Witnessing a great white shark breach ... terrifying, awesome or both?
June 29, 2016, 6:50 a.m. by Catie Leary
Learn the science behind this remarkable 'fish out of water' movement.
Why we should be fighting for the 'Galapagos of North America'
June 24, 2016, 6:10 a.m. by Catie Leary
The Klamath-Siskiyou ecoregion is one of the world's last and most diverse ancient coniferous forests, yet it remains woefully underprotected.
Dogs vs. sprinklers: The ultimate summertime showdown
June 23, 2016, 6:50 a.m. by Catie Leary
Ah, summer. A time for lounging by the pool, eating your weight in watermelon and, of course, frolicking in sprinklers!
How chameleons use ultra-sticky saliva to nab their prey
June 22, 2016, 6:12 a.m. by Catie Leary
Chameleons are renowned for their enigmatic eyes and color-changing skin, but that's not their only showstopping quality.
Milky Way pops against White Sands' swirling sandstorms
June 21, 2016, 6:10 a.m. by Catie Leary
You might assume this surreal arid landscape is from some far-off land, but rest assured, these gorgeous rolling dunes are all-American!
The ultimate solstice viewing spot is in the middle of the Utah desert
June 20, 2016, 5:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Pack your bags and head out to the Great Basin Desert to see Nancy Holt's land art masterpiece, "Sun Tunnels."
Panoramic coffee cup art depicts slices of life in Tokyo
June 17, 2016, 3:48 p.m. by Catie Leary
Instead of throwing away their paper coffee cups, these two artists upcycle them into a one-of-a-kind panorama sketches.
The strange world of insects that mimic other insects
June 17, 2016, 6:02 a.m. by Catie Leary
5 fascinating examples of uncanny arthropods that will make you do a double-take.