Photo of the Day

Profile of a Mexican gray wolf
March 4, 2009

Mexican Gray Wolf

This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features Still on shaky ground, the Mexican gray wolf, an endangered subspecies, is slowly increasing in number in Arizona and New Mexico, thanks to captive breeding. See more photographs from the January 2009 feature story "Last One".
Photograph by Joel Sartore; photographed at the Wild Canid Survival and Research Center, Eureka, Missouri

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