Over 70 hopefuls from across the globe compete in the preliminary competition.
Miss Australia answers a thought-provoking question from the judges.
A special holiday greeting from the 2012 Miss Universe contestants.
Miss USA (Olivia Culpo) is crowned Miss Universe 2012.
Miss Philippines responds to a tough question from the judges.
The finalists work the runway in their sexy swimwear.
Miss Ukraine shares who she would trade lives with if given the opportunity.
Judge Tamron Hall asks Miss Jamaica about her position on the death penalty.
The 10 contestants are announced for Miss Universe 2011.
Will Miss Mexico or Miss Jamaica be crowned Miss Universe 2010?
The final five contestants are announced for Miss Universe 2011.
The Top 16 contestants are announced for Miss Universe 2011.
Judge Niki Taylor asks Miss Australia what, if any, role a government should play in fashion trends and choices.
Hosts Bret Michaels and Natalie Morales kick off the Miss Universe 2010 Pageant.
The last five contestants strut their stuff before the final decision.
Miss Angola explains which of her physical qualities she would change if given a chance.