January 19, 2017, 4:29 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
In a century of record keeping, last year brought record-high temperatures.
January 18, 2017, 9:12 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
There's so much more strangeness to these slow-moving creatures than meets the eye!
January 17, 2017, 11:48 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Ringling Bros. circus says declining ticket sales, especially with no elephants in the shows, makes the circus unsustainable.
January 12, 2017, 1 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Biologists in Texas discovered a den, and it's all celebration!
January 11, 2017, 12:49 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The lesser long-nosed bat may make history as the first bat to be removed from the Endangered Species List.
January 11, 2017, 10:09 a.m. by Catie Leary
The beleaguered rusty patched bumble bee is the first bee species in the Lower 48 to be listed as endangered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
January 19, 2017, 9:05 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Judging by Instagram hashtags, these monuments, landmarks and destinations around the globe are the places we love to photograph most.
January 18, 2017, 12:07 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
From fire and ice to amazing creatures, the beauty of our planet never fails to amaze.
January 13, 2017, 7:06 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Squirrels and other rodents have a blast in the snow.
January 11, 2017, 3:28 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory has uncovered a frightening array of black holes in an area of sky the size of the full moon.
January 9, 2017, 2:38 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Weathered old statuary get a colorful upgrade by Geoffroy Mottart.
January 3, 2017, 7:34 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Krista Schlyer is photographing the people, wildlife and landscapes of America's 'forgotten' river.
January 13, 2017, 3:55 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Obama has designated more national monuments than any other president in U.S. history. Here are a few reminders why each one is worth protecting.
January 11, 2017, 8:02 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Lava flows are a breathtaking natural feature to behold — as long as it's from a safe distance, which is possible at these spots around the globe.
January 4, 2017, 12:30 p.m. by Melissa Breyer
Weight Watchers? Paleo? Whole30? DASH diet? Every diet offers something different, here's your guide to figuring it all out.
January 3, 2017, 12:36 p.m. by Josh Lew
These paths are among the best in the U.S. for enjoying scenery and nature while pedaling.
December 30, 2016, 12:38 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Some are hairless, some have dreadlocks.
December 28, 2016, 12:07 p.m. by Josh Lew
From harvests to religious observances, here are 10 ways other cultures mark the new year.