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Fri, Mar 06, 2015 10:36 AM
A photographer spotted a coyote as it trotted into her yard and explored a toy left in the snow. What she managed to capture on camera is the beauty of play.
Though fog may seem like something that would ruin a good wildlife outing, you can put it to your advantage and make moody, dream-like photos.
The phenomenon is often talked about but rarely seen, so is it real?
3 intensive Earth forces helped make Greenland into the landscape it is today.
Mission controllers in Houston are analyzing data from the station to determine if there was an actual leak or a malfunctioning sensor.
The earliest dogs appeared in the Americas only about 10,000 years ago, which is around the age of the oldest known dog burial site.
Most species of shark give birth to live young, but shark births are rarely witnessed in the wild.
Sea otters are always up to something!
From flamingos to giant trees, rocky shores to exploding volcanoes, these are some of America's greatest hits.
The flare may've been the result of the black hole munching on a stellar snack, like an asteroid.
The module will collect data about the moon, including photographing the surface for engineers to select the best landing spot for the Chang'e 5 lunar mission.
Before they become adults, these tiny creatures stay safe in a beautiful, fiber-optic way.
NPR's Skunk Bear group pays musical tribute to the world's last Pinta Island tortoise.
A lucky photographer captures a squirrel moving her babies one by one to a new den, showing off some serious muscle in the process!
When researchers turned to the natural world for solutions, they found them in this odd and beautiful diving bird.
Despite disagreeing with a recent study, the Curiosity rover team encourages outside studies that interpret and offer potential insights into their data.
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