Lose yourself in our planet’s beauty with the winners of Wiki Loves Earth

Community Photo contests Wikimedia Commons

A lonely monastery. The sun rising over the desert. A walk through a national park. These are just a few of the spectacular sights captured in the winners of the international Wiki Loves Earth photography competition, announced today. Coming in first place, seen at top, is a shot of the famed columnar basalt of Cape Stolbchaty, located in Russia’s….

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Discover a world of natural heritage through the winning images from Wiki Loves Earth

Community From the archives Photo contests Wikimedia Commons

Nearly 132,000 images, all freely licensed, have been added to Wikimedia Commons in the fourth annual Wiki Loves Earth. The photographic contest focuses on protected areas, unique places of natural heritage, to document them for future generations.

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Bridging Wikimedia and "education for all" at UNESCO Mobile Learning Week

Education From the archives

Late last month, educators, tech professionals, and policy makers came together in Paris for Mobile Learning Week, an annual four-day conference that this year was devoted to the problem of "education in emergencies."

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