the efforts of native Hawaiians to preserve their Polynesian heritage more than a century after the U.S. toppled the peaceful kingdom.
Photograph by Lynn Johnson, 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