This yellow bird perched on the apple tree in my backyard, and started to dare me to get a good shot of her. She put on a command performance that is second to none I have seen. But in the end she outsmart me with her busybody self.
Some parts of northern Chile have never seen a drop of rain, yet flamingos, cacti and more than one million people have learned to survive in these arid badlands. Read more. (Joel Sartore/National Geographic Stock) At its centre, the Atacama Desert is known as the driest place on Earth, with sterile intimidating stretches where rain has never
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