Impressively patient orangutan moms may breast-feed for 8 or 9 years
May 19, 2017, 8:23 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
That's longer than any other primate in the wild.
This incredible wisteria flower tunnel is a real place you can visit
May 17, 2017, 8:56 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
If you're planning a springtime trip to Japan, you'll want this spot to be on your must-see list.
Italy's deadly supervolcano is readying itself for another eruption
May 16, 2017, 1:31 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Campi Flegrei — which translates to 'the burning fields' — has had 2 major, catastrophic eruptions in its history. Now, it's showing signs of reawakening.
Sorry, but this tiny, stunning Italian village won't pay you to move there
May 15, 2017, 8:21 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Bormida is at risk of becoming a ghost town, so the mayor floated the idea of cheap rent to anyone willing to call it home — and then regretted it.
Rare western snowy plovers nesting in Los Angeles after 70-year absence
May 14, 2017, 9:40 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These tiny shorebirds suffered severe population declines, but this nesting season offers hope for the species in southern California.
See the Crab Nebula from 5 different observatories
May 12, 2017, 8:21 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
This well-known nebula has been cracked open to see all its glory.