Writer Robyn Davidson is photographed for National Geographic in 1977 in the outback, Australia. After a devastating three year drought the country west of carnegie station was littered with... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images
Photo by Rick Sheremeta, National Geographic. “I spent four days observing and photographing Brown Bears. The bears routine became pretty obvious - they’d fish for a while until their bellies were full, then they’d wander off into the grass for a little nap. This ole gal never quite got that far - after snaring this salmon, she wandered into a shallow pool at the side of the river, cradled the fish under her arm, and promptly nodded off.”
A 1969 illustration entitled A Blue Globe Hanging in the Sky ¿ Earth as seen from the moon by Charles Bittinger will be up for auction at Christie's sale of 'The National Geographic Collection: The Art of Exploration '