Photo of the Day

a colony of emperor penguins in Antarctica
March 22, 2013

Emperor Penguin Colony, Antarctica

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features

Life is safer at the colony, where predators are few and company is close.

See more pictures from the November 2012 feature story "Escape Velocity."

Watch a video of the penguins in action »
Learn more about the shoot in a Q&A with Paul Nicklen »

Photograph by Paul Nicklen, National Geographic

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