Divers find stunning coral forests around Sicily's underwater volcanoes
July 11, 2018, 3:53 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
An expedition around Sicily's underwater volcanoes discovered a previously unknown lush coral forest and new species.
Why rescuing the youth soccer team from a Thai cave wasn't easy or quick
July 10, 2018, 9:52 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The rescue mission took several attempts and strategic maneuvering through narrow passageways and floodwaters.
UNESCO selects 19 new breathtaking World Heritage Sites
July 6, 2018, 11:47 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
UNESCO's World Heritage Committee has added 19 new locations to its list of World Heritage Sites and expanded the boundaries of another one.
Excavations at Pompeii reveal more about how one unlucky victim died
July 2, 2018, 10:41 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Archaeologists studying the nearly 2,000-year-old remains say the man was likely disabled or injured while fleeing the eruption of Mount Vesuvius.
Otherworldly wildfires blaze across Manchester moors
June 29, 2018, 10:56 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Saddleworth Moor wildfires are 'unprecedented' in recent memory.
Belize barrier reef removed from UNESCO’s sites in danger list
June 27, 2018, 9:04 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Belize is home to the longest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere.
London's trees may store as much carbon as a rainforest
June 27, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Urban parks may be an underrated front in the battle against climate change.
Cool math trick: Converting between miles and kilometers
10 of the worst wildfires in U.S. history
The mystery and danger of Jacob's Well
10 surprising facts about palm trees
Global tree cover has increased 7% over the last 35 years
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening