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Thu, Sep 18, 2014 1:00 PM
It's hard not to feel a little more open, a little more hopeful, after reading this quote.
The ancient flying reptile known as the pterosaur may have stored food in a throat pouch like a pelican.
The enhanced auroras will be most visible across the northern U.S. states, along the U.S.-Canada border and in New England.
The futuristic weather report is based on current climate science and was released as part of a video series preceding the U.N. Climate Summit.
Take a tour of the world's most fiery destinations, many of which have been burning continuously for decades, even centuries.
The cloud-strewn sky and flower-covered mountainside seem to mirror each other in this gorgeous sunrise landscape photo.
If you found yourself stranded in a desert with minimal supplies, do you have the skills to make it out alive? Test your knowledge with this quiz!
International action that phased out the production and use of ozone-depleting chemicals is credited with helping the recovery.
Geomagnetic storms can temporarily disrupt GPS signals, radio communications and power grids, as well as intensify auroral displays.
The ride from the International Space Station to Earth lasted less than 3 1/2 hours — roughly the same amount of time it takes to fly from San Francisco to Houston.
American-style refrigerators don't just waste energy, they can hurt your health and wallet too.
Nearly 170 years after 2 British ships went missing, 1 of them has been found, thanks to sonar images.
The world's most famous ring of standing stones has been studied for centuries, yet we learn something new about it all the time.
How would your town fare after such an impact? This tool spells out the damage in heart-stopping detail.
Climate change is pushing hundreds of U.S. bird species to the brink, but some may still have a wing and a prayer.
The sea has a dead zone the size of Texas, and it's growing bigger every year because of sewage and fertilizer flowing into the waters.
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