Mon, May 07, 2012 at 9:27 AM
By looking at current growth rate, geologists aim to determine if this western U.S. mountain chain is either 40-80 million years old or merely 3 million years old.
Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 9:29 AM
Video: Arbor from Nevada specializes in abstract works of art. Is this pooch the next Picasso?
Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 12:02 PM
President Obama is on a 4-state tour promoting his energy policies, which include support for domestic oil production and investments in renewable energy sources.
Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 6:59 PM
'"As long as I'm president, we will not walk away from the promise of clean energy,' the president said during a visit to a solar energy plant in Nevada.
Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 5:03 PM
Las Vegas restaurant serves 8,000-calorie meals.
Thu, Jan 19, 2012 at 6:59 PM
A wind-driven fire raged through brush near Reno, Nev., engulfing homes and prompting residents and livestock to flee by the thousands.
Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 6:07 AM
The best environmental photos of the week.
Mon, Jan 09, 2012 at 9:24 AM
Nuclear tourism is a relatively new type of tourism where people travel to significant sites in atomic history.
Mon, Nov 28, 2011 at 3:49 PM
In Montana alone, investigators have recovered more than 7,300 stolen or missing cattle worth nearly $8 million during the past three years.
Sat, Nov 19, 2011 at 9:52 PM
The Burning Man festival is known for many things- large crazy art installations, occasional blinding dust storms, and lots and lots of naked people. In the last few years it's also becoming known as a great place to see cool, small houses.