Tue, Jul 17 2012 at 10:19 AM
The dazzling auroras, which could be seen as far south as Michigan and New York, were the product of strong X-class solar flares that burst from the sun on July 12.
Mon, Jul 16 2012 at 11:54 AM
The Boryeong mud festival, which features mud-filled pools and slides, kicked off 15 years ago as a marketing tool to promote Boryeong's local mud cosmetics.
Thu, Jul 12 2012 at 10:50 AM
Landslides and record rainfall inundate the streets with water and wash away homes on the southern island of Kyushu.
Wed, Jul 11 2012 at 10:55 AM
The ancient stone circle lights up with the Fire Garden, part of the annual Salisbury International Arts Festival.
Tue, Jul 10 2012 at 12:45 PM
Citizens of Krymsk, Russia, struggle to recover from flash floods that took everything.
Mon, Jul 09 2012 at 12:29 PM
Wild horses from the mountains of Sabucedo are rounded up for Rapa das Bestas, a traditional Spanish festival that involves shearing the horses' manes and tails.
Fri, Jul 06 2012 at 11:41 AM
A colorful endangered frog is named Hyloscirtus princecharlesi in honor of Prince Charles' efforts toward conservation of rain forest habitats.
Thu, Jul 05 2012 at 11:56 AM
Millions of revelers gathered throughout the country and even beyond America's borders to eat hot dogs, set off fireworks and celebrate the 236th anniversary of the United States.
Tue, Jul 03 2012 at 11:20 AM
A grove of 150-foot-tall Supertrees feature a breathtaking aerial walkway and a vertical garden consisting of 163,000 plants from more than 200 species of flowers.
Mon, Jul 02 2012 at 12:16 PM
Temperatures are soaring in various parts of the globe this summer, from the U.S. to Austria to India.