Natural Disasters

7 monuments, cities and world treasures we could lose to rising sea levels

Tabletop planter from Japan doubles as emergency earthquake helmet

New Zealand's '8th Wonder of the World' rediscovered

Sinkhole forms in pond, devours 25 tons of fish

Earthquake-proof bed looks more terrifying than the Big One itself

Scientists identify the single most lightning-struck spot on Earth

A biscuit from the Titanic just sold for $23,000

From deadly hailstorm, Skeleton Lake was born

Massive sinkhole swallows beach camp in Australia

Are we ready for 'gray swan' storms?

3 Solar Decathlon homes designed to withstand the next Katrina

Hurricane Katrina prompted a shift in pet rights