August 18, 2017, 10:59 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Even Darwin puzzled over the gaping blank in the planet's natural history.
Largest volcanic region on Earth found hidden underneath Antarctic ice
August 14, 2017, 10:37 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
If the volcanoes blow, it could be bad news for sea levels.
'The Living Forest' is an open invitation to regain a sense of awe
August 14, 2017, 1:55 p.m. by Angela Nelson
A new book from photographer Robert Llewellyn and scientist Joan Maloof encourages readers to study the forest, not just look at it.
Greenland is fighting a massive wildfire (and that's weird)
August 9, 2017, 1:03 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Researchers are unsure what triggered the blaze or how long it will last.
Check out this subway-inspired map of America's rivers
August 9, 2017, 7:11 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Designer Theo Rindos applies the familiar schematic style of transit maps to major U.S. waterways.
Organisms found surviving in Earth's most barren hellscape
August 8, 2017, 8:47 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Danakil Depression is a scorching hot, bone-dry, lava-spewing hellhole with lakes of acid. Somehow, there's still life.