Obama, Bear Grylls to swap survival tips in Alaska
August 31, 2015, 3:22 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Survivalist to host the president on a special edition of 'Running Wild with Bear Grylls.'
Why planes are so good at withstanding lightning strikes
August 21, 2015, 2:43 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Everything from discharge points to specialized shielding gives airplanes a solid defense against lightning.
Hilarious 'Nature Rx' frames the great outdoors as a prescription drug
August 10, 2015, 9:25 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Are you feeling tired, irritable and stressed out? It may be time for a natural remedy.
Stunning mountain sunrise reflected in a mirror-calm lake
August 10, 2015, 10:58 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The photographer hiked two miles in the dark in order to be in position for the shot when the sun came up.
Say hello to the 'Virgin Rainbow,' the finest opal ever unearthed
August 10, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Worth more than $1 million, this gemstone is distinguished for its rich color palette and light-refracting qualities that defy description.
Carnivorous Drosera plants exude alien beauty in brilliant macro photos
August 7, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Nature photographer Joni Niemelä has a talent for bringing out the most exquisite aspects of the world around us.
Photographer captures ethereal connection between humans and nature
August 3, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
This unconventional fashion photography melds strikingly beautiful human subjects with surreal natural environments.