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Wed, Oct 01, 2014 1:00 PM
Do you have a special nature spot where you go to find a few moments of peace? If not, you can borrow this one.
Luckily for us, 2 good Samaritans filmed their rescue of a chubby prairie dog that was having a hard time escaping from a narrow tunnel in the road.
In keeping with being a weird place, Death Valley's roaming rocks involve ice in the desert.
Researchers discovered that bichir raised on land took to walking with more grace than those bichir raised in water.
Learn more about this hidden gem located in the middle of Utah's San Rafael Desert.
According to the International Astronomical Union, paying to name a star or purchasing extraterrestrial real estate will simply get you a 'temporary feeling of happiness.'
The risk of 'severe, pervasive and irreversible impacts' is quickly rising worldwide, the draft report warns.
The common pheasant's success story is best told by hunters.
NASA engineers are driving the robots around the parking lots surrounding Kennedy's Launch Control Center as the swarmies hunt for slips of paper.
During droughts, the giant trees increasingly use 'storage water' and shut down the process of photosynthesis.
Spiders find a niche and stick with it when they hang out with spiders they know, but become less consistent among strangers.
The M-class flare on Sunday didn't erupt in the direction of Earth, but if it had, it could've amplified the planet's northern lights displays.
The last passenger pigeon died Sept. 1, 1914, making this Sept. 1 the 100th anniversary of the species' extinction.
The AsiaSat6 satellite is designed to distribute video and broadband service to customers throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
These predatory insects might just be a cicada's worst nightmare.
Some animals go to great lengths to warn off predators, and this little caterpillar is no exception!
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