Photo of the Day

children watching as performers wear an animal costume and dance to the flute
October 23, 2020

Party Animal

This picture from the July 1914 issue shows performers pretending to be an animal at a child's garden party in Japan. The image was part of a photo series covering Japanese childhood.
Photograph by Eliza Scidmore, Nat Geo Image Collection
Create a free account to continue and get unlimited access to hundreds of Nat Geo articles, plus newsletters.

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

Create your free account to continue reading

No credit card required. Unlimited access to free content.
Or get a Premium Subscription to access the best of Nat Geo - just $19