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Thu, Oct 23, 2014 12:28 PM
Whether you're planning to camp overnight or hike for only a few hours, make sure you're prepared before you hit the trail.
Many old wives' tales about the weather turn out to be true.
Bryan Pijanowski, a self-described 'soundscape ecologist,' has installed microphones around the world so he can capture the planet's noises.
If you've ever wondered what hamsters and the French Revolution have to do with the first day of fall, we've got the answers.
Equal parts planning and dumb luck went into this photographer's magical capture of one of nature's most loved phenomena.
The momentous march was organized to coincide with the U.N. Climate Summit, which is scheduled to convene on Tuesday in New York City.
Videos of artistic elephants keep popping up on the Internet, but is there more to this than meets the eye?
The world has 30 years to reverse the CO2 trend before global warming surpasses the 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit target set at the 2009 climate summit in Copenhagen.
Also aboard the capsule is the RapidScat, an instrument that measures the speed and direction of ocean winds on Earth.
In addition to its atmospheric studies, MAVEN will also serve as a communications link between ground controllers on Earth and NASA's Mars rovers.
Learn about the 5 species of rhinoceros, all of which are dealing with major conservation threats.
The Department of Public Works denies permitting for a much-anticipated event involving '1,000 feet of soapy vinyl.' And water. Lots of water.
These little guys had to get their priorities straight, and that meant minimizing their feet.
It takes a lot of work in post-processing to make our home galaxy appear in some photographs.
It's hard not to feel a little more open, a little more hopeful, after reading this quote.
English golfer Andy Sullivan will soon soar to the edge of space aboard the XCOR Lynx space plane. He might want to bring his lucky 9-iron.
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