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Fri, Aug 22, 2014 1:00 PM
When you're out on the trail and the weather turns, do you know what to do? Here's how to be ready for any weather when hiking.
The mining project, one of the largest ever conceived, could hold $500 billion in gold and copper.
Whether you focus on the geological history or the folkloric history of Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland, you'll come to the same conclusion: this is one strange and amazing place.
The new breeding pair discovered on San Clemente Island is the first on the island in over 50 years, marking the slow but steady return of the raptors to their native range.
The moon is rising nearly an hour later each night, making it difficult for folks to catch a glimpse.
The book, which is currently seeking a boost from an online fundraising campaign, features fabulous underwater photography by marine life advocate Richard Salas.
At a small San Antonio solar facility, the ovine groundskeeping crew keep things trim and tidy with the aid of split upper lips and 4-chambered stomachs.
The gaping 260-foot-wide hole was spotted in an area of Siberia known as 'the end of the world.'
If you never really learned what meteorological words meant, here's a primer.
Even though there are thousands of species of bee across the continent, they still need our help to keep from going extinct.
Dive partners Cameron Dietrich and Colin Sutton were fishing off the coast of Mexico when Dietrich saw a sea turtle caught in a line. [Video]
A photographer has caught fascinating slow-motion footage of honeybees flying, working and even stinging.
Patterns show the influence of nature and cultural history, such as farm towns gridded west of Minneapolis, or how cities like Berlin spread out like sea stars.
Humane Wildlife Services recently responded to a call about a family of foxes living beneath a backyard shed slated to be torn down. [Video]
Researchers are baffled at the brutal behavior, as porpoises throughout Cardigan Bay are being systematically attacked by dolphins.
Wolves have been intertwined with humans since time immemorial. How much do you know about this important animal?
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