April 17, 2015, 12:50 p.m. by Shea Gunther
These endearing videos show people helping cats, dogs, whales and a squirrel out of bad situations.
March 25, 2015, 5:50 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Kilauea has been erupting for 32 years, but a new video captures the volcano's oozing beauty as few people ever get to see it.
January 9, 2015, 1:30 p.m. by Russell McLendon
An animal-welfare group is seeking help sewing mittens for koalas burned in Australia's recent bushfires.
August 25, 2014, 12:27 p.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Pikas are sensitive to shifts in temperatures and their movements are considered a reliable indicator regarding global warming.
May 29, 2014, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
The craggy slopes of Oak Creek Canyon near Sedona are enveloped by smoke and flames from Arizona's Slide Wildfire.
May 16, 2014, 9:23 a.m. by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Dry conditions, gusty winds and triple-digit temperatures set off fires that have burned nearly 16 square miles.
April 23, 2014, 12:44 p.m. by Shea Gunther
Watch the fire spin and swirl as its driven up towards the heavens by an array of well-placed box fans to the soothing tune of 'Moonlight Sonata.'
January 20, 2014, 1 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The rare winter fire was likely started when three men tossed pieces of paper onto fire when a gust of wind blew the embers everywhere.
October 23, 2013, 10:46 a.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A weak but windy cold front, mountainous terrain and huge pyrocumulus clouds are making it difficult to get the over 50 fires under control.
October 22, 2013, 9:57 a.m. by Marc Lallanilla, LiveScience
Fallen eucalyptus leaves create dense carpets of flammable leaves and tree bark which only add fuel to the fires.
September 12, 2013, 12:32 p.m. by Douglas Main, LiveScience
A lack of plants and undergrowth -- burned away by fires -- allows rain to run off the ground as if it were a sheet of metal.