Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 12:02 PM
Photographer braves Arctic temperatures to capture the surreal frozen landscapes of Chicago's Montrose Beach.
Mon, Jan 06, 2014 at 12:30 PM
Add the Christmas Tree Throwing World Championships to the long, creative list of ways to reuse or recycle your Christmas tree!
Mon, Jan 06, 2014 at 9:56 AM
Children rejoiced and travelers let out a collective groan as the year's first major snowstorm, dubbed 'Hercules,' closed public schools and grounded more than 2,300 flights across Chicago, Boston and New York City.
Mon, Jan 06, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Russian photographer Andre Ermolaev offers a unique aerial perspective of Iceland's arresting landscapes.
Fri, Jan 03, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The annual headcount requires keepers to document every single invertebrate, bird, fish, mammal, reptile and amphibian — a whopping 850 different species in all — living within the zoo's walls.
Thu, Jan 02, 2014 at 9:33 AM
The Chitwan Elephant Festival features elephant races, pageants and even soccer matches to raise awareness for the endangered species.
Tue, Dec 31, 2013 at 8:30 AM
The sea goddess Iemanja is believed to grant New Year's wishes to those who send offerings into the ocean.
Mon, Dec 30, 2013 at 9:00 AM
Bicyclists feed seagulls along the Triveni Sangam, the confluence of three holy rivers — the Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswathi — in Allahabad, India.
Fri, Dec 27, 2013 at 3:00 PM
This eerie visual phenomenon occurs when light (usually from the sun or the moon) reflects off ice crystals hovering in the air.
Thu, Dec 26, 2013 at 4:00 PM
Rafters paddle homemade rafts during the 47th annual Matlock Boxing Day Raft Race in Derbyshire, England.