Earth Matters

The legend of Skeleton Lake just got weirder

What is a kinkajou and why is it in my house?

16 images that will make you feel 'as free as a bird'

Proposal to mine near Okefenokee Swamp raises old fears

A black hole met a neutron star and swallowed it 'Pac-man' style

Starman's Tesla completes orbit around the sun

After deadly season, new rules would limit who can climb Mount Everest

Brilliant things happen when science and photography collide

Life on other planets may glow like coral to protect itself from an angry sun

Scientists detect more repeating radio signals from deep space

8 things you didn't know about prairie dogs

July was the hottest month ever recorded on Earth